A lack of standout individual performances is a bad reason to worry about the Northwestern run game.
Treyvon Green and Demetrius Dugar are each looking for bigger roles, Green as a running back and Dugar as a corner in his final year with the program.
Jordan Perkins committed to Stanford before recommitting to Northwestern - what role can he have for Northwestern this season?
Mike Trumpy has looked very good at running back when not hurt, and enters the season as Northwestern's starting running back. He also likes his oatmeal lumpy.
Northwestern's second consecutive running back from California to play as a true freshman will be leaving the program.