On the run
Brown's emergence fuels NIU's ground game
Instead of protecting sophomore running back Me'co Brown with a flu shot, Northern Illinois may want to look into making him sick ... at least every Saturday.
Brown had a migraine, stomach ache, trouble breathing and a temperature and his legs felt heavy before Saturday's game against Purdue.
"I was feeling really bad," Brown said.
It didn't stop him, though, from having a career day in the Huskies' upset of Purdue. Brown rushed for a career-high 150 yards along with a touchdown. ...
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