The Daily Northwestern

Fitzgerald looking for his Fave 5

Danny Daly

October 6, 2009

Filed under Football, Sports

Following Northwestern's third consecutive game with an ineffective running attack, coach Pat Fitzgerald was clearly unhappy with the play of his offensive line. He has been mixing and matching linemen all week in practice, se...

Football: Demos dominates Big Ten with his foot

Robbie Levin

October 5, 2009

Filed under Football, Sports

Northwestern's victory on Saturday was in no small part due to its special teams play. In addition to recovering one fumble on a kickoff and one on a punt, the Wildcats held one of the conference's most dangerous return men to...

Defense leads Cats to victory in season opener

Andrew Simon

September 6, 2008

Filed under Football

Led by safety Brendan Smith, NU's new-look defense stole the spotlight in Saturday's 30-10 win over Syracuse.

More from TicketCity: Northwestern defense struggles to stop air attack

Jonah L. Rosenblum

December 30, 1994

Filed under Football, Sports

DALLAS - Over the course of a chaotic game, it's hard for football players to keep track of statistics. So when asked about the play of Texas Tech quarterback Taylor Potts, junior safety Brian Peters came back with a question, no...

Coach Randy Walker remembered five seasons after unexpected death

Jonah L. Rosenblum

December 30, 1994

Filed under Football, Sports

When Northwestern completes its 2010 campaign Saturday against Texas Tech, it will mark five full seasons since Randy Walker died of a heart attack just months before the 2006 season was set to begin. Although several years an...