NU's Football coaches tell their kids to look one playat a time, one game at a time, but we fans have the luxury of looking ahead....This is a reworking of a post from the Purple Message Board from right after Jordan Mabin committed, projecting why NU Fans should be excited about the Wildcat's defense NEXT year....
October 19, 2006
Once again the Defense stepped it up, holding Eastern Michigan's top receiver out of the end zone, and allowing only 2 EMU Field Goals. Two NU Quarterbacks rushed for TD's and Joel Howells was perfect from the PAT line - NU won a close defensive struggle 14-6.
September 16, 2006
The Defensive shuffle continues for the Northwestern Wildcats as the coaching staff shifts gears from the Big Pass Play offense of Penn State to the Big Run Offense of Wisconsin. But the big changes might be more in who is on the 2 Deep now, and where they're penciled in to play.
October 3, 2005