| Nov 17, 2014
| 4:36 PM
— Everyone knows Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Mark Sanchez didn't have his finest game as a pro Sunday against the Green Bay Packers.
Everyone should also know that he and the Eagles were due for a game like that, which made his errors seem...
| Oct 22, 2014
| 10:23 AM
Individual accolades and team success were intertwined Friday for Miles Boykin.
During a school assembly Friday, the Providence senior wide receiver received his Semper Fi All-American Bowl game jersey. The game features some of the premier seniors in...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 2:42 PM
All three of Lincoln-Way East's conference games this season have had plenty of points and excitement.
The Griffins remained in the thick of the Southwest Suburban Blue race with a thrilling 43-40 comeback win Friday against Homewood-Flossmoor in...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 1:13 PM
Blowout victories have been the norm for Lincoln-Way North football this season.
The Phoenix entered Friday's Southwest Suburban Red clash with rival Lincoln-Way Central having outscored its first five opponents 226-58. Before Friday, the closest game...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 4:18 PM
It's not easy writing an article about Connor Barwin, because every time you ask him a question about himself, he ends up talking about somebody else.
Ask him about his dominating, 3 ½-sack game last week against the Carolina Panthers and the Eagles...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 2:19 PM
Providence's quest for a state football title required beating a conference rival twice.
After beating St. Rita for the second time this season 34-3 in a Class 7A second-round playoff game last Friday, the Celtics host Wheaton Warrenville South at 1 p....
| Nov 16, 2014
| 4:50 PM
The game clocks at Soldier Field malfunctioned Sunday, forcing significant portions of the Bears' 21-13 win over the Vikings to be played without them, including the decisive sequence.
"Clocks here are (expletive)," Vikings coach Mike Zimmer seethed...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Marc Trestman acknowledged the Bears' clock management in the final minutes of the second quarter should have been handled better Sunday.
The Bears failed to maximize their timeouts, so an opportunity to, at the minimum, push to get into field-goal...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 1:44 PM
Tough losses to highly ranked teams bookended Lincoln-Way East's football season.
The Griffins (10-2) overcame a 49-34 home loss to Oak Park-River Forest in their season opener to win 10 straight games before losing 20-7 to Mount Carmel in a Class 7A...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 4:03 PM
For the first time in his 11-year NFL career, Jared Allen walked off Soldier Field a winner.
The Bears defensive end, who played the last six seasons for the Vikings, had a sack, five tackles (one for loss) and three quarterback hurries in the 21-13...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 3:01 PM
The Baltimore Sun will follow Franklin's Steven Smothers, Gilman's Ellison Jordan and McDonogh's Eric Burrell on the recruiting trail as they try to decide over the next year which college will be the best fit. This is part one in an occasional series....