• 538-497-36 (.518) all-time record in 123-year program history

• Posted 22 Ohio Athletic Conference upper-division finishes in past 24 seasons

• 10 players named All-OAC during the 2018 season, including four First-Team All-OAC honorees

• Offensive lineman Sam Shook was named a D3Football.com First-Team All-American, an AP Second-Team All-American, a Mayo Clinic Comeback Player of the Year, and the OAC Offensive Lineman of the Year in 2018

• Ohio Northern is 101-53 in 15 seasons under current head coach Dean Paul, finishing third-or-higher in the OAC eight times over his tenure

• Dean Paul is one of only two coaches in Division III (240+ coaches) to win one playoff game at two different institutions

• Received votes in national polls - 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

• Team ranked in national polls - 1999, 2000, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2015, 2016

• Nationally ranked in final polls - 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2010, 2015

• Team has been nationally ranked in 13 of the past 17 seasons

• Received votes in D3football.com national polls four times and in AFCA national poll once during 2018 season

• One of only 11 teams to be nationally ranked in eight consecutive seasons from 2004-11

• Ranked as high as No. 9 nationally in 2011 D3Football.com Poll

• Finished 2010 season ranked No. 8 nationally

• Advanced to the NCAA Division III Playoffs Second Round in 2015

• Wins vs. top-10 ranked teams: Capital (2004), Mount Union (2005), North Central (2009), Wittenberg (2010) 

• 47 All-Americans

• 9 Academic All-Americans

• 141 First-Team All-OAC honorees

• 141 First-Team Academic All-OAC honorees

• Edged the Allgau Comets of the German Football League 9-7 in an exhibition game on May 19, 2019 in Kempten Germany

• Defeated the Roma Grizzlies 31-0 in an exhibition game on May 15, 2016 in Settebagni, Italy

• Defeated the University College Dublin All-Stars in an exhibition game on May 15, 2013 in Dublin, Ireland

• Defeated the Italian All-Stars 63-6 in an exhibition game on May 29, 2010 in Pontremoli, Italy

• Defeated the Bavarian All-Stars 77-0 in an exhibition game on May 27, 2007 in Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany

• Running back Christiaan Williams broke ONU's 17-year old single-game rushing record, compiling 407 yards on 29 rushes in a victory over Capital in 2017

• Jason Trusnik retired from the National Football League in 2018 after a 10-year career in the league

• Trusnik spent 2+ seasons with the New York Jets, 1+ seasons with the Cleveland Browns, 3+ seasons with the Miami Dolphins, and 1+ season with the Minnesota Vikings before joining the New Orleans Saints

• Jamal Robertson enjoyed a 10-year professional career in the NFL, CFL, and NFL Europe

• He spent five seasons in the NFL with the San Francisco 49ers, the Carolina Panthers, and the Atlanta Falcons

• Robertson was the NFL Europe MVP in 2002 with the Rhine Fire

• Robertson spent two seasons with the Toronto Argonauts (2008, 09) and two seasons with the B.C. Lions (2010, 11)

• Robertson ran for 1,031 yards and 9 TDs in 2009 with the Toronto Argonauts

• He went on to win a Grey Cup in 2011 with the B.C. Lions

• J.R. Cipra became a professional kicker for the Baltimore Mariners of the American Indoor Football Association

• He spent 10+ seasons in the AIFL, also kicking for the Erie Freeze, the Canton Legends, and the Erie River Rats