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Northwestern Wildcats Football Recruiting

Northwestern Wildcats football recruiting news and analysis.

Charlie Schmidt commits to Northwestern

The 2018 offensive lineman is the third member of the class

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2018 wide receiver prospect Micah Jones picks Notre Dame

Northwestern was one of the finalists for the services of the 6-foot-5, 200-pound Jones, who plays his high school ball in nearby Gurnee, Illinois.

Looking ahead to the 2018 recruiting class

The Wildcats have some holes to fill up and down the roster.

Reaction to 2017 class, post-National Signing Day

It’s Pat Fitzgerald’s second-best class ever.

Defensive line leads way for Northwestern’s 2017 class

Earnest Brown IV, Trevor Kent and Sam Miller ensure the future of the d-line is well-stocked.

NU announces grad transfer, six walk-ons including JOE SPIVAK

Could any of these guys be the next Austin Carr?

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Class of 2017 signs National Letter of Intent

2017 Signing Day profiles: LB Chee Anyanwu

The most recent commit, Anyanwu will transition to linebacker from safety.

2017 Signing Day profiles: QB Andrew Marty

Marty is the only quarterback in the Class of 2017.

2017 Signing Day profiles: S Bryce Jackson

A bruiser with good size, Jackson shows the potential to contribute as a run stopper

2017 Signing Day profiles: OL Ethan Wiederkehr

Wiederkehr is a strong offensive tackle who also played a bit of tight end in high school

2017 Signing Day profiles: OL Ethan Wiederkehr

Wiederkehr is a strong offensive tackle who also played a bit of tight end in high school

2017 Signing Day profiles: K Charlie Kuhbander

One of the best kicking prospects in the nation is coming to Evanston.

2017 Signing Day profiles: WR Kyric McGowan

A versatile athlete, McGowan has a lot of talent with the ball in his hands

2017 Signing Day profiles: CB Cameron Ruiz

A little-known recruit, Ruiz has a really impressive tape and list of honors.

2017 Signing Day profiles: LB Peter McIntyre

McIntyre is a speedy linebacker who excels in pass coverage.

2017 Signing Day Profiles: WR Berkeley Holman

Holman has a great name and great explosiveness.

2017 Signing Day profiles: WR Jace James

James has good ball skills, and has a knack for getting open on extended plays.

2017 Signing Day profiles: S Austin Hiller

Hiller’s a rangy safety from Texas and a state champion.

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Northwestern 2017 National Signing Day profiles

2017 Signing Day profiles: OL Rashawn Slater

Slater is a solid interior lineman who played two ways in high school.

2017 Signing Day profiles: S J.R. Pace

The Georgia native is ranked as the 4th-best recruit in the class.

2017 National Signing Day profiles: DE Trevor Kent

The talented defensive lineman chose the Wildcats over a host of national powerhouses.

2017 National Signing Day profiles: DE Earnest Brown IV

The top-rated recruit in the class can bring some heat off the edge.

2017 Signing Day profiles: SB Trey Pugh

The athletic early enrollee looks to continue Northwestern’s strong superback tradition.

2017 Signing Day profiles: DL Sam Miller

The early enrollee is one part of Northwestern’s heralded class of 2017 defensive linemen.

Northwestern football adds 2017 safety Chee Anyanwu

He’ll transition to SAM linebacker for the Wildcats.

Northwestern recruiting update: Who’s next?

The Wildcats will hope to be rounding out its class and are in contention for several key names.

2017 commits Holman, Hiller win state championships

Both played major roles in bringing home some hardware.

Northwestern 2017 commitment update: Defense

The top-rated recruits of the class did not disappoint.

2017 Northwestern commits post huge numbers in senior season

Lots of future Wildcats impressed in their senior campaigns. We start with the offense

2018 quarterback Jason Whittaker talks commitment

The first member of the recruiting class discussed Northwestern visits, goals and more.

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