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.
After a historic season, Jordan Lynch has worked on the details of quarterback and hopes to be even better in 2013.
Chicago Rush win their Rockford finale 68-32
Sean Considine hosts annual football camp
Coach Chuck Leonard Sr. joining Rockford Christian coaching staff
Chicago Rush blast Blaze 67-43
Chicago Rush returning to Rockford
Rockford hosts 10th annual football training camp
Four NIU grads sign NFL deals
NIU hosts first ever Huskie Bowl
Matthews, Packers ink long-term expansion
NIU's inexperienced wideouts are confident
NIU scrimmages, shows off Orange Bowl rings
Boylan grad Derek Dimke signs with New York Jets
NIU begins spring football practice
Packers beat shorthanded Vikings 24-10
NIU discusses its vaunted Orange Bowl opponent Florida State
Huskies want to use bowl practices to improve
NIU begins bowl practices, Carey takes reins
NIU hosted a pep rally for their BCS bound Huskies
Dave Doeren leaving DeKalb after two years as head coach
NIU sends team to MAC Championship
Packers crushed by Giants 38-10
Illinois crushed by Northwestern 50-14
The Packers hold off the Lions 24-20
Stockton cruises in semi-finals 51-14
Boylan saw it's 39 game winning streak end at Lake Zurich Saturday.
Stockton crushes Lena-Winslow 48-14
Green Bay beats Arizona 31-17
Boylan completes epic comeback in round two
Hononegah goes down in round two 17-6
Stillman Loses in Second Round 42-7
Winnebago crushes top seeded foe 56-20
Stockton eliminates Galena in second round 44-7
Rockford Lutheran falls in second round 42-14
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QB Austin Baden leads the North Boone Vikings to new heights in his senior season.
Packers down Jaguars 24-15
Lutheran's offense starts playoffs hot, winning 62-40
North Boone goes down in shootout 59-34
Winnebago dominates 56-13
Stillman Valley romps to 49-28 win
Byron loses to Wilmington 31-14
Hononegah runs past Willowbrook 38-16
Auburn falls in return to playoffs 41-7
Boylan beats Jacobs 28-10
Harlem falls to Libertyville 48-28
Rochelle eliminated by Lincoln-Way West 35-0
Rodgers leads Packers by Rams 30-20
Stockton blasts Aquin 56-19
EPC stuns Forreston 31-25
Stillman beats Winnebago 47-21
Byron topples Mendota 42-10
Rockford Lutheran destroys Rockford Christian 63-0
Boylan dominates Auburn in Appino's return 60-6
Belvidere beats Belvidere North 21-13 for a playoff shot
Hononegah destroys East 47-7
Harlem crushes Freeport 57-12
Jefferson beats Guilford 41-33
NIU crushes Buffalo 45-3
Hononegah bullies Freeport 50-12
Harlem crushes Guilford 41-6
Jefferson tramples Belvidere North for first win 43-26
NIU and Doeren know repeating as MAC champs won't be easy
Huskies come back to beat Ball State 35-23
Byron comes back to slip past Lutheran 35-34
Stillman Valley defeats Marengo 28-11
Harvard uses a fast start to knock off Rockford Christian 43-21
Sycamore upsets Rochelle 26-14
Hononegah uses ground attack to beat Guilford 29-8
Harlem romps over Jefferson 42-13
Auburn edges Freeport 27-20
Belvidere beats East in a double-overtime thriller 46-44
Boylan crushes Belvidere North 45-14
Packers edge Saints 28-27
Northern Illinois blows out Central Michigan 55-24 in MAC Conference opener
Hononegah beats Harlem 28-18
Auburn stuns Guilford 19-14
Belvidere steals a win at Freeport 27-26
Belvidere North squeaks past Rockford East 23-21
Boylan coasts past Jefferson, 51-6
Lena-Winslow dominates in the second half to beat Forreston 34-20
Dakota handles West Carroll 32-18
Rockford Lutheran dominates Mendota 56-7 to clinch a playoff spot.
Winnebago marches to 28-7 win over Genoa-Kingston
North Boone knocks off Harvard 31-14
Rockford Christian Life can't handle Chicago Hope, fall 56-27
Roscoe Rush defeat Chicago Mustangs 24-23 to advance in playoffs.
Guilford dominates Belvidere, 42-14
Huskies come back to beat Auburn, 36-28
Boylan coasts against East, 41-9
Hononegah blasts Jefferson, 55-13
Belvidere North sneaks by Freeport, 14-12
Byron romps at Stillman Valley, 42-12
Winnebago outscores Rock Falls 61-26
Rockford Lutheran holds off late Oregon rally, 48-29
North Boone defeats Rockford Christian 35-7
Aquin rolls over Warren, 49-13
Kaneland crushes Rochelle, 34-6
Scott Leber previews our game of the week between Guilford and Belvidere.
Rockford College beats Olivet College, 28-12
Rockford Lutheran stuns Winnebago 37-34
Stockton destroys AFC, 55-6
Durand defeats River Ridge, 26-8
South Beloit crushes Pecatonica for first victory, 44-8
North Boone edges by Oregon, 35-32
Boylan blows out Freeport in battle of the unbeatens, 42-0
Hononegah beats Auburn, 49-27
Harlem runs past Belvidere, 40-21
East edges by Jefferson for their first win of the season, 44-37
Guilford knocks off Belvidere North, 34-25
3-0 Winnebago will take on 3-0 Lutheran Friday in our Game Of The Week.
Packers can't get by staunch San Francisco defense, fall 30-22.
NIU coasts to win over Tennessee Martin, 35-7.
Auburn beats Jefferson 26-14 after defense steps up in the second half.
Hononegah brushes aside big game, thumps Belvidere 55-14.
Boylan defeats Guilford 32-0.
East pushes Freeport early, but Pretzel Steve McShane leads his team to victory, 47-21.
Belvidere North pushed Harlem early, but the Huskies used their versatility on offense to come up with the win.
Stillman Valley cruises against Oregon to move to 2-1.
Winnebago dominates Mendota, 40-0.
Byron crushes Harvard 41-13.
North Boone continues impressive start to season, knocks off Marengo 48-27.
Rockford Central remains winless after a tough loss to Burlington Central.
Aquin continues hot streak to start their season, beats Dakota 30-16.
Sycamore leaps out early, takes down DeKalb, 44-30.
Auburn will take on Jefferson Friday night in our Game Of The Week.
Iowa scores late touchdown, edges Northern Illinois 18-17 at Soldier Field in Chicago. Scott Leber reports.
Rockford College suffers tough opening loss to Westminster College.
Boylan dominates the second half to knock off Harlem 43-31.
Freeport barely beats Jefferson, 35-34.
Hononegah punishes Belvidere North 41-0.
Belvidere makes sure Auburn doesn't begin a winning streak, knocking off the Knights 38-28.
Guilford and Rockford East share home field advantage at the new Swanson Stadium, but the Vikings came out victorious in their first meeting at their new digs.
North Boone uses a huge effort from their quarterback to sneak past the Byron Tigers, 41-40.