Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

Northwestern University and Evanston's Only Daily News Source Since 1881

The Daily Northwestern

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Football Notebook: Six Northwestern players in transfer portal

December 1, 2021

Within three days of the Wildcats’ season-ending 47-14 loss to Illinois, six Northwestern players are in the NCAA transfer portal. Junior tight end Jason Whittaker was the first, entering on Nov....

Football players in white jerseys gather around each other and stand on black turf.

Football Notebook: Northwestern confident about offensive production following spring practices

April 25, 2021

Football Heading into the 2021 season, Northwestern will be without its top four pass catchers.  Wide receivers Ramaud Chiaokhiao-Bowman and Riley Lees declared for the NFL Draft with tight end...

Travis Whillock makes a tackle against Minnesota. The senior safety was one of four Northwestern players to opt out of the 2020 season.

Samdup Miller and Travis Whillock headline four NU players opting out of 2020 season

October 16, 2020

Football When Northwestern takes the field next Saturday against Maryland, they will be short a couple of key pieces. In a team statement released Friday, it was announced that senior defensive...

Evan Hull carries the football. The freshman running back can only play in one more game if he is to retain his redshirt.

Football: Northwestern playing more youth as season winds to a close

November 21, 2019

Football For the first time in half-a-decade, Northwestern played a regular season game knowing its postseason hopes were dead in the Lake Michigan water. The Wildcats will not play in a bowl game...

Cameron Green reaches to catch a pass during a game last season. The Wildcats have struggled to replace Green at superback this season.

Football: After Cam Green’s retirement, NU has struggled to fill the void at superback

October 24, 2019

Football Coming off of the best season of his career, then-junior superback Cameron Green looked ready to become a key piece in Northwestern’s offensive puzzle in the 2019 season. But right...

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