NIU football: Former Huskies set for Pro Day

By Northern Star staff

Nine former football players will participate in NIU’s 2015 Pro Day on Friday.

Eight 2014 seniors and one 2012 senior will be on hand to work out for NFL scouts 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at the Chessick Practice Center. This event is not open to the general public.

Jordan Lynch, former Heisman Trophy finalist quarterback, will throw to the former Huskies in the drills and tests. Lynch signed a three-year contract with the Edmonton Eskimos, of the Canadian Football League, in January.


Wide receiver Da’Ron Brown (participated in East-West Shrine Game and NFL Combine)

Tailback Akeem Daniels

Safety Dechane Durante

Tight end Luke Eakes

Defensive tackle Donovan Gordon

Linebacker Victor Jacques (2012 senior)

Offensive tackle Tyler Loos

Tight end Tim Semisch

Tailback Cameron Stingily