A caveat: This is “for real” by Northwestern’s admittedly lax definitions; no one presumes them to ascend to the throne of the nation, the Big Ten, or even their division. That being said, playing Ohio State close, then getting slaughtered in Camp Randall, should not be taken as the end of the season for Wildcats fans. Fitz and the boys had a bowl win last year, and they will not be sated with just one. Watch the ‘Cats platoon attack at its best, a multi-headed hydra devouring yards, and the thirst is obvious.
Best of Chicago 2013