The Northwestern Defense is still mired at the bottom of the Big 10 statistics, but if you've been following the games closely, you'll notice that a unit that had been struggling seems to be gaining more stops, including two critical interceptions to essentially end games. Here are the post game comments from two of the defensive backs who are leading that return to the "Bend - don't Break Defense" for the Wildcats.
October 17, 2005
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
November 22, 2004