Last year <b>Northwestern</b> rolled out a bunch of freshmen to play defense in the Big 10.<br><br> The results were not pretty. This year the D may be up and down, but at home, the <b>Cats</b> have suddenly started to play everyone tough. The players call it <b>Lockdown.</b>
November 13, 2003

Move'n the Ball - Purple Preview - Part 9

<b>Positives, Possible Negatives</b> and the <b>Unknowns</b><br><br> Here's our final section looking at the <b>Northwestern Offense</b> for the coming 2003 season.<br><br> We touch on Running Backs, Quarterbacks, Linemen, and maybe some roles for the Frosh. Its all right here...
July 17, 2003

Northwestern Spring Practice 1: Defense Part I

After the final scrimmage, the NU Coaches always talk with the media about the Spring Practices, changes that were made, what the team accomplished and who stepped up. <br><br> Here's Part I: <b>Defense 1</b>
May 2, 2003

Questions to Answer during NU's Spring Practice

Since the 31-24 loss to Illinois last November, <b>personnel questions</b> have swirled around the <b>Wildcats</b>, and not just around the coaching staff.<br><br> Last week the coaches made 3 player moves in an attempt to address some weaknesses, but as the spring practice period starts today, we'd like to ask the ones that appear obvious to us at Purple Reign.
April 1, 2003