3 Total Updates since February 2, 2013
4 months ago Update 6 comments
Here's some updates from what Jim Phillips had to say at the press conference for the business agreement between the Northwestern Wildcats and Chicago Cubs, which, as we wrote earlier, includes five Northwestern football games at Wrigley Field.
4 months ago Article 16 comments
Northwestern announced Tuesday that they would play five future football games at Wrigley Field after renovations to the stadium to allow an entire football field.
4 months ago Update 10 comments
Northwestern will reportedly schedule "multiple" future games at Wrigley Field, although they'll have to wait until after the stadium undergoes renovations in between the 2013 and 2014 seasons.
We're going off what two reporters had to say: first up, Neil Hayes of the Chicago Sun-Times, who said that the Tuesday press conference at Wrigley will feature the announcement
Previously, we knew there would be one, as well as an agreement across multiple sports, but we hadn't heard anything about the school planning on making Wrigley a regular affair.
Next, from Teddy Greenstein of the Trib, who had a pretty comprehensive article on the subject:
Those would appear to be the only two possible dates. There was some speculation about Nebraska being the team a few months back, but that game is currently set for October, and as LOLlerskates as the Cubs are, that's a no-no. Regardless, the 2014 date is less of a big deal if there's supposedly going to be more than one game played at Wrigley.
4 months ago Article 6 comments
Northwestern announced Saturday that the Wrigley Game vs. Illinois wasn't a one-time thing: they'll be announcing a partnership with the Chicago Cubs featuring other sport games and potentially more football.