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Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern


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David Braun claps on the sideline. Northwestern landed its presumptive starting quarterback Thursday.

Football: Northwestern lands transfer quarterback Mike Wright

May 9, 2024

More than four years ago, a 6-foot-4, three-star quarterback from Atlanta narrowed his collegiate commitment down to two schools, Northwestern and Vanderbilt. Mike Wright chose the latter program, electing...

A team huddle. Three other former players have filed suit against the University, bringing the total to 25.

Three new plaintiffs file lawsuits against Northwestern in football hazing scandal

May 8, 2024

Content warning: This story contains mention of hazing, sexual assault and suicidal ideation. Three new former football players filed lawsuits Wednesday in the Cook County Circuit Court against Northwestern...

Pat Fitzgerald. The former coach is suing the University for defamation and breach of contract.

Former NU football players win motion to consolidate Pat Fitzgerald lawsuit

April 24, 2024

Attorneys representing former Northwestern football players in their lawsuit against the University won a motion Tuesday to consolidate with former coach Pat Fitzgerald’s lawsuit for discovery purposes. Attorneys...

Brendan Sullivan drops back to pass against Maryland last season. Sullivan announced his entrance into the transfer portal on Tuesday.

Football: Quarterback Brendan Sullivan enters transfer portal

April 23, 2024

Northwestern quarterback Brendan Sullivan has entered the transfer portal, he announced on X Tuesday. Sullivan, who was the presumed starter on the team’s spring ball roster, has two years of eligibility...

Junior linebacker Braydon Brus looks to make a play during Saturday’s final spring practice. Brus forced two fumbles on kickoff coverage last season.

Football: Northwestern’s Braydon Brus looks to jump into Mike linebacker spot

April 22, 2024

Donning black and white practice jerseys on a chilly Saturday morning in Martin Stadium, Northwestern provided a plethora of potential precursors at its sole open spring practice. Coach David Braun’s...

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