Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Tag: Fitzgeralds

Letter: Group of former Northwestern athletes say Fitzgerald’s firing lacked due process

EVANSTON, Ill. — For the second time in less than a week, a group of former Northwestern athletes has put their thoughts about the recent controversies concerning the athletic program in writing. This time, it's focused on two key leaders of the university. In a letter...

Former NU football players speak out after head coach Pat Fitzgerald’s ousting

EVANSTON, Ill. — After being ousted as head coach of Northwestern university’s football team, Pat Fitzgerald’s attorney, Dan Webb, said Northwestern’s decision-making has caused damage to his client’s reputation and he is exploring a breach of contract. Webb confirmed to WGN the comments he made...

Pat Fitzgerald’s coaching & support staff will remain at Northwestern

EVANSTON, Ill. — While Pat Fitzgerald won’t return to the Northwestern football program in the wake of a hazing scandal, the members of his staff will remain. On Tuesday afternoon, the school confirmed that the former head coach’s assistants and support staff will be retained...