NIU's Jordan Lynch named to another watch list

NIU's Jordan Lynch named to another watch list
July 17, 2013, 9:30 am
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Northern Illinois' quarterback, Jordan Lynch was added to yet another watch list this morning.

The senior QB, was named to the Davey O'Brien Award Watch list, the award will be given to the league's best Division I quarterback at the end of this upcoming season. 

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Lynch led his Huskies to the 2012 Orange Bowl, becoming the first ever MAC school to play in a major BCS bowl.

Featuring 34 of the country's best quarterbacks, Lynch is up against last years winner Johnny Manziel, finalist Braxton Miller and semi-finalists AJ MCcarron, Tajh Boyd, Teddy Bridgewater, Marcus Mariotta and Aaron Murray.

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Lynch was also named to this years Maxwell Award Watch list early last week. The Maxwell award is given to the best college football player in the nation.