It is not very often that you see a fullback get drafted or make a big impact in the NFL anymore, but there is at least one that seems worthy of having his name called next week. That player is former Northwestern fullback Dan Vitale and he is doing a fine job of drawing in some big interest from around the league. One team that seems to be pretty interested in him is the Tampa Bay...
As part of our coverage leading up to the 2016 NFL Draft we will provide profiles of more than 150 prospects, including a scouting report and video
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April 21, 2016
Tweet +1 Like Share Pin Reddit According to Adam Hoge on Twitter, the Chicago Bears plan to bring in a number of...
Edgy Tim talks with former Northwestern superback and NFL hopeful Dan Vitale about the waiting process until draft night
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March 25, 2016
As you should know by now, our attention has now shifted to the 2016 NFL Draft as it relates to the prospects. From now until the draft takes place, we hope to profile as many draft prospects as we possibly can for you. Most of these player profiles will be... The post 2016 NFL Draft Player Profiles: Northwestern FB Dan Vitale appeared first on Steelers Depot by Luc Polglaze. Go...
If there’s one 2016 NFL Draft prospect who best fits the New England Patriots’ mold, it’s Northwestern’s Dan Vitale. It doesn’t come as much of a surprise then that Patriots director of player personnel met with Vitale on Tuesday after Northwestern’s pro day, The Boston Globe’s Ben Volin reported. Vitale, who measured in at 6-foot-1, 239 pounds at the NFL Scouting Combine...
Northwestern superback Dan Vitale. (Courtesy Northwestern Athletics) MOBILE, Ala. — Lined up in the backfield with his hand on the ground, Dan Vitale prepared for his next “game of chicken.” Offset to the right, Vitale cut across to his left at the snap, eyeing up Alabama linebacker Reggie Ragland, a likely first-round draft pick. Without hesitation, Vitale got low, absorbed...
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January 28, 2016
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) Clayton Thorson's 37-yard touchdown pass to Dan Vitale and Jack Mitchell's third field goal gave Northwestern an eight-point lead in the fourth quarter and the Wildcats hung on to beat Nebraska 30-28 on Saturday. The Wildcats (6-2, 2-2 Big Ten) bounced back from consecutive losses to Michigan and Iowa in which they were outscored 78-10 and handed Nebraska (3-5...
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October 24, 2015 | Discuss
EVANSTON, Ill. (AP) No. 17 Northwestern is on the rise. To superback Dan Vitale, that means one thing: ''Don't believe anything anybody says about you,'' he said. The Wildcats (3-0) are rolling into Saturday's game against Ball State (2-1) and they would like to keep it that way with Big Ten play starting next week. If they knock off the Cardinals, they will be 4-0 for the second...
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September 25, 2015 | Discuss
Despite having a rather quiet season this past year, wide receiver Cameron Dickerson played a key part in Northwestern football’s brightest moment. Down 27-23 against Ohio State on national television, the redshirt sophomore caught a 12-yard touchdown pass that put the Wildcats ahead late in the fourth quarter. Of course, the Buckeyes still came out on top, and Northwestern’s...
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