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NU Position Capsule: Running Back

NU Position Capsule: Running Back

After a breakout season, it's no secret that Venric Mark will be Northwestern's feature back. But who else will see carries for the Wildcats' dynamic offense? PurpleWildcats gives a detailed look at the tailback position.

He's back— Venric Mark was very much unknown before earning Northwestern's starting tailback job. He ended the season with 1,366 yards, 12 touchdowns, and All-American honors. Not a bad first season on the job. Once again, Northwestern's offense will revolve around Mark, a senior in 2013. The speedster makes the Wildcats' other skill players more dynamic when he's on the field—namely starting...

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