Nov. 7, 2009




The Northwestern Wildcats have beaten previously-undefeated Iowa to become bowl eligible.  Never before have the Wildcats beaten a #4 (or better) team in its own stadium.

Wildcat Fan Commentary
The Waterboy

Former NU player The Waterboy offers up his analysis of the fantastic win over Iowa...

Iowa 2009: One of the Greatest Games?

Was the win over the Hawkeyes one of the 25 greatest games in NU history?  Let me know what you think...

    McManis brings havoc to the Hawkeyes
    (Processed from AP Photo)
    The Unpredictable.
    The Entertaining.

    The Wildcats serve up another wild show for the best ticket in college football...

    jhodges Post-Game Analysis


    Here is the jhodges review of NU's huge win over the #4 Hawkeyes...


    The Bowl Page has been updated after the Wildcats' sixth win!

    Putting the Iowa Win
    in Historical Context

    NUBears YouTube Highlights

    Here is the highlight reel from Saturday's epic win over Iowa, as compiled and loaded by NUBears!

    Media Links

    Some additional images from the win over Iowa

    AP Photo

    ESPN's front page, moments after the game

    Sports Illustrated's front page.

    Sun-Times (print) front page.

    The spash image from S.I.'s college football page Monday.
    Click here for Mandel's delightful article.

    ZapruderCat's on-the-scene images:

    The scoreboard looms over an angry hive.

    'Cats party midfield at Dyche Stadium West.

    Singing the fight song.

    Still Jinxed

    "You've got a bunch of days to be students,
    why not party like a rock star on Saturdays in the fall?"

    --Coach Fitzgerald, as quoted in the Daily