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Northwestern Football Schedule
Northwestern kicks off their 2019 football schedule on Saturday, Aug. 31 on the road against the Stanford Cardinal. Other non-conference games on the schedule for Northwestern in 2019 include home contests against UNLV and UMass.
Big Ten opponents on the 2019 Northwestern football schedule include Michigan State, Ohio State (Friday night game), Iowa, Purdue, and Minnesota at home and Wisconsin, Nebraska, Indiana, and Illinois on the road.
Phil Steele ranks Northwestern’s 2019 football schedule as the 34th toughest schedule in the country. Northwestern’s opponents in 2019 have a combined record of 80-72 (52.6%) based on last season’s results.