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The Wildcats added quite the late pickup to their 2017 class.
Sep 24, 2016; Evanston, IL, USA; Northwestern Wildcats fans cheer for their team during the second half against the Nebraska Cornhuskers at Ryan Field. The Cornhuskers won 24-13. Mandatory Credit: Patrick Gorski-USA TODAY Sports
Joe Spivak's decision to pass on an offer from Michigan State might be the most interesting of National Signing Day.
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One of the legendary voices of college football is calling it a career.
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Sep 17, 2016; Evanston, IL, USA; Northwestern Wildcats slotback Garrett Dickerson (left) celebrates his touchdown with wide receiver Flynn Nagel (center) and running back Justin Jackson (21) during the first half against the Duke Blue Devils at Ryan Field. Mandatory Credit: Patrick Gorski-USA TODAY Sports
The season started out rough for the Wildcats, but it ended on a pretty positive note.
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Northwestern's top defensive player is leaving school early.
Dec 28, 2016; Bronx, NY, USA;  Northwestern Wildcats running back Justin Jackson (21) stiff arms Pittsburgh Panthers linebacker Mike Caprara (30) during 2nd half of The Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium. Northwestern defeats Pittsburgh 31-24. Mandatory Credit: William Hauser-USA TODAY Sports
Justin Jackson joked about not compiling all 99 yards on Northwestern's long scoring drive.
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Pat Fitzgerald trolled Danny Kanell. Hard.
Dec 28, 2016; Bronx, NY, USA; Northwestern Wildcats running back Justin Jackson (21) celebrates his touchdown against the Pittsburgh Panthers during the first half of the Pinstripe Bowl at Yankee Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Vincent Carchietta-USA TODAY Sports
Northwestern looks like a team headed in the right direction following a 31-24 win in the Pinstripe Bowl.
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Justin Jackson is having a pretty good afternoon in the Pinstripe Bowl.
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Northwestern players were having fun on the sideline in New York during the Pinstripe Bowl
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The Wildcats paid tribute to the late NBA commentator.
Oct 1, 2016; Iowa City, IA, USA; Northwestern Wildcats head coach Pat Fitzgerald looks on before the game against the Iowa Hawkeyes at Kinnick Stadium. Northwestern won 38-31. Mandatory Credit: Jeffrey Becker-USA TODAY Sports
Northwestern's head coach knows a thing or two about the importance of college football's postseason.
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The former Northwestern quarterback went an unconventional route this year.
Nov 5, 2016; Evanston, IL, USA; Northwestern Wildcats wide receiver Austin Carr (80) celebrates after scoring a touchdown during the second quarter of the game against the Wisconsin Badgers at Ryan Field. Mandatory Credit: Caylor Arnold-USA TODAY Sports
Austin Carr played a big role in Northwestern's offensive transformation this year. Though they'll miss him, the Wildcats should be just fine next year.
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Craig Sager was one of the most popular broadcasters in sports. Before his career started, though, he was a mascot at Northwestern.
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Northwester football players embraced the holiday spirit this week.
Oct 1, 2016; Iowa City, IA, USA; Northwestern Wildcats running back Justin Jackson (21) runs the ball for a 58 yard touchdown against the Iowa Hawkeyes during the second half at Kinnick Stadium. Northwestern won 38-31. Mandatory Credit: Jeffrey Becker-USA TODAY Sports
Justin Jackson is on the verge of becoming one of the best running backs in this history of B1G football.
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Northwestern's go-to wideout earned himself some national recognition.
Nov 13, 2016; New Orleans, LA, USA;  Denver Broncos quarterback Trevor Siemian (13) against the New Orleans Saints during the first half of a game at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome. Mandatory Credit: Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY Sports
The former Northwestern quarterback has had trouble staying healthy this season.