2008 Football News

  • Nathan Yelk Named To Preseason All-American Team
    May 04, 2009
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Linebacker Nathan Yelk from the Northern Michigan University football team has been selected to the Consensus Draft Services (CDS) Preseason 2009 DII All-American Team as a first team selection.
  • Nathan Yelk NMU Football Team MVP
    April 19, 2009
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University football team wrapped up spring drills with the annual Spring Game Saturday and its awards banquet Sunday.
  • Football To Begin Spring Practice Monday
    March 17, 2009
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University football team will open up spring drills Monday, March 23 with the first of 15 practices.
  • NMU Football Sponsoring Blood Drive
    February 24, 2009
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University football team along with the Upper Peninsula Regional Blood Center is sponsoring a Blood Drive on Thursday, Feb. 26 in the Superior Dome.
  • NMU Football Inks 31 Recruits
    February 04, 2009
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – Bernie Anderson, the head football coach at Northern Michigan University, announces the following student-athletes have signed a National Letter of Intent to attend NMU and play football for the Wildcats.
  • Kris Krempien And Nathan Yelk Named To All-GLIAC Football Team
    November 13, 2008
    BAY CITY, Mich. – The 2008 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) All-Conference Football Teams have been announced.
  • Football 'Cats Drop 2008 Home Finale
    November 08, 2008
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University football team played its 2008 home finale Saturday against the top ranked team in NCAA II, the Grand Valley State University Lakers. After the dust had settled the Lakers left Marquette with a 45-14 win
  • Nathan Yelk Named GLIAC Defensive Player Of The Week
    October 27, 2008
    BAY CITY, Mich. – Northern Michigan University linebacker, Nathan Yelk, was named this week’s Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Defensive Player of the Week.
  • Wildcats Snap Six-Game Skid
    October 25, 2008
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University football team snapped out of its six-game skid with a 29-21 win over the visiting the University of Findlay Oilers Saturday.
  • Wildcat Football Team Prepares for Findlay
    October 23, 2008
    Family comes first – it’s a mantra that every player who as ever been coached by Northern Michigan University’s football coach Bernie Anderson is familiar with.
  • Hillsdale Comes Back To Down Wildcats
    October 19, 2008
    HILLSDALE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University football team held a 17-7 lead in the second quarter, but could not hold on and dropped its sixth consecutive game of the season to Hillsdale College on Saturday (49-25).
  • Warriors Top Wildcats
    October 11, 2008
    DETROIT, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University football team spotted the Wayne State Warriors a 17-point lead after the first 15 minutes of play Saturday afternoon.
  • Wildcats Fall To Cardinals On Homecoming
    October 04, 2008
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University football team was looking for a win on Homecoming Saturday against Saginaw Valley State University.
  • Wildcats Had Lead Going Into Fourth Quarter
    September 27, 2008
    BIG RAPIDS, Mich. – Saturday afternoon it seemed as things were going in favor of the Northern Michigan University football team at Ferris State.
  • NMU Drops Battle of U.P.
    September 18, 2008
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – A national television audience and a record-breaking crowd was on hand Thursday night at the Superior Dome for the clash between the Northern Michigan University Wildcats and the Huskies from Michigan Tech.
  • Wildcats Will Remember First Trip To Tiffin
    September 13, 2008
    TIFFIN, Ohio – The Northern Michigan University football team’s first trip to Tiffin, Ohio will go down as a memorable one
  • Wildcats Make A Strong Statement In Opening Game
    September 06, 2008
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – If the first game is any indication then the Northern Michigan University football team could be a team to watch this season.
  • FSN Detroit To Show NMU-MTU Football Game
    August 13, 2008
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – FSN Detroit will carry the Northern Michigan University-Michigan Tech football game which is being televised by CBS College Sports Network on Thursday, Sept. 18 at 8 p.m. from the Superior Dome.
  • GLIAC Announces Preseason Football Poll
    August 06, 2008
    BAY CITY, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University football team was picked 10th in the 2008 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Preseason Football Coaches Poll which was released at the annual Football Media Day on Tuesday (Aug. 5).
  • NMU Football To Host Spring Clinic With Frank Novak
    February 13, 2008
    MARQUETTE, Mich. – The Northern Michigan University football program is hosting the NMU Football Spring Clinic April 3-4 (Friday-Saturday) in the Superior Dome.