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  1. NIU offers fans chance to choose new field designRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MSNBC

    Northern Illinois will have a brand new playing field in Huskie Stadium this fall, and thankfully the program will not be installing a non-traditional field the way programs such as Boise State and Eastern Michigan have. Surely somebody might have been tempted to toss the idea fo an all-black playing field around the NIU offices, even if in jest.

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  2. Darrell Garretson Transferring To Oregon St.Read the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Building The Dam

    Former Utah St. quarterback Darrell Garretson is transferring to Oregon St. After receiving his release from the Aggies this spring, which he requested once fellow quarterback Chuckie Keaton was granted an additional year of eligibility in light of time lost due to injuries, Garretson has decided to walk on in Corvallis, where he will have to sit out the 2015 season, but will then have 2 years of remaining eligibility. Garretson is 6' & weighs 200 lbs., and led Utah St. in passing last season, completing 91 of 135 passes, for 1140 yards, and 8 touchdowns, while throwing only 3 interceptions.

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  3. NIU roundup: Track finishes fourth at MAC behind five champsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Daily Chronicle

    The Northern Illinois University women's track and field team completed the 2015 Mid-American Conference Outdoor Track with several program bests, posting its top finish, point total and number of champions in school history at the conference championships with a sensational Saturday performance. The Huskies finished the 2015 MAC outdoor meet in fourth place with 107 points after Saturday's rainy conclusion of the three-day meet, which was hosted by Ball State University in Muncie, Ind.

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  4. Chiefs have all nine draft picks signed after agreeing to terms with Marcus Peters, Steven NelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | The Wichita Eagle

    They agreed to deals with Washington cornerback Marcus Peters, their first-round pick, and Oregon State cornerback Steven Nelson, one of two third-round picks, the team announced Friday. Earlier this week, the Chiefs finalized deals with second-round pick Mitch Morse, a center out of Missouri, third-round pick Chris Conley, a receiver out of Georgia, fourth-round pick Ramik Wilson, an inside linebacker out of Georgia, fifth-round pick D.J. Alexander, an inside linebacker out of Oregon State, fifth-round pick James O'Shaughnessy, a tight end out of Illinois State, sixth-round pick Rakeem Nunez-Roches, a defensive tackle out of Southern Miss and seventh-round pick Da'Ron Brown, a receiver out of Northern Illinois.

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  5. Ohio State Football: Predicting the Buckeyes' 2015 Win-Loss RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | BleacherReport

    After winning the first-ever College Football Playoff National Championship, Urban Meyer has Ohio State primed to enter 2015 as the nation's top-ranked team. The Buckeyes return a load of talent, highlighted by superstar juniors Joey Bosa and Ezekiel Elliott, in addition to a trio of championship-caliber quarterbacks.

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  6. B1G nonconference opponent: Northern IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | ESPN

    We're taking a look at the 2016 nonconference opponents for Big Ten teams. Up now: Western Michigan, which plays Michigan State on Sept.

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  7. Northern Illinois Huskies previewRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | ESPN

    Last year the Huskies captured their fifth-straight MAC West title, and they won't give up the division easily if QB Drew Hare , who impressed while taking the reins from 2013 Heisman finalist Jordan Lynch, builds on the solid foundation he laid in 2014. How the Huskies beat you: Northern Illinois' penchant for the pistol formation allows a capable QB to run wild.

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  8. LB Brandon Isaac returns to ArgosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | CFL.ca

    A familiar face is returning to the Argos' defence, as the team announced Wednesday it has signed linebacker Brandon Isaac along with four other international players. Also joining the Double Blue will be running backs Akeem Daniels and Lyle McCombs, receiver Jarvis West and defensive lineman Martez Wilson, while to make room on the roster the Argos released international receivers Mike Davis, Mike Thomas, Anthony McClung and Darryl Surgent as well as international defensive back David Sims.

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  9. Huskies come into final series likely needing a sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Daily Chronicle

    DeKALB – With the Northern Illinois baseball team currently on the outside looking in for the Mid-American Conference tournament, the final series of the regular season is gut-check time for the Huskies. Coming into their three-game series against Ball State on Thursday, the Huskies find themselves in the No.

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  10. Third-round pick Chris Conley signs with ChiefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2013 | The Wichita Eagle

    The team agreed to a deal with Georgia receiver Chris Conley, one of two third-round picks, a source told The Star on Wednesday. Earlier this week, the Chiefs finalized deals with second-round pick Mitch Morse, a center out of Missouri, fourth-round pick Ramik Wilson, an inside linebacker out of Georgia, fifth-round pick D.J. Alexander, an inside linebacker out of Oregon State, fifth-round pick James O'Shaughnessy, a tight end out of Illinois State, sixth-round pick Rakeem Nunez-Roches, a defensive tackle out of Southern Miss and seventh-round pick Da'Ron Brown, a receiver out of Northern Illinois.

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  11. Steelers sign two draft picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | O-R Online

    The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed fourth-round draft pick Doran Grant, sixth-round pick Anthony Chickillo and a pair of free agents.

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  12. Three former Huskies sign with pro football teamsRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Daily Chronicle

    Monica Synett - msynett@shawmedia.com Tight end Tim Semisch makes a catch during the 2015 Northern Illinois University Football Pro Day at the Chessick Center on Friday March 6, 2015. Monica Synett - msynett@shawmedia.com Running back Cameron Stingily sprints around the cones during the 2015 Northern Illinois University Football Pro Day at the Chessick Center on Friday March 6, 2015.

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  13. Steelers sign two undrafted rookie free agents who attended minicamp on a try-out basisRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | Behind The Steel Curtain

    The Pittsburgh Steelers have added a running back and defensive tackle to their offseason roster after they spent the past weekend in rookie minicamp on a try-out basis. The Pittsburgh Steelers have added two new players to their offseason roster in RB Cameron Stingily and DT Mike Thornton.

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  14. Steelers sign draft picks Grant and Chickillo among othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Erie Times News

    "' The Pittsburgh Steelers have signed fourth-round draft pick Doran Grant, sixth-round pick Anthony Chickillo and a pair of free agents. The team announced Monday it has come to terms on four-year deals for Grant, a defensive back out of Ohio State, and Chickillo, a defensive end from Miami.

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  15. Track and Field: Lincoln men winRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | News Tribune

    The Lincoln men's track and field team racked up 127 points and captured the title in the Huskie Open hosted by Northern Illinois University on Saturday. Southeast Missouri State was second in the six-team meet, followed by Lindenwood , Cardinal Stritch , Culver-Stockton and Carthage .

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  16. Northern Illinois seniors balance home meet, graduationRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | Daily Chronicle

    NIU Photo Services/Northern Illinois senior Latesha Bigby runs in the 100-meter hurdles at the Huskie Open on Saturday. Bigby finished with a time of 13.60 seconds, which broke the school record.

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  17. Browns weren't that interested in CollinsRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Tribune-Chronicle

    Like most of the 32 teams in the NFL, the Browns had an interest in Collins, who was widely projected as a first-round draft pick. He fell completely out of the draft after rumors of a possible involvement in the murder of a woman and her unborn child surfaced.

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  18. Browns Notes: Mike Pettine says he's always respected Tom...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Chronicle-Telegram

    Browns coach Mike Pettine has a strong opinion about Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and the NFL investigation into his use of deflated balls. "Nothing is surprising," Pettine said Friday during rookie minicamp.

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  19. Browns sign four players as undrafted free agentsRead the original story

    Friday May 8 | Ohio.com

    The Browns announced they have signed four players as undrafted free agents. They have also invited several players to participate in their rookie minicamp on a tryout basis.

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  20. 2015 Cleveland Browns undrafted free agentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | ESPN

    The Cleveland Browns signed four undrafted free agents after Saturday's draft but invited 50 players to their rookie camp for a tryout. The team will make a decision after the weekend about which tryout players to sign.

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