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    Aug. 8, 2015 - 9:33 am
  • Photos: NIU Huskies football practice

    Photos of NIU Huskies football practice at Huskie Stadium by Daily Chronicle photo editor Danielle Guerra
    Aug. 8, 2015 - 8:57 am
  • Volquez pitches Royals to victory over White Sox

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Edinson Volquez and John Danks have known each other for a while, rooming in the minors.
    Aug. 7, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Chicago Blackhawks Patrick Kane under investigation, New York police confirm

    HAMBURG, N.Y. — Hamburg Police Chief Gregory Wickett confirms his department has launched an investigation into Chicago Blackhawks star forward Patric ...
    Aug. 7, 2015 - 11:12 pm
  • NIU to host Huskie Family Fun Day and Movie Night

    DeKALB – Huskie fans of all ages are invited to join Northern Illinois University student-athletes and staff at the Huskie Family Fun Day and Movie Ni ...
    Aug. 7, 2015 - 11:39 pm
  • Schwarber continues surge, Cubs beat Giants

    CHICAGO – The way Kyle Schwarber was hitting the ball, Joe Maddon felt he had no choice but to keep him in the lineup.
    Aug. 7, 2015 - 11:38 pm
  • Light practice for Bears on eve of Soldier Field scrimmage

    BOURBONNAIS – A day before they scrimmage with live tackling at Soldier Field, the Bears had a lighter practice Friday at Olivet Nazarene University, ...
    Aug. 7, 2015 - 11:45 pm
  • Jones adjusting nicely in 3-4

    BOURBONNAIS – When Christian Jones is asked what he’s most proud of from his rookie season, it isn’t the fact he appeared in all 16 games with five st ...
    Aug. 7, 2015 - 11:43 pm
  • Hub Arkush: McClellin may finally have found home

    BOURBONNAIS – No two players were greater lightning rods on the Bears during the Phil Emery regime than quarterback Jay Cutler and linebacker Shea McC ...
    Aug. 7, 2015 - 11:41 pm
  • Versatile Turner brings more than backflips to Huskies this season

    DeKALB – Aregeros Turner took the Internet by storm this spring with a short video of him catching a pass while doing a backflip.
    Aug. 7, 2015 - 11:35 pm
  • Schwarber homers in 2nd straight game, Cubs beat Giants

    CHICAGO – The Cubs wasted no time building a five-run lead, and once he sensed it slipping away, manager Joe Maddon went out to the mound with a quick ...
    Aug. 7, 2015 - 12:16 am
  • Huskies kick off training camp with helmets-only practice

    DeKALB – The silence was gone from Huskie Stadium. The Northern Illinois football team opened traini ...
    Aug. 7, 2015 - 12:13 am
  • High-effort end to Bears practice, plus Willie Young's reps increased

    BOURBONNAIS – The Bears wrapped up practice No. 7 with a spirited goal-line drill, with the last play resulting in a Daniel Thomas touchdown run as he ...
    Aug. 6, 2015 - 7:42 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Stop pretending Kevin White's injury not serious

    BOURBONNAIS – You can only pretend an obvious problem isn’t an issue by ignoring it for so long.I’m ...
    Aug. 6, 2015 - 5:26 pm
  • Brandon Marshall on First Take: 'I was the only one in the organization that had the huevos to hold [Jay Cutler] accountable'

    The chemistry between Jay Cutler and Brandon Marshall has been a long and winding road, stretching from their three years in Denver to their reunion t ...
    Aug. 6, 2015 - 4:21 pm
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