Northwestern receivers Set for Big Year in 2013

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The Northwestern Wildcats were known as an offense that liked to throw the ball before last season. In 2012, the Wildcats transformed into a read-option-based attack which led Northwestern to its first bowl win in 64 years and the program’s first 10-win […]

Northwestern coaching staff instrumental to success

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The Northwestern Wildcats are coming off of a 10-win season and there is a lot of optimism around the program. The 64-year-old bowl drought is history and the momentum has carried over into the last week of winter workouts. The catalyst […]

Northwestern needs secondary to stay healthy

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When the Northwestern Wildcats did struggle last season, it was an issue of the secondary being banged up. I should probably be more specific and say it was Nick VanHoose who got hurt. The freshman’s shoulder injury against the Nebraska Cornhuskers was a difficult pill to […]

Northwestern will rely on experienced defensive line

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The transformation of the Northwestern Wildcats‘ defense last season began with the improved play from the defensive line. The pressure from the front-four was ferocious and helped a secondary that struggled at times. Even though the Wildcats lose impact linemen like Brian Arnfelt and Quentin […]

Veterans on Offensive Line Will be Key for Northwestern

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The Northwestern Wildcats burst onto the national scene with a 10-win season and the program’s first bowl win since 1949. The key to their success was a revamped rushing attack and a much improved pass rush. However, the best unit on that […]