Football: Full 2018 season preview, including positional breakdowns and record predictions


Daily file photo by Jacob Swan

Quarterback Clayton Thorson and receiver Flynn Nagel will be among the most important parts of the Wildcats’ offense in 2018.

Gameday Staff


It’s almost here: The opening night of Northwestern’s 2018 football season is less than two weeks away.

While coach Pat Fitzgerald and the Wildcats prepare to build upon their 10-3 season a year ago, The Daily has compiled a complete, in-depth breakdown of this NU team to get you equally prepared for opening kickoff on August 30.

Click this link to enter our 2018 season preview, which includes detailed analyses of every position group and predictions for the season overall.