Ben Burkett

Northwestern Wildcats #65 - Offensive Linesman

  • Height: 6-4
  • Weight: 300

The unofficial Northwestern football all-decade two-deep: Offense edition


There have been a number of impressive playmakers and grinders to don the purple and white on this side of the ball in particular.

Closing Arguments: Northwestern


"Knocking him down won the first fight. I wanted to win all the next ones, too. So they'd leave me alone."- Orson Scott Card, Ender's Game, Ch. 3 "With Ender, we have to strike a delicate...

Summer Snapshot 2012: Northwestern Wildcats


Black Shoe Diaries takes a look at Northwestern. Summer Snapshot 2012: Northwestern Wildcats

One Less Day Til Football, No. 65, Hayden Baker/No. 63, Ian Park


Exploring two backup offensive linemen and Korean football players and Scottish golfers.

One Less Day Til Football Season, No. 66, Brandon Vitabile


Brandon Vitabile is on the Rimington Trophy Watch List for Northwestern at the center spot.

2012 Northwestern Football Preview: Sample Sizes And Slipping D

A preview of the 2012 Northwestern Wildcats football season.

One Less Day Til Football Season, No. 72, Brian Mulroe


Brian Mulroe should start for the third consecutive year at left guard for Northwestern.

One Less Day Til Football Season, No. 79, Neal Deiters


Neal Deiters is a senior offensive lineman who should start at right guard for Northwestern this season.

Spring Snapshot 2012: Northwestern Wildcats


An early spring look at the 2012 Northwestern Wildcats football team.

Thoughts On Yet Another Northwestern Bowl Loss


Bad offensive line, bad secondary, bad coaching.

Updated 2012 NFL Draft center rankings

There hasn't been a lot of movement in the center rankings. I flipped Wisconsin's Peter Konz to the top because he's been dominant. Michigan's David Molk moved up as well. He plays with better...

Revisiting the 2011 Northwestern Wildcats


Dan Persa missed the first three games of the season, but he's throwing the ball better than ever. But he's not really the running threat he used to be.