Pat Fitzgerald's Northwestern Wildcats have steep expectations for themselves, and Thursday morning's release of the preseason coaches' poll proved the rest of the country has them, too.
One player that caught my eye several times at training camp today was Corey Wootton.
The monkey is gone, but the expectations have not gone away with it. In fact, they’ve only grown bigger.
Northwestern's senior kicker and returning Bakken-Anderson Big Ten Co-Kicker of the Year, Jeff Budzien
Notre Dame's Stephon Tuitt, Louis Nix III, Northern Illinois' quarterback Jordan Lynch and N