Jordan Lynch

Date of Birth
Oct. 02, 1990
Northern Illinois
220 lbs

Jordan Lynch


Jordan Lynch was born in Chicago, Illinois on October 3, 1990. A running back for the Chicago Bears, he spent his college years with the Northern Illinois Huskies, where he operated as a quarterback and broke numerous NCAA records.

Lynch graduated from Mt. Carmel High School in 2009, having led the team to two Class 8A semi final appearances. As a senior, he completed 75 of his 125 pass attempts, throwing for 1,221 yards and 16 touchdowns. Meanwhile, he registered 848 rushing yards and 15 rushing touchdowns off 141 carries. A two-time All-Conference selection, he opted to attend Northern Illinois University.

After being redshirted as a true freshman in 2009, Lynch went on to spend two seasons serving as backup to the Huskies' starting quarterback, Chandler Harnish, in 2010 and 2011. He s...