Gill suspended for season opener

EVANSTON, Ill.-Northwestern Head Football Coach Pat Fitzgerald announced today (Aug. 5) that senior John Gill (Los Altos Hills, Calif./Bellarmine Prep) has been suspended for the first week of preseason practice (Aug. 4-10) as well as the Wildcats' season-opening game vs. Syracuse on Aug. 30.
Gill, who has started 30 career games at defensive tackle, was suspended for a violation of team policy.