The Daily Northwestern

Football: Wildcats put blowout loss behind them, begin Michigan preparation

Joseph Diebold, Assistant Gameday Editor

November 3, 2014

Filed under Football, Gameday, Sports

If there has been a theme to coach Pat Fitzgerald’s weekly news conferences this year, it is this: an inverse relationship between Northwestern’s play on the field and Fitzgerald’s mood. When the Wildcats perform well,...

Football: McEvilly out for season, other notes on Northwestern depth chart

Bobby Pillote, Assistant Sports Editor

August 25, 2014

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Northwestern football released its depth chart Monday for the season opener against California scheduled for Saturday. (See NU's full depth chart here.) Most noticeably, the chart is missing the name of senior defensive tackle Sean McEvilly. After the lineup was released it was announced that McEvilly, who was expected to start,  ...

Rapid Reaction: Iowa 17, Northwestern 10

Rohan Nadkarni and John Paschall

October 26, 2013

Filed under Blogs, Latest Stories, Sports Blogs, Wildcat Extra

What went right: The Northwestern defense really picked up its play as the game went along. After being gashed for 65 rushing yards on Iowa's first drive, the defense began pushing back on the ground. The unit gave up...

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...