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  • Ask Sam Farmer: How does anyone call false-start penalties anymore?

    Ask Sam Farmer: How does anyone call false-start penalties anymore?
    Have a question about the NFL? Ask Times NFL writer Sam Farmer, and he will answer as many as he can online and in the Sunday editions of the newspaper throughout the season. Email questions to: sam.farmer@latimes.com Question: How does anyone call...
  • Eagles' midseason report card is encouraging

    Eagles' midseason report card is encouraging
    Because the Philadelphia Eagles have been so inconsistent while continuing to be ravaged by injuries, it's difficult to project what direction they go in the second half of this season. Equally difficult is assessing grades for our annual midseason...
  • Brad Biggs' Bears film session

    Brad Biggs' Bears film session
    There isn't a turning point in a 55-14 loss. The thorough beating begins early and remains intense throughout. But there were a handful of plays that helped the Bears into an enormous hole Sunday night in their embarrassing loss to the Packers at...
  • Football | New Trier reaches 8A quarterfinals, Loyola falls just short

    Football | New Trier reaches 8A quarterfinals, Loyola falls just short
    The highly anticipated showdown between New Trier and Loyola in the quarterfinals of the IHSA Class 8A playoffs did not materialize. While New Trier dramatically upheld its end of the bargain, Loyola fell just short against the state's No. 1-ranked...
  • Huddle up: Bears playoff hopes hinge on beating Packers

    Huddle up: Bears playoff hopes hinge on beating Packers
    The Bears (3-5) need a victory Sunday night to maintain a realistic chance of qualifying for the playoffs. They have to get it at Lambeau Field against the 5-3 Packers, who outlasted them early and whipped them late in a 38-17 victory at Soldier Field...
  • Marc Trestman calls Bears' collapse 'extremely disturbing'

    Marc Trestman calls Bears' collapse 'extremely disturbing'
    From whatever vantage point the Chicago Bears’ 55-14 loss to the Green Bay Packers was witnessed Sunday night, it came across as ugly. Sloppy turnovers. Major breakdowns on defense. Touchdown after touchdown after touchdown delivered by Packers...
  • Football | Marchese brothers help Stevenson continue postseason success

    Football | Marchese brothers help Stevenson continue postseason success
    The last thing any Stevenson football opponent wants to see is another member of the Marchese family. Like it or not, they're going to be around a little bit longer. Joe, a standout offensive lineman, is playing for Maryland. Younger brother Jimmy,...
  • With extra week to prepare, Bears even sloppier

    With extra week to prepare, Bears even sloppier
    GREEN BAY — If the Bears had hoped to use their time off in Week 9 to sharpen their offensive attack, the first half Sunday night at Lambeau Field instead spoke to a team that had somehow found a way to get sloppier during its time off. Much...
  • Packers leave Bears in ruins ... by halftime

    Packers leave Bears in ruins ... by halftime
    GREEN BAY — Apparently, there is no such thing as rock bottom for the 2014 Bears. Every time Aaron Rodgers dropped back to pass in the first half Sunday night, a new low seemed possible. Many times it became reality. Down and down the Bears plunged,...
  • Desperate times call for desperate Bears measures

    Desperate times call for desperate Bears measures
    GREEN BAY — You're on the clock, Bears Chairman George McCaskey. Call the family together. Close the doors. Discuss the future. It's time. It's time to re-evaluate everything: your team president, Ted Phillips; your general manager, Phil Emery;...
  • Defensive breakdowns on big plays doom Bears

    Defensive breakdowns on big plays doom Bears
    With 13 minutes, 22 seconds left in the third quarter of Sunday's game at Lambeau Field, the Packers sent Tim Masthay out to punt. It seemed like a novelty. After all, at that point the Packers had gone 14 possessions against the Bears this season...