Full of joy and relief, all he wanted to do was run. Chris Conte was the Bears’ deep safety on a third-quarter third down in Week 1 against the Buffalo Bills. Receiver Marquise Goodwin was bunched to the right and ran a crossing pattern toward …Read More
MORRISSEY: Stick to sports. I can’t tell you how many times readers have sent me that admonishment. One problem: Sports is life, and life is sports. There is no separating them. They’re entwined.
- Illini rally again to beat Texas State, enter Big Ten play 3-1
- Northwestern wins, but will it lead to Big Ten wins?
- White Sox stymied by Chris Archer, Rays in defeat
- Chris Coghlan hits two HRs to help Cubs rally past Dodgers
- Teuvo Teravainen has talent but might not make Blackhawks
- Underdog role suits U.S. in Ryder Cup
Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw took the mound with a six-run head start Friday. That’s because Cubs right-hander Edwin Jackson, making his first start since Aug. 20, … Read More
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — Paul Konerko said he’d play in the last homestand of his career if it meant “taking the three ugliest swings and … Read More
From a 40-minute news conference with receiver Brandon Marshall to Devin Hester saying he was unhappy his last few years in Chicago, there has been … Read More
It wasn’t always pretty for Bulls guard Derrick Rose in the 2014 FIBA World Cup. In fact, there might have been more ugly moments with … Read More
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — Seems easy enough. Take a world-class talent like Patrick Kane, a skilled veteran playmaker like Brad Richards and a net-crashing, puck-possessing … Read More
The streaks are almost mind-bending. Northern Illinois, which plays Saturday at Arkansas (6 p.m., ESPNU), has won an FBS-best 17 consecutive true road games and … Read More
This doesn’t look like it will be the Fire’s season. The Fire enter the game Saturday against D.C. United ninth in the Eastern Conference and … Read More