Five Things for Northwestern Football Fans To Watch for in Week One

Jonathan HodgesCorrespondent ISeptember 3, 2009

Five Things for Northwestern Football Fans To Watch for in Week One

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    EVANSTON, IL - SEPTEMBER 8: The Northwestern Wildcats run onto the field before the game against the Nevada Wolf Pack on September 8, 2007 at Ryan Field at Northwestern University in Evanston, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

1. Northwestern vs. Towson - NU Running Backs

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    ANN ARBOR, MI - OCTOBER 28:  Terell Sutton #19 of the Northwestern Wildcats gets taken down by Alan Branch #80 and David Harris #45 of the Michigan Wolverines on October 28, 2006 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Michigan defeated Northwestern 1

2. Syracuse vs. Minnesota - Two Future Opponents

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    MINNEAPOLIS, MN - SEPTEMBER 24:  Jason Gianini #31 of Minnesota is congratulated by Bryan Cupito #3 after kicking a field goal against Purdue during the first quarter on September 24, 2005 at the Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (P

3. Iowa vs. Northern Iowa - Iowa's Offense

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    IOWA CITY, IOWA - NOVEMBER 8: Runningback Paki O'Meara #25 of the Iowa Hawkeyes is tackled by defender Drew Astorino #28 of the Penn State Nittany Lions in the first quarter of play at Kinnick Stadium on November 8, 2008 in Iowa City, Iowa. Iowa defeated

4. Michigan vs. Western Michigan - Practice-Gate Fallout

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    COLUMBUS, OH - NOVEMBER 22: Head coach Rich Rodriguez of the Michigan Wolverines watches the action during the Big Ten Conference game against the Ohio State Buckeyes at Ohio Stadium on November 22, 2008 in Columbus, Ohio.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Imag

5. The Rest of the Big Ten

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    LOS ANGELES, CA - SEPTEMBER 13:  Terrelle Pryor #2 of the Ohio State Buckeyes hands the ball off against the USC Trojans during the college football game at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on September 13, 2008 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by Har
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