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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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Football: Northwestern parts ways with defensive coordinator Jim O’Neil, two position coaches

November 29, 2022

After a 1-11 2022 campaign, Northwestern football is committing to major changes. Defensive coordinator Jim O’Neil, wide receivers coach Dennis Springer and defensive line coach Marty Long are no...

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Football: Riker: Everything we needed to know about the 2022 Wildcats, we learned on their home field.

November 27, 2022

Northwestern’s 2022 season was supposed to be about all of the places the team would go: Ireland, historic stadiums like Penn State’s Beaver Stadium and Iowa’s Kinnick Stadium, maybe even a bowl...

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Rapid Recap: Illinois 41, Northwestern 3

November 26, 2022

Rock bottom sounds about right. On a cool Saturday evening at Ryan Field, Northwestern finished its 2022 season with its most lopsided loss to its most bitter rival, sealing what seemed unthinkable...

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Football: Injury-decimated Wildcats can’t complete upset bid to Purdue, suffer 10th straight loss

November 19, 2022

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. — In Northwestern’s potential game-tying drive against Purdue, offensive coordinator Mike Bajakian dialed up what has worked best for the Wildcats all season. Trailing 17-9 midway...

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Football: Price: It’s time for change — reasons behind Northwestern’s downward spiral since 2020

November 19, 2022

For the first time since 1993 — nearly three decades — Northwestern will not reach three wins on the season. The Wildcats dropped their (1-10, 1-7 Big Ten) their 10th straight contest to Purdue (7-4,...

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