Costello Knocked Out Of Season Opener As No. 25 Stanford Beats Northwestern 17-7K.J. Costello threw a 2-yard touchdown pass before getting knocked out of the season opener on a late hit and No. 25 Stanford went on to beat Northwestern 17-7 on Saturday.
Professor, Oxford Official Charged In Chicago MurderThe fatal stabbing of a hairstylist in Chicago was part of a sexual fantasy hatched in an online chatroom between a Northwestern University professor and an Oxford University employee, whose plan included killing someone and then themselves.
Stanford Stunned In 16-6 Loss To NorthwesternNo. 21 Stanford could not get its passing game going, and the Cardinal went nowhere when they tried to run. It was one miserable loss to Northwestern and a big bucket of cold water on the idea that a strong finish last season would fuel a better start for the Cardinal this year.
Daily Madden: It's Time To Compensate College AthletesThe decision could lead to big changes in the college athletics business, worth billions of dollars.
Daily Madden: Why The Packers Picked Up The QBs The 49ers CutThe Green Bay Packers signed Seneca Wallace and Scott Tolzien, two back-up quarterbacks the 49ers released last week. Are the Packers looking for inside information as they prepare for this weekend's season opener against San Francisco?
Daily Madden: Football At Wrigley FieldJohn discusses the unusual venues for two college football games this weekend.