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NIU Still A National Threat In 2014?

NIU Still A National Threat In 2014?

by Lana Sache

What happens when you lose a starting quarterback who ranks second on the school’s career total offense list, had a 24-4 record, was a Heisman finalist and owns countless school and NCAA records? For one team in the Mid-American Conference, it is... Read more

Who Takes The Reins At QB For NIU?
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Who Takes The Reins At QB For NIU?

by Thomas Delves

Northern Illinois has a large void to fill with the graduation of Jordan Lynch. Below are the candidates that will try to call signals like Lynch did so well for the Huskies. Drew Hare The 6-foot-1, 200-pound signal caller from O'Fallon, Mo... Watch

Road To Detroit: Easiest Path In The MAC West?

Road To Detroit: Easiest Path In The MAC West?

by Thomas Delves

Last week we looked at which MAC East team has the easiest road to the conference championship game. This week, we are checking out who has a paved road to Detroit in the West... Read more

Poinsettia Bowl Primer: Utah State vs. Northern Illinois

Poinsettia Bowl Primer: Utah State vs. Northern Illinois

by Jon Coffey

Utah State Aggies (8-5) vs. Northern Illinois Huskies (12-1) It’s hard to imagine any team in college football going 24-3 in a two-year span resulting in said team preparing to play the Mountain West Conference runner-up in the postseason... Read more

Winston Wins Heisman; McCarron Second

Winston Wins Heisman; McCarron Second

by Christopher Smith

Saturday's Heisman Trophy ceremony made official what we've known for more than a week: Jameis Winston is the 2013 winner... Read more