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Preview: Stanford at Northwestern

TV/radio: 11 a.m. Saturday; ESPN, WGN-AM 720.
Chicago Tribune Sep 3, 2015

Northwestern's Clayton Thorson has shown resolve on road to starting QB job

When Clayton Thorson thinks about putting the Northwestern offense on his shoulders this season, he thinks about his right one.
Chicago Tribune Sep 3, 2015

Peyton Manning picks on Trevor Siemian's haircut, Northwestern email

Trevor Siemian might have thought his worries were over when the Broncos cut roster rival Zac Dysert (now with the Bears) on Monday, but there's another cut the former Northwestern quarterback should be concerned about: his hairstyle.
Chicago Tribune Sep 2, 2015

Stanford's visit an opportunity for Northwestern to return to 2012 form

When they chitchat on the field before Saturday's game at Ryan Field, Pat Fitzgerald and David Shaw might recall the night in April when they stood side by side at an event in Chicago, speaking to high schoolers about the benefits of "positive" coaching.
Chicago Tribune Sep 1, 2015

Northwestern's Justin Jackson better prepared for grind this year

Coming off a breakout freshman season in which he earned All-Big Ten honorable mention, Northwestern running back Justin Jackson says he will be even better prepared this season.
Chicago Tribune Aug 31, 2015

Pat Fitzgerald glad to define roles of Northwestern quarterbacks

Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald said he was concerned that if he waited much longer, word would have leaked out that redshirt freshman Clayton Thorson will be the Wildcats' starting quarterback in Saturday's season opener against Stanford.
Chicago Tribune Aug 29, 2015

Northwestern's Christian Jones has big-play potential, concerns about knee

Little by little, Christian Jones is learning to trust his body again.
Chicago Tribune Aug 27, 2015

Clayton Thorson to start at QB for Northwestern vs. Stanford

Clayton Thorson, a redshirt freshman, will be Northwestern's starting quarterback when the Wildcats host Stanford on Sept. 5, head coach Pat Fitzgerald announced Thursday. 
Chicago Tribune Aug 26, 2015

NU coach Pat Fitzgerald cites 'terrific' attitude; not ready to name QB

Pat Fitzgerald is not just counting the days until Northwestern hosts Stanford on Sept. 5.
Chicago Tribune Aug 22, 2015

Pretense of student-athletes just part of the college game

Labor is not what it used to be, or even where it used to be, and to find it among the Northwestern football team is like finding a crowbar in with the cuff links.
Chicago Tribune Aug 22, 2015

Legal showdown looms over the NCAA's ban on paying athletes

Fresh off a ruling that Northwestern University football players can't form a union, the NCAA is about to face a more direct challenge to its longstanding policy of not letting schools pay athletes like they're professionals.
Chicago Tribune Aug 19, 2015

Northwestern's Bryant McIntosh on trip to Spain

Northwestern's Bryant McIntosh on basketball team's trip to Spain.
Chicago Tribune Aug 18, 2015

Northwestern's Justin Jackson on depth at running back

Northwestern running back Justin Jackson on depth at position.
Chicago Tribune Aug 18, 2015

NU kicker Jack Mitchell on beating Notre Dame last season

Northwestern kicker Jack Mitchell on beating Notre Dame last season.

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