Football Notebook: Fitzgerald leaves open possibility of middle linebacker rotation

Football Anthony Walker may not have a clear-cut replacement. The star middle linebacker’s departure to the NFL after his junior season left sophomore Nathan Fox and redshirt freshman Paddy Fisher ...

Author: Cole Paxton, Web Editor
Posted: August 13, 2017, 4:46 pm

Football: Graduate transfers Jalen Brown, Trey Klock settle into Northwestern camp

The newest additions to Northwestern’s roster — Jalen Brown, a graduate transfer wide receiver from Oregon, and Trey Klock, a graduate transfer offensive lineman from Georgia Tech — had a challengi...

Author: Ben Pope, Summer Editor
Posted: August 12, 2017, 4:15 pm

Football Notebook: Lancaster ‘proud’ to receive No. 1 jersey, calls it ‘a responsibility’

Football Coach Pat Fitzgerald said defensive tackle Tyler Lancaster leads more by example than with his voice, which, Lancaster pointed out, is more plausible in part because of his size. Speaking ...

Author: Cole Paxton, Web Editor
Posted: August 10, 2017, 5:11 am

Football: Former coach Ara Parseghian dies at age 94

Football Ara Parseghian, who coached Northwestern from 1956 to 1963, died Wednesday morning at the age of 94, according to ESPN. Parseghian compiled at 36-35-1 record with the Wildcats — a level of...

Author: Ben Pope, Summer Editor
Posted: August 2, 2017, 1:38 pm

Football: Former Northwestern lineman Dean Lowry finding niche in Packers’ defensive front

Football Under the lights of Lambeau Field on December 11, Packers defensive lineman Dean Lowry detached himself from Seahawks blocker Bradley Sowell, cut into the pocket and saw Seattle quarterbac...

Author: Ben Pope, Summer Editor
Posted: August 2, 2017, 3:17 am

Football: Rediscovering Ara Parseghian’s forgotten legacy of innovation at Northwestern

Fifty-four years after Northwestern’s most recent tenure as the nation’s No. 1 football team, members of the remarkable 1962 team gathered last fall for a reunion with their then-93-year-old coach:...

Author: Ben Pope, Summer Editor
Posted: July 27, 2017, 7:34 pm

Football: Dickerson could be elixir for experience-lacking receiving corps

Football CHICAGO — When the watch list for the Mackey Award, given annually to college football’s best tight end, came out earlier this month, 55 names were on it. Northwestern senior superback Gar...

Author: Ben Pope, Summer Editor
Posted: July 26, 2017, 11:27 pm

Football Notebook: Northwestern to begin training camp unusually late

Football CHICAGO — Northwestern will be among the last schools in the country to open training camp when it begins Aug. 5, a move made in part because of the University’s academic calendar. Speakin...

Author: Cole Paxton, Web Editor
Posted: July 26, 2017, 2:18 pm

Football: Jackson, Thorson, Igwebuike named to preseason Player of the Year watchlists

Football The preseason hype surrounding Northwestern football expanded Monday to include some of the Wildcats’ biggest stars. Senior running back Justin Jackson and junior quarterback Clayton Thors...

Author: Ben Pope, Summer Editor
Posted: July 10, 2017, 5:36 pm

How a Northwestern startup plans to revolutionize college football recruiting

When Wake Forest’s football program hired Taylor Redd in February to head the program’s recruiting efforts, coach Dave Clawson took Redd aside and handed him an article he had printed out. “You mig...

Author: Dan Waldman, Assistant Summer Editor
Posted: July 7, 2017, 1:55 pm

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