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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...

Pope: Exposure benefits will make Friday football worthwhile for Northwestern

Ben Pope, Reporter

November 10, 2016

Filed under Columns, Football, Sports

Northwestern will twice feature in the Big Ten’s new plan to play one Friday football game per week next season, traveling to Maryland on Friday, Oct. 13, and then hosting Michigan State on Friday, Oct. 27. That announcement...

Schuman: Fitzgerald’s stability is a major boost for Northwestern

Max Schuman, Sports Editor

November 4, 2016

Filed under Columns, Football, Sports

Coaching movement is a ubiquitous aspect of college football. Big teams who failed to meet expectations look for hot commodities at mid-tier programs to return to their former glory. After the powerhouses take their pick of the...