The Daily Northwestern

Football: Wildcats should consider quarterback move

Bobby Pillote, Assistant Sports Editor

October 16, 2014

Filed under Football, Sports

Trevor Siemian looks like he just walked through a snow drift. The senior quarterback’s ankles have been bound in white during practices this week, carefully and tightly wrapped with medical tape to the point of bulging...

Football: Fitzgerald offers ample areas for improvement at weekly news conference

Joseph Diebold, Assistant Gameday Editor

September 29, 2014

Filed under Football, Gameday, Sports

At his weekly news conference Monday, coach Pat Fitzgerald said despite Saturday's blowout win, Northwestern is suffering from immaturity and failing to do the little things.

Football: Three takeaways from Northwestern’s 29-6 win over Penn State

Joseph Diebold, Assistant Gameday Editor

September 28, 2014

Filed under Football, Sports

1. Northwestern played like it had nothing to lose After losing its first two games as favorites, Northwestern was going to have to pull some upsets along the path to six wins and bowl eligibility. The Wildcats got the trek bac...

Rapid Reaction: Northwestern 29, Penn State 6

Alex Putterman, Sports Editor

September 27, 2014

Filed under Football, Sports

What went right: A lot. Northwestern got off to a great start in the first half, scoring 14 points in the game's first 11 minutes. Senior quarterback Trevor Siemian's throws were crisp and accurate, and he spread the ba...

Football: Matthew Harris leaves Penn State game with scary injury

Alex Putterman, Sports Editor

September 27, 2014

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Sophomore cornerback Matthew Harris left Northwestern's game against Penn State on Saturday with an apparent head or neck injury. Harris collided helmets with Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg late in the third quarter...

Halftime Reaction: Northwestern 14, Penn State 3

Bobby Pillote, Assistant Sports Editor

September 27, 2014

Filed under Football, Sports

This is the Northwestern team we all expected to see. The offense has looked better than ever, letting senior quarterback Trevor Siemian air it out and reaping the rewards. Clever route combinations have taken advantage of...