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Report: Bears Hosted Josh Freeman For Visit

Freeman had a really rocky 2013 season, playing in just four games.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2014

Brian de la Puente. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Bears Offseason Notebook No. 9: De La Puente Adds Depth, Options

The addition of Brian de la Puente allows for potential changes on the Bears’ offensive line.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2014

Jordan Lynch. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Hoge: Jordan Lynch Goes Through Defensive Back Drills At Pro Day But Maintains He’s An NFL QB

Jordan Lynch was sitting on the sideline drinking some Gatorade when the NFL coaches at NIU’s pro day caught him off guard.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2014

Jordan Lynch. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Hoge: Jordan Lynch Says It Would Be ‘A Huge Mistake’ Not To Play Him At QB

Former NIU quarterback Lynch believes he would fit in a zone-read scheme.

CBS Chicago–02/21/2014

Jordan Lynch. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Hoge: Jordan Lynch, Future Bears Safety?

Jordan Lynch appears destined for a position switch.

CBS Chicago–01/14/2014

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NIU Falls To Utah State In Poinsettia Bowl

Brian Suite intercepted Jordan Lynch’s pass and recovered a fumble by the Heisman Trophy finalist to help Utah State beat No. 24 Northern Illinois 21-14 on Thursday night in the Poinsettia Bowl.

12/26/2013

Jordan Lynch. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

NIU’s Lynch Aiming For History With Poinsettia Bowl Appearance

Jordan Lynch already owns the major college record for yards rushing for a quarterback, with 1,881. With 119 yards to go, he can become the first player to rush for 2,000 yards and throw for 2,000.

12/25/2013

Paul Konerko. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Who’s Been Naughty And Nice In Chicago Sports This Year?

Ho, ho, ho! Baffoe Claus here. I’m way better than Ditka Claus because I don’t smell like cigars, I haven’t been compromised by endorsement commitments (yet), and children are genuinely happy when I show up to their homes bearing gifts (pizza is the greatest gift of all; wine for children, not so much).

670 The Score–12/24/2013

Jordan Lynch. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

NIU’s Lynch Named Among AP All-Americans

Alabama linebacker C.J. Mosley, Arizona State defensive tackle Will Sutton and Arizona running back Ka’Deem Carey have been selected to The Associated Press All-America team for the second straight season.

670 The Score–12/17/2013

Jameis Winston, quarterback of the Florida State Seminoles, hoist the trophy during a press conference after the 2013 Heisman Trophy Presentation at the Marriott Marquis on December 14, 2013 in New York City. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Winston Takes Heisman Over NIU’s Lynch, Four Other Candidates

The Florida State quarterback became the second straight freshman to win the Heisman on Saturday night, earning college football’s most prestigious individual award with a performance so spectacular and dominant that even a criminal investigation couldn’t derail his candidacy.

12/14/2013

CLEMSON, SC - OCTOBER 19: Jameis Winston #5 of the Florida State Seminoles celebrates after defeating the Clemson Tigers 51-14 at Memorial Stadium on October 19, 2013 in Clemson, South Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Heisman Watch: Jameis Winston The Slam Dunk, Five Others Playing For Second

The Heisman Trophy will be presented Saturday evening in New York City. Winston’s name should be at the top of the list as college football’s most impressive player from the start of the season through the championship games. Everything else after that is purely a guess.

12/12/2013

Jordan Lynch. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

NIU’s Lynch Among Heisman Finalists

Northern Illinois University quarterback Jordan Lynch, who has led the Huskies to a near-perfect season, is among the finalists for the Heisman Trophy, the Associated Press is reporting.

12/09/2013

Jordan Lynch. (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Baffoe: A Heisman Snub Won’t Define Lynch

That trophy doesn’t change Lynch’s fantastic stats or his team’s accomplishments, the latter of which I’m fairly confident hold more importance to a guy like Lynch.

670 The Score–12/06/2013

NIU Quarterback Jordan Lynch runs for a 2 yard touchdown  (Credit: Brian Kersey/Getty )

Lynch Leads No. 20 N. Illinois Past Ball State

Jordan Lynch threw two touchdown passes and ran for two scores to help No. 20 Northern Illinois beat Ball State 48-27 on Wednesday night.

11/13/2013

Jordan Lynch  runs the ball for his third touchdown in the 1st quarter against the Massachusetts Minutemen  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Lynch Leads Northern To 63-19 Rout Of Masschusetts

Jordan Lynch ran for 119 yards and four touchdowns and threw for another in just over a half to lead No. 21 Northern Illinois to a 63-19 victory over Massachusetts on Saturday.

11/02/2013

Jordan Lynchof the Northern Illinois Huskies drops back to pass under the protection of his offensive line against the Eastern Michigan Eagles (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

No. 23 N. Illinois Improves To 8-0 In Win Over E. Michigan

Jordan Lynch threw four touchdown passes and caught another as No. 23 Northern Illinois reached its best start as a major program with a 59-20 victory over Eastern Michigan on Saturday.

10/26/2013

Jordan Lynch. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Lynch’s 316 Rushing Yards Carry Northern Illinois

Jordan Lynch rushed for 316 yards, an FBS record for a quarterback, and No. 23 Northern Illinois stayed unbeaten Saturday with a 31-17 victory at Central Michigan.

10/19/2013

Jordan Lynch.  (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Lynch Leads Northern Illinois Past Purdue 55-24

Jordan Lynch threw for 207 yards and three touchdowns, and Northern Illinois scored on a kickoff return and an interception return to rout Purdue 55-24.

09/28/2013

Jordan Lynch.  (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

NIU’s Lynch Named MAC West Offensive Player Of The Week

For the second time, NIU quarterback Jordan Lynch was named the Mid-American Conference West offensive player of the week.

670 The Score–09/23/2013

Runningback Damon Bullock #5 of the Iowa Hawkeyes rushes up field during the second quarter between defensive end Joe Windsor #97 and safety Jimmie Ward #15 of the Northern Illinois Huskies on August 31, 2013 at Kinnick Stadium in Iowa City, Iowa. (Photo by Matthew Holst/Getty Images)

Northern Illinois Stuns Iowa 30-27

Northern Illinois needed quarterback Jordan Lynch to carry them to a win.

08/31/2013

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