The Daily Northwestern

Medline: Beauty and the Underdog

Nick Medline, Assistant Sports Editor

October 10, 2012

Watching the London Olympics as a proud Canadian was something of an ordeal. Canada won a single gold medal – in women's trampoline – and reinforced the generally incorrect notion that my home country is only good at h...

Football: Defense steps back in conference play

Rohan Nadkarni, Assistant Sports Editor

October 10, 2012

The performance of the Northwestern defense reads as a tale of two schedules. The unit, credited with carrying the team in wins against Vanderbilt, Boston College and South Dakota, returned to last season's woeful ways at the...