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Northern Illinois Football: Huskies Offense Bogs Down vs. Utes

DEKALB, IL – The Northern Illinois Huskies were looking to even their record in a game dominated by defense. But Chase Hansen of the Utah Utes had other ideas. With Utah protecting a 10-6 lead late in the fourth quarter, Hanson picked off NIU QB Marcus Childers and raced 40 yards for the clinching score and Utah beat NIU by a score of 17-6 on Saturday night. With the win,
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Northern Illinois: Shawun Lurry Makes His All-American Case

It's easy to call a player elite. It's not as easy to prove it on the field. Shawun Lurry of Northern Illinois is truly elite at his position. In fact, some say he's one of the Nation's best Corners. Going into his Senior year, Lurry has already had one of the most successful careers in MAC Conference history. Playing in 13 games as a true freshman, he was exposed to
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2013 MAC Championship Game : Huskies QB Jordan Lynch Exposed In Loss To Falcons

  [caption id="" align="alignnone" width="740"] (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)[/caption] DETROIT – Thanks to a 47-27 loss to Bowling Green in the 2013 MAC Championship Game, Jordan Lynch would be exposed under the national spotlight.  Lynch, the leading rusher among quarterbacks, and the presumed No.2 vote-getter in Heisman polls behind troubled Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston, failed to impress Heisman votes and hurt is prospective NFL draft stock.  Despite rushing for 126