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  • 3-and-out: Chicago Bears vs. Atlanta Falcons

    3 things that worked1 Third-down defense: The Bears held the Falcons to a 31 percent rate on third d ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 9:12 pm
  • NIU's Radtke earns MAC honor

    Northern Illinois sophomore volleyball player Jenna Radtke was named was named MAC West Defensive Player of the Week Monday.
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 6:06 pm
  • Chippewas’ RB Rawls inflicts pain on NIU

    DeKALB – Thomas Rawls said he didn’t feel any pain after his 270-yard performance in Central Michigan’s 34-17 win Saturday at Huskie Stadium.
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 12:16 am
  • Arkush: Bears overcome losses with desire to beat Falcons

    Let’s set up a few ground rules if we’re going to talk about Sunday’s Bears-Falcons game.First and f ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 12:07 am
  • Chippewas snap Huskies’ DeKalb winning streak

    DeKALB – Northern Illinois’ 28-game Huskie Stadium winning streak is history. Central Michigan runni ...
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 12:38 am
  • Blackhawks beat Sabres with big third period

    CHICAGO – The Blackhawks had Brad Richards at second-line center for much of training camp, and then coach Joel Quenneville returned Andrew Shaw to th ...
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 12:08 am
  • Devin Hester happy after bitter parting with Bears

    ATLANTA – Devin Hester danced around the question, knowing that everyone wonders what he thinks – really thinks – about former teammate Jay Cutler.
    Oct. 12, 2014 - 12:02 am
  • NIU volleyball beats Chippewas

    MOUNT PLEASANT, Michigan – The Northern Illinois University volleyball team ended its three-match road trip in impressive fashion Saturday, ousting Ce ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 10:23 pm
  • Prep roundup: Bend, Nolan, Lyons have seasons end at sectional

    Delaney Bend shot a 96 on Saturday at Shewami Country Club in the Class A Girls Golf Wateska Sectional, missing out on a trip to the state tournament ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 9:49 pm
  • Kaneland wins conference, Ye and Sullivan sweep sinlges for Sycamore

    After two days of tennis playing at DeKalb High School, the Kaneland Knights took the crown for girls tennis in the Northern Illinois Big 12 conferenc ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 9:47 pm
  • Carifio: Huskies offense shows it's capable of so much more

    DeKALB – It was so promising. It was also such a tease. The first pass left Drew Hare's hand at just ...
    Oct. 13, 2014 - 12:03 am
  • Not time to push the panic button

    Daily Chronicle sports editor Eddie Carifio and sports reporter Steve Nitz spend their days covering the area’s sports scene. Occasionally, they give ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 5:30 am
  • Hub Arkush: Could be a shootout in Atlanta

    Depending on how much you value statistics, there’s a good chance these Bears just aren’t who we think they are.
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 12:38 am
  • Fifth straight loss sinks Kaneland’s playoff hopes

    MORRIS – Morris senior quarterback Griffin Sobol gingerly raised his hands for a gritty game of show and tell after Friday’s Northern Illinois Big 12 ...
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 12:52 am
  • Cogs rally past Vikings

    GENOA – The Genoa-Kingston football team made a double-digit comeback in the third quarter Friday night to get a 37-28 win over North Boone.
    Oct. 11, 2014 - 12:23 am
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