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Martellus Bennett’s response to ‘disrespect’ works fine for Bea…

Martellus Bennett’s response to ‘disrespect’ works fine for Bears

suntimes.com profootballtalk.com ESPN.com Updated 29 minutes ago
Martellus Bennett has never been at a loss for words or emotion, and he expects similar behavior from others. So it was interesting to follow his logic after the Bears’ 27-19 Monday night win over the New York Jets, which included his two touchdown rece…
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  • Bears’ overall grade in Week 3 helped by victory

    Bears’ overall grade in Week 3 helped by victory

    suntimes.com nytimes.com 39 minutes ago
    The Bears deserve to be 2-1. Have they had a little bit of luck — or maybe a lot? Absolutely. But show me a winning team that hasn’t. The Bears’ passing game can run with any team in the NFL today, and the defense, while still very suspect, has shown so…
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  • Toews' OT goal lifts Blackhawks to 2-1 preseason win over Red W…

    Toews' OT goal lifts Blackhawks to 2-1 preseason win over Red Wings

    NHL.com 47 minutes ago
    CHICAGO - Jonathan Toews deflected in defenceman Duncan Keith's shot from the left point 3:01 into overtime to give the Chicago Blackhawks a 2-1 preseason victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Tuesday night. Toews moved to the slot after pass...
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  • Castillo's HR in 10th Lifts Cubs Over Cards 4-3

    Castillo's HR in 10th Lifts Cubs Over Cards 4-3

    nytimes.com 47 minutes ago
    Welington Castillo homered and drove in the winning run with a 10th-inning single, giving the Chicago Cubs a 4-3 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals that tightened the NL Central race Tuesday night.
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  • Cuba Gooding Jr. Is Good At Hockey, Stripping

    Cuba Gooding Jr. Is Good At Hockey, Stripping

    deadspin.com 1 hour ago
    Your browser does not support iframes. For some reason Academy Award winning actor and star of Snow Dogs Cuba Gooding Jr. took part in a puck shooting contest at the United Center Tuesday, during intermission between the Blackhawks-Red Wings exhibition …
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  • Rose gives $1M to Chicago school program

    Rose gives $1M to Chicago school program

    ESPN.com 1 hour ago
    Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose is donating $1 million to After School Matters, a Chicago-based non-profit organiz
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  • Jared Allen facing familiar foe in search of first sack

    Jared Allen facing familiar foe in search of first sack

    suntimes.com 1 hour ago
    This week, Jared Allen will watch himself chasing Packers quarterback Aaron ­Rodgers. “The best way to prepare is to watch tape of yourself going against somebody,” the Bears veteran defensive end said. He’ll like what he sees. With the Vikings, Allen r…
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  • Cabrera Lifts Tigers to 4-3 Win Over White Sox

    Cabrera Lifts Tigers to 4-3 Win Over White Sox

    nytimes.com MLB.com 1 hour ago
    Miguel Cabrera's RBI single in the bottom of the ninth lifted the Detroit Tigers to a key 4-3 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday night.
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  • Holliday reaches 20 homers in ninth straight season

    Holliday reaches 20 homers in ninth straight season

    MLB.com 2 hours ago
    Matt Holliday on Tuesday secured his ninth straight 20-home run season with a game-tying, two-run shot into the left-center bleachers against the Cubs at Wrigley Field.
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  • Man wins $57K off of $5 bet, thanks to Bears

    Man wins $57K off of $5 bet, thanks to Bears

    ESPN.com 3 hours ago
    Two parlay wagers potentially worth $57,000 each were in play during the Monday Night game between the Chicago Bears and New York Jets.
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  • Renteria: 'Difficult' for Starlin to return this season

    Renteria: 'Difficult' for Starlin to return this season

    MLB.com 4 hours ago
    Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro continues to rehab his left ankle, injured Sept. 2 in an awkward slide at home plate, but his season is likely over, manager Rick Renteria said Tuesday. Castro was hoping to play before the regular season ends Sunday, but h…
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  • Cubs to immediately begin Wrigley renovation

    Cubs to immediately begin Wrigley renovation

    MLB.com 5 hours ago
    The Cubs will begin work this weekend on the Wrigley Field renovation plan, which starts with the expansion of the bleachers and installation of a video scoreboard in left field.
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  • Rex says there’s no QB controversy in the Jets’ locker room

    Rex says there’s no QB controversy in the Jets’ locker room

    profootballtalk.com 5 hours ago
    Jets coach Rex Ryan says there’s no dissension within the locker room about the starting quarterback situation. After Geno Smith had a rough game in Monday night’s loss to the Bears, there’s been some talk on the outside that the Jets should turn to Mic…
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  • Chargers sign RB Shaun Draughn

    Chargers sign RB Shaun Draughn

    profootballtalk.com 5 hours ago
    As expected, the Chargers have moved to bolster their running back depth. The club announced the signing of ex-Bears tailback Shaun Draughn on Tuesday. Draughn tried out for San Diego today before signing, a league source told PFT. Draughn, 26, played i…
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  • First-and-10: Don’t put Kyle Fuller in Hall of Fame ... yet

    First-and-10: Don’t put Kyle Fuller in Hall of Fame ... yet

    suntimes.com ESPN.com 8 hours ago
    MARK POTASH: Bears coach Marc Trestman warned us last week about putting rookie Kyle Fuller in the Hall of Fame too soon.
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  • The Film Don’t Lie: Bears

    The Film Don’t Lie: Bears

    ESPN.com 9 hours ago
    A weekly look at what the Chicago Bears must fix: For most teams, allowing 4.4 yards per rush isn’t what you’d describe as playing winning football. But for the Bears, who gave up 5.8 yards per attempt in the opener and 4.7 in Week 2, every little impro…
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  • Ovechkin, Capitals unveil Winter Classic uniforms on warm start…

    Ovechkin, Capitals unveil Winter Classic uniforms on warm start-of-fall day at Nationals Park

    NHL.com 9 hours ago
    WASHINGTON - With Alex Ovechkin wearing flip-flops and a borrowed pair of baseball pants on a warm start-of-autumn day, the Washington Capitals have unveiled the uniforms they'll wear when they host the Chicago Blackhawks in the NHL's Winter Cla...
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  • Bears DE Lamarr Houston says Colin Kaepernick called him the N-…

    Bears DE Lamarr Houston says Colin Kaepernick called him the N-word

    The whole "What did Colin Kaepernick say to get an inappropriate language penalty?" story probably would have died right away if Kaepernick had come clean. Kaepernick said he didn't say anything to cause the 15-yard inappropriate language pena…
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  • Washington Capitals unveil Winter Classic jersey – what do you …

    Washington Capitals unveil Winter Classic jersey – what do you think?

    The 2015 Winter Classic on Jan. 1, 2015 will be at Nationals Park and played between the Washington Capitals and Chicago Blackhawks. Today, the Capitals released what their jerseys would look like for the big event. What do you think of the look? (All p…
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  • Sports of The Times: Ghosts of Mondays Past: Jets Come Up Small…

    Sports of The Times: Ghosts of Mondays Past: Jets Come Up Small in Big Game

    nytimes.com 12 hours ago
    The Jets, who have the fifth worse record in the N.F.L. on Monday nights, fall victim to this born-under-a-bad-sign Big Game black magic often enough for it to get downright spooky.
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  • Kyle Fuller, Ryan Mundy pick the Jets clean

    Kyle Fuller, Ryan Mundy pick the Jets clean

    suntimes.com 13 hours ago
    In the Bears’ first two games, Chris Conte and Kyle Fuller combined for four of the prettiest interceptions you’ll ever see.
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  • The Film Don't Lie: Packers

    The Film Don't Lie: Packers

    ESPN.com 14 hours ago
    A weekly look at what the Green Bay Packers must fix: Some of former Packers tight end Jermichael Finley's biggest games came against the Chicago Bears. There was Finley's nine-catch, 115-yard game in 2010 and his three-touchdown game in 2011. But unles…
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  • Video - Bears DE Confirms Kaepernick Used N-Word 02:11

    Bears DE Confirms Kaepernick Used N-Word

    Sep 23
    Michael Smith and Jemele Hill discuss Bears DE Lamarr Houston's confirmation that 49ers QB Colin Kaepernick used the N-word and Kaepernick's denial.
  • Video - NFL NOW: Chicago Bears report card 02:26

    NFL NOW: Chicago Bears report card

    Sep 23
    Elliot Harrison joins Colleen Wolfe to break down the Chicago Bears performance against the New York Jets on Monday night.
  • Video - Wk 3 Report Card: Chicago Bears 02:26

    Wk 3 Report Card: Chicago Bears

    Sep 23
    Elliot Harrison joins Colleen Wolfe to break down the Chicago Bears performance against the New York Jets on Monday night.
  • Video - Bears Find A Way 01:51

    Bears Find A Way

    Sep 23
    Jeff Dickerson breaks down the Bears' 27-19 win over the Jets.

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