The Daily Northwestern

Football: Analyzing the cracks in Northwestern’s defense

Bobby Pillote, Assistant Sports Editor

October 30, 2014

Gameday Much attention has been given to the poor performance of Northwestern’s offense in the second half of the Wildcats’ game against Nebraska, but 24 second-half points from the Cornhuskers demonstrated the defense was ...

Football: Three takeaways from Northwestern’s 38-17 loss to Nebraska

Joseph Diebold, Assistant Gameday Editor

October 20, 2014

Gameday 1. Nebraska is better than Northwestern Sometimes, this complicated game is just that simple. Northwestern did well to hang with the No. 19 Cornhuskers for a half under the lights Saturday. Trevor Siemian looked sharp, the...

Rapid reaction: Nebraska 38, Northwestern 17

Huzaifa Patel, Reporter

October 18, 2014

What went right: Freshman running back Justin Jackson once again had a strong day, though 99 of his 128 yards came in the first half. Northwestern's defensive line also had a strong first half, holding Ameer Abdullah to just...