Illinois State lost 29-27 in the final minutes of the FCS Championship to North Dakota State University.
The University of Illinois lost to Louisiana Tech 35-18 Friday in the Heart of Dallas Bowl.
The Packers are headed to the playoffs for the sixth straight year with a 20-3 win over the Tampa Bay Buccaneers Sunday.
Illinois State beat the University of New Hampshire Saturday 21-18 after a major fourth quarter comeback in the FCS semifinals.
The Huskies football team headed to Florida early Friday morning to play in Tuesday's Boca Raton Bowl.
Jimmy Clausen will get his first NFL start in four years with the Bears Sunday while Jay Cutler watches from the sidelines.
The Auburn Knights Varsity Football Team takes a break from their finals to help the Salvation Army move 1,500 hams.
Wisconsin Head Football Coach Gary Andersen left the Badgers Wednesday to take the head coaching job at Oregon State.
Illinois will face Louisiana Tech in the Heart of Dallas Bowl Dec. 26.
Rockford University hires Jim Schroeder, former Benedictine University defensive coordinator, as the new head football coach.
NIU faces Bowling Green for the second straight year, hoping to come away with a MAC title.
Rockford Lutheran took on Belvidere North Saturday at Riverside Park.
Wisconsin beat Illinois 38-28 Saturday.
Wes Lunt suffered a broken leg in Saturday's game against Purdue and will miss four-to-six weeks of the season.
NIU took down Kent State 17-14 to extend the Huskies' home game winning streak to 28 Saturday.
Belvidere beats Guilford 43-14.
Christian Life beat Westminster 48-7.
Scott and Lauren interview Christian Life Head Coach Tony Ambrogio following the Eagles' win over Westminster.
Durand beats Pecatonica 42-33.
Belvidere North's Jared Cantu is the Week Six MVP.
The Week Six Play of the Day caught on our cameras.
The Detroit Lions beat the Green Bay Packers Sunday 19-7.
Trine University beat Rockford University 27-7 Saturday in their homecoming football game.
The Packers signed ten players to their practice squad Sunday.
Derek Dimke did not make the New Orleans Saints' 53-man roster Saturday.
NIU beat Presbyterian College 55-3 in a rainy season opener Thursday night.
Derek Dimke made both field goal attempts for the Saints in Thursday's preseason game against the Ravens.
Green Bay beat Kansas City 34-14 in Thursday's preseason game.
53 year old Richard Clark is practicing with the Rockford University football team and hoping to secure a spot on the roster.
The Eagles are expecting big things this season from their six returning starters on offense and eight returning starters on defense.
The Tigers are determined to make a big comeback this season with a big offensive line.
Zach Miller scored two touchdowns Friday night in the Bears' pre-season win over the Eagles.
The Huskies announced the University of Utah in Day 3 of SchedulePalooza.
The Bears signed five-time pro-bowler Adrian Wilson to a one year contract Monday.
Rockford bar Boomers tells us how they prepared for Sunday's NFC North championship game
The Packers had no problem beating the Vikings in Minnesota.
The Huskies unloaded for 59 points against a struggling MAC opponent.
The Rockford Rams had their impressive season come to an end at the hands of the Chicago Cardinals.
With the J-Hawk program shutting down for the season due to waning interest and safety concerns, the loss of a home gate for Belvidere North could costly. Officials at the school and Harlem are disappointed not to face Jefferson on the field.
Green Bay Packers fans packed Rockford's Hoffman House bar.
NIU hoping to have a safe and fun homecoming.
Former NIU head football coach Jerry Kill will leave Minnesota to receive treatment for his epilepsy.
The Wildcats flexed their muscles once again.
After blowing an early lead the Bengals roared back in the 4th quarter to stun the Packers.
The Huskies trailed by 20 points in the first quarter but managed to come back late and seal their third win.
NIU turned the tables on the Iowa Hawkeyes, winning a last second thriller to open the season.
A settlement between the NFL and retired players, puts the focus on the dangers of playing football
The Bears made a series of waiver and contract moves in their second round of roster cuts. The team is now at 58 players.
Aaron Rodgers moved the ball in his lone possession on the field, but the Packers couldn't put any points on the board in a 17-0 loss.
The Bears defense started off the Marc Trestman era by continuing old habits. They forced three turnovers in the first half in the 24-17 defeat.