| Nov 28, 2013
| 4:40 PM
Jeremiah Ratliff can't wait. The Bears defensive tackle, signed Nov. 2 to provide reinforcement to an injury-ravaged defense, should see the field for the first time Sunday when the Bears play the Vikings in Minneapolis.
The hope is that Ratliff can...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 7:21 PM
The NFL fined Bears right guard Kyle Long $7,875 for kicking Rams defensive lineman William Hayes during a melee in the second quarter of Sunday's loss, Long said Wednesday.
The fine was expected, and stuck to the league's schedule of fines for a...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 10:11 AM
You have written repeatedly that Shea McClellin is not a fit as a linebacker in a 4-3 scheme and what I don’t understand is why? His measurables compare similarly to those of Brian Urlacher when he came out of New Mexico and he proved to be a...
| Oct 19, 2013
| 10:41 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Tottenham at Aston Villa, 9:55 a.m. (NBCSN); Women’s National Teams, Exhibition, United States vs. Australia, 12:30 p.m. (NBC); MLS, San Jose at Los Angeles, 8 p.m. (ESPN)
| Oct 17, 2013
| 11:35 AM
"I don't look around and see [backups]," Lance Briggs told reporters after last week's win over the N.Y. Giants. "I look around and see Chicago Bears out there."
That's the spirit, Lance! While that might be the greatest teamwork-related quote ever, it'...
| Oct 16, 2013
| 10:49 PM
Women’s College Volleyball--Michigan State at Minnesota, 6 p.m. (ESPN2)
Major League Baseball--Playoffs, Boston Red Sox at Detroit Tigers, 7 p.m. (FOX)
College Football--Miami at North Carolina, 6:30 p.m. (ESPN)
| Oct 5, 2013
| 10:54 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Chelsea at Norwich, 7:25 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Arsenal at West Bromwich, 9:55 a.m. (NBCSN)
PGA Golf--Presidents Cup, 11 a.m. (NBC)
NFL Football--Kansas City Chiefs at Tennessee Titans,...
| Oct 2, 2013
| 10:01 PM
|HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS’ TENNIS|
Aberdeen Roncalli at Sioux Falls Quadrangular, 10 a.m.
Eastern South Dakota Conference at Pierre, 9 a.m.
|HIGH SCHOOL CROSS COUNTRY|
Aberdeen Central at Watertown Invitational, 4 p.m.
| Sep 26, 2013
| 3:15 PM
For all the adrenaline and testosterone crammed into an NFL season, football players can be awfully sedate.
If the Bears are at all anxious to face Detroit and quarterback nightmare Ndamukong Suh on Sunday, they don't show it.
Good luck getting...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 9:51 PM
Marc Trestman’s play-calling looked scared in the second half Sunday. The Bears' rookie coach looked like he was hoping and praying the clock would run out while his team still had the lead against the desperate Steelers.
This from a coach who has...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 3:49 PM
Yep, it's almost over.
No, not the Bears' season. Only the most pessimistic fan would fear the worst from a 3-0 team.
Rather, "Breaking Bad" has just one more episode remaining to incinerate our nerves before its five-season run ends Sept. 29. And...