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Northwestern football depth chart vs. Wisconsin: Things stay relatively solid from last week

The two-deep remained pretty much intact from the Purdue game last week

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Northwestern's Week 12 depth chart featured few things of note, reflecting just one change, and it was a change already made against the Boilermakers.

Jaylen Prater, who suffered a season-ending injury knee injury against Penn State, was on last week's depth chart although he was never going to play. Nate Hall took his spot, and those changes are reflecting in this week's two-deep. An interesting note, however is that there is no backup listed for Hall.

The only other change was Garrett Kidd and Cam Dickerson alternating who they will back up.

Here's the full depth chart:

Changes in bold italics

Starter/1st String Backup/2nd String
Quarterback Clayton Thorson Zack Oliver OR Matt Alviti
Running Back Justin Jackson Warren Long
X-Receiver Mike McHugh Garrett Kidd
Y-Receiver Christian Jones Austin Carr
Z-Receiver Miles Shuler Cam Dickerson
Superback Dan Vitale Garrett Dickerson
Left Tackle Blake Hance Shane Mertz
Left Guard Shane Mertz Connor Mahoney
Center Ian Park Brad North
Right Guard Matt Frazier J.B. Butler
Right Tackle Eric Olson Tommy Doles
Starter/1st String Backup/2nd String
Defensive End Dean Lowry Xavier Washington
Defensive Tackle C.J. Robbins Max Chapman
Defensive Tackle Tyler Lancaster Jordan Thompson
Defensive End Deonte Gibson Ifeadi Odenigbo
SAM Linebacker Drew Smith Joseph Jones
MIKE Linebacker Anthony Walker Cameron Queiro
WILL Linebacker Nate Hall
Cornerback Matt Harris Marcus McShepard
Safety Traveon Henry Jared McGee
Safety Godwin Igwebuike Terrance Brown
Cornerback Nick VanHoose Keith Watkins II
Starter/1st String Backup/2nd String
Kicker Jack Mitchell Arthur Omilian
Punter Hunter Niswander Matt Micucci
Kickoff Specialist Jack Mitchell Matt Micucci
Kick Returner Solomon Vault Jelani Roberts
Punt Returner Miles Shuler Nick VanHoose
Long Snapper Chris Fitzpatrick