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The Daily Northwestern

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

Forman: NU ready to make it over mountain, get bowl win

Matt Forman November 22, 2009

Sitting in the Nicolet Football Center after Northwestern's 33-31 victory over Wisconsin, coach Pat Fitzgerald spoke passionately about his team's accomplishments. Hanging behind him on the walls were...

Notebook: Cats contain Clay, control clock to come away with win

Danny Daly November 22, 2009

One of the challenges of taking on a power running team like Wisconsin is trying to control the clock. Entering Saturday's showdown at Ryan Field, the Badgers led the Big Ten in time of possession as well...

Chappatta: Kafka conference’s cream of crop

Brian Chappatta and Brian Chappatta November 20, 2009

Northwestern's deep passing attack in the past two games has mirrored its postgame celebrations. If last week was its coming out party, reflected in the team's festivities with the band and Land of Lincoln...

Sidebar: McCall trusts Markshausen with magic trick play

Danny Daly and Danny Daly November 20, 2009

If there was one play Saturday that best summed up the progress Northwestern has made this season, it was wide receiver Zeke Markshausen's touchdown pass late in the second quarter.On first-and-10 from...

Pair of Badgers blunders help Northwestern top Wisconsin 33-31

Robbie Levin and Robbie Levin November 20, 2009

Northwestern's seniors put the Wildcats in the lead on Senior Day at Ryan Field, but a duo of underclassmen kept them ahead for good.The seniors made their last game at Ryan Field one to remember: Quarterback...

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