Purple Reign talked with Coach Fitzgerald and a pair of incoming Wildcat linebackers about the coach's background as an All-American backer. While Fitz downplayed the impact that his Hall of Fame career has on recruiting, Roderick Goodlow and Damien Proby say that the chance to play for Fitzgerald attracted them to Northwestern.
June 13, 2009
Sure, people know about Northwestern's reputation as a top-flight academic institution. But as the wins piled up over the last couple of years, recruits are seeing another reason to become a Wildcat: to be part of a winning program. Inside, Purple Reign looks at the effect that the team's recent success has had on the recruiting trail.
June 3, 2009
December 15, 2008
Roderick Goodlow officially visits Louisiana Tech this weekend. "They really seem like a program that is going up," Goodlow said. "I like how they said they really need me and think I'd be able to come in and play right away. I like how the coaches have been coming after me and feel real comfortable with them already. I'm looking forward to going there and seeing what it's like..."
December 4, 2008