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Daily Chronicle
Smith becomes second Huskie to earn consensus All-America honorHe and Johnson are the only NIU players to be named to either the first or seco
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 hours ago
He and Johnson are the only NIU players to be named to either the first or second unit of all five teams. NIU Head Coach Rod Carey said Smith embodies the “Smart, Tough, Relentless” play that the Huskies set out to exhibit this year. “Our... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Santacaterina endures up-and-down season, thanks Huskies for unforgettable memorieslead NIU to two straight wins, including a victory at Nebraska. But the redshir
Daily Chronicle / Posted 19 hours ago
lead NIU to two straight wins, including a victory at Nebraska. But the redshirt sophomore from Geneva upset NIU coach Rod Carey after throwing three interceptions during a 34-28 defeat at San Diego State, which ultimately led to him being... Read more
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Kane County Chronicle
College Football: Moving outto two straight wins, including a monumental victory at Nebraska. But the redsh
Kane County Chronicle / Posted 21 hours ago
to two straight wins, including a monumental victory at Nebraska. But the redshirt sophomore from Geneva upset NIU coach Rod Carey after throwing three interceptions during a 34-28 defeat at San Diego State, which ultimately led to him being... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Quarterback Daniel Santacaterina transferring after up-and-down season at NIUto two straight wins, including a monumental victory at Nebraska. But the redsh
Daily Chronicle / Posted 23 hours ago
to two straight wins, including a monumental victory at Nebraska. But the redshirt sophomore from Geneva upset NIU coach Rod Carey after throwing three interceptions during a, 34-28, defeat at San Diego State, which ultimately led to him being... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DE Smith named AP Second Team All-Americanspark to our defense having as great a year that we had, from the sense we didn
Daily Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
spark to our defense having as great a year that we had, from the sense we didn’t have to cover guys as long,” NIU coach Rod Carey said last week. “We’ve been disruptive all year as a defense and he led the charge in creating turnovers – both... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Huskies' Michigan players look forward to Quick Lane BowlDeKALB – Sometimes, you don’t get everything you wish for. Northern Illinois c
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
DeKALB – Sometimes, you don’t get everything you wish for. Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey admitted the Huskies (8-4, 6-2 Mid-American Conference) weren’t exactly excited after finding out last week they were headed to Detroit for the Quick Lane... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU ramping up for bowl tripDeKALB — Sometimes, you don’t get everything you wish for. Northern Illinois c
Daily Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
DeKALB — Sometimes, you don’t get everything you wish for. Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey admitted the Huskies (8-4, 6-2 Mid-American Conference) weren’t exactly excited after finding out last week they were headed to Detroit for the Quick Lane... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Area roundup: NIU’s Smith makes Camp All-America Teamin school history to be named to the Walter Camp squad. “I’m extremely happy f
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
in school history to be named to the Walter Camp squad. “I’m extremely happy for Sutton to receive this honor,” NIU coach Rod Carey said. “He deserves everything he gets, he’s had an unbelievable year and he belongs with the nation’s best. I think... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Huskies headed back to Detroit, draw Duke in Quick Lane Bowlafternoon. “I don’t know if we’re really fired up about Detroit, but I think w
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
afternoon. “I don’t know if we’re really fired up about Detroit, but I think we’ve got a fine opponent in Duke,” NIU coach Rod Carey said. “I’m sure the people in Detroit will be great. Everyone likes to go somewhere for a bowl game, right? We’ll... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Huskies to face Duke in Quick Lane Bowlsources close to the team later confirmed the same news and NIU officially made
Daily Chronicle / Posted 11 days ago
sources close to the team later confirmed the same news and NIU officially made the announcement at 3:48 p.m. NIU coach Rod Carey is expected to speak about NIU's upcoming Bowl Game after the Huskies conclude practice Sunday afternoon. "For the... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Huskies' Smith, Childers named best in MACAll-MAC team and especially pleased to see that, including Marcus, there were s
Daily Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
All-MAC team and especially pleased to see that, including Marcus, there were seven underclassmen on the list,” NIU coach Rod Carey said. “For the seniors, it’s a great way to close out their careers and for the seven who are coming back, it’s a... Read more
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The Journal-Standard
Sutton, Childers make NIU history with MAC honorsof (Defensive Player of the Year), if not more, and I hope there are more posts
The Journal-Standard / Posted 15 days ago
of (Defensive Player of the Year), if not more, and I hope there are more postseason awards to come for him,” coach Rod Carey said. Childers accounted for almost 1,900 yards of offense (1,440 passing and 454 rushing) and accounted for 20... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Smith: ‘D’ collapse won’t spoil Huskies’ bowl game prepa [heck] of a play. That’s the type of stuff we need on defense. I think there’
Daily Chronicle / Posted 19 days ago
a [heck] of a play. That’s the type of stuff we need on defense. I think there’s a lot more [like that] in us.”� NIU coach Rod Carey liked what he saw, too. “It was great,” Carey said.” It was a perfect drop. He made a play with his feet, and he... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Sutton Smith vows to not let late defensive collapse spoil Huskies' bowl game prepa [heck] of a play. That's the type of stuff we need on defense. I think there'
Daily Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
a [heck] of a play. That's the type of stuff we need on defense. I think there's a lot more [like that] in us."� NIU coach Rod Carey liked what he saw, too. "It was great," Carey said." It was a perfect drop. He made a play with his feet, and he... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Huskies conclude season at Central Michigan with chance at MAC West championshipHuff scores a touchdown against Western Michigan on Nov. 15 at Huskie Stadium i
Daily Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
Huff scores a touchdown against Western Michigan on Nov. 15 at Huskie Stadium in DeKalb. DeKALB – Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey is aware his team doesn’t control its fate for the Mid-American Conference title game; however, the Huskies (8-3,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
High-stakes season finaleHuff scores a touchdown against Western Michigan on Nov. 15 at Huskie Stadium i
Daily Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
Huff scores a touchdown against Western Michigan on Nov. 15 at Huskie Stadium in DeKalb. DeKALB – Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey is aware his team doesn’t control its fate for the Mid-American Conference title game; however, the Huskies (8-3,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Graham out for rest of yearregular season, Northern Illinois will be without quarterback Ryan Graham (elbo
Daily Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
regular season, Northern Illinois will be without quarterback Ryan Graham (elbow) for the remainder of the year, NIU coach Rod Carey said Tuesday. “He’s shelved for the rest of the year,” Carey said.� Graham, a redshirt junior, was NIU’s Week 1... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU quarterback Graham out for rest of yearregular season, Northern Illinois will be without quarterback Ryan Graham (elbo
Daily Chronicle / Posted 23 days ago
regular season, Northern Illinois will be without quarterback Ryan Graham (elbow) for the remainder of the year, NIU coach Rod Carey said Tuesday. “He’s shelved for the rest of the year,” Carey said.� Graham, a redshirt junior, was NIU’s Week 1... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Carifio: NIU with potential to snap bowl skidto be a compelling plotline is the Huskies' postseason. Namely, is this the yea
Daily Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
to be a compelling plotline is the Huskies' postseason. Namely, is this the year that they win their first bowl game of the Rod Carey era? It sure seems like its possible. Heck, even likely. Call it recency bias or whatever, but there seems to be... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Huskies keep showing they have potential to end bowl skidAlthough let's not worry about that either. What seems to be a compelling plot
Daily Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
Although let's not worry about that either. What seems to be a compelling plotline is the Huskies' postseason. Namely, is this the year that they win their first bowl game of the Rod Carey era? It sure seems like its possible. Heck, even... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU notebook: NIU defense limits Franklin in winJarvion Franklin has had some huge games this year – not tom mention against No
Daily Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
Jarvion Franklin has had some huge games this year – not tom mention against Northern Illinois in the past. But NIU coach Rod Carey said he was mostly pleased with how his team handled the star Western Michigan back in the Huskies' 35-31 win on... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Notebook: Defense stuffs Franklin after first quarter"You look at his 4.3 [yards] per carry, but that's because of a couple big runs
Daily Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
"You look at his 4.3 [yards] per carry, but that's because of a couple big runs early," Rod Carey said of Franklin, who had a couple runs of more than 20 yards on the Broncos' first scoring drive. "For the most part, we bottled him up and got after... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
College football: NIU ready to face Western Michigana game and has 24 rushing touchdowns. "It's great that we've been good. It doe
Daily Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
a game and has 24 rushing touchdowns. "It's great that we've been good. It doesn't guarantee we will be good," NIU coach Rod Carey said. "The only thing that can help that is how you work daily, and that's been the most impressive thing about... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
NIU ready to face Western Michiganground and have 24 rushing touchdowns. "It's great that we've been good. It do
Daily Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
ground and have 24 rushing touchdowns. "It's great that we've been good. It doesn't guarantee we will be good," NIU coach Rod Carey said. "The only thing that can help that is how you work daily, and that's been the most impressive thing about... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Huskies run defense ready for Broncos rushing attackground and have 24 rushing touchdowns. "It's great that we've been good. It do
Daily Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
ground and have 24 rushing touchdowns. "It's great that we've been good. It doesn't guarantee we will be good," NIU coach Rod Carey said. "The only thing that can help that is how you work daily, and that's been the most impressive thing about... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Special teams strong for NIU footballon the season the Northern Illinois special teams is having, with a nation-lead
Daily Chronicle / Posted a month ago
on the season the Northern Illinois special teams is having, with a nation-leading six blocked kicks this season. Coach Rod Carey said the players have bought into the system of special teams coach Dan Sabock – whose father, Mike Sabock, was an... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Abresch stars on special teamsgame marked the third straight NIU has had a block on special teams. “Jackson
Daily Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
game marked the third straight NIU has had a block on special teams. “Jackson is playing his best football,” NIU coach Rod Carey said. “That’s because of how he practices and how he prepares. He’s persevered through a lot. … I’m really proud of... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Abresch thriving off special teams' attention to detailgame marked the third straight NIU has had a block on special teams. “Jackson
Daily Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
game marked the third straight NIU has had a block on special teams. “Jackson is playing his best football,” NIU coach Rod Carey said. “That’s because of how he practices and how he prepares. He’s persevered through a lot. … I’m really proud of... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
2 blocked punts turned into TDs by Abresch highlight blowout over Ball Stategame NIU has had a block on special teams. “When we got the punt block, I thoug
Daily Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
game NIU has had a block on special teams. “When we got the punt block, I thought that was a momentum shift,” NIU coach Rod Carey said. “Ball State ... plays hard. When we got up, 21-7, it kind of deflated them a little bit. They didn’t give up,... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
2 blocked punt turned into TDs by Abresch highlight blowout over Ball Stategame NIU has had a block on special teams. “When we got the punt block, I thoug
Daily Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
game NIU has had a block on special teams. “When we got the punt block, I thought that was a momentum shift,” NIU coach Rod Carey said. “Ball State ... plays hard. When we got up, 21-7, it kind of deflated them a little bit. They didn’t give up,... Read more
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