Leighton Settle

Northern Illinois Huskies #23 - Running Back

  • Height: 5-9
  • Weight: 199

What Really Got NIU And BG This Far?

NIU and BG will face off with the MAC Championship on the line for the second straight year, but what has gotten them to this point? It all starts with recruiting.

Who will step up at RB for NIU?


Previewing the running back position for the 2013 Northern Illinois Huskies. Who will help take the load off of Jordan Lynch?

2013 MAC Football Position Rankings: Running Backs


If you don't want to call this year "The Year of the RBs" in the MAC, the door is over there.

Know Thy Opponent 2013: Northern Illinois Huskies


Purdue plays three-straight teams that played in BCS Bowls in 2012.

NIU still the king

Toledo, Ohio and Bowling Green could all make a run at the MAC championship this year. But until Jordan Lynch and Northern Illinois give us reason to think otherwise, we should probably consider...

Orange Bowl: NIU can beat FSU

Northern Illinois is far from the most overmatched BCS team ever. In fact, Florida State will have to play a complete game in order to avoid the upset.

NIU vs. UMass Gameday Info: It's all here


Everything you need to know about the upcoming home game for the Northern Illinois Huskies vs. the UMass Minutemen.

Melvin and Settle Out vs. WMU


Injuries start to pile up for the Huskies.

NIU Defense shines vs Akron


A full breakdown of the Northern Illinois vs. Akron game, where defense took the spotlight.

NIU 45, Buffalo 3 Recap


Huskies unstoppable in Homecoming Victory

Game Week: Northern Illinois


Game Week: Northern Illinois

Huskies' mistakes lead to Ball St. TD, lead


The Northern Illinois Huskies trail the Ball St. Cardinals 16-14 heading into the second half on Saturday.