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Bears’ new OC showed knack for improving his linemen

Bears’ new OC showed knack for improving his linemen

suntimes.com Updated Jan 23, 2013
MOBILE, Ala. - New Orleans Saints coach Sean Payton and right tackle Zach Strief have mixed emotions about losing offensive-line coach Aaron Kromer to the Bears. “We hate to lose him because we love him, but it’s awesome to see him get a chance to g
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  • Source: Cubs sign Scott Hairston to 2-year deal

    Source: Cubs sign Scott Hairston to 2-year deal

    ESPN.com MLB.com Jan 23, 2013
    The Chicago Cubs have signed free agent outfielder Scott Hairston to a two-year contract worth up to $6 million, according to a source with knowledge of the negotiations.
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  • Robinson sparks Bulls' 4th-quarter comeback

    Robinson sparks Bulls' 4th-quarter comeback

    ESPN.com Jan 23, 2013
    Nate Robinson had 11 points and seven assists in 21 minutes off the bench, leading a furious fourth-quarter comeback that carried the Chicago Bulls past the Detroit Pistons 85-82 on Wednesday night.
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  • Sosa says he and McGwire belong in Hall of Fame

    Sosa says he and McGwire belong in Hall of Fame

    CNNSI.com MLB.com Jan 23, 2013
    CHICAGO (AP) -- Sammy Sosa thinks he and fellow steroid-tainted star Mark McGwire belong in the Hall of Fame.
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  • Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel responds favorably to Wrigley Field …

    Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel responds favorably to Wrigley Field renovation plans

    yahoo.com Jan 23, 2013
    Over the weekend the Chicago Cubs announced plans for a massive $300 million renovation of Wrigley Field that, in their estimation, would take five offseasons to complete. At the same time, the Cubs stated their willingness to pay for the entire renovat…
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  • No longer a rookie skipper, Ventura ready for 2013

    No longer a rookie skipper, Ventura ready for 2013

    MLB.com Jan 23, 2013
    Robin Ventura never coached or managed at any level before replacing Ozzie Guillen prior to the 2012 campaign. He proved to be a natural in the position, leading the White Sox to first place in the American League Central Division for 117 days.
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  • Handing out awards at NBA's midway point

    Handing out awards at NBA's midway point

    CNNSI.com Jan 23, 2013
    With the 2012-13 season at the halfway mark, SI.com's NBA writers make their picks for the league's top performers. The MVP and Coach of the Year races have produced the most disagreement at the top, while clear favorites have emerged for Rookie of the …
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  • Pro Bowl Watch: More changes

    Pro Bowl Watch: More changes

    ESPN.com Jan 23, 2013
    We're continuing to have NFC North movement on the Pro Bowl roster with the game just five days away. The latest includes the injury withdrawal of Chicago Bears receiver Brandon Marshall, the addition of Minnesota Vikings tight end Kyle Rudolph and the …
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  • Video - Bulls Come Back To Top Pistons 01:10

    Bulls Come Back To Top Pistons

    Jan 23
    Bulls hold off Pistons, 85-82.
  • Video - TWSS: Woody's Winter Warm Up 03:34

    TWSS: Woody's Winter Warm Up

    Jan 23
    Sarah Spain talks to the Chicago Cubs about their offseason highlights and getting back to work.