Michigan and Northwestern will begin playing for the George Jewett Trophy, a new rivalry trophy that honors the first Black player in Big Ten history, who competed for both teams in the 1890s.
Northwestern LB Paddy Fisher won the Lott IMPACT Trophy, which goes to college football's defensive player who has made the biggest impact on his team.
- UM-NW game to honor Big Ten's 1st Black player
- Northwestern LB Fisher wins Lott IMPACT Trophy
- Northwestern hires Raiders' O'Neil as new DC
- Big Ten rivalries return to traditional spot in '21
Todd McShay predicts all 32 picks of Round 1 -- including landing spots for the top quarterbacks -- and even mixes in a pair of mock draft-day swaps.
The Northwestern Wildcats have officially named Las Vegas Raiders defensive backs coach Jim O'Neil as their new defensive coordinator.
The 2021 Big Ten college football schedule is out. Here's a complete look at each team's slate.
The Big Ten Conference released its revised football schedule for the 2021 season, and it will return its traditional rivalry games -- including Ohio State-Michigan -- to the final week of the regular season.
Northwestern has reached agreement with football coach Pat Fitzgerald on a 10-year contract extension that will keep him with the school through the 2030 season.
Ryan Hilinski, who started South Carolina's final 11 games as a freshman in 2019, announced Tuesday that he is transferring to Northwestern.
Raiders assistant Jim O'Neil will be Northwestern's new defensive coordinator, sources told ESPN.
With DeVonta Smith, Kyle Pitts and Trevor Lawrence among the stars leaving college football, we make early picks for the 2021 All-America team.
Here are the best players at every position from this year's bowl season.
Malachi Moore and Bijan Robinson were among the best true freshmen in college football this season.
Monday's College Football Playoff National Championship left no doubt as to who was No. 1. Here's the rest of our top 25 to close the season.
The College Football Playoff crowned its next champion in Miami. Take a look at the rest of the CFP and bowl season.
Adam Rittenberg predicts the winners and final scores of every bowl game, including the College Football Playoff.
Peyton Ramsey, who led Northwestern to a Big Ten West Division title this season, won't return in 2021.
How will Round 1 of the 2021 NFL draft play out? Todd McShay projects all 32 picks, including which teams end up with a new quarterback in April.
The mega-cast is set for the Georgia/Cincinnati Bowl game, Paul goes live to the field interjected with guests such as Marty Smith, with callers interspersed throughout.
The mega-cast is set for the Georgia/Cincinnati Bowl game, Paul goes live to the field interjected with guests such as Gene Chizik, with callers interspersed throughout.
In a college football season unlike any other, there were plenty of inspiring athletes who spoke out, from Mississippi State RB Kylin Hill to Vanderbilt kicker Sarah Fuller. And college football coaches still said some pretty weird stuff.
Which teams were the movers and shakers in this week's college football conference power rankings? Our reporters weigh in on the Power 5 and more as the regular season draws to a close.
The CFB Pod: Conference championship weekend recap, College Football Playoff lookahead, Cincinnati disrespected
Pollack and Negandhi kick off the podcast discussing if the College Football Playoff committee selected the four best teams, if Ohio State deserved a spot after only playing six games, Trevor Lawrence proving to be the difference against Notre Dame, Alabama outlasting Florida in the SEC Championship, teams dodging Army, Cincinnati disrespect and the New Year’s Six.
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In a rematch of the 2010 Outback Bowl, N'western (6-2) & Auburn (6-4) are to meet in the 1/1/21 Citrus Bowl. The Tigers won 38-35 in OT 1/1/10 in the schools' only matchup. That defeat dropped NU head coach Pat Fitzgerald's Bowl record to 0-2 — it is now 4-5, including wins in the last three. NU's only other Citrus appearance was a 48-28 loss in 1997 to Peyton Manning & Tennessee, after linebacker Fitzgerald led NU to its 2nd straight Big Ten title. Auburn is 3-2 in 5 Citrus Bowls.