Football at Wrigley Field

Wisch: College Football A Fit At Wrigley, But What About The Bears?

Wrigley Field football is dead. Or is it long live football at Wrigley Field?


Football at Wrigley Field, Adam Hoge/670 The Score

Muller: These Are the Good Ol’ Days

The 104th edition of the rivalry between the Northwestern Wildcats versus the Illinois Fighting Illini, set to take place this Saturday at 2:30 PM, has a different feel to it, with historic Wrigley Field playing host to both schools in a pseudo-home game for the Wildcats.

CBS Chicago–11/20/2010

John Shurna

Wildcats Survive Texas-Pan American

Another season for the Wildcats and another season they will be chasing the team’s first NCAA Tournament appearance.


Ron Zook

Shepkowski: Bowl Bid Shouldn’t Save Zook

Two weeks ago there was talk of Illinois winning as many as nine games and playing in a Post New Years’ bowl game. Loses to Michigan and Minnesota in consecutive weeks have instead dampened those dreams and now the best the Illini can hope for is a 7-5 finish.

670 The Score–11/17/2010

Joe Paterno

Wildcats Look To Avoid History

There’s only one side of history that teams strive to be part of and that’s the side making the history. This Saturday, Northwestern will try to avoid becoming a footnote in college football history.


Dan Persa

After Week Off, Wildcats Faced With Unbeaten Spartans

(WSCR) – The Wildcats are faced with a daunting task this weekend. They play host to the eight-ranked Michigan State Spartans, who will travel on their first legitimate road game this season. Off to its […]


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Are NU’s Wildcats Too Wild?

Neighbors near Northwestern University say the partying is getting a little out of hand.

CBS 2–10/22/2010

Lee Coleman

Wildcats Stand In Way Of Spartans Title Run

(WSCR) – Saturday will mark one of the biggest games of the season for both Northwestern and Michigan State. If the Wildcats want to get back in the Big Ten title race, this is a […]


Dan Persa

First Real Road Game Leads Spartans To Evanston

(WSCR) – The Northwestern Wildcats are preparing for one of their biggest games of the year. It’s a home game that couldn’t come at a more crucial point in the season. After losing at home […]


Northwestern Offensive Line

Northwestern Must Go Through Iowa For Shot At Big Ten Title

(WSCR) – At 5-1 the Northwestern Wildcats are still very much in the hunt for a Big Ten title, but losing at home two weeks ago to Purdue didn’t do them any favors. The Wildcats’ […]


Dan Persa

Persa, Northwestern Rally Past Minnesota 29-28

By DAVE CAMPBELL, AP Sports Writer MINNEAPOLIS (AP) Dan Persa passed for 309 yards and two touchdowns and ran for 99 yards to make up for two red-zone turnovers, leading Northwestern’s rally past Minnesota Saturday […]

670 The Score–10/02/2010

Stefan Demos

Northwestern Holds Off Central Michigan 30-25

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) Dan Persa threw two touchdown passes, both to Jeremy Ebert, and Northwestern held off Central Michigan 30-25 Saturday. Jacob Schmidt added two rushing scores to help the Wildcats (4-0) remain undefeated. Ryan […]


Jeremy Ebert

Northwestern Rolls Past Rice 30-13

HOUSTON (AP) Dan Persa threw for 307 yards and a touchdown Saturday night to lead Northwestern to a 30-13 victory over Rice. Persa, who completed 24 of 32 passes and was not intercepted, also ran […]

670 The Score–09/18/2010

Kevin Coble

Northwestern’s Coble To Skip Senior Season

EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) Kevin Coble, one of Northwestern’s top players, has chosen to skip his senior season after sitting out with a broken left foot last year. The team’s leading scorer and rebounder for three […]