It's officially out - the 2011 NIU Football Schedule! Plan accordingly. This year's schedule features seven homes games, six in DeKalb and one in Chicago. Fred Mitchell of the Chicago Tribune and Lindsey Willhite of the Daily Herald are all over it. Soldier Field Showdown II - NIU's game against Wisconsin - headlines the Trib's coverage, while the Willhite highlighted the three bowl teams the Huskies will face in his blog entry.