Statistical Preview: Minnesota vs. Northwestern

John Paschall, Assistant Gameday Editor

October 17, 2013
Filed under Blogs, Paschall's Point, Sports Blogs

Northwestern desperately needs a win after its crushing loss at Wisconsin. Here's a preview of the Wildcats' Saturday opponent, the Minnesota Golden Gophers: The red zone will be absolutely critical for the Cats on Saturday.... Read more »

Statistical Preview: Northwestern vs. Maine

John Paschall, Assistant Gameday Editor

September 19, 2013
Filed under Blogs, Paschall's Point, Sports Blogs

The Maine Black Bears were one of 13 Football Championship Subdivision teams that recently took down an Football Bowl Subdivision school. Let’s take a look at what some of the key stats were that helped them in their upset win... Read more »

Syracuse off to shaky start in season opener

John Paschall, Assistant Gameday Editor

September 7, 2013
Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, Paschall's Point, Sports Blogs

As Northwestern recovers from its West Coast trip, let’s take a look at how tonight’s opponent, Syracuse, fared against Penn State last week. Syracuse offense Senior quarterback Drew Allen transferred this year from... Read more »

Statistical Preview: Northwestern vs. California

John Paschall, Reporter

August 29, 2013
Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, Paschall's Point, Sports Blogs, The Summer Northwestern 2013

We’ve done plenty of analysis on Northwestern with our positional previews. Here’s a look at the Wildcats' Week 1 opponent, the California Golden Bears: The Bear Raid It has been well documented that new Cal head... Read more »

What the new Big Ten divisions mean for Northwestern

John Paschall, Reporter

April 30, 2013
Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, Paschall's Point, Sports Blogs

In the Big Ten Conference, geography now matters more than ever. The conference on Sunday announced its new divisional alignments, set to debut in 2014. Northwestern joins Illinois, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, Purdue and Wisconsin... Read more »

Stat up, Stat down for football 2013

John Paschall, Reporter

April 13, 2013
Filed under Blogs, Paschall's Point, Sports Blogs

With spring practice coming to a close Saturday, let's take a look at some statistics from last year and make some (really) early predictions on which direction they will be heading next year. But first, here's a number to... Read more »

Statistical Highlights: Northwestern vs. Illinois

John Paschall, Reporter

November 28, 2012
Filed under Blogs, Paschall's Point, Sports Blogs

Thanks to the powers of TiVo, I was able to break down the first half in Northwestern’s blowout win versus Illinois. Wrap it up Though the Wildcats' defense had a tremendous amount of success against... Read more »

Statistical Highlights: Northwestern vs. Michigan State

John Paschall, Reporter

November 20, 2012
Filed under Blogs, Paschall's Point, Sports Blogs

Vitale’s historic game Quick! Two Northwestern players have gone for more than 100 yards receiving this year. Who are they? If you guessed freshman superback Dan Vitale and junior Kain Colter, pat yourself... Read more »

Statistical Preview: Northwestern vs. Michigan State

John Paschall, Reporter

November 16, 2012
Filed under Blogs, Paschall's Point, Sports Blogs

Trouble in East Lansing It’s been well documented that the Spartans have yet to win a home game against a conference opponent this year. Junior quarterback Andrew Maxwell may have to do with this disappointing... Read more »