When Northwestern linebacker Collin Ellis and his teammates take the field against Michigan on Saturday, the Wildcats will trade their familiar purple for a set of patriotic uniforms like no other -- stars and stripes across the shoulders and a distressed pattern that to some looks like blood stains on a flag.
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November 15, 2013
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By JOHN KEKIS AP Sports Writer When Northwestern linebacker Collin Ellis and his teammates take the field against Michigan on Saturday, the Wildcats will trade their familiar purple for a set of patriotic uniforms like no other - stars and stripes across the shoulders and a distressed pattern that to some looks like blood stains on a flag.
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November 14, 2013
Jared Goff throws from the shoulder. At 6-4, 205, he has a nice release and can get rid of the ball quickly, but it's a three-quarter throwing motion. In their game against Northwestern the Wildcats tipped, deflected or batted down four passes, one of which was returned for a touchdown by linebacker Collin Ellis, who got another pick six when a pass bounced off a receiver'...
DALLAS (FWAA) – Northwestern outside linebacker Collin Ellis has been named the FWAA/Bronko Nagurski National Defensive Player of the Week for games of the weekend of Aug. 31.
Ellis became the first Northwestern player to return two interceptions for touchdowns in the same game – a total of 96 yards. In Northwestern’s 44-30 victory at California, he also registered four...
Collin Ellis returned two interceptions after deflected passes for touchdowns to help No. 22 Northwestern spoil Sonny Dykes' debut as California coach with a 44-30 victory on Saturday night.
Ellis had a 56-yard return in the third quarter and then put the Wildcats (0-1) in control when he took another one back 40 yards midway through the fourth to take a 10-point lead.
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