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Former NIU quarterback Jordan Lynch took one step closer to living his dream when he signed as an undrafted free agent with the Bears on Saturday following the 2014 NFL Draft.


Jordan Lynch wasn't one of the 255 players to hear his name called during this past weekend's NFL Draft.

But that doesn't mean he's any less excited to get his NFL career started.


Jordan Lynch is staying in Chicago.

After the standout Northern Illinois product was not selected during this weekend's NFL Draft, Lynch tweeted this after the final pick:



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