Northwestern struggled offensively in 2015, but with a year under quarterback Clayton Thorson's belt, they should be able to improve on that side of the ball next season.
Northwestern may have the better record, but Tennessee has the line in this Big 10-SEC showdown.
Northwestern will likely enter 10-win status once this game comes to an end.
The Big 10 is in store for a monster slate of games in Week 12.
The Wildcats were heading in the wrong direction following a 5-0 start, but end their two-game skid against the underachieving Cornhuskers.
Both teams still have a shot at making the Big Ten title game, for what it's worth.
The Big House is going to be rocking this weekend ... especially once this game is over.
The Minnesota Golden Gophers hope to upset the No. 16 Northwestern Wildcats in Evanston. See why they have a real shot to.
The Stanford Cardinal and Northwestern Wildcats begin their 2015 college football season on Saturday.
Pat Fitzgerald has had success in the past at Northwestern, but the coach faces his toughest challenge as he tries to get the program back on track.