Was there ever any doubt?
Just like March Madness, this bracket had upsets, close calls and even a cinderella run by the admittedly under-seeded 1948 Northwestern squad (my bad on that guys, I know). But also like most March Madnesses, the end result still ended up being a victory for the blue-blood.
The 1995 Wildcat squad is easily the most famous and well-known team in program history, and thanks to all of you who voted in our bracket, they are now officially the greatest Northwestern football team of all-time.
They closed it out in another blowout, winning with by a whopping 252-41 voting margin. The ‘48 ‘Cats get the silver, and by a single vote, the 2017 Northwestern team gets the third spot on the podium over the 1962 edition.
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