The Daily Northwestern

Football: Scouting reports on Northwestern’s incoming recruiting class

Bobby Pillote, Assistant Sports Editor

February 5, 2015

Filed under Football, Recruiting, Sports

Jared Thomas – Cathedral High School / Indianapolis, Indiana OL / 6’4” 260 lbs. Thomas was recruited primarily as a guard but originally played left tackle in high school. The move may have been prompted by his str...

Football: Despite big win, Fitzgerald has team focused on Boilermakers

Bobby Pillote, Assistant Sports Editor

November 17, 2014

Filed under Football, Sports

It’s been a good week for Jack Mitchell. After a clutch performance that saw him nail the game-winning kick in Northwestern’s most improbable victory in recent memory, the sophomore kicker was named Big Ten Special Teams...

Football: Analyzing the cracks in Northwestern’s defense

Bobby Pillote, Assistant Sports Editor

October 30, 2014

Filed under Football, Gameday, Sports

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 ...