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Northwestern Football: Head Coach Pat Fitzgerald Better Than the Numbers
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If you scroll through the last 20 years of Northwestern Wildcats football, you’ll find only three conference championships (1995, 1996 and 2000) and only one bowl win (2013 Gator Bowl). Narrow your lenses to the last eight years, and you’ll […]

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With the ruling coming down today that the Northwestern Wildcats football team can unionize and be recognized as ‘employees’ of the University, the landscape of college athletics is about to change forever. This decision is for the better for so many different […]

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College athletics have gotten a bad rap lately. Okay, so maybe it’s not completely unjustified, but the NCAA has been criticized heavily for its utilization of athletes and not paying them any of the millions of dollars that they generate. […]

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After a preseason full of hype and a successful non-conference season, the sky seemed to be the limit for the Northwestern Wildcats going into Big Ten play. Yesterday’s game presented Northwestern with its final opportunity to get a conference win […]

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Today has been the ultimate letdown for fans of the Northwestern Wildcats.  At the beginning of the 2013 football season there were some very high hopes in Evanston, Illinois.  The Wildcats were coming off a good 2012 season and had […]

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Bruce Thorson - USA Today Sports

There were high hopes for the Northwestern Wildcats going into this season as they began the season being ranked in the AP Top 25. They went 4-0 until the Ohio State Buckeyes handed them their first loss of the season […]

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Northwestern Wildcats head coach Pat Fitzgerald led his team into Kinnick stadium in search of a desperately-needed Big Ten Victory. In his way stood coach Kirk Ferentz and the Iowa Hawkeyes. The Wildcats were once a BCS hopeful team that had […]

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Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports

The Northwestern Wildcats will be playing host to the Minnesota Golden Gophers this weekend. What should we expect from two teams both desperately in need of a victory? The Wildcats have lost three contributing players for this week’s game. But […]

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venric mark

Venric Mark was an All-Amercan punt returner in 2012 for the Northwestern Wildcats and also rushed for 1,366 yards as he guided the team to a remarkable 10-3 record. He was poised to come back for his senior season and […]

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The Northwestern Wildcats pushed the No. 4-ranked Ohio State Buckeyes to the limit last week losing a close game 40-30. However, the Wildcats faced an uphill battle at they traveled to Camp Randall Stadium on Saturday to face the Wisconsin Badgers. […]

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