On April 25, Northwestern’s scholarship football players will vote on the potential formation of a union, the first of its kind in college athletics.
This is time for the kind of innovation and pioneering of which they speak.
Northwestern players are set to vote April 25 on whether to unionize.
Northwestern football coach Pat Fitzgerald is encouraging his team to vote no on forming a union less than two weeks after the National Labor Relations Board said the players could bargain collectively and called for an election.
Northwestern is embarking on a $3.75-billion fundraising campaign, but Welsh-Ryan Arena will remain an eyesore.
Enough with the rhetoric, Illinois and Northwestern. Win some games first.
It’s a quality-vs.-quantity debate in seeing who got the upper hand in Chicago recruiting.
Wildcats coach Pat Fitzgerald says he’s “really excited” about his class.
While reputations can often mislead, I’d argue that numbers don’t.
I look forward to you joining me in my kitchen as I cook up my thoughts on an smorgasbord of topics.
The Chicago Cubs and Northwestern University announced what they are calling an “innovative, multi-year event and reciprocal marketing partnership” Tuesday that will include five Wildcats football games at Wrigley Field.
The stuffed monkey spent the last year in storage, out of sight but still in everyone’s mind. Coach Pat Fitzgerald dusted it off for the Gator Bowl and even had it on the sideline Tuesday as a reminder of Northwestern’s decades-long, bowl losing streak — the ol’ monkey on their backs. Now, it’s in pieces.
Saturday’s 50-14 win for Northwestern over the Illini represented much more than just another clash between Chicago’s Big Ten team and Illinois’ state team.
Having co-coordinators in college football is not uncommon, but I’ve never heard of two coordinators splitting up the play-calling by down.
So, is it really possible that Northwestern posts not only its best win total since 1995 this year, but even its better by one or two victories?
Kain Colter scored three rushing touchdowns and threw for another score as Northwestern defeated Iowa 28-17 on Saturday.
Excuse Northwestern fans for not being surprised with what happened Saturday afternoon at Ryan Field.
One day after Vanderbilt backed out of two games against Northwestern via snail mail, Wildcats head coach Pat Fitzgerald voiced his displeasure.
One day after Vanderbilt canceled a home-and-home series with Northwestern for 2013 and 2014, the Wildcats filled the vacancy by adding Western Michigan to their 2013 schedule.
Northwestern hosts Nebraska Saturday in the biggest home game of the season. And how will the Wildcats get ready for the Cornhuskers on game day?