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Northwestern injury report: Cameron Dickerson, Eric Olson out, Greg Kuhar healthy for Eastern Illinois

This week's list is more lengthy than last week's

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Northwestern released its Week 2 injury report, and Northwestern's offense will be once again without senior wide receiver Cameron Dickerson. Dickerson is listed as out for the Wildcats' game against Eastern Illinois.

The report also had more bad news for the Northwestern offense, especially along the line. Eric Olson, listed as starting right tackle on the Week 2 depth chart, is out. According to the depth chart, it will be Blake Hance getting the call in Olson's absence.

The other surprising news is that both starting center Brad North and starting wide receiver Miles Shuler are listed as questionable. North missed a portion of the game against Stanford with an injury, but returned to the game in the second half. Should North be unable to go, Ian Park could slide over to center like he did last week when North went out, and Connor Mahoney would step in at left guard. The other option could be keeping Park at left guard and having J.B. Butler, the second-string center, start.

As for Shuler, who had two catches last week, including one for a big third-down conversion, the news is a big concerning the injury bug he's battled in the past. Should he be unable to play, Mike McHugh, a new addition to the two-deep depth chart this week, will see snaps in his place, as could a host of other players, including Jelani Roberts, Flynn Nagel, Macan Wilson and Stephen Buckley.

On the defensive side, reserve safety Jared McGee is out after being injured on special teams against Stanford. But the big news is that Greg Kuhar, who tore is ACL against Notre Dame last year, is not listed on the report, meaning he could be in line to see playing time for the first time since the Wildcats upset the Irish in South Bend.

Park — Northwestern's starting left guard — is listed as probable.

Matt Frazier remains out indefinitely after a staph infection over the summer.