Northwestern just can’t win for losing at the wide receiver position.
In the middle of last month, the Wildcats announced that their leading receiver in yardage in 2013, Christian Jones, would miss the entire 2014 season with a knee injury. While for nearly as long, NU’s top remaining threat in the receiving game is out as well.
In its injury report released Thursday evening...
Northwestern WR Christian Jones suffered a season-ending knee injury during practice. And RB Venric Mark is transferring. Tough day for NU.
— Tom Dienhart (@BTNTomDienhart) August 13, 2014
First the Wildcats lost their 2013 leader in receiving yardage, Christian Jones, to a season ending knee injury. Jones finished 2013 with 54 receptions for 668 yards and 4 TDs. With the Wildcats...
Northwestern quarterback Trevor Siemian threw for 414 yards and four touchdowns and Christian Jones caught 13 balls for 182 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Wildcats past Illinois 37-34 Saturday in the finale for both teams.
Siemian was 31-44 and didn't throw an interception.
The win ended a seven-game losing streak for Northwestern (5-7, 1-8 Big Ten)
The Wildcats gashed...
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November 30, 2013