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NIU bans two from bowl game

Updated: December 21, 2011, 11:58 PM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

Northern Illinois suspended junior defensive end Sean Progar and sophomore wide receiver Anthony Johnson for the GoDaddy.com Bowl, the school announced on Wednesday.

Progar was arrested and charged with driving under the influence on Dec. 4. He was a second-team all-conference selection this season, leads the Huskies with 5.5 sacks and has 52 tackles and 11 tackles for loss.

Johnson was cited for underage consumption of alcohol in an unrelated incident on Dec. 4. He has 13 receptions ...

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