Northwestern

RANK: #28

   

RECORD: 10-3

   

Big Ten RECORD: 6-2

   
Northwestern

TEAM NEWS

2016 Schedule
09/03
WESTERN MICHIGAN
 
09/10
ILLINOIS STATE
 
09/17
DUKE
 
09/24
NEBRASKA
 
10/01
at Iowa
 
10/15
at Michigan State
 
10/22
INDIANA
 
10/29
at Ohio State
 
11/05
WISCONSIN
 
11/12
at Purdue
 
11/19
at Minnesota
 
11/26
ILLINOIS
 
2015 Results
W
STANFORD
16-6
W
EASTERN ILLINOIS
41-0
L
at Duke
10-19
W
BALL STATE
24-19
W
MINNESOTA
27-0
L
at Michigan
0-38
L
IOWA
10-40
W
at Nebraska
30-28
W
PENN STATE
23-21
W
PURDUE
21-14
W
at Wisconsin
13-7
W
vs. Illinois (Chicago, IL.)
24-14
L
vs. Tennessee (Outback Bowl)
6-45
Lindy's 2017 Top 25: Teams 20-25

Lindy's 2017 Top 25: Teams 20-25

Lindyssports.com Staff

June 23 After the combined 23-3 success of 2014 and ‘15, things went wrong in ways big and small for the Horned Frogs last year. The main culprit was a subpar Big 12 offense, FULL STORY

Jackson leads Northwestern to win at Pinstripe Bowl

Jackson leads Northwestern to win at Pinstripe Bowl

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December 28 Running back Justin Jackson ran for 226 yards and three touchdowns, leading the Northwestern Wildcats to a 31-24 win over the Pittsburgh Panthers in the New Era Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium on Wednesday. FULL STORY

Conner will be key as Pitt faces Northwestern

Conner will be key as Pitt faces Northwestern

Lindyssports.com Staff

December 28 When running back James Conner takes the field at Yankee Stadium in the New Era Pinstripe Bowl for the last time as a member of the Pittsburgh Panthers, a range of emotions will be swirling. FULL STORY

No. 6 Ohio State avoids upset against Northwestern

No. 6 Ohio State avoids upset against Northwestern

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October 29 Auburn increased its winning streak to six games as the 15th-ranked Tigers beat host Ole Miss 40-29 Saturday night behind a career-high 236 rushing yards by running back Kamryn Pettway. FULL STORY

No. 6 Ohio State looks to shrug off loss

No. 6 Ohio State looks to shrug off loss

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October 27 For the first time in five seasons under Urban Meyer, Ohio State lost a Big Ten regular-season road game. And its 20-game road winning streak also ended last Saturday night in State College, Pa., when Penn State FULL STORY

Western Michigan stuns Northwestern

Western Michigan stuns Northwestern

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September 03 Sophomore running back Jamauri Bogan rushed for the winning touchdown with 5:38 remaining as Western Michigan stunned Northwestern 22-21 in a nonconference contest on Saturday at Evanston, Ill. FULL STORY

Watson, Garrett lead Lindy's All-America teams

Watson, Garrett lead Lindy's All-America teams

Lindyssports.com Staff

August 20 The 2016 college football season is quickly approaching so we decided to go ahead and release our preseason All-America teams. FULL STORY

Northwestern CB Watkins II out for season

Northwestern CB Watkins II out for season

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August 16 Starting cornerback Keith Watkins II is out for the season with a knee injury, according to Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald. FULL STORY

B1G Media Days Rewind: Remembering Foltz, Sadler

B1G Media Days Rewind: Remembering Foltz, Sadler

Lindyssports.com Staff

July 25 Foltz earned the Eddleman-Fields Big Ten Punter of the Year award for 2015 and was picked as the preseason Big Ten punter of the year by almost every college football publication or web site. FULL STORY

DEPTH CHART

Offense
QB 18
Clayton Thorson*
6-4
220
So.
RB 21
Justin Jackson*
5-11
190
Jr.
WR 4
Solomon Vault
5-10
190
Jr.
WR 17
Marcus McShepard
5-11
200
Jr.
WR 80
Austin Carr
6-1
195
Sr.
SB 9
Garret Dickerson
6-3
245
Jr.
LT 72
Blake Hance*
6-5
300
So.
LG 63
Ian Park*
6-4
305
Sr.
C 69
Brad North
6-2
290
Jr.
RG 68
Connor Mahoney
6-4
290
Sr.
RT 76
Eric Olson*
6-6
295
Sr.
Defense
DE 7
Ifeadi Odenigbo
6-3
250
Sr.
DT 67
Tyler Lancaster*
6-3
300
Jr.
DT 90
C.J. Robbins
6-5
300
Sr.
DE 98
Xavier Washington
6-1
235
Jr.
LB 51
Jaylen Prater*
6-0
230
Sr.
LB 18
Anthony Walker*
6-1
235
Jr.
LB 32
Nate Hall
6-2
230
So.
CB 11
Matthew Harris*
5-11
180
Sr.
CB 3
Keith Watkins II
5-11
180
Jr.
S 16
Godwin Igwebuike*
6-0
200
Jr.
S 21
Kyle Queiro
6-3
200
Jr.
SPECIAL TEAMS
K 7
Jack Mitchell*
6-3
210
Sr.
P 96
Hunter Niswander*
6-5
235
Jr.
*Returning Starters
2015 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
19.5
114
Rushing
188.5
42
Passing
138.5
119
Total
327.1
115
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
18.6
12
Rushing
126.2
21
Passing
192.8
23
Total
319.0
13
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+1
+0.08
T-61
2014 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
23.0
98
Rushing
136.6
100
Passing
216.5
76
Total
353.1
104
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
25.2
47
Rushing
169.9
70
Passing
214.3
42
Total
384.3
53
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+4
+0.33
T-40
2013 RANKINGS
OFFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
26.2
83
Rushing
172.4
62
Passing
227.2
69
Total
399.6
73
DEFENSE
PER GAME
RANK
Scoring
27.1
68
Rushing
167.3
68
Passing
256.2
99
Total
423.5
88
TO MARGIN
PER GAME
RANK
+3
+0.3
41