ADAM L. JAHNS: It’s a bizarre week to debate whether Bears quarterback Jay Cutler can, will be or already is an elite quarterback.
- Brian Urlacher: Only thing elite about Jay Cutler is his salary
- Bears playoff odds would drop below 5 percent with loss to Patriots
- Martellus Bennett not concerned despite missing Bears practice
- Interactive map: Explore the NFL allegiances of the United States
- Jerry Angelo: 8-8 gets you fired
- Lance Briggs left Bears’ locker room during Brandon Marshall’s emotional outburst
STEVE GREENBERG: Is the end nigh for Illinois football coach Tim Beckman? We’ll know better after the homecoming game Saturday against Minnesota in Champaign.
JEFF AGREST: Torches are being passed in NFL backfields, some by design, some by necessity.
- Bears 24, Patriots 21: Wait, what?
- Joakim Noah admits knee has ‘ways to go’
- Olympian Rulon Gardner auctions personal items to pay off bankruptcy debt
- Royals chase Peavy in Game 2, use five-run 6th to even World Series
- Bryan Bickell acknowledges he has to be more physical more consistently
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STEVE GREENBERG: Is the end nigh for Illinois football coach Tim Beckman? We’ll know better after the homecoming game Saturday against Minnesota in Champaign. Read More
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