|1951 record 9–0 (6–0 IIAC)|
|Conference Interstate Intercollegiate Athletic Conference|
Head coach George "Chick" Evans (23rd year)
Home stadium Glidden Field (Capacity: 5,500)
The 1951 Northern Illinois State Huskies football team represented Northern Illinois State Teachers College during the 1951 college football season. There were no divisions of college football during this time period and the Huskies competed in the Interstate Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. They were led by twenty-third year head coach Chick Evans and played their home games at the 5,500 seat Glidden Field, located on the east end of campus.