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  • Hub Arkush: Chicago Bears show flashes of good, lots of inconsistency in review of Jacksonville Jaguars game

    There are weeks when watching the tape of the Bears’ most recent game three or four times to write this column feels like a punishment of some kind.
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 12:29 am
  • Bullpen great again, Indians top Blue Jays for 3-0 ALCS lead

    TORONTO – Andrew Miller and the Cleveland bullpen stitched together their most impressive feat yet in these American League playoffs.
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 11:50 pm
  • Bears' frustration builds with near misses

    LAKE FOREST –The more the Chicago Bears think they've found answers to their struggles, the more their losses and frustration build.
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 11:31 pm
  • Less dominant Arrieta vs Hill as NLCS shifts to Los Angeles

    LOS ANGELES – Back in spring training, Joe Maddon cornered Jake Arrieta for a frank conversation about his workload during the upcoming season.
    Oct. 18, 2016 - 10:34 pm
  • Carifio: The one that got away from the Huskies

    DeKALB – With five games remaining, it’s impossible to tell the future. But when the final book is ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 11:36 pm
  • Korcek: When it comes to Fleck, NIU folks should root for NIU folks

    Right to the point: What’s with this venemous, almost malicious P.J. Fleck hatred? I mean it.Daily C ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 6:22 pm
  • Photos: Northern Illinois Big 12 Cross Country Conference meet in Sterling.

    Images from the Northern Illinois Big 12 Cross Country Conference meet Saturday at Hoover Park in Sterling.
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:11 pm
  • Prep roundup: Sycamore boys win NIB 12 title

    Anchored by three top-10 runners, the Sycamore boys cross country team won the Northern Illinois Big 12 Conference meet Saturday in Sterling.
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:33 am
  • DeKalb, Sycamore play to draw to finish suspended game

    In a continuation game from a game that was stopped because of lightning Oct. 4, DeKalb and Sycamore played to a 2-2 tie Saturday morning in DeKalb.
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:29 am
  • Golf: Carpenter takes 10th at state

    Things just kept going wrong on the last four holes for DeKalb sophomore Emma Carpenter.Not so wrong ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:29 am
  • Hub Arkush: Downward spiral for Chicago Bears continues, but do they know how to fix it?

    The Bears and the Jacksonville Jaguars are two of the worst teams in the NFL, and on Sunday the Bears were even worse than the Jaguars in a 17-16 loss ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:25 am
  • Kershaw helps Dodgers blank Cubs 1-0, NLCS even at 1-all

    CHICAGO – So much for October closer. With his Dodgers desperate for a win, Clayton Kershaw delivered the most dominant start of his checkered playoff ...
    Oct. 17, 2016 - 12:06 am
  • Photos: Jaguars scratch out a win over Bears 17-16

    Oct. 16, 2016 - 8:00 pm
  • NIU football: Opposed to previous weeks, Huskie defense looks strong, offense struggles in loss to Central Michigan

    DeKALB – If it's not one thing, it's another.The Northern Illinois defense put together its best per ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 8:25 pm
  • Photos: NIU 28, Central Michigan 34 in triple overtime

    Northern Illinois University lost to Central Michigan during their football game in DeKalb on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016. The Huskies lost 28-34 in tripl ...
    Oct. 15, 2016 - 8:03 pm
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