| Big Ten Conference|
| 9–4 (5–3 Big Ten)|
The 2008 Northwestern Wildcats football team represented Northwestern University in the Big Ten Conference during the 2008 NCAA Division I FBS football season. Pat Fitzgerald, in his third season at Northwestern, was the team's head coach. The Wildcats played their homes games at Ryan Field in Evanston, Illinois.
2008 Northwestern Wildcats football team Wikipedia
The 2007 team finished the season with a win-loss record of 6–6 and did not receive a bowl invitation.