Football: Pat Fitzgerald’s journey to Northwestern icon

Football Pat Fitzgerald wasn’t always the confident coach Northwestern fans see on Saturdays. Before he stalked the sidelines each fall weekend and students placed bets on whether he’d wear shorts,...

Author: Max Gelman, Reporter
Posted: October 20, 2017, 6:58 am

Football: Northwestern’s receivers look to build on Maryland performance

Football While senior running back Justin Jackson was busy breaking Northwestern’s all-time career rushing record in last weekend’s win over Maryland, another group of players quietly found its foo...

Author: Tim Balk, Gameday Editor
Posted: October 20, 2017, 4:55 am

Football: Settling into Wildcats’ starting kicker role, Kuhbander exudes confidence

Football In high school, Charlie Kuhbander gained notoriety for launching a 60-yard kick — blindfolded. But in college, he appears to have a more mundane goal: Make every kick he attempts. “Every k...

Author: Cole Paxton, Copy Chief
Posted: October 20, 2017, 3:22 am

Paxton: Fitzgerald’s attitude on targeting is good, but it needs to be better

Football Asked this week about the national uptick in targeting calls, including second-half ejections for two key Northwestern defenders against Penn State on Oct. 7, coach Pat Fitzgerald began bo...

Author: Cole Paxton, Copy Chief
Posted: October 20, 2017, 3:07 am

Football: Northwestern offensive line rebounds in win over Maryland

Football COLLEGE PARK, Md. — It was no secret among Northwestern fans: through five games, the Wildcats’ offensive line had been a major area of concern for the team. Those worries crescendoed a we...

Author: Max Schuman , Gameday Editor
Posted: October 15, 2017, 2:48 am

Football: Northwestern shakes off slow conference start with 37-21 win at Maryland

Football COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Looking down the barrel of its first 0-3 start to Big Ten play since 2013, Northwestern responded against Maryland on Saturday and put a dent in the win column amid a b...

Author: Tim Balk, Gameday Editor
Posted: October 15, 2017, 2:34 am

Rapid Recap: Northwestern 37, Maryland 21

Football COLLEGE PARK, Md. — For a day, Northwestern’s offensive woes were forgotten. The Wildcats (3-3, 1-2 Big Ten) racked up 531 yards Saturday as they powered to a 37-21 win over Maryland (3-3,...

Author: Max Schuman, Gameday Editor
Posted: October 14, 2017, 11:05 pm

Football: Justin Jackson breaks all-time Northwestern record for career rushing yards

Football COLLEGE PARK, Md. — Northwestern has a new leader in career rushing. Senior running back Justin Jackson passed Damien Anderson’s mark of 4485 yards with a four-yard rush in the first quart...

Author: Max Schuman, Gameday Editor
Posted: October 14, 2017, 8:09 pm

Schuman: An honest assessment of Clayton Thorson

Football Clayton Thorson has always had the tools. The junior quarterback is a big guy with a rocket arm, and he’s not afraid to face the media after a loss. Combine that with his status as a highl...

Author: Max Schuman, Gameday Editor
Posted: October 13, 2017, 3:45 am

Football: Wildcats hope RPO familiarity proves advantageous against Maryland

Football Run-pass options are the latest rage in college football. No team knows that better than Northwestern. Four of the Wildcats’ five opponents to date have employed “RPOs” heavily, and this c...

Author: Ben Pope, Reporter
Posted: October 13, 2017, 3:07 am

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