|1977 record 3–8 (2–5 MAC)|
|Conference Mid-American Conference|
Head coach Pat Culpepper (2nd year)
Home stadium Huskie Stadium (Capacity: 20,257)
The 1977 Northern Illinois Huskies football team represented Northern Illinois University in the 1977 NCAA Division I football season. The Huskies competed under the Mid-American Conference banner during this season. They were led by head coach Pat Culpepper, and they played their home games at Huskie Stadium.