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After the Chicago Bears' 23-17 loss to the Seattle Seahawks, here are three issues that merit further examination: From a statistical standpoint, it's easy to track the reasons why the Bears have now lost three of their past four games. Put simply, thei…
Share TweetOn the first day of his first Winter Meetings as general manager, Rick Hahn didn't experience much different from past years in the White Sox contingent.Source: MLB.com
Reliable Bears’ defense showing signs of weakness in last two lossesUpdated Dec 3, 2012 Share TweetA day later, and the Bears still had no answers for Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson. ‘‘I wish I knew,’’ coach Lovie Smith said Monday when asked about the rookie who guided the Seahawks to a 23-17 overtime victory at Soldier Field. ‘Source: suntimes.comShare TweetRip Hamilton has a torn plantar fascia in his left foot and is out indefinitely.
Have an N.F.L. Question? Judy Battista Has AnswersUpdated Dec 3, 2012 Share TweetJudy Battista, the N.F.L. reporter for The New York Times, will answer questions from readers.Source: nytimes.com
Stuck in a fog: So, it seems I've run into a bit of a travel snag…Updated Dec 3, 2012 Share TweetSo, it seems I've run into a bit of a travel snag due to the dense fog we've got here in the upper Midwest. It's going to consume much of my afternoon. I'm sorry about that. Free Head Exams for the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers will run before I g…Share TweetAt the end of a sorrowful weekend, the Kansas City Chiefs and their admirable coach rallied together.Source: nytimes.com
Bears defensive injuries piling upUpdated Dec 3, 2012 Share TweetThe Bears’ playoff hopes went up in smoke last season thanks to injuries to quarterback Jay Cutler and running back Matt Forte. Things are still looking good for them on that front after 12 games this year, but the injuries are starting to pile up on thSource: profootballtalk.comShare TweetA cloud hangs over Kansas City, but for three hours the Chiefs found escape. Peter King goes inside their inspired win with the coach who bravely led his team through the sorrow.Source: CNNSI.com
BBAO: Re-setting NFC playoff seedingsUpdated Dec 3, 2012 Share TweetWe're Black and Blue All Over: GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It's amazing how much happened Sunday between about 3:45 p.m. ET and 4:30 p.m. ET. In that window, the Green Bay Packers cemented a 23-14 victory over the Minnesota Vikings, their sixth victory in seven …
White Sox Winter Meetings UpdateDec 3ESPNChicago.com's Doug Padilla with the latest on John Danks, the trade market for White Sox pitchers, new GM Rick Hahn, and their response to the Tigers.
Jay Cutler MailbagDec 3Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler talks to Waddle & Silvy about whether he would take a 'hometown discount' during contract negotiations to help the Bears surround him with better talent.
The Beginning Of The End For Urlacher?Dec 3Prim Siripipat and Eric Allen talk about how much longer Brian Urlacher can play
GameDay: Seahawks vs. Bears highlightsDec 3Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson throws for 293 yards and 2 touchdowns, including the game-winner in overtime, to help the Seahawks defeat the Chicago Bears, 23-17.
East Side -- Shorter NBA season unnecessaryDec 3Shorten the season? There's too much money in an 82-game season, and losing a few games does little to help anyone.
West Side - NBA schedule should be 78 gamesDec 3No reason to sit starters if NBA scales back regular season by four games.
Peter King: Crennel, Quinn open up on Chiefs' inspired win with heavy hear…Dec 3On Sunday morning, I was talking to Joe Linta, the agent for the late Jovan Belcher, about the state of mind that might have made the Chiefs linebacker shoot his live-in girlfriend nine times with his own mother in the house and then, less than an hour …