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NEIL HAYES: Rich Gannon remembers what it’s like to be in that zone when a quarterback makes virtually every play, and the former NFL MVP is convinced the person who helped him reach that lofty height is the ideal candidate to replace Lovie Smith as Bea
Share TweetBears special teams coach Dave Toub is part of the cast of thousands interviewing for the Bears head coaching job. But it doesn’t take much reading of the tea leaves to think he’s not the leading candidating, since the Bears are letting him look at la
Luis Valbuena, Chicago Cubs agree to $930,000 dealUpdated Jan 10 Share TweetCHICAGO (AP) -- Infielder Luis Valbuena has agreed to a $930,000, one-year contract with the Chicago Cubs, nearly double the $495,200 he made last year.Share TweetPITTSBURGH (AP) -- Free agent pitcher Francisco Liriano injured his right (non-throwing) arm over the holidays and his deal with the Pirates is on hold.
Tom Clements interviewing with Bears ThursdayUpdated Jan 10 Share TweetPackers offensive coordinator Tom Clements will have to turn his attention away from the 49ers for a little bit on Thursday. Michael C. Wright of ESPNChicago.com reports that Clements is going to interview with the Bears for their head coaching job befo…Source: profootballtalk.comShare TweetJunior Seau, one of the NFL’s best and fiercest players for nearly two decades, had a degenerative brain disease when he committed suicide last May, the National Institutes of Health told The Associated Press on Thursday.Share TweetThe original model for the D-League is yesterday's news. Teams are embracing the league more than ever before as a resource to develop precious young talent, says Ian Thomsen.Share TweetWednesday evening Chris Mortensen of ESPN reported the Eagles have interviewed Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly. Since Chicago is relatively close to South Bend, would the Bears have interest in Kelly for their vacant head coaching position. According to Se…Share TweetThe Chicago Bulls' 2012-13 season has always been divided into two parts: the periods before and after Derrick Rose returns from the ACL tear that knocked him out of the 2012 playoffs after just one game. The idea was that the Bulls would perform well e…Source: yahoo.com
NFC North links: Starks could face 49ersUpdated Jan 10 Share TweetChicago Bears The Bears will interview Houston Texans offensive coordinator Rick Dennison for their head-coaching position Friday, according to a source. The Bears also received permission to interview Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell, acco…Source: ESPN.comShare TweetThee latest pool of candidates for the Jets includes Jerry Angelo, the former general manager of the Chicago Bears.Source: nytimes.comShare TweetMilwaukee Bucks point guard Monta Ellis spins through Chicago Bulls defenders and gets the shot to fall.Source: dimemag.comShare TweetThe Jets are expanding their search for a new general manager, setting up interviews with Miami assistant GM Brian Gaine and Pittsburgh executive Omar Khan.
Good Head Coaching Fit For Bears?Jan 10Lomas Brown on who would fit as head coach and what offensive system would work in Chicago.
NFL playoffs -- John Clayton's First and Goal: Divisional roundJan 10Six quarterbacks have divvied up the past nine Super Bowl wins. Will we see a fresh face this year?
Peter King: NFL Playoffs Divisional Round PicksJan 10Peter King: NFL Playoffs Divisional Round Picks
Greg Oden, former No. 1 overall pick, plans to resume playing career - sou…Jan 10Former No. 1 overall pick Greg Oden has decided to resume
Adande: NBA basketball might return to SeattleJan 10What would we miss about the Sacramento Kings? What does it mean for Seattle?