the end of each season HailToPurple.com summarizes some of the articles
and comments featured on the website during the year. Click here
for the HailToPurple archives.
Top 50 Wildcat Football Traditions
demonstrate just how rich Northwestern's set of traditions truly is,
HailToPurple.com has compiled a list of the fifty greatest traditions
of Northwestern and NU football.
Readers were asked to submit lists of their favorite NU football
traditions (or NU traditions in general), as well as personal traditions that they have which concern
NU football. I've compiled the lists and based the ranking below
on the responses.
Click here for the list of NU football's top traditions.
The 25 Best Games in Wildcat History
What are the
in Northwestern football history? Here are three lists.
The first list is from HailToPurple.com. Our list covers all eras
of NU football and is updated as needed. The second list was
written by Bill Jauss for the NU athletic department and is taken from
a 1999 football program. The third list also comes from the
athletic department, and represents the games the university considered
the team's best-played during its first 100 years of intercollegiate
Click here for the list of NU's greatest games.
The Greatest Plays in NU History
for a HailToPurple.com reader's poll (conducted in 2003) of NU's
Ranking the NU Football Coaches
A list of all of NU's former head coaches...
Remembering Coach Randy Walker
The Northwestern community suffered a tremendous loss on June 29, 2006,
when head coach Randy Walker died unexpectedly. We remember a truly great coach.