On the opening week of Big Ten play, Northwestern made a statement that it has what it takes to compete for a title this season.
One of the best defenses in the country has propelled Northwestern to an undefeated 4-0 start heading into conference play.
It wasn’t exactly easy, but a big third quarter propelled Northwestern to its fourth win of the season on Saturday night.
Two weeks after beating perennial Pac-12 contender Stanford to open the 2015 season with a bang, Northwestern scored another huge non-conference win Saturday.
Another week, another team kept out of the end zone by the Northwestern defense.