NIU football notebook: Huskies to close spring with public showcase

QB Rocky Lombardi participating in noncontact drills as spring practices come to end

Northern Illinois University defensive backs Devin Lafayette (left) and CJ Brown talk during a break in the action at spring practice Friday, April 7, 2023, in Huskie Stadium at NIU in DeKalb.

“Who’s in position to help us? Who needs to get better? Where are some of our deficiencies? It’s just another opportunity to evaluate our football team.”

—  Thomas Hammock, NIU head coach

Offense vs. defense

Lombardi to be very limited