The drought is over for Northwestern, which won its first bowl game since the 1949 Rose Bowl, after being crowned the 2013 Gator Bowl champions with an impressive 34-20 victory over SEC foe Mississippi State.
After 64 years without a bowl win, NU used a bevy of turnovers and overall strong defensive play to suffocate MSU in the win.
Offensively, the Wildcats put together a solid team performance utilizing multiple quarterbacks, receivers and running backs in an impressive victory from top to bottom.
MSU, meanwhile was plagued by four interceptions from quarterback Tyler Russell and a tricky Northwestern attack that kept the Bulldog defense guessing for four quarters.
Here are our individual position grades for the Wildcats' win in Jacksonville: