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Devin Hester says he ‘wasn’t happy’ last years in Chicago
3 hours ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Devin Hester went into the NFL record book all by himself Thursday night.

Brandon Marshall details long, long past with domestic violence
5 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times
RICK TELANDER: It was exhausting listening to Brandon Marshall. It was as if he were on speed and couldn’t stop.

Isaiah Frey’s move back to nickel is ‘second nature’
7 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times
In other Bears news … With Charles Tillman’s season-ending triceps injury, Isaiah Frey is ready to move seamlessly into the nickel back role he played last season when. […]

Marshall says domestic violence a problem in all of society, not just NFL
7 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times
At an emotional and sometimes bizarre news conference Thursday, Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall bared his soul, then defended himself.

Green Bay Packers vs. Detroit Lions: 5 Key Matchups
7 hours ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
The first showdown of the NFC North begins Sunday. The Green Bay Packers travel to Ford Field to face the Detroit Lions. The Packers are coming off a wild comeback from the. […]

Santonio Holmes makes a point to tune out his former team
15 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times
Santonio Holmes hasn’t gotten a single text message from his former Jets teammates this week, and doesn’t plan on shaking hands when them before the Bears’ game in N. […]

Brandon Marshall addresses history of domestic violence
16 hours ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
As is often the case, Brandon Marshall felt an urge to speak out.

Brandon Marshall featured on NFL Network’s ‘Football Life’
17 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times
Bears receiver Brandon Marshall’s life will be back on screen Friday night when the NFL Network airs “Brandon Marshall: A Football Life” at 8 p.m. But don’t expect. […]

Brandon Marshall furthers dialogue on abuse issue
17 hours ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
All that was missing was a couch and an hourly rate.

NFL Network film focuses on Brandon Marshall’s turnaround
17 hours ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Brandon Marshall will like the NFL Network’s treatment of his life story better than ESPN’s.

Bears challenge? Jets’ ground game on offense and defense
19 hours ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Bears coach Marc Trestman is preparing his team for a major ground test Monday against the Jets at MetLife Stadium. Through two games, the Jets own the NFL’s top-ranked rus. […]

Police: Cardinals’ Dwyer head-butted wife, hit son
19 hours ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Late Wednesday, the Arizona Cardinals deactivated running back Jonathan Dwyer after he was arrested earlier in the day on charges of aggravated assault stemming from two al. […]

Sponsors, not victims force NFL to act
22 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times
RICK MORRISSEY: It took a hotel-chain boycott and the threat of other corporate action, not the welts on an abused 4-year-old boy, for the Minnesota Vikings to take Adrian. […]

Why did Brandon Marshall do that?
22 hours ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Brandon Marshall needed to maintain control and focus his message.

Dissecting Best Individual Matchups to Watch in Green Bay Packers’ Week 3 Action
1 day ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Sunday’s game between the 1-1 Green Bay Packers and the 1-1 Detroit Lions at Ford Field will be an important NFC North game, even though it is still early in the 2014 seaso. […]

Bulls add former Magic guard E’Twaun Moore
1 day ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
The Chicago Bulls signed guard E’Twaun Moore after the Purdue product passed his physical on Wednesday. 

Cubs leave Kane County for South Bend
1 day ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Despite a close proximity and upgrades, Kane County will lose its affiliation with the Chicago Cubs to South Bend.

Readers’ Q&A: Brad Biggs’ Bears mailbag
1 day ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Bears columnist Brad Biggs tackles readers’ questions.

Brandon Marshall’s past revisited as Gloria Allred blasts NFL
1 day ago   Chicago Sun-Times
With domestic-abuse cases in the media spotlight, a high-profile civil-rights lawyer called a news conference Wednesday in Atlanta to blast the NFL’s handling of the yea. […]

Rookie DTs Ego Ferguson, Will Sutton making early impact
1 day ago   Chicago Sun-Times
The moment belonged to rookie cornerback Kyle Fuller. His first career interception turned the tide against the San Francisco 49ers. And there to help block during his fir. […]

Bears’ Brandon Marshall still can’t escape his past
1 day ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
The NFL remains under heavy fire with high-profile player misconduct creating a cyclone of negative publicity.

Charles Tillman’s injury could mean the end of his Bears’ career — again
2 days ago   Chicago Sun-Times
He sounded much the same as he did last year, the last time a ruptured right triceps knocked him out for the season — encouraged by his own play but unsure about his fut. […]

Bears O-line has eyes on Jets DT Sheldon Richardson
2 days ago   Chicago Sun-Times
The greatest challenge for the offensive line in Week 2 was a monster defensive tackle from Missouri. The same is true in Week 3, though the Jets’ Sheldon Richardson is. […]

Brandon Marshall, Alshon Jeffery should have big games vs. bad Jets secondary
2 days ago   Chicago Sun-Times
New York Jets coach Rex Ryan was noticeably curt and vague when asked how Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson was able to torch his defense for 209 yards and a touchdown on. […]

Kris Bryant wants to force Cubs’ hand on future
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Kris Bryant received handshakes and hugs at Wrigley Field from Cubs manager Rick Renteria and several former teammates from Double-A Tennessee and Triple-A Iowa.

5 storylines to watch at Blackhawks training camp
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
After a relatively tame summer — which, incidentally, is a good thing for an NHL team that isn’t celebrating a Stanley Cup championship — the Blackhawks are set to open. […]

Royals put dent in Chris Sale’s Cy Young hopes
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — While the White Sox were trying ineffectively to ruin the Royals’ race for a playoff spot Wednesday night at Kauffman Stadium, their foe turned the tab. […]

Green Bay Packers vs. Detroit Lions: Breaking Down Green Bay’s Game Plan
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
After 32 total NFL games, the league is beginning to take shape. You can start to get a feel for which teams are having better than projected seasons and which aren’t meeti. […]

Jets coach Ryan stands behind Holmes
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
If Santonio Holmes’ four seasons as a Jets receiver were sometimes cast as turbulent, he has at least one fan who will offer a warm welcome Monday night in New Jersey whe. […]

Packers vs. Lions: What Are Experts Saying About Green Bay?
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
The Green Bay Packers travel to Ford Field on Sunday to face a Detroit Lions team that, after two weeks of play, boasts the No. 2 overall defense and No. 10 offense.  Thou. […]

Attorney sideshow distracts from NFL abuse issue
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
We didn’t need Gloria Allred hogging the camera to realize Roger Goodell dropping the ball on domestic violence cases created a systemic problem so bad he should resign.

Charles Tillman remains bullish about Bears
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
If Charles Tillman has played his last down for the Bears or even in the NFL, he’s not ready to say so. The two-time Pro Bowl cornerback, who suffered a season-ending right. […]

Marshall case another blast to end Goodell’s run
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
This looks like a time to pile on Brandon Marshall for a past that includes abusing women.

Vikings owner: ‘We made a mistake’ with Peterson situation
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Less than two days after announcing that they were reinstating running back Adrian Peterson to the active roster, the Minnesota Vikings changed course early Wednesday.

Green Bay Packers: Aaron Rodgers Always Roars Against the Lions
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
The last time the Green Bay Packers played in Detroit against the Lions was last Thanksgiving. The result? The Packers were throttled 40-10 that game. But the Packers playe. […]

Green Bay Packers vs. Detroit Lions: Spread Analysis and Pick Prediction
2 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Green Bay has owned the rivalry with Detroit for quite a while now, winning 15 of the last 17 meetings, going 13-4 against the spread. But the Lions are getting tired of it. […]

Vikings put Adrian Peterson on exempt list, must stay away from team
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
The Minnesota Vikings have placed star running back Adrian Peterson on the NFL exempt list, suspending him from all team activities until his child-abuse case is resolved,. […]

Vikings wake up, will pay Peterson to go away
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Very early Wednesday morning, Vikings owner Zygi Wilf did something to make it easier for him to sleep at night.

No. 1 rule in Vikings morality: Follow the money
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
The Vikings are still despicable and stupid, but at least they were smart enough to take my advice.

White Sox outlast Royals in record-setting game
3 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — White Sox manager Robin Ventura was still in a joking mood — even after managing a nine-inning game that lasted 4 hours, 16 minutes Tuesday night at Ka. […]

Kyle Schwarber determined to be Cubs regular catcher
3 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
The question of whether Kyle Schwarber will wind up as a regular an everyday catcher in the major leagues is one the Cubs don’t have to answer for a while.

Green Bay Packers Defensive Tackle Mike Daniels Is Evolving into a Rare Talent
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Starting his third season in the National Football League, Mike Daniels has smashed any and all expectations that draft analysts had pegged for him. As a senior in 2011, Da. […]

Jake Arrieta posts 1st shutout, a 7-0 one-hitter
3 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
After Brandon Phillips’ drive barely eluded the outstretched glove of diving center fielder Matt Szczur on the warning track Tuesday night, Jake Arrieta resumed his mastery. […]

Eddie Lacy’s Updated 2014 Fantasy Outlook Heading into Week 3
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Everybody panic! Alright, let’s not overreact to two weeks of fantasy football. Yes, Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy has underperformed in his first two outings. […]

The Reasons Behind Eddie Lacy’s Slow Start for the Packers in 2014
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Back in late August, Green Bay Packers running backs coach Sam Gash expressed his belief that Eddie Lacy—the NFL’s Offensive Rookie of the Year last season—could lead t. […]

Green Bay’s Transition to a 4-3 and What It Means for 2014
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Two weeks into the NFL season, there’s a very obvious difference between the Dom Capers led Green Bay Packers defenses of the past and the current reincarnation. In 1992,. […]

The Packers Showed True Grit in Their Win over the Jets
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Coming out of training camp this year, the Green Bay Packers had to feel pretty good about having a very nice season and also being possible Super Bowl contenders. Although. […]

Packers’ Aaron Rodgers Passes Bart Starr on Franchise’s Passing-Yardage List
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers passed Hall of Famer Bart Starr for second place on the franchise’s all-time passing-yardage list during Sunday’s 31-24 win over. […]

Packers’ Jordy Nelson Records Franchise’s 1st 200-Yard Receiving Game Since 2004
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson had nine catches for 209 yards in Sunday’s 31-24 win over the New York Jets, becoming the franchise’s first player since Javon. […]

Jordy Nelson Stepping into NFL’s Elite with Monster Week 2 Performance
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
It wasn’t until 2011 that Jordy Nelson first took over as a starting receiver for the Green Bay Packers. The former Kansas State product from the 2008 draft class was behin. […]

New York Jets vs. Green Bay Packers: Twitter Reactions and Quotes
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Of the questions surrounding the Green Bay Packers entering Week 2, none were bigger than the right tackle situation. Bryan Bulaga sprained his MCL midway into the opener. […]

Jets vs Packers: What Are Experts Saying About Green Bay?
7 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
The Green Bay Packers look to bounce back from an embarrassing season opener in Seattle which dealt them an ugly loss on a national stage. The New York Jets, meanwhile, loo. […]

New York Jets vs. Green Bay Packers: Spread Analysis and Pick Prediction
1 week ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
The Green Bay Packers will try to rebound from a season-opening loss at Seattle when they host the New York Jets on Sunday. The Packers were crushed by the Seahawks and wil. […]

Eddie Lacy Must Be in All Fantasy Lineups for Return in Week 2
1 week ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Eddie Lacy was one of fantasy football’s biggest disappointments in Week 1. Owners should never express anger when a player on their roster suffers an injury as Lacy did ag. […]

Preseason finale was important to Clutts
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
This week you’ll probably hear some people complain that the preseason finale is meaningless, but Bears fullback Tyler Clutts certainly won’t be among them.

Bears will look to get running game going
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
The Bears offense accomplished one key objective in last Friday night’s win over the Giants and will look to achieve another in Thursday night’s preseason finale in Clevel. […]

Bears giving Knox more time to recover
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
The Bears placed Johnny Knox on the physically unable to perform list and not on season-ending injured reserve Sunday because they’re hopeful he’ll be able to play in 2012. […]

Hardin placed on IR, Knox goes on PUP
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
The Bears on Sunday placed rookie safety Brandon Hardin on injured reserve, put receiver Johnny Knox on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list and cut 10 others.

Quigley responds to challenge in victory
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
Given the opportunity to handle all punting duties in Friday night’s preseason win over the Giants, undrafted rookie Ryan Quigley responded with an excellent performance.

Forte confident run game will improve
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – The Bears’ rushing attack was stuck in neutral against the Giants’ No. 1 defense Friday night, but running back Matt Forte is confident that. […]

Marshall flashes big-play ability in victory
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – When the Bears traded for Brandon Marshall in March, they envisioned the three-time Pro Bowler producing plays like the one he made in Friday. […]

Bears overcome key mistakes to win
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Jay Cutler’s 21-yard touchdown pass to Brandon Marshall was a thing of beauty Friday night against the Giants, but Bears starters didn’t gene. […]

Larry’s Bears vs. Giants updates
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories


Webb, Williams are still battling for job
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
J’Marcus Webb will start Friday night’s preseason game against the Giants, but Chris Williams is also expected to get first-team reps as they continue to battle for the Be. […]