Rapid Reaction: Northwestern 24, Western Illinois 7

Rohan Nadkarni, Reporter

September 20, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports

What went right: True freshman running back Justin Jackson had himself a game. Buoyed by a solid run-blocking offensive line, Jackson showed an adept ability at making the first defender miss. He bursted through... Read more »

Halftime Reaction: Northwestern 14, Western Illinois 7

Bobby Pillote, Assistant Sports Editor

September 20, 2014
Filed under Football, Gameday, Sports

Two Steps Forward, One Step Back Northwestern showed many signs of progress in the first half. Save for one very ugly red zone drive that resulted in a fumble by senior quarterback Trevor Siemian, the offense... Read more »

Football: Diagnosing Northwestern's offense

Bobby Pillote, Assistant Sports Editor

September 12, 2014
Filed under Football, Sports

There have been many explanations for the Wildcats' slow offensive start through two games, all of them contributing factors: inaccurate throws by senior quarterback Trevor Siemian, blatant drops by receivers, a tepid running... Read more »

Big Ten suspends C.J. Robbins for punch against NIU

Alex Putterman, Sports Editor

September 9, 2014
Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Northwestern junior defensive tackle C.J. Robbins has been suspended one game for throwing a punch late in the Wildcats' game against Northern Illinois on Saturday, The Big Ten announced Tuesday. Robbins was ... Read more »