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Football: No. 19 Northwestern upsets No. 10 Wisconsin 17-7, takes Big Ten West lead

Chris Bergin celebrates following a big play. The Northwestern defense forced five turnovers on the day.
November 21, 2020

Football Heading into Saturday’s matchup, No. 10 Wisconsin and No. 19 Northwestern ranked first and second in the country in defensive efficiency. On a cold night at Ryan Field, the Big Ten...

Football: Northwestern gets five takeaways off Wisconsin, holds Badgers to a touchdown

Junior defensive tackle Trevor Kent dives to recover a loose fumble. Northwestern forced five turnovers, including two fumble recoveries.
November 21, 2020

Football Northwestern had an excellent start to the game, holding Wisconsin to zero yards on its first possession and quickly driving down the field for a score. But Graham Mertz and the Badgers offense...

Rapid Recap: No. 19 Northwestern 17, No. 10 Wisconsin 7

(Joshua Hoffman/The Daily Northwestern) Blake Gallagher tackles Wisconsin quarterback Graham Mertz.
November 21, 2020

Football Two Big Ten West rivals. Six wins combined. Zero losses combined. And a chance to sit atop the Big Ten West standings on the line. Saturday’s showdown was sure to be a tightly contested...

Football: From Florida Atlantic to the Big Ten, how John Raine became Northwestern’s top tight end

John Raine catches a pass against Nebraska. The graduate transfer has emerged as one of Northwestern’s top offensive players this 2020 season.
November 20, 2020

Even Pat Fitzgerald will admit it: Northwestern tried to keep John Raine a secret. Despite an impressive resume of two bowl wins and nearly 350 receiving yards in his senior season at Florida Atlantic,...

Football: Northwestern’s front seven look ahead for a matchup against Wisconsin

Adetomiwa Adebawore rushes the passer. The sophomore has had a great start to the 2020 season.
November 20, 2020

Football Adetomiwa Adebawore signaled he was ready for new heights in the third quarter of Northwestern’s season opener at Ryan Field. With the Wildcats up 37-3 against Maryland, Adebawore barreled...

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