Hoge: Jordan Lynch, Future Bears Safety?Jordan Lynch appears destined for a position switch.
NIU Falls To Utah State In Poinsettia BowlBrian 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.
NIU's Lynch Aiming For History With Poinsettia Bowl AppearanceJordan 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.
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).
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.
Winston Takes Heisman Over NIU's Lynch, Four Other CandidatesThe 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.
Heisman Watch: Jameis Winston The Slam Dunk, Five Others Playing For SecondThe 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.
NIU's Lynch Among Heisman FinalistsNorthern 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.
Baffoe: A Heisman Snub Won't Define LynchThat 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.
Lynch Leads No. 20 N. Illinois Past Ball StateJordan Lynch threw two touchdown passes and ran for two scores to help No. 20 Northern Illinois beat Ball State 48-27 on Wednesday night.
Lynch Leads Northern To 63-19 Rout Of MasschusettsJordan 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.
No. 23 N. Illinois Improves To 8-0 In Win Over E. MichiganJordan 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.
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.
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.
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.