| Feb 2, 2015
| 2:14 PM
Lost in the parade of pre-Super Bowl flotsam was this little nugget: A WWE Diva thinks Jay Cutler would make a great professional wrestler.
USA's Today's For The Win blog posed the question to three female wrestlers. Brie Bella nominated Terrell Owens,...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 3:56 PM
Charlie Sifford — who broke the color barrier in golf, won the 1967 Greater Hartford Open and was the first African American inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame — died at 92. Sifford won $20,000 for the win at Wethersfield Country Club....
| Jan 22, 2015
| 3:27 PM
The best thing about Adam Gase is that it was John Fox who chose him to be offensive coordinator.
Chose him again, I should say.
As Broncos coach, Fox promoted Gase to offensive coordinator two seasons ago after Mike McCoy was hired as Chargers head...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 6:16 AM
Jay Feely was a Bear for a month and figured it out: Jay Cutler isn’t a leader and can’t grow into it.
“I don’t think so,’’ Feely said Wednesday on Sirius XM radio. “Not as a leader. That’s not who he is....
| Jan 28, 2015
| 6:55 AM
The Jay Cutler question isn't how much the Bears have invested in his contract already, it’s how soon they want to get out of the rest of it.
Cutler’s deal isn’t like the Brandon Marshall question. The Bears could cut Marshall and save...
| Jan 17, 2015
It was the old Argentine rugby player Ernesto "Che" Guevara who once observed: "The revolution is not an apple that falls when it is ripe. You have to make it fall.''
The Bears need to apply that reasoning to life with new coach John Fox, who somehow...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 10:27 AM
Brandon Marshall, Jared Allen, Matt Forte -- even much-maligned quarterback Jay Cutler -- helped boost sales of Bears jerseys this season to fourth place among NFL teams, according Dick's Sporting Goods jersey report.
Chicago crept up two spots from...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 7:18 AM
For those of you keeping score at home, new Bears coach John Fox found someone to work with Shea McClellin before he found someone he could sentence to coach Jay Cutler.
In hiring former 49ers defensive coordinator Vic Fangio for the same position here,...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 10:00 PM
Izakaya Mita brings the true spirit of Japanese izakayas to a Bucktown storefront.
Mini-review: Izakaya Mita
1960 N. Damen Ave. 773-799-8677
Rating: !!! (out of 4) Off to a good start
The jury is out on whether Jay Cutler is going to get his act...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 6:22 AM
I think Ryan Pace can cancel the Teryl Austin interview.
He might as well, because when Harry Potter took over as the Bears’ new general manager Friday, he talked of urgency to find the best possible coach, and the best possible coach became...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 5:37 AM
Gary Kubiak gave the right answer. Now, can Ryan Pace?
At the start of Football Sunday, the Bears reportedly were going to make “a major push’’ to hire Kubiak as head coach. By the end of Football Sunday, the Ravens offensive...