The Daily Northwestern

Fitzgerald, Wildcats prepare to move forward at Big Ten Media Days

Zack Moore, Reporter

July 31, 2014

Filed under Latest Stories, Sports

The Big Ten football season began unofficially Monday with 2014 Big Ten Media Days. Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald was the first of 14 coaches to speak at Media Days. “First of all, we’re going to reestablish who...

Football Season Preview: Offensive line

John Paschall, Reporter

August 26, 2013

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Gameday, Sports

Projected starter(s): junior Brandon Vitabile, junior Jack Konopka, redshirt freshman Ian Park, sophomore Geoff Mogus and junior Paul Jorgensen Key reserves: sophomore Matt Frazier, sophomore Shane Mertz, redshirt freshman...

Football: Vandenberg at center of Hawkeyes’ struggles

Dan Ryan, Sports Editor

October 26, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Gameday, Sports

It turns out you don't need two players to have a quarterback controversy. A 38-14 drubbing at the hands of Penn State in which the Iowa offense gained only 209 total yards led to louder calls for changes to the Hawkeye l...

Minnesota linebacker shows strength in teammate’s death

Colin Becht, Assistant Gameday Editor

October 10, 2012

Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Keanon Cooper has recounted the events of April 6 many times. His memory of each stage is full of specific details, from his thoughts in a given moment to which ear he used to check if Gary Tinsley still had a heartbeat. Tinsley...