By Sam Brief and Matt McHugh

After redshirting in 2016, Riley Lees (8 catches, 122 yards, 2 touchdowns) and Jeremy Larkin (23 carries, 102 yards, 1 touchdown) have both broken out in their first playing seasons. The two roommates discuss their rise, alongside their fellow 2016 redshirts, in this week’s WNUR Football Focus:

Northwestern takes on Penn State at 11am CT from Ryan Field. You can listen on WNUR Sports, with Will Greer and Tim Hackett on the call.