A look at the 2011 Northern Illinois Huskies football team. The offense should be spectacular in new head coach Dan Doeren's first year, but the defense has so much to replace.
The Mid-American Conference postseason awards were announced today. Here are all the winners, in table format, sorted by team/rank.
After the two best teams in the MAC squared off, NIU is suddenly the new heartwarming favorite team. Please move aside, Temple.
The best under-the-radar mid-major game has to be the two favorites in each MAC division: the Huskies of the West and the Owls of the East.
The MAC went 3-6 in nonconference play, which is three more than they had in the first two weeks. Also, Toledo improved to 2-0 in MAC play and CMU is one win away from the Aluminum Compass.