Pat Fitzgerald had a great quote on dais at Big Ten Media Day: “some people have called me the youngest old-school person in the country, and I’m okay with that”
He’s definitely earned it, as Northwestern has been to four straight bowl games, a first in school history. Their academic rating, APR is so high that it makes them one of the best ranked schools in the nation. And in 2012, they’ll be the only school in the league to play 3 BCS conference teams in the nonconference schedule.
The Wildcats will do it with sweet, new school meets old school uniforms.
“It’s been a great offseason working with Under Armour, and we’re obviously very excited to be a part of the Under Armour brand, the only Big Ten school to be in the Under Armour uniform and the Under Armour family. And working with the entire organization and Kevin and his staff are just absolutely amazing,” Fitzgerald said up at the podium.
“The diligence, the attention to detail and the design of the uniform has just been a...