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

The Daily Northwestern

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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: Price: It’s time for change — reasons behind Northwestern’s downward spiral since 2020

November 19, 2022

For the first time since 1993 — nearly three decades — Northwestern will not reach three wins on the season. The Wildcats dropped their (1-10, 1-7 Big Ten) their 10th straight contest to Purdue (7-4,...

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Football: Wisconsin defense shuts down Wildcats in 35-7 beatdown

November 13, 2021

Football MADISON, Wis. — With Northwestern up against a three-touchdown deficit in the second quarter against No. 18 Wisconsin, the Wildcats dialed up a screen to sophomore running back Evan Hull. Instead...

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Football: Self-proclaimed “team nerd” Sam Gerak casts long shadow after five successful years on Northwestern offensive line

November 5, 2021

Senior center Sam Gerak’s favorite on-field moment in a Northwestern uniform conjures adjectives that could accurately summarize his career: efficient, cerebral, successful. With 4:02 remaining in...

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Football: How Northwestern and Minnesota’s returning experience may impact the Big Ten West race

October 28, 2021

Football In the third quarter of its season opener against Ohio State, Minnesota lost star running back Mohamad Ibrahim to a season-ending lower leg injury. Just over one month later, Trey...

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Football: Evan Hull searches for answers on the ground as Northwestern’s season progresses

October 28, 2021

Football It seems unreal at first glance — the kind of college football statistic that pops up on occasion and demands a double take. But the numbers are correct, and they are a microcosm...

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