The Daily Northwestern

Q&A with Brit Miller and Prince Kwateng

Matt Forman

November 19, 2008

The DAILY's Matt Forman spoke with the pair of senior linebackers.Daily Sports: What is your favorite song? Prince Kwateng: "Green Light." I just like what Andre 3000 says in the song. Brit Miller: My favorite song is "Please Come to Boston" by Kenny Chesney. I listen to that a lot and love it.Daily ...

A glimpse into NU’s future

Matt Forman

November 19, 2008

It may have come sooner than expected. It may have come under unfortunate circumstances.Coach Pat Fitzgerald knows the time has come. The future is now."I think the future is every day, " Fitzgerald said. "You can't play for down the road, you've got to play for the moment and prepare for the moment."...

Preview: In-state rivalry resumes

Matt Forman

November 19, 2008

Coach Pat Fitzgerald stresses going 1-0 each week and then flushing the good and the bad.Clichés aside, the implications of Saturday's game will be felt beyond its outcome. Northwestern (8-3, 4-3 Big Ten) is hoping to go 1-0 for the ninth time, which only four other teams have achieved in school...

Battle-tested Juice silencing critics’ calls

Matt Forman

November 19, 2008

From 13 pounds, eight ounces, to 223 pounds, Isiah John Williams has been through many trying experiences in his 21 years.And from the time he was 18 seconds old, Williams has had the same nickname: Juice."I got my nickname because I was a little big when I was born," Williams said. "My grandmother ...

Presenting the class of 2009

Jake Simpson

November 19, 2008

After Saturday's victory at Michigan, Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald was asked about the character of his senior class"I couldn't be more proud of the seniors," he said. "We're where we're at right now because of them."The 23 graduating seniors have been through a roller coaster of ups and downs in...