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Balk: Appreciate Clayton Thorson, already one of Northwestern’s best quarterbacks ever

Tim Balk, Managing Editor

November 17, 2016

Filed under Football, Sports

Football Don’t look now, but Clayton Thorson is having as good a season as any quarterback in Northwestern history. The sophomore is just two touchdown passes away from tying the single-season program record. He’s a li...

Football Notebook: Stories from Montre Hartage, Austin Carr

Max Gelman, Gameday Editor

November 17, 2016

Filed under Football, Gameday 2016, Sports

Football With many injuries to the Wildcats’ secondary this season, Montre Hartage has been asked to fill in since Day One. After some early struggles, he finally appears to be coming into his own. The sophomore cor...

Pillote: Bowl projections for Northwestern, explained

Bobby Pillote, Assistant Gameday Editor

November 10, 2016

Filed under Columns, Football, Sports

Football Sitting at 4-5 with three winnable games left on its schedule against Purdue, Minnesota and Illinois, Northwestern looks poised to make a bowl game for the second season in a row. Minnesota (7-2, 4-2 Big Ten) is...