Shannon Ryan: Feeling disrespected, No. 19 Northwestern shuts down No. 10 Wisconsin in a 17-7 victory: 'We woke up the country'

EVANSTON, Ill. — Motivation has been plentiful through the years for Northwestern, which has a keen radar for often undeserved disrespect thrown its way.Despite years of success, the narrative has refused to shift. Too slow. Too academic. Not enough talent. Not enough athleticism.The No. 19 Wildcats hope their 17-7 victory Saturday against No. 10 Wisconsin at Ryan Field in Evanston will help them shut down those stereotypes for good. The win puts Northwestern (5-0) alone atop the Big Ten West.The Wildcats improved to 5-0 for the first time since 2015 and are 5-0 in the Big Ten for the first ti…

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