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Greg Cosell's Film Review: Why Jay Cutler hasn't worked out

Greg Cosell's Film Review: Why Jay Cutler hasn't worked out

yahoo.com ESPN.com Updated 4 hours ago
Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman’s offense is grounded in Bill Walsh’s West Coast philosophy. I know the “West Coast Offense” term is vague by now because of how many changes have been made to it by different coaches, but the offense’s foundation is gr…
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  • Twins tab Quade to manage Triple-A club

    Twins tab Quade to manage Triple-A club

    ESPN.com 16 minutes ago
    The Minnesota Twins have hired former Chicago Cubs manager Mike Quade to run their top farm team.
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  • Bulls still missing Rose, Gibson vs. Grizzlies

    Bulls still missing Rose, Gibson vs. Grizzlies

    ESPN.com 2 hours ago
    Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose (illness) and power forward Taj Gibson (sprained right ankle) are out Friday night against the Memphis Grizzlies.
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  • Source: Catcher Ross joining Lester with Cubs

    Source: Catcher Ross joining Lester with Cubs

    ESPN.com 4 hours ago
    Free-agent catcher David Ross has agreed to a two-year, $5 million deal with the Chicago Cubs, a source confirmed to ESPNChicago's Jesse Rogers.
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  • Blackhawks’ goofy retro workout commercial earns our all-star v…

    Blackhawks’ goofy retro workout commercial earns our all-star vote

    yahoo.com 5 hours ago
    Say, were you on the fence about casting an NHL All-Star Game ballot for Jonathan Toews? Perhaps you’re worried he can’t rock a headband. Or pump iron. Perhaps you’re concerned about him not being the Canadian dream. Well, the Chicago Blackhawks are abo…
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  • Junior Galette not on injury report, but expects limited role o…

    Junior Galette not on injury report, but expects limited role on Sunday

    profootballtalk.com 5 hours ago
    Saints linebacker Junior Galette had two sacks in 27 snaps against the Bears on Monday night and it sounds like the Saints will be looking for the same kind of efficient production from him against the Falcons this Sunday. Galette wasn’t on the injury r…
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  • Top 10 Norris candidates: Letang the leader?

    Top 10 Norris candidates: Letang the leader?

    thehockeynews.com 5 hours ago
    Year in and year out, one of the most heavily debated awards is the Norris Trophy. The award given to the NHL’s most outstanding defenseman has, in recent years, had a tendency not to go simply to the best defenseman, but rather the one with the most po…
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  • Watch Bulls Star Jimmy Butler Score 35 Points, Dish 7 Dimes, Sw…

    Watch Bulls Star Jimmy Butler Score 35 Points, Dish 7 Dimes, Swipe 4 Steals

    dimemag.com 6 hours ago
    Unfortunately for Jimmy Butler, actions speak louder than words. And after the Chicago Bulls’ wing dropped a career-high 35 points in a brilliant all-around effort versus the New York Knicks, Butler’s protestations have never been more irrelevant – he’s…
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  • Cubs claim Lavarnway, Peterson off waivers

    Cubs claim Lavarnway, Peterson off waivers

    MLB.com 8 hours ago
    The Cubs claimed catcher Ryan Lavarnway off waivers from the Dodgers and outfielder Shane Peterson off waivers from the Athletics on Friday. To make room on the 40-man roster, pitcher Donn Roach and infielder Logan Watkins were designated for assignment…
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  • Motte excited about playing for Cubs, Maddon

    Motte excited about playing for Cubs, Maddon

    MLB.com 8 hours ago
    After spending his entire career with the Cardinals, Jason Motte had no trouble signing with their biggest rival, the Cubs.
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  • Bears scaling back game plan for Jimmy Clausen

    Bears scaling back game plan for Jimmy Clausen

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Jimmy Clausen spent extra time after Friday’s practice working through plays with the receiving corps and running back Matt Forte in preparation for Sunday’s matchup against the Detroit Lions, but coach Marc Trestman said the new st…
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  • Chris Conte, Robbie Gould out for Lions-Bears

    Chris Conte, Robbie Gould out for Lions-Bears

    ESPN.com 8 hours ago
    LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- The Chicago Bears announced safety Chris Conte (back) and kicker Robbie Gould (right quadriceps) are out for Sunday’s game against the Detroit Lions at Soldier Field. The club also listed cornerback Tim Jennings (ankle), left guard …
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  • Hawks' Crawford back Saturday after 8 games

    Hawks' Crawford back Saturday after 8 games

    ESPN.com 8 hours ago
    Chicago Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford will start against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday after missing eight games with a lower-body injury.
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  • Big plays come at home for Jordy Nelson

    Big plays come at home for Jordy Nelson

    ESPN.com 9 hours ago
    GREEN BAY, Wis. -- They're the plays you've become accustomed to seeing from Jordy Nelson this season. The 80-yarder for a touchdown against the New York Jets. The 73-yarder for a touchdown against the Chicago Bears. The 66-yarder for a touchdown agains…
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  • Twins name Quade as Triple-A manager

    Twins name Quade as Triple-A manager

    MLB.com 9 hours ago
    Former Cubs skipper Mike Quade was named the manager at Triple-A Rochester to replace Gene Glynn, who was promoted to be the Twins' third-base coach under new manager Paul Molitor.
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  • Phil Jackson To Commentating Barkley: “Do I Have To Mute This G…

    Phil Jackson To Commentating Barkley: “Do I Have To Mute This Game?”

    dimemag.com 10 hours ago
    On Thursday night, Charles Barkley was working the Bulls-Knicks game not from TNT studios with the rest of the “Inside the NBA” crew, but court-side in Chicago where he was acting as a color commentator. Knicks president Phil Jackson was also watching t…
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  • Bears' Tillman hints at return, can't explain awful 2014 season

    Bears' Tillman hints at return, can't explain awful 2014 season

    yahoo.com 13 hours ago
    Holiday spirit is in a little shorter supply this season in Chicago with the Bears' struggles this season, but injured cornerback Charles Tillman is trying to keep a healthy perspective on the team and himself — and also giving fans a reason to smile — …
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  • Video - The Bear Facts: Week 16 03:08

    The Bear Facts: Week 16

    Dec 19
    Jeff Dickerson, Michael C. Wright and Tom Waddle discuss QB Jay Cutler's future in Chicago and break down what the Bears are doing to make sure backup Jimmy Clausen is ready for his start against the Lions in Week 16.
  • Video - What's Next For Cutler? 01:06

    What's Next For Cutler?

    Dec 18
    John Clayton talks about the future of the Chicago Bears' offense.
  • Video - Clausen To Start; Will Cutler Be Back? 02:04

    Clausen To Start; Will Cutler Be Back?

    Dec 18
    Michael C. Wright and Jeff Dickerson discuss why Marc Trestman ultimately made the move to start quarterback Jimmy Clausen against the Lions on Sunday, and whether Jay Cutler will be in Chicago next season.
  • Video - Inside Edge: Lions-Bears 01:00

    Inside Edge: Lions-Bears

    Dec 18
    ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers stats to help you make a pick for Detroit at Chicago.

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    Dec 19
    The acquisition of Rajon Rondo has given the Dallas Mavericks an undeniable edge in the race to lure veteran big man Jermaine O'Neal back to the NBA, according to league sources.
  • A New NFC West Rivalry

    Dec 19
    RENTON, Wash. — Remember, oh, about three long months ago, when 49ers-Seahawks was the best rivalry in the NFL? The Niners are 7-7, oddly out of the playoff hunt, and are 1-5 against Seattle since late in 2012. So, is it really such a great rivalry now,…
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    Dec 19
    The Seahawks have signed pass-rusher Cliff Avril to a four-year extension worth $28.5 million, with $16 million guaranteed, a source confirmed to ESPN...
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    Dec 18
    A source with knowledge of the Rajon Rondo trade talks says a "deal is on course to happen tonight."