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Rapid Reaction: Northwestern pulls off 21-14 win against Purdue despite problems

Stephanie Kelly, Managing Editor

November 14, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

Gameday In a game expected to be easy for Northwestern, the No. 18 Wildcats (8-2, 4-2) struggled to pull together their 21-14 senior day win against Purdue (2-8, 1-5). What went right: For most of the game, not very muc...

QB Clayton Thorson pulled for Zack Oliver

Bobby Pillote, Gameday Editor

November 14, 2015

Filed under Football, Gameday, Latest Stories, Sports

After a shaky start that saw him complete just seven of 16 pass attempts and toss an interception, redshirt freshman quarterback Clayton Thorson was benched in favor of senior Zack Oliver late in the third quarter of Northwestern’s...

Football: Q&A with Purdue receiver Danny Anthrop

Alex Putterman, Web Editor

November 13, 2015

Filed under Football, Gameday, Sports

Football At Big Ten Media Days in late July, before the season began, The Daily asked various players around the conference their thoughts on their own teams and the Northwestern program. With the Wildcats set to host...

Football: Shane Mertz, C.J. Robbins granted sixth year of eligibility

Alex Putterman, Web Editor

November 10, 2015

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports

Football Defensive lineman C.J. Robbins and offensive lineman Shane Mertz have been granted a sixth year of eligibility by the NCAA, Northwestern announced Tuesday. Robbins and Metz both redshirted their true freshman ye...