senior superback Drake Dunsmore
was named first-team All-Big Ten by both conference coaches and media members. Dunsmore also won the Kwalick-Clark Trophy, given to the Big Ten's best tight end.
On the season, Dunsmore has compiled 43 catches for 509 yards and six touchdowns—four of those coming against Indiana.
NU senior safety Brian Peters was also named first-team All-Big Ten by the conference media members. Peters has 89 total tackles on the season, good for second on the team, while adding four interceptions.
Senior receiver Jeremy Ebert was named second-team All-Big Ten, thanks to his team-leading 71 catches, 1,025 yards, and 11 touchdowns.
Northwestern's Dan Persa, Alex Netter, and Jordan Mabin were named honorable mention, while Kain Colter and Brian Mulroe earned such honors for the first time.
Northwestern senior superback Drake Dunsmore was tabbed consensus first-team All-Big Ten, while senior safety Brian Peters received all-conference honors from the media.