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

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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 Preview: Riker: Expect innovation and insightful stories from The Daily’s Gameday desk this fall

August 25, 2022

Northwestern football fans have good reason to feel a sense of whiplash in recent seasons: Big Ten Championship appearances and bowl wins in 2018 and 2020 alternating with embarrassing 3-9 records in 2019...

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Football Preview: Northwestern offense looks to talented running back room

August 25, 2022

After cycling through three quarterbacks in 2021 and posting 16.6 points per game, a Big Ten worst, Northwestern enters the 2022 season with a lot of question marks and some positional strength.  There’s...

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Football Notebook: Fitzgerald names Northwestern’s five captains ahead of season opener

August 18, 2022

Two weeks after bestowing the heralded No. 1 jersey on senior wide receiver Raymond Niro III, coach Pat Fitzgerald named Northwestern’s five captains for the upcoming season on Wednesday. https://twitter.com/coachfitz51/status/1559987123041832962 Junior...

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Football: Northwestern aims to rebound after down year and tough offseason

August 12, 2022

Northwestern has adopted a Jekyll-and-Hyde persona in recent years. The Wildcats capped off a nine-win season in 2018 with a victory in the Holiday Bowl, followed by a dismal 3-9 campaign in 2019. NU...

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Northwestern’s athletic stars to watch in 2022-23

August 12, 2022

Northwestern athletics is coming off one of its most prolific years in recent history.  Softball reached the Women’s College World Series for the first time since 2007. Lacrosse played in its third-consecutive...

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