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  • Huskies deep at linebacker

    Northern Illinois held its third football practice of the season Monday, in helmets and shoulder pads.
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 11:59 pm
  • Wilson breaks clavicle

    BOURBONNAIS – The buzz surrounding Bears No. 3 receiver Marquess Wilson throughout the offseason and first week of training camp disappeared almost in ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 12:00 am
  • Cubs prospect Baez set to join team in Colorado

    DENVER – Touted prospect Javier Baez will join the Chicago Cubs on Tuesday in Colorado and could make his major league debut in the three-game series ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 11:57 pm
  • Flowers, Abreu lead White Sox to –win

    CHICAGO – Tyler Flowers homered and drove in three runs and Jose Abreu had two hits and two RBIs to lead the Chicago White Sox to a rain-shortened 5-3 ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 11:56 pm
  • Arkush: Bears thin WR corps gets thinner

    BOURBONNAIS – In a summer full of hope and optimism, Monday was a day for the Bad News Bears.A pract ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 11:55 pm
  • Two-ways Mays: Linebacker also can long snap for NIU

    DeKALB – Boomer Mays is entering is second full season as Northern Illinois' starting middle linebacker, and the junior is a rare breed in college foo ...
    Aug. 5, 2014 - 7:48 am
  • Long remains patient, anxious to fully return to the field

    CHICAGO – For the better part of a week, Kyle Long remained relegated to the sidelines, anxiously pacing back and forth, restricted from doing much el ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • White Sox's bullpen battered in loss to Twins

    CHICAGO – White Sox manager Robin Ventura went to his bullpen over and over again, and the Twins kept scoring.
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Saturday NIU football practice notes: Huskies begin camp Saturday

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois football took the field at Huskie Stadium Saturday for the team’s first official workout since the spring game in April.
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 12:01 am
  • Coghlan's HR leads Cubs to 7-3 win over Dodgers

    LOS ANGELES – The Cubs haven't had many highlights to savor this season. Winning a series against the NL West champion Los Angeles Dodgers has to be r ...
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • Parker gives up HR to Ramirez in Cubs' loss

    LOS ANGELES – Tsuyoshi Wada kept pace with mound opponent Hyun-Jin Ryu into the sixth inning and was lifted by manager Rick Renteria after 103 pitches ...
    Aug. 3, 2014 - 12:35 pm
  • White Sox collapse late in 8-6 loss to Twins

    CHICAGO – Adam Eaton admitted he made a bad mistake trying to stretch a single into a double in the eighth inning of a one-run game.
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 11:43 pm
  • Competition for both Bears' safety spots is wide open

    CHICAGO – The Bears have a wide-open competition at safety so far in training camp.Through the first ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 11:30 pm
  • Family Fest revs up Bears

    CHICAGO – The Bears made their 2014 Soldier Field debut at the annual Family Fest fan promotion Saturday night in front of a crowd of their most rabid ...
    Aug. 2, 2014 - 11:17 pm
  • Northern Illinois quarterback battle in full swing

    DeKALB – For the past three years of fall camp, the quarterback position has been set in stone for Northern Illinois football.
    Aug. 4, 2014 - 12:57 pm
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