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Bears’ Isaiah Frey finds a niche at nickel back

Bears’ Isaiah Frey finds a niche at nickel back

suntimes.com Updated Nov 15, 2013
This is one way it’s supposed to work in the NFL: When the starter gets hurt, you throw someone in there and he plays, learns from his mistakes, keeps you from getting beat and you end up turning a negative into a positive by developing a player who oth…
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  • Ravens LBs Dumervil, Suggs present Bears with protection proble…

    Ravens LBs Dumervil, Suggs present Bears with protection problems

    suntimes.com Nov 15, 2013
    Jordan Mills practiced in full Friday after fighting a quadriceps injury the last two days. Even healthy, though, the rookie right tackle will need some help Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens. Mills is the worst pass-blocking tackle in the NFL, accord…
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  • Anderson confident he's future White Sox shortstop

    Anderson confident he's future White Sox shortstop

    MLB.com Nov 15, 2013
    Yes, Tim Anderson committed 19 errors at shortstop in just 63 games for Class A Kannapolis. But that short season of work didn't stop Anderson from believing shortstop remains his best position. The White Sox stand in agreement with the 20-year-old.
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  • Bulls' Rose (hamstring) out vs. Raptors

    Bulls' Rose (hamstring) out vs. Raptors

    nba.com ESPN.com Nov 15, 2013
    Derrick Rose has been ruled out for the Chicago Bulls' game at Toronto due to a sore right hamstring.
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  • The 5 Biggest Moments Of The 1990s Chicago-Indiana Rivalry

    The 5 Biggest Moments Of The 1990s Chicago-Indiana Rivalry

    dimemag.com Nov 15, 2013
    The Indiana Pacers and the Chicago Bulls meet for the second time this season on Saturday night, with Indiana already up 1-0 in their regular season series. This Central Division rivalry has heated up since the 1990s… when Michael Jordan and Reggie Mill…
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  • Jaworski: Bears shouldn't pay Cutler

    Jaworski: Bears shouldn't pay Cutler

    ESPN.com Nov 15, 2013
    LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- ESPN NFL analyst Ron Jaworski obviously isn’t sold on Jay Cutler. He laid out a compelling case for why the Chicago Bears shouldn’t give the quarterback a long-term deal. Jaworski pointed out that his opinion doesn’t make Cutler a b…
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  • TE Bennett questionable to face Ravens

    TE Bennett questionable to face Ravens

    ESPN.com Nov 15, 2013
    LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- The Chicago Bears list tight end Martellus Bennett (ankle) as questionable to face the Baltimore Ravens on Sunday, while defensive end Shea McClellin (hamstring) is doubtful after sitting out the entire week of practice. Bennett res…
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  • Ian Thomsen: Nelson living in the moment as Magic rebuild

    Ian Thomsen: Nelson living in the moment as Magic rebuild

    CNNSI.com Nov 15, 2013
    "It's almost surreal," Jameer Nelson said of his career. At 31, he is six weeks older than his boss, Orlando general manager Rob Hennigan, who has remade the Magic in his own image. The team is young and filled with optimism.
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  • Brandon Marshall needs to shut his mouth

    Brandon Marshall needs to shut his mouth

    suntimes.com Nov 15, 2013
    HUB ARKUSH: Is it just me folks, or is it time for Brandon Marshall to zip it?
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  • Video - 'Playbook': Baltimore Ravens vs. Chicago Bears 05:36

    'Playbook': Baltimore Ravens vs. Chicago Bears

    Nov 15
    Will the Chicago Bears still click on offense without quarterback Jay Cutler? The "Playbook" group explains why an improving Baltimore Ravens defense could cause problems for the Bears.
  • Video - The Bear Facts: Week 11 03:23

    The Bear Facts: Week 11

    Nov 15
    ESPNChicago.com's Jeff Dickerson, Michael C. Wright and Tom Waddle discuss the Bears' upcoming matchup against the Ravens.
  • Video - Jingle Hoops 00:27

    Jingle Hoops

    Nov 15
    Some of the NBA's best shooters get you ready for the holidays with a special version of "Jingle Bells."
  • Video - Pacers Face Off With Bulls On Saturday 03:21

    Pacers Face Off With Bulls On Saturday

    Nov 15
    George Karl previews Saturday's matchup between the Pacers and the Bulls at 8 p.m. ET.

Sports Columnists

  • Lamar Odom meets with Los Angeles Clippers for two hours Friday

    Nov 15
    Lamar Odom moved a step closer to his increasingly inevitable return to the NBA when he met with Los Angeles Clippers officials for two hours Friday, sources with knowledge of the meeting confirmed.
  • So Happy Together

    Nov 15
    (Rob Carr/Getty Images) “I don’t think it will ever go away. Just that little chip. It’s not anger or resentment or anything like that. But it’s a little chip.” —Drew Brees, New Orleans quarterback, on the leftover feeling from the Saints’ bounty suspen…
  • Bill Simmons's mailbag and Week 11 in the NFL

    Nov 15
    The Sports Guy dares to clean out his inbox while making his Week 11 picks.