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The Weekly: Looking back on Northwestern’s historic rivalry with Notre Dame

Daily Northwestern Audio Desk

November 12, 2018

Filed under Audio, Latest Stories, Multimedia, The Weekly

Northwestern’s face-off with Notre Dame was another part of a decades-long rivalry. -- Marissa Martinez and Chris Vasquez

Pope: A stronger football culture isn’t attainable for Northwestern, and that’s OK

Ben Pope, Gameday Editor

August 24, 2018

Filed under Football, Latest Stories, Sports, Top Sports Stories

It’s the year 2048. A grizzled, white-haired, Bill Snyder-lookalike Pat Fitzgerald roams the Wildcats’ sidelines. Quarterback Clayton Thorson Jr. will earn a $1.5 million bonus if he completes 25 touchdown passes, and some...

Haleem: NU should market discounted student section football season tickets to non-students

Naasir Haleem, Op-Ed Contributor

April 17, 2018

Filed under Contributors, Latest Stories, Opinion

At the unveiling of Ryan Fieldhouse on Saturday, April 7, a reporter from Rivals.com asked coach Pat Fitzgerald how the addition of the new venue changed the expectations for Northwestern Football. The answer the reporter received...

Balk: Appreciate your time at NU, and all the people who make it special

Tim Balk, Gameday Editor

November 21, 2017

Filed under Contributors, Opinion

It hit me like a bullet train. A week early, actually. At halftime of Northwestern football’s penultimate home game of the season, I snuck out of the press box and into the upper deck. I stood in the frozen slush and looked down at Ryan Field, soaking up the back end of four years, uns...