| Oct 16, 2013
| 4:22 PM
Penn State and LSU have had preliminary talks regarding a future non-conference game, which the Big Ten Network's composite schedule lists for 2020. Spokesmen from Penn State and LSU confirmed discussions regarding a neutral-site game in 2020, though LSU'...
| Aug 8, 2013
| 12:00 PM
Virginia Tech has agreed to delay its home-and-home football series against Wisconsin until 2019 and ’20, and has replaced the Badgers in 2016 and ’17 with another major conference opponent, Hokies athletic director Jim Weaver confirmed...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 4:14 PM
With all the moves in contracts what are the Bears looking to do? Is it a sign they are ready to sign Jay Cutler to an extension? -- @hotrodexpress from Twitter
The Bears created some additional salary cap room, clearing $2 million by restructuring...
| Sep 25, 2013
Due to interstate moves, familial allegiances or just plain preference, not every Chicagoan is a Bears fan. Full disclosure: While I like to see the Bears do well, I'm a bleed-blue N.Y. Giants fan. (And yes, I appreciate your condolences on our 0-3 start....
| Jun 19, 2013
| 6:31 PM
On June 11, two days before the tournament began, Golf Channel's Rich Lerner labeled Merion the No. 1 story line for the U.S. Open.
It turns out, the Lehigh Valley native was prophetic.
Because it seemed to me the historic golf course, the...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 11:18 AM
What are your (early) projections for Alshon Jeffery? How will he fare in the new offense? -- @ken d mccarthy, from Twitter
I will be surprised if Jeffery does not take a significant step forward in his second season. He is a pretty special talent. I...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 8:40 PM
From 2005-07, Muhsin Muhammad starred as the Bears' No. 1 receiver on teams that won two division titles and played in one Super Bowl. He spoke with RedEye about his time on the Bears, locker room games and his infamous quote about receivers in Chicago....
| Sep 12, 2012
| 6:51 PM
If the Bears have any hope to pass the Packers, pass is the operative word.
And there is no opportunity like right here, right now.
Three hundred yards in the air should be easy for Jay Cutler and company with this group of gifted receivers.
| Dec 31, 2012
| 8:10 AM
Bears 39, Saints 14 -- NFC championship game, Jan. 21, 2007: After the Bears tied a franchise record with 13 regular-season wins, Smith guided them to the NFC title and a Super Bowl berth in his third season. Thomas Jones rushed for 123 yards...
| Sep 21, 2012
| 5:27 PM
The fallout from the NFL's "bounty" scandal is centered on the Saints with coach Sean Payton banned for the year, interim coach gone for six games and general manager Mickey Loomis out for eight weeks.
The Saints — one of the hot picks to...
| Feb 4, 2013
In hiring Marc Trestman to replace Lovie Smith, Phil Emery and the Chicago Bears must hope that his reputation as a quarterback guru pays off with Jay Cutler.
The soon-to-be 30-year-old quarterback – his birthday is in April – is...
| Dec 4, 2012
| 4:58 PM
1. Texans (1 last week): We will find out all we need to know about this team Monday night when they visit the Patriots.
2. Broncos (4): As if having Peyton Manning doesn't give them enough of an offensive advantage, now they have Mitch Unrein too.