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Daily Chronicle
Huskies ready to take on Bowling GreebIllinois’ matchup this Saturday at Bowling Green would be a good time for the H
Daily Chronicle / Posted 45 minutes ago
Illinois’ matchup this Saturday at Bowling Green would be a good time for the Huskies to get rolling offensively, NIU coach Rod Carey laughed. Entering Week 8, NIU’s offense is still trying to figure out its identity. The Huskies struggled to score... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU notebook: Graham out for extended time, Hagan in kicking funk, Huskies' defense has room to improvehis Week 1 start against Boston College on Sept. 1. But on Tuesday, nearly sev
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
his Week 1 start against Boston College on Sept. 1. But on Tuesday, nearly seven weeks after he went down, NIU coach Rod Carey said Graham is facing setbacks and will miss at least a couple more weeks, bare minimum. Last week, Graham threw... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Childers does enough to stay in game despite shaky startHuskies at UB Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. (Robert Kirkham/Buffalo News)
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
Huskies at UB Stadium on Saturday, Oct. 14, 2017. (Robert Kirkham/Buffalo News) AMHERST, N.Y. — Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey stuck with quarterback Marcus Childers after a shaky start on Saturday and the redshirt freshman did just enough to... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Childers overcomes shaky start, plays complete game for HuskiesAMHERST, N.Y. — Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey stuck with quarterback Marcus
Daily Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
AMHERST, N.Y. — Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey stuck with quarterback Marcus Childers after a shaky start on Saturday and the redshirt freshman did just enough to help the Huskies keep their perfect Mid-American Conference record intact with a... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU escapes Buffalo with a winturnovers as touchdowns and kicker Christian Hagan missing two second-half fiel
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
turnovers as touchdowns and kicker Christian Hagan missing two second-half field goals. “They played outstanding,” coach Rod Carey said. “We made our adjustments defensively in the second half. Really, it was pretty simple stuff and getting our... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Who leads the nation in tackles for loss? An NIU Huskie, that's who.Louis Post-Dispatch to gush: "Sutton Smith's highlight tape is full of broken a
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Louis Post-Dispatch to gush: "Sutton Smith's highlight tape is full of broken ankles and flailing arms." After NIU coach Rod Carey told Smith he could choose his position for his first fall camp, Smith picked running back. He was on the practice... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Huskies facing Buffalo team fresh off seven-overtime thrillerafter missing an interception against Kent State at Huskie Stadium in Dekalb Oc
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
after missing an interception against Kent State at Huskie Stadium in Dekalb October 7. DeKALB – Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey completed all his postgame activities after the Huskies defeated Kent State, including conducting a meeting with... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Schwab steps into bigger role on Huskies’ defensehandful of firsts for Schwab, but he made it look like he’d been there before.
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
handful of firsts for Schwab, but he made it look like he’d been there before. “Alex played a good game,” coach Rod Carey said. “His communication was really good and how he talked to the front and the guys; I was really pleased with... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Schwab steps into bigger role for Huskies' defensehandful of firsts for Schwab, but he made it look like he’d been there before.
Daily Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
handful of firsts for Schwab, but he made it look like he’d been there before. “Alex played a good game,” NIU coach Rod Carey said. “His communication was really good and how he talked to the front and the guys I was really pleased with... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
QB situation remains day-to-day, Beebe set to return, Huff hopes for better practiceDeKALB – The carousel at the Northern Illinois quarterback position continues.
Daily Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
DeKALB – The carousel at the Northern Illinois quarterback position continues. NIU coach Rod Carey said he knows what he's going to do moving forward, but didn't reveal this weekend's starter at Buffalo while addressing reporters Tuesday... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Defense, Childers lead NIU to win over Kent Statemomentum during NIU’s first couple drives, it was instead the Huskies who went
Daily Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
momentum during NIU’s first couple drives, it was instead the Huskies who went with a fresh face under center.� NIU coach Rod Carey found new life in redshirt freshman Marcus Childers, whose three touchdowns helped lead NIU to a 24-3 victory over... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
CAMPUS CHECK IN: Illinois’ quarterback carousel continues in 2017BC where he wasn’t throwing the ball very well, he found a way to win.” NORTHE
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 12 days ago
BC where he wasn’t throwing the ball very well, he found a way to win.” NORTHERN ILLINOIS: A Bit of a Letdown DEKALB – Rod Carey might have hoped for a little more out of his team after one of the biggest wins in program history at Nebraska... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Huskies set to begin MAC play with homecoming showdown vs. Kent Statethen, the Huskies have won their past nine games against the Golden Flashes. NI
Daily Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
then, the Huskies have won their past nine games against the Golden Flashes. NIU’s winning streak is exactly why coach Rod Carey expects an intense homecoming battle when NIU hosts Kent State in the Huskies’ Mid-American Conference opener at... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
SDSU's Rashaad Penny accepts NIU player's apology for eye gougePenny said he spoke with both NIU linebacker Antonio Jones-Davis and coach Rod
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Penny said he spoke with both NIU linebacker Antonio Jones-Davis and coach Rod Carey. TV cameras picked up Jones-Davis sticking his fingers into Penny's facemask while he was at the bottom of the pile after a kickoff return. "He said he's sorry and... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Santacaterina prepares for fourth start, Pugh out for season with torn bicepbegan throwing this week for the first time since hurting his shoulder Sept. 1
Daily Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
began throwing this week for the first time since hurting his shoulder Sept. 1 against Boston College, but NIU coach Rod Carey said he doesn’t think Graham will be ready to play Saturday against Kent State. This weekend’s Mid-American... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Notre Dame QB Brandon Wimbush in a walking boot, listed as day-to-dayJones-Davis, who wasn’t penalized on the play, called him to apologize over the
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 16 days ago
Jones-Davis, who wasn’t penalized on the play, called him to apologize over the incident, as did Huskies head coach Rod Carey. Without much hesitation, Penny accepted. “He was very sincere,” Penny said of Jones-Davis according to the San... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Santacaterina prepares for fourth start, Pugh out for season with torn bicep, Carey hypes up Huffbegan throwing this week for the first time since hurting his shoulder Septembe
Daily Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
began throwing this week for the first time since hurting his shoulder September 1 against Boston College, but NIU coach Rod Carey said he doesn’t think Graham will be ready to play Saturday against Kent State. This weekend’s Mid-American... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Louisville names Vincent Tyra acting ADJones-Davis, who wasn’t penalized on the play, called him to apologize over the
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 16 days ago
Jones-Davis, who wasn’t penalized on the play, called him to apologize over the incident, as did Huskies head coach Rod Carey. Without much hesitation, Penny accepted. “He was very sincere,” Penny said of Jones-Davis according to the San... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Pugh out for season with torn bicepfor the rest of the season after suffering a torn bicep during last week’s game
Daily Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
for the rest of the season after suffering a torn bicep during last week’s game at San Diego State, announced by coach Rod Carey Tuesday. Pugh will undergo season-ending surgery on Wednesday to repair a ruptured bicep tendon. Carey said... Read more
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Island Packet
SDSU's Penny accepts NIU player's apology for eye gougeNo. 19 Aztecs' 34-28 victory Saturday night. Penny said he spoke with both NIU
Island Packet / Posted 16 days ago
No. 19 Aztecs' 34-28 victory Saturday night. Penny said he spoke with both NIU linebacker Antonio Jones-Davis and coach Rod Carey. TV cameras picked up Jones-Davis sticking his fingers into Penny's facemask while he was at the bottom of the pile... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
SDSU's Penny accepts NIU player's apology for eye gougeNo. 19 Aztecs' 34-28 victory Saturday night. Penny said he spoke with both NIU
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 16 days ago
No. 19 Aztecs' 34-28 victory Saturday night. Penny said he spoke with both NIU linebacker Antonio Jones-Davis and coach Rod Carey. TV cameras picked up Jones-Davis sticking his fingers into Penny's facemask while he was at the bottom of the pile... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Blake, Ference earn MAC Player of Week accolades after performances at San Diego Statesuspended for upcoming game Northern Illinois linebacker Antonio Jones-Davis h
Daily Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
suspended for upcoming game Northern Illinois linebacker Antonio Jones-Davis has been suspended by coach Rod Carey for one game after he gouged the eye of San Deigo State running back Rashaad Penny during the first quarter of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
NIU's Jones-Davis suspended for eye-gouginggouged the eyes of San Diego State standout running back Rashaad Penny during S
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 17 days ago
gouged the eyes of San Diego State standout running back Rashaad Penny during Saturday's game. Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey announced the discipline on Sunday after reviewing film of the play. The incident occurred with 4:12 remaining in... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Northern Illinois suspends player who appeared to intentionally poke San Diego State RB in eyeto me his disappointment in himself that he embarrassed the university and the
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 17 days ago
to me his disappointment in himself that he embarrassed the university and the football program," Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey said in a statement provided to College Football Talk. "On behalf of our football program, I want to apologize to... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Weekend Rewind: LSU's season at risk of free fall after loss to Troyknow what goes on. It's been a long time since I've been in one, but they used
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 17 days ago
know what goes on. It's been a long time since I've been in one, but they used to be nastier than they are now." NIU coach Rod Carey said: "I heard that. I haven't seen it on film yet. I did talk to (Jones-Davis), and he admitted it to me. I'm... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Six teams can clinch bowl eligibility on SaturdayMcGuire. NIU player caught poking his hand at Rashard Penny’s eyes. https://t.
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 18 days ago
McGuire. NIU player caught poking his hand at Rashard Penny’s eyes. https://t.co/uSKzQPBTNA In a statement, head coach Rod Carey apologized on the program’s behalf and suspended David-Jones for the Huskies game against Kent State on Saturday.... Read more
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NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk
Northern Illinois suspends eye-poker Antonio Jones-DavisMcGuire. NIU player caught poking his hand at Rashard Penny’s eyes. https://t.
NBC Sports: CollegeFootballTalk / Posted 18 days ago
McGuire. NIU player caught poking his hand at Rashard Penny’s eyes. https://t.co/uSKzQPBTNA In a statement, head coach Rod Carey apologized on the program’s behalf and suspended David-Jones for the Huskies game against Kent State on Saturday.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
College football recap for Week 5what goes on. It's been a long time since I've been in one, but they used to be
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
what goes on. It's been a long time since I've been in one, but they used to be nastier than they are now." NIU head coach Rod Carey said: "I heard that. I haven't seen it on film yet. I did talk to (Jones-Davis), and he admitted it to me. I'm... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
College football recap for Week 5what goes on. It's been a long time since I've been in one, but they used to be
Houston Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
what goes on. It's been a long time since I've been in one, but they used to be nastier than they are now." NIU head coach Rod Carey said: "I heard that. I haven't seen it on film yet. I did talk to (Jones-Davis), and he admitted it to me. I'm... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU falls to SDSUand fell to San Diego State, 34-28, on Saturday. “With all due respect to San
Daily Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
and fell to San Diego State, 34-28, on Saturday. “With all due respect to San Diego State, I feel we lost this," NIU coach Rod Carey said. "To their credit, they took advantage of our turnovers.” The Huskies readily moved the football as evidenced... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU set to battle ranked SDSUDeKALB – The No. 1 thing coach Rod Carey said he took out of NIU's 42-28 loss t
Daily Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
DeKALB – The No. 1 thing coach Rod Carey said he took out of NIU's 42-28 loss to San Diego State last year – don't fall down by four touchdowns. The Huskies head to San Diego for a rematch with the No. 19 Aztecs (4-0) after last year's home loss, in... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Campus Check In: Northwestern gets an early shot at the Big Ten West’s bestgetting the chance to celebrate one of the biggest wins in Northern Illinois fo
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 20 days ago
getting the chance to celebrate one of the biggest wins in Northern Illinois football history for a little extra time. Rod Carey had some thoughts on it during his weekly news conference after the week off as the team gets ready to face San... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
urrywas sad and always had their head down,” L said. “This year’s team is so differ
Daily Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
was sad and always had their head down,” L said. “This year’s team is so different.” So far, he’s right. NIU coach Rod Carey keeps practices light but competitive. He’ll often present playful challenges to his players before practice that... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Injured RB Steve McShane returns to help WIU in routfirst non-Power 5 conference member or major independent to beat the Cornhusker
The Journal-Standard / Posted 22 days ago
first non-Power 5 conference member or major independent to beat the Cornhuskers in Lincoln since 2004. Huskies’ head coach Rod Carey is now 4-1 against teams from the Big Ten in his four seasons. Next up, however, it gets even tougher, as NIU will... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU's Shawun Lurry leads Huskies with big-play abilitywas sad and always had their head down,” Lurry said. “This year’s team is so di
Daily Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
was sad and always had their head down,” Lurry said. “This year’s team is so different.” So far, he’s right. NIU coach Rod Carey keeps practices light, but competitive. He’ll often present playful challenges to his players before practice that... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Lurry back to big-play waysfinger up to his mouth, motioning to silence the Memorial Stadium crowd of near
Daily Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
finger up to his mouth, motioning to silence the Memorial Stadium crowd of nearly 90,000. It was a moment by Lurry that reminded NIU coach Rod Carey of the senior’s big-play, game-changing ability. Lurry led the FBS in interceptions in 2015 with... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Daniel Santacaterina to start again at QB for Northern Illinoisat San Diego State, fresh off leading the Huskies to a 21-17 win at Nebraska.
Daily Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
at San Diego State, fresh off leading the Huskies to a 21-17 win at Nebraska. “Graham hasn’t thrown yet,” NIU coach Rod Carey said at the Huskies’ weekly news conference Tuesday. “He has pain in the elbow with the ligament (injury) he has.... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Graham still hurt, so Santacaterina to start againat San Diego State, fresh off leading the Huskies to a 21-17 win at Nebraska.
Daily Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
at San Diego State, fresh off leading the Huskies to a 21-17 win at Nebraska. "Graham hasn't thrown yet," NIU coach Rod Carey said at the Huskies' weekly news conference Tuesday. "He has pain in the elbow with the ligament (injury) he has.... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU notebook: Santacaterina to make third start in a row at QBat San Diego State, fresh off leading the Huskies to a 21-17 win at Nebraska.
Daily Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
at San Diego State, fresh off leading the Huskies to a 21-17 win at Nebraska. "Graham hasn't thrown yet," NIU coach Rod Carey said at the Huskies' weekly press conference on Tuesday. "He has pain in the elbow with the ligament (injury) he... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU notebook: Graham still hurt, so Santacaterinaat San Diego State, fresh off leading the Huskies to a 21-17 win at Nebraska.
Daily Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
at San Diego State, fresh off leading the Huskies to a 21-17 win at Nebraska. "Graham hasn't thrown yet," NIU coach Rod Carey said at the Huskies' weekly press conference on Tuesday. "He has pain in the elbow with the ligament (injury) he... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
Football: Ex-North Stars OL Hawn's first start at NIU a memorable onethree-star offensive tackle prospect was wooed to NIU by virtue of a group effo
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 27 days ago
three-star offensive tackle prospect was wooed to NIU by virtue of a group effort of the coaching, including head coach Rod Carey. Tripodi doesnt't scout the St. Charles area, but the third-rated offensive line prospect in Illinois didn't... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Young Northern Illinois defense well-built to take down the big guysby cornerback Shawun Lurry and linebacker Jawuan Johnson fueled the Huskies' la
Chicago Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
by cornerback Shawun Lurry and linebacker Jawuan Johnson fueled the Huskies' latest victory over a Big Ten team — coach Rod Carey is now 4-1 against the conference — as NIU (2-1) put together its third straight outstanding defensive effort to... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Once again, Lurry comes up big on a big stageLee was throwing. “They just had a perfect defense,” Lee said. “I took a gambl
Daily Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
Lee was throwing. “They just had a perfect defense,” Lee said. “I took a gamble and they blitzed the corner who jumped that bubble throw and took it to the house.” Coach Rod Carey said it was great instincts and preparation that led to th... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU defense takes care of NebraskaNorthern Illinois head coach Rod Carey cheers his players on during the first h
Daily Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
Northern Illinois head coach Rod Carey cheers his players on during the first half of an NCAA college football game against Nebraska in Lincoln, Neb., Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Nati Harnik) It was Northern Illinois’ biggest mistake... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Northern Illinois stuns Nebraska 21-17Mississippi knocked off the Cornhuskers in 2004. Northern Illinois is now 4-1 a
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 1 months ago
Mississippi knocked off the Cornhuskers in 2004. Northern Illinois is now 4-1 against Big Ten teams under fifth-year coach Rod Carey. Nebraska (1-2) had two chances with the ball after Northern Illinois went ahead with 8:52 left. But Mycial Allen... Read more
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Lincoln Journal Star
Read all about it: What Mike Riley had to say after Saturday's loss to Northern Illinoislike an understatement but we are just really, bitterly disappointed with losin
Lincoln Journal Star / Posted 1 months ago
like an understatement but we are just really, bitterly disappointed with losing the game. I don’t want to diminish what Rod Carey and Northern Illinois did. They played a good game, they made big plays early to take the lead and then they made... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Northern Illinois Stuns Nebraska in Massive Road UpsetMississippi knocked off the Cornhuskers in 2004. Northern Illinois is now 4-1 a
NBC Chicago / Posted 1 months ago
Mississippi knocked off the Cornhuskers in 2004. Northern Illinois is now 4-1 against Big Ten teams under fifth-year coach Rod Carey. Nebraska (1-2) had two chances with the ball after Northern Illinois went ahead with 8:52 left. But Mycial Allen... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Ryan Graham, NIU show promise, room for improvement in opening loss to Boston CollegeRyan Graham won the job before he knew it. Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey s
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Ryan Graham won the job before he knew it. Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey saw evidence of the improvement Graham was making while competing with Daniel Santacaterina for the starting quarterback job, so Carey kept the competition going even when... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
NIU stuns Nebraska 21-17Mississippi knocked off the Cornhuskers in 2004. Northern Illinois is now 4-1 a
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Mississippi knocked off the Cornhuskers in 2004. Northern Illinois is now 4-1 against Big Ten teams under fifth-year coach Rod Carey. Nebraska had two chances with the ball after Northern Illinois went ahead. But Mycial Allen broke up a pass on... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU football ready to take on Cornhuskers in LincolnD.J. Brown (10) carries the ball against the Eastern Illinois Panthers at Huski
Daily Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
D.J. Brown (10) carries the ball against the Eastern Illinois Panthers at Huskie Stadium in DeKalb September 9. DeKALB – Rod Carey has said that with either Daniel Santacaterina or Ryan Graham, the NIU football team runs the same kind of... Read more
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