Northwestern Wildcats News
Northwestern stops Illinois to become bowl eligible
Saturday, November 26, 2016
- Justin Jackson rushed for three touchdowns and 173 yards as Northwestern became bowl eligible with a 42-21 victory over Illinois Saturday afternoon at Ryan Field in Evansto...
Leidner leads Minnesota past Northwestern
Saturday, November 19, 2016
- Mitch Leidner passed for one fourth quarter touchdown and ran for another as Minnesota pulled away late and claimed a 29-12 Big Ten victory over Northwestern on Saturday at...
Northwestern rolls past Purdue in second half
Saturday, November 12, 2016
- Northwestern scored 31 second-half points and ran past Purdue 45-17 on Saturday at Ross-Ade Stadium in West Lafayette, Ind. Quarterback Clayton Thorson completed 23 of 36...
No. 6 Ohio State avoids upset against Northwestern
Saturday, October 29, 2016
- Just when it looked like sixth-ranked Ohio State might be in danger of a second straight loss, the Buckeyes' offense and defense came through with the game -- and possibly ...
Jackson leads Northwestern past Michigan State
Saturday, October 15, 2016
- Justin Jackson rushed for a career-high 188 yards and two touchdowns and Clayton Thorson threw three touchdown passes as Northwestern topped struggling Michigan State 54-40...
Northwestern surprises Iowa, 38-31
Saturday, October 01, 2016
- The Iowa Hawkeyes were stunned on Homecoming Saturday, falling 38-31 to the Northwestern Wildcats at Kinnick Stadium. It was the Wildcats first victory over Iowa since 2...
No. 20 Nebraska holds off Northwestern
Saturday, September 24, 2016
- EVANSTON, Ill. -- Nebraska committed two uncharacteristic turnovers Saturday night when knocking on the door for touchdowns, but the missed scores ultimately didn't m...
Northwestern defeats Duke for first win of season
Saturday, September 17, 2016
- Clayton Thorson threw three touchdown passes as Northwestern won for the first time this season, defeating visiting Duke 24-13 on Saturday night at Ryan Field in Evan...
Illinois State stuns Northwestern
Friday, September 09, 2016
- Illinois State's Sean Slattery kicked a 33-yard field goal as time expired and the Redbirds defeated host Northwestern 9-7 on Saturday at Ryan Field in Evanston, Ill....
Western Michigan stuns Northwestern
Friday, September 02, 2016
- Sophomore running back Jamauri Bogan rushed for the winning touchdown with 5:38 remaining as Western Michigan stunned Northwestern 22-21 in a nonconference contest on...
Horse Tracks: Reactions to Ted Wells report
Friday, May 08, 2015
- The Ted Wells report was released yesterday and it came with a very surprising conclusion. It concludes that the Patriots deliberately deflated balls and that quarterback T...
The case for Marcus Mariota's personality
Tuesday, May 05, 2015
- Among the many facets of new Titans QB Marcus Mariota that we will break down over the coming weeks, months and years is his low-key personality. GM Thomas Dimitroff contin...
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