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Its hard to win when you have 121 yards of rushing, 185 total offense , but NU sure had a defense against the Bucks...
Wildcats Fall To No. 4 Ohio State  [NU Sports]

Skip writing about how OSU kept NU out of the end zone...and some interesting quotes from Zack Strief...
Defending champs blank 'Cats [Chicago Trib]

It sounds more and more like the long snapper...not the kicker...also some info on former walk-on safety  Bryan Heinz too
Kicking game fails Cats again [Chicago Trib]
Kicking game needs kick in the pants [Sun Times]

Hanley talking with Walker, Strief, and Jason Wright...
Ohio State pitches shutout [Sun-Times]

Wildcats' offense stymied by Ohio State [Daily Herald/AP]

Opportunities, Lost [Hail to Purple]

Final Stats [NU Sports]
Ohio State Box Score in PDF Format [NU Sports]

From the Buckeye side:
The OSU coverage of the game will make good bulletin board material for next week -
Ohio State subdues Northwestern 20-0 in Big Ten Opener [OSU]

Jim Tressel's post game press conference - he's talking about how his team played - also some discussion on the OSU QB situation now
Ohio State vs. Northwestern Post Game Press Conference [OSU]

Defense pitches shutout [The Fan]/Dispatch]

Seems like old times for OSU 'D' [DDN]

Photos of OSU vs. Northwestern [DDN]

No substitute for winning []

5-0, but OSU running on empty [Beacon Journal]

Bob Hunter column: With backup McMullen on the job, no news is good news for OSU [Dispatch$]

Kickers pin down Wildcats all day [Dispatch$]
Stout defense, bit of luck produce elusive shutout [Dispatch$]

October 4 its Minnesota in Evanston
Recapping the win over Penn State....
Golden Gopher Football Moves to 5-0 with 20-14 win at Penn State [Gopher Sports]

Gophers hold off Penn State rally to go to 5-0 [Star Trib]

Sid Hartman: Fans should fire up for Gophers football [Star Trib]

Patrick Reusse: Paterno's so-called strategy helps Gophers [Star Trib]

99-yard march sparks Gophers [Star Trib]

Narrow escape [Pioneer]

Other Future Big 10 Opponents, etc.
Badger ground game buries Illini [Chicago Trib]
Halsey all over field in tough loss [Chicago Trib]
Illini can't erase Badger deficit [Sun Times]
Missed chances irk Illini [Daily Herald]
Momentum swing leaves Illini flat as Badgers roll [Daily Herald]

Unfocused Michigan disposes of Hoosiers[Sun Times]

Smoker, MSU waste no time  [Sun Times]

Gophers are golden vs. Penn St. [Sun Times]

Big Ten continues strong Football  recruiting start


Wildcats Fall To Wisconsin 3-2 [NU Sports]


Women Finish 23rd at Griak Invite [NU Sports]
Wisconsin Wins Men's Griak Gold Race, Minnesota 12th  [Gopher Sports]


Wildcats in 10th Place at Lady Northern[NU Sports]
Women's Golf Leads The Field After Day One Competition [OSU]


NFL Cats
NBA Cats

PGA Cats
Where They're Playing this week - Tee Times Local

Luke Donald: GTT [gone to Texas] playing in the Valero Texas Open
Tied for 17th at -10

* Playing The Nationwide Tour
Mark Christopher Charity Classic, presented by Adelphia Field

Jim Benepe - Skipping this one
Jess Daley - is 2nd at -10

Brian Payne - Not scheduled

* Playing the Canadian Tour
Tour is done for the year
Josh Habig - Finished 31st [$15,396] on the Order of Merit List
Is also 39 on the NGA tour money list [Golfweek]

Scott Harrington -

* Playing The NGA/Hooters Tour
Bjorn Widerstedt - Is done for the Fall - looking for sponsorship to play this Winter....

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