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At some point, Jay Cutler’s head just might explode - the result of trying to remember and effectively handle too many plays, checks, formations and terminology during his playing career. Yet here he goes again. It’s well-known that Cutler is enteriUpvote Share Tweet
Jays tie it in ninth, win it in tenth over White SoxUpvote Share TweetBears defensive end Shea McClellin wants everyone to know that the plantar fasciitis that first appeared in his right foot four months ago is gone and has been gone for a while. “It started in February,” McClellin said Tuesday after the first day of mUpvote Share TweetThe Chicago Cubs and Ian Stewart will try to find some common ground in ending their relationship, but in the meantime Stewart will be suspended without pay for his critical tweets of the organization.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Jun 11, 2013Tuesday’s edition of Pro Football Talk on NBCSN unveiled the Bears’ Mt. Rushmore. And it sparked our most spirited debate to date. The official PFT quartet of stone heads (i.e., mine) consists of George Halas, Walter Payton, Dick Butkus and Gale SayerUpvote Share Tweetsuntimes.com Updated Jun 11, 2013A week ago, Bears general manager Phil Emery took question after question about two main topics: offensive lineman Gabe Carimi’s decision not to join the Bears’ organized team activities, and fullback Evan Rodriguez’s partying ways and legal problemUpvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Jun 11, 2013The Bears had one free spot on their 90-man roster at the start of business on Tuesday, but they’ll close the day with a full complement of players. Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that the Bears have signed defensive tackle Sedrick Ellis. Ellis visited wUpvote Share Tweet
Munenori Kawasaki of Blue Jays plays catch with fans at U.S. Cellular Fieldyahoo.com Updated Jun 11, 2013Munenori Kawasaki of the Toronto Blue Jays might be having fun living the life of a Major League Baseball player. Long before the first pitch of his team's game Monday night at the Chicago White Sox, Kawasaki indulged a few fans who had gathered at U.S.…Upvote Share Tweet
With Molina as backbone, Cardinals off to super startCNNSI.com Updated Jun 11, 2013The loaded Cardinals are off to such a soaring start that they're raising the possibility of reaching heights rarely seen in baseball for over 30 years, writes Tom Verducci.Upvote Share Tweet
Cubs prospect Javier Baez hits four home runs, thanks fans at least 128 times on Twitteryahoo.com Updated Jun 11, 2013Don't look for flying saucers in the shaky video, though you might find what looks like a UFO. It's probably the fourth home run of the game hit for Daytona on Monday night by Chicago Cubs top prospect Javier Baez, who tied a Class A Florida State recor…Upvote Share Tweet
NFC North links: Remembering LombardiESPN.com Updated Jun 11, 2013Chicago Bears Defensive end Shea McClellin has been dealing with plantar fasciitis this offseason. However, he is not expected to be limited when the team continues workouts on Tuesday. Steve Rosenbloom of the Chicago Tribune: "How difficult had [J…Upvote Share Tweet
Dunn belts 2 HRs to power White Sox in fogESPN.com Updated Jun 11, 2013Adam Dunn went 4-for-4 with two homers and five RBIs to give the Chicago White Sox a 10-6 victory in a game delayed 1 hour, 10 minutes by fog Monday.Upvote Share Tweet
The Future Of NBA RefereeingJun 11The NBA's competition committee is meeting this week, and David Stern says they'll be discussing profound changes to refereeing, for instance with a room full of officials reviewing calls off-site on video in real time. We asked Steve Javie about it.
Reds Rock CubsJun 11The Reds hit four home runs in their 12-2 win over the Cubs.
Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler sees bright future under TrestmanJun 11Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler reveals some techniques of the new-look offense under coach Marc Trestman and likes what he sees from his new-look offensive line.
Daily Dime: Spurs dominate Game 3Jun 11The Night of the Unsung Spurs were set up by one of the most coveted players of the last 20 years, Tim Duncan
Tarvaris Jackson could sign with Seattle Seahawks in next day or two, acco…Jun 11Quarterback Tarvaris Jackson, placed on waivers by the Buffalo Bills on Monday, is heading to Seattle in the next day or two to possibly sign a contract with the team, two sources say.
Don Banks: Multiple cities, same year: Is this the future of the draft?Jun 11The recent two-week shift of the 2014 NFL Draft that was necessitated by a scheduling conflict at New York's Radio City Music Hall could wind up being just the beginning of the changes coming to one of the league's glamor events in ensuing years.
Peter King: Two things make Patriots the perfect landing spot for Tebow; m…Jun 11I always figured, once the inevitability of the demise of Tim Tebow with the Jets played out, there were three teams that made sense for him: New England, New Orleans and Green Bay. And New England, which announced his signing today, was the most sensib…