9/16/2014 - Football

Northwestern Back In Action Saturday vs. Western Illinois

With one week remaining before Northwestern's start of Big Ten play, the Wildcats return to Ryan Field Saturday to entertain FCS opponent Western Illinois (11 a.m. CT, ESPNEWS). [+]

9/16/2014 - Football

NGN Fall Luncheons Return This Friday to Harry Caray's

Fans of Chicago's Big Ten team are invited to a trio of Friday luncheons hosted by the Northwestern Gridiron Network this fall. [+]

9/15/2014 - Football

The Skip Report: Gaining Experience, And Quickly

NU worked hard during their bye week to correct mistakes from a pair of narrow season-opening losses. Skip Myslenski reports on the results of those efforts and other news and notes from a Monday... [+]

9/11/2014 - Football

The Skip Report: "People who aren't tough are going...

The Wildcats practice schedule for this bye week is different, more difficult, than previous years. And that's exactly how team leaders like Collin Ellis want it. [+]

9/10/2014 - Football

The Skip Report - All in This Together

Northwestern better prepared itself for handling adversity down the road by slogging through a wet and windy practice Wednesday morning. [+]

9/9/2014 - Football

Eat To Win

Wildcats student-athletes are looking at meals in an entirely new way in 2014 thanks to Northwestern sports dietician Katie Knappenberger and the concept of Performance Nutrition. [+]

9/7/2014 - Football

The Skip Report - Northern Illinois in Review

Skip Myslenski presents the takeaways from Northwestern's loss at the hands of Northern Illinois Saturday at Ryan Field [+]

9/6/2014 - Football

Northwestern Outlasted by Visiting Northern Illinois, 23-15

After a scoreless first half on a sun-splashed afternoon at Ryan Field, Northwestern and Northern Illinois combined for 38 second-half points, but it was the Huskies who came out on top. [+]

9/5/2014 - Football

The Skip Report - Lessons Learned and Looking Ahead

Northwestern returns to Ryan Field Saturday where it welcomes the NIU Huskies for the first time since 2005. [+]

9/3/2014 - Football

The Skip Report: Band of Brothers

A set of brothers from New Jersey are making an impact on the Wildcats offense in 2014, and building on a life-long friendship in the process. Skip Myslenski explains the special bond between... [+]

9/2/2014 - Football

Wildcats, Huskies Meet for First Time Since '05 at Ryan Field

Two schools located approximately 70 miles from one another meet Saturday on the gridiron for the first time since 2005, as Northwestern hosts perennial Mid-American Conference power Northern... [+]

9/1/2014 - Football

The Skip Report: Not Pressing, but Pressing On

After having nearly 48 hours to digest the film of their season-opening loss to Cal, Pat Fitzgerald and the 'Cats were back in the office on Labor Day preparing for their next opportunity. [+]

8/31/2014 - Football

The Skip Report: California in Review

Skip Myslenski was among those on hand to witness the Wildcats 2014 season-opener in person, and offers this review of the pertinent takeaways from an up-and-down affair for the home side. [+]

8/30/2014 - Football

Northwestern's Second-Half Rally Comes Up Short vs. Cal, 31-24

Northwestern's furious second-half rally came up just short Saturday afternoon at Ryan Field as California held on for a 31-24 victory in the season-opener for both teams. [+]

8/29/2014 - Football

The Skip Report: Northwestern vs. Cal Preview

The hours separating the 2014 Wildcats from debuting on their home field are diminishing rapidly, and so before they are exhausted Skip Myslenski checks in one final time. [+]

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