And that's the best Kelly has had in his five years at the helm. He's had one other team in the top 50 (49th in 2011).
Davaris Daniels, who had also been suspended in the spring, was the one offensive player suspended for cheating. The other receivers, the TE, the OL for the most part, the QB, and all three RBs, stayed eligible and healthy.
Two opponents had top-25 scoring defenses. Six opponents had top-50 scoring defenses.
Northwestern lost to Illinois yesterday.
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