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  • Marc Trestman announces Jimmy Clausen as Chicago Bears starting QB

    LAKE FOREST — Jimmy Clausen took the first-team reps in the portion of practice open to the media, and Marc Trestman confirmed Thursday that Clausen ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 2:53 pm
  • Watch live: Sycamore wrestling vs. Yorkville

    The Sycamore wrestling team takes on the Foxes in a key Northern Illinois Big 12 battle at 5 p.m. ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 2:19 pm
  • Prep roundup: Sycamore girls bowling sweeps again

    The Sycamore girls bowling team improved to 3-1 in the Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference with its second sweep in as many days, beating Yorkville 3, ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 12:39 am
  • Hub Arkush: Do Chicago Bears really think Jimmy Clausen is answer?

    For reasons that are unclear to me, Marc Trestman elected to give his players an extra day off Wednesday, confusing his apparent belief that by going ...
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 12:45 am
  • NIU women's basketball: Amanda Corral, Huskies trample Southern Illinois-Edwardsville

    DeKALB – For the second game in a row, the Northern Illinois women’s basketball team held an opponent to less than 50 points.
    Dec. 18, 2014 - 12:42 am
  • Packers QB Aaron Rodgers "baffled" by Chicago Bears OC Aaron Kromer's comments

    Support for Bears quarterback Jay Cutler came from an unlikely source as Packers signal-caller Aaron Rodgers said he felt for his rival having to de ...
    Dec. 17, 2014 - 1:13 pm
  • Prep roundup: Sycamore girls bowling earns sweep of Rochelle

    The Sycamore girls bowling team swept Rochelle on Tuesday, winning all the games and the series, 3,041 to 2,747.
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:45 pm
  • 2014 Boys Golf All-Area Team

    Note to readers: The following was intended to run with the Boys Golf Player of the Year story that ran in Tuesday’s edition. The Daily Chronicle regr ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:41 pm
  • Patrick Kane's late goal lifts Chicago Blackhawks past Minnesota Wild

    CHICAGO – Patrick Kane scored a tiebreaking power-play goal with 3:28 left, and the Chicago Blackhawks bounced back to beat the Minnesota Wild 5-3 on ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:24 pm
  • North grad Brown wraps up achievement-rich career

    DeKALB – Ryan Brown versed himself in whirlwinds even in the earliest stages of his Northern Illinois football career.
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:17 pm
  • Hub Arkush: Chicago Bears coaches, players share blame for dismal performance

    Where does the Bears’ incompetent coaching stop and the players’ poor play start?On the Bears’ last ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:27 pm
  • NIU football: Coach Rod Carey – Bowl practices like 'stealing time'

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois football coach Rod Carey likens bowl-game practices to “stealing time.” T ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 11:10 pm
  • Sycamore's Angelina Ye honored for 3rd straight time as Girls Tennis Player of the Year

    Injuries can slow down anyone’s season, and being an elite player is no exception.Sycamore’s Angelin ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 10:36 pm
  • Saints fan arrested after altercation with Chicago Bears chairman George McCaskey

    A 58-year-old New Orleans man was arrested and charged with simple battery following an altercation with Bears chairman George McCaskey Monday night ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 3:44 pm
  • Chicago Bears general manger Phil Emery breaks silence

    CHICAGO – Making his first public comments since Bears offensive coordinator Aaron Kromer admitted he was a source for a national media report critici ...
    Dec. 16, 2014 - 1:09 am
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