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NIU to take on Cal Poly Saturday

By Eli Gehn | September 22, 2011

NIU football (1-2) is back on familiar ground Saturday against Cal Poly (1-2).The Huskies have been away from Brigham Field the past two weeks and are looking to rebound from their two-game losing streak.NIU hasn't lost two games in a row since the 2009-2010...

Mustangs’ key player

By Brian Belford | September 21, 2011

NIU football (1-2) has been through the meat grinder in the last few games. After losing to Kansas and Wisconsin, the Huskies will wrap up their vicious non-conference schedule Saturday against Cal Poly (1-2). NIU head coach Dave Doeren said his players...

Breakdown: Cal Poly’s offense

By Eli Gehn | September 21, 2011

Quarterback Junior quarterback Andre Broadous leads the Mustangs heading into Saturday's contest against NIU. Through the first three games of the season, Broadous hasn't made any mistakes through the air (he's yet to throw an interception) even though...

Breakdown: Cal Poly’s defense

By Tony Osborne | September 21, 2011

Defensive Line: D The roller coaster of lineman size continues this week, going from a huge Wisconsin Badgers line to a small Cal Poly defensive line. With no player on the line over 270 pounds, the Mustangs could struggle to get through the offensive...

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