Northwestern had a better outing this time around as they defeated FCS opponent Indiana State  24-6.

Head coach Pat Fitzgerald had a lot to say after the game at his weekly postgame press conference.

Fitzgerald talked a lot about how much the Wildcats need to improve significantly after a conference loss against the Michigan State Spartans last week and a slow start today.

Fitzgerald also talked about how they need to run the ball as a B1G team playing an FCS opponent.

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Fitzgerald talked about the defensive improvements against Indiana State.


Fitzgerald liked  when the Wildcats were  executing properly.

Here is the rest of what head coach Pat Fitzgerald said in today’s press conference: