MORRISSEY: I’ve heard of an excused absence for a pulled hamstring. But for pulled pork? No. That’s what Bears coach Marc Trestman gave linebacker Lance Briggs, who missed practice Monday to be at the opening of his new barbecue restaurant.
The Jackie Robinson West Little Leaguers took the field a few minutes before the Cubs’ game against the Brewers on Monday, getting a standing ovation … Read More
Jose Abreu is a clear favorite to add the American League Rookie of the Year Award to his All-Star selection when the season ends. But … Read More
Hold your fire. After a miserable 2013 season and an unimpressive 2014 preseason, the Bears’ defense is in the crosshairs of fans, media and other … Read More
Derrick Rose is healthy. Two games into FIBA World Cup pool play, and the face of the Bulls franchise is without a noticeable limp. That’s … Read More
When Michael Leighton first walks into a Blackhawks dressing room next month and sees Patrick Kane, it’s not as if he’s going to break down … Read More
Northwestern sits in foreign territory. The Wildcats are staring at a Week 2 home game against Northern Illinois and the possibility of being 0-2. So … Read More
There’s been plenty of discussion around the Fire about the players they didn’t get this summer. They didn’t acquire midfielder Jermaine Jones thanks to a … Read More