The Daily Northwestern

Wide receivers helping pave way for rushing success

Rohan Nadkarni, Assistant Sports Editor

October 17, 2012

Imagine an intense Pat Fitzgerald recruiting a young wide receiver to be part of an offensive attack renowned for passing the ball. Then imagine that receiver arriving on campus to work on their blocking. For Northwestern’s...

Statistical Highlights: Northwestern vs. Minnesota

John Paschall, Reporter

October 14, 2012

Quick turnover Northwestern forced three turnovers — the third turnover came on the second-to-last play of the game — against Minnesota on Saturday and took little time to capitalize. It took NU only three plays combined...

Minnesota linebacker shows strength in teammate’s death

Colin Becht, Assistant Gameday Editor

October 10, 2012

Keanon Cooper has recounted the events of April 6 many times. His memory of each stage is full of specific details, from his thoughts in a given moment to which ear he used to check if Gary Tinsley still had a heartbeat. Tinsley...