Drafted: Lowry, Vitale selected for ’16 draft

Drafted: Lowry, Vitale selected for ’16 draft

Two Northwestern players, Dean Lowry and Dan Vitale, were selected in the 2016 NFL Draft. Lowry was picked in the fourth round by the Green Bay Packers, and Vitale was selected in the sixth by the Buccaneers. In addition to the two players drafted, Traveon Henry and Deonte Gibson both penned unrestricted free agent contracts. […]

Top 5 moments of Northwestern’s football season

Top 5 moments of Northwestern’s football season

Following last year’s 47-33 loss against Illinois at home when the Wildcats squandered the chance to become bowl-eligible, the prospects for the 2015 season were uncertain. Our starting quarterback gradu- ated and went to the NFL draft, while the rest of the team did not appear ready to improve off after a 5-win season. However, […]

3 lessons of Nerdwestern football

3 lessons of Nerdwestern football

By Anthony Settipani It’s no secret that students here at Northwestern aren’t the biggest football fans. Of course, it’s also pretty hard to blame them for their lack of interest. For a student body on the fast track to grades, money and world domination, to be paired with a team that until only recently held […]

The quarterbacks, united, will never be defeated?

The quarterbacks, united, will never be defeated?

By Alex Entz It’s good to see Northwestern football on the front page of ESPN.com again. When it last happened, in October, it was because our ‘Cats were ranked 16th headed into a Homecoming match against an unbeaten, top-five-ranked Ohio State team. The second front-page appearance was, of course, due to their recent efforts to […]