A Chronology of Bears Packers Game 9/28/14

Empty Soldier Field

This seemed like a better idea than a boring game report, when I started logging the game.  Little did I know what an offensive display it would be, as well as a nightmare for defensive coordinators. Here’s how I spent my day today at the Bears Packers game at Chicago’s Soldier Field. Just like in […]

Griner injured, but it’s win or go home for Chicago Sky in WNBA Finals

Can the combination of Sylvia Fowles and Elena Delle Donne extend the season for the Chicago Sky?

“We want to be physical in all aspects of the game, but being strong mentally would help us out a lot more.” Pokey Chatman, Chicago Sky head coach and general manager, on managing in the WNBA Finals The ‘School of Hard Knocks’ opened at the WNBA Finals between first-time contenders Chicago Sky and 2007 and […]

Northern Illinois Knocks off Northwestern 23-15


The Northwestern Wildcats may have the title of “Chicago’s Big Ten Team”, however, it is the Northern Illinois Huskies who are the -winningest- team in the state, as well as the Mid American Conference over the last decade. On Saturday, the two schools located roughly 70 miles from one another, met for the first time […]

Bears vs Seahawks Preview

Jay Cutler addresses the media.

Two weeks away from the regular season kickoff, the Chicago Bears still have a lot of preparation to do before they’re ready for a playoff run. And while it’s still only preseason, a lot can happen that will determine the outcome of the year. This Friday, the Bears are set to go up against the […]

Chicago Bears Improve to 2-0 in Preseason


Two down, two to go. That’s what the Chicago Bears have to be telling themselves after Thursday night’s 20-19 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars. The team looked flat and (excluding the rookies and guys trying to earn a place on the roster) at times, disinterested. For the second straight week the Bears (2-0), could not […]

A Nightmare for the Northwestern Offense

Northwestern Training Camp

Two of the worst possible nightmares to occur for the Northwestern offense happened on the same day. A week after announcing he was going to be suspended for the first two games of the 2014 season, Northwestern running back Venric Mark announced he intends to transfer schools. And wide receiver Christian Jones is lost for […]

Northwestern Training Camp Recap

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A lot of questions are surrounding the Northwestern Wildcats this season. Will they rebound from a 5-7 record? How will their running game do without Venric Mark the first two games? Will that suspension affect the rest of his season? How will they adjust from a two quarterback system to just one leader? During Northwestern […]

Chicago Bears Training Camp Recap

The Bears take the field during training camp.

In 2013, the Bears were within one 4th down stop of reaching the playoffs. Instead, they finished a disappointing 8-8, and missed the playoffs for the third straight year. However, an already dangerous offense combined with a couple of solid defensive free agent signings, makes for one potential threat to take home the NFC North […]

Northwestern RB Venric Mark Suspended


One day after talking about his rebound season at a Northwestern press conference, Wildcats running back and kick/punt returner Venric Mark was suspended for the first two games of the 2014 season for violation of team policy. Details of the actual incident are undisclosed. Mark will miss the season opener against California and the following week […]

” Miller Time” for Bears Offense In Preseason Opener

Bears Training Camp

Martellus who? That is what fans were asking on Friday night when the Bears kicked off their 2014 preseason schedule at Soldier Field against the Philadelphia Eagles. Tight End Zach Miller made his debut in a Chicago Bears jersey in spectacular fashion, catching a 10-yard touchdown pass from Jay Cutler with 3:18 to play in […]

Northwestern Football Media Day Report


The Northwestern Wildcats football team addressed members of the media on Thursday to discuss the upcoming 2014 season. The main topic of discussion was concerning the potential obstacles up ahead and overcoming a forgettable 2013 season. After starting last year with a 4-0 record and securing the 16th rank in the nation, the Wildcats lost seven of their last […]

Bennet Suspended Indefinitely


The Bears opened up practice on Tuesday with tight end Martellus Bennet nowhere to be found. Bennet had been involved in a fight with rookie defensive-back Kyle Fuller on Monday, after Fuller attempted to strip the ball from Bennet on what seemed like a harmless play. while fans and reporters wondered where the veteran was, […]

Marquees Wilson Suffers Tough Break Monday


Usually, losing a guy who caught two passes for 13 yards the previous season would not seem like a huge blow to a team who already features two of the top receivers in the league. However, you could see the disappointment and regret from the Chicago Bears coaching staff and players when second year wide […]

Bears D Impressive on Friday

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The Chicago Bears are coming into the 2014 season with huge expectations in the NFC, mainly because they have a healthy Jay Cutler and an impressive set of weapons that can get it done through the air and on the ground. However once again on Friday the defense stole the show and made the offense […]

Briggs- ” I am a True Bear”

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Lance Briggs would obviously like to win a Super Bowl, who wouldn’t? He would also like to play in another Pro Bowl this season as well. “Everybody wants to play in a Super Bowl, its been awhile since I have played in a Pro Bowl,” Briggs said after practice on Thursday when asked about this […]