Northwestern Wildcats Articles

Derwin James
A weekend of upsets has shaken up the college football world and made things very interesting on a number of fronts in Week 8. As great as some of the matchups are this week though, they might not hold a candle to the games within a game —...
Bryan Fischer
2 months ago
Akrum Wadley
After a week off, the Iowa Hawkeyes (4-2) will hit the road to take on a Northwestern (3-3) team that perhaps had its best performance of the season last time out, beating Maryland on the road 37-21. For the Wildcats, the offense finally found its...
Mike Bainbridge
3 months ago
Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma Sooners Football
With half of the 2017 college football season completed, it’s time to hand out some hardware in the form of midseason All-America selections. This list is likely to look drastically different by December, but the players honored and mentioned...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Saquon Barkley, Penn State Nittany Lions Football
Week 8 of the 2017 college football season features plenty of intriguing matchups, as conference play and league showdowns go into full effect in mid-October, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for the...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Trace McSorley, Penn State Nittany Lions Football
The 2017 college football season has reached the halfway point in the Big Ten, and it’s time to hand out midseason awards and make a few predictions for the second half of the year. With Ohio State, Penn State and Wisconsin each ranked inside...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
College Football Top 25: Jake Browning, Washington Huskies Football
Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The seventh weekend of the 2017 season was filled with exciting games and intriguing...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
UCF Knights Football
Alternate uniforms and helmets are a big part of every team’s wardrobe throughout any season. While there’s nothing wrong with traditional uniforms and helmets, a different look is never a bad thing. And over the last few years, it...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
J.T. Barrett, Ohio State Buckeyes Football
Week 7 of the 2017 college football season was filled with several intriguing matchups and storylines. Upsets filled the Week 7 slate, including two on Friday night, as Washington State lost to California, and Syracuse knocked off Clemson...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Harold Landry
On paper this weekend, this is not the most enticing set of big-name college football matchups around the country. That said, the games within a game — between players on either side of the ball — are as good as they come.  ...
Bryan Fischer
3 months ago
Clayton Thorson
Northwestern (2-3) comes into Saturday’s matchup with Maryland (3-2) looking to notch its first Big Ten win of the season after dropping the first two to Wisconsin and Penn State – two top-10 teams. After falling by just nine points on...
Mike Bainbridge
3 months ago
Baker Mayfield, Oklahoma Sooners Football
Week 7 of the 2017 college football season features conference play and league showdowns among top 25 teams, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for the seventh weekend of action. The Week 7 slate is a...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
College Football Top 25: Auburn Tigers Football
Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The sixth weekend of the 2017 season was filled with exciting games and intriguing...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Jim Harbaugh, Michigan Wolverines Football
Week 6 of the college football season is in the books, and the latest Associated Press (AP) poll and top 25 rankings were released on Sunday. These rankings reflect the first six weeks of action as the season heads...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Nebraska Cornhuskers Football Alternate Uniform
Alternate uniforms and helmets are a big part of every team’s wardrobe throughout any season. While there’s nothing wrong with traditional uniforms and helmets, a different look is never a bad thing. And over the last few years, it...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Matt Campbell, Iowa State Cyclones Football
Week 6 of the 2017 college football season was filled with several intriguing matchups and storylines. Iowa State upset Oklahoma in Norman to knock the Sooners from the ranks of the unbeaten. Michigan also suffered its first loss of...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Ahmmon Richards
Get the chores done early, make sure the pizza is ordered and your favorite beverages are ice cold because Week 6 in college football has a ton of intriguing games from coast-to-coast that are worth tuning in for. As great as some of the matchups...
Bryan Fischer
3 months ago
James Blackman, Florida State Seminoles Football
Week 6 of the 2017 college football season features conference play and league showdowns among top 25 teams, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for the sixth weekend of action. The Week 6 slate begins on...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
James Franklin
Northwestern head coach Pat Fitzgerald has never lost to Penn State head coach James Franklin, but Fitzgerald’s Wildcats have never had to go up against a Penn State team this highly ranked with a potential Heisman Trophy front-runner leading...
Kevin McGuire
3 months ago
College Football Top 25: Ohio State Buckeyes Football
Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The fifth weekend of the 2017 season was filled with exciting games and...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Sam Darnold, USC Trojans Football
Week 5 of the college football season is in the books, and the latest Associated Press (AP) poll and top 25 rankings were released on Sunday. These rankings reflect the first five weeks of action as the season heads...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Bryce Love, Stanford Cardinal Football
Week 5 of the 2017 college football season was filled with several intriguing matchups and storylines. Washington State upset USC on Friday night, Georgia and Auburn crushed conference foes for key SEC wins, and Clemson improved to 5...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Brandon Facyson
Conference title races are set to get shaken up as we hit Week 5 and the contenders start to separate from the pretenders around the country. As great as some of the college football matchups are this week though, they might not hold a candle to...
Bryan Fischer
3 months ago
College Football Picks: Kelly Bryant, Clemson Tigers Football
Week 5 of the 2017 college football season features conference play and league showdowns among top 25 teams, and Athlon Sports is ready with complete predictions, preview and picks for the fifth weekend of action. The Week 5 slate begins on...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Alex Hornibrook
Both Wisconsin (3-0) and Northwestern (2-1) come into Saturday’s Big Ten opener fresh off a bye week and looking to hit the conference slate running against their fellow West Division rival.   Prior to the bye, Wisconsin put together...
Mike Bainbridge
3 months ago
NCAA Top 25
Weekly college football top 25 rankings are a big part of every season, and Athlon Sports will update its top 25 following the games each weekend. The fourth weekend of the 2017 season was filled with exciting games and intriguing...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago

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