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Bears, Cutler face supreme test in preseason Game 3 at Seattle

Bears, Cutler face supreme test in preseason Game 3 at Seattle

LAKE FOREST | When the Bears pipe in simulated crowd noise at their practices, it sounds like a grizzly with laryngitis and is as intimidating as a parking ticket.

August 19, 2014 7:30 pm Related

Whiting, Noll have reason for optimism

HAMMOND | Every new prep football season is like a movie premier and all you want is a strong cast and more action than drama.

August 15, 2014 9:30 pm
Revamped Bears defense out to shed 'soft' label

Revamped Bears defense out to shed 'soft' label

CHICAGO | Each day in the Bears' cafeteria, rookie free safety Brock Vereen is served a heaping portion of humility, hold the salt.

August 14, 2014 10:15 pm Photos

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Former Bears' star Gene Schroeder hoping to savor a Super Bowl title

Former Bears' star Gene Schroeder hoping to savor a Super Bowl title

Do you know who Gene Schroeder is?

August 13, 2014 6:15 pm Photos

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Bears break camp 'headed in the right direction' according to QB Cutler

Bears break camp 'headed in the right direction' according to QB Cutler

BOURBONNAIS | As the final training camp practice ended on an overcast 61-degree Tuesday, coach Marc Trestman huddled the team at midfield while hundreds of applauding fans gave his Bears a standing ovation.

August 12, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Griffith residents, players, eagerly await completion of new football turf

Griffith residents, players, eagerly await completion of new football turf

GRIFFITH | Remember your first new car and how you drove through the neighborhoods, windows down and radio blaring, showing it off?

August 09, 2014 7:00 pm Photos

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Ex-Notre Dame star Clausen throws 2 TD passes for Bears

Ex-Notre Dame star Clausen throws 2 TD passes for Bears

CHICAGO | Preseason football is like window shopping on Michigan Avenue. Look here. Look there. Find the best bargain for your money.

August 08, 2014 10:40 pm Photos

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Bears suspend, fine Bennett for body slamming rookie DB

Bears suspend, fine Bennett for body slamming rookie DB

BOURBONNAIS | With nearly 30 minutes to go in Monday's practice, a scuffle ensued as Martellus Bennett body-slammed first-round pick Kyle Fuller.

August 05, 2014 5:00 pm Related
Bears' Chad Rempel, Brandon Hartson snap to it at training camp

Bears' Chad Rempel, Brandon Hartson snap to it at training camp

BOURBONNAIS | Chad Rempel and Brandon Hartson may as well mow the practice fields at Olivet Nazarene University or drive the golf carts that take Bears' players to the cafeteria afterwards.

August 02, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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The Four Bears schooled by Hall of Fame receiver Michael Irvin

The Four Bears schooled by Hall of Fame receiver Michael Irvin

BOURBONNAIS | Michael Irvin could talk the stain off an outdoor deck, the fur off a kitten. Get the point?

July 30, 2014 10:30 pm Photos

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Bears fans pumped up at training camp in Bourbonnais

Bears fans pumped up at training camp in Bourbonnais

BOURBONNAIS | You've seen the Packers' silly cheesehead hats, their fans' badge of honor.

July 26, 2014 5:30 pm
Bulls add some needed muscle inside with Mirotic and Gasol

Bulls add some needed muscle inside with Mirotic and Gasol

CHICAGO | All that was missing Friday at the United Center were blaring trumpets, a parade down West Madison, and a fireworks show.

July 18, 2014 5:30 pm Photos

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Saints' Pierre Thomas says NFL running backs still deserve some love

Saints' Pierre Thomas says NFL running backs still deserve some love

As the NFL becomes more of a passing league, Pierre Thomas isn't feeling like the Maytag repairman just yet.

July 14, 2014 7:30 pm Photos

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Daredevils can't be bullied: Great Bull Run at Hawthorne Race Course not for the meek

Daredevils can't be bullied: Great Bull Run at Hawthorne Race Course not for the meek

CICERO | If you fall, stay flat on the ground, protect your head, and the bulls will jump over you. Hopefully.

July 12, 2014 7:55 pm Video Photos

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VU's Drew has a day to remember at the Cell

VU's Drew has a day to remember at the Cell

CHICAGO | Valparaiso University men's basketball coach Bryce Drew can take solace in knowing few, if any, major leaguers can hit a 23-foot shot at the buzzer to win an NCAA Tournament game.

July 05, 2014 6:30 pm Photos

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Bulls trade for Creighton scorer McDermott

Bulls trade for Creighton scorer McDermott

DEERFIELD | You didn't need an Ivy League diploma or job offers from Google to know what the Bulls needed in Thursday night's NBA draft.

June 26, 2014 10:50 pm
NBA hopefuls Glenn Robinson III, Mitch McGary entering a new chapter in their lives

NBA hopefuls Glenn Robinson III, Mitch McGary entering a new chapter in their lives

Invitations to the 2014 NBA Draft Turnabout will be handed out tonight as Glenn Robinson III and Mitch McGary wait by the phone for a call to the formal affair.

June 25, 2014 11:45 pm Related

Eric Schreiber named Hammond Clark football coach

Eric Schreiber likes challenges. He's got a new one now.

June 23, 2014 9:15 pm
Sports program at Indiana State Prison provides needed outlet for inmates

Sports program at Indiana State Prison provides needed outlet for inmates

MICHIGAN CITY | Jory Peters played on Gary West Side High School's 2002 Class 4A state championship basketball team that went 23-4 and featured three Division I players.

June 21, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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Roosevelt grad Mark Hubbard helps keep the peace among prison population

Roosevelt grad Mark Hubbard helps keep the peace among prison population

MICHIGAN CITY | Mark Hubbard has been at the Indiana State Prison since 1990.

June 21, 2014 5:30 pm
Offensive lineman Jordan Mills: 'This is gonna be a great year'

Offensive lineman Jordan Mills: 'This is gonna be a great year'

LAKE FOREST | Jordan Mills hears it from fans nearly everywhere he goes.

June 21, 2014 5:30 pm
Bears' Jimmy Clausen eager to revive his career in training camp

Bears' Jimmy Clausen eager to revive his career in training camp

LAKE FOREST | Jimmy Clausen? Well, well.

June 20, 2014 6:00 pm
Bears' Jay Cutler shooting for an injury-free 2014 season

Bears' Jay Cutler shooting for an injury-free 2014 season

LAKE FOREST | Jay Cutler's "hit parade" is nothing he can dance or snap his fingers to. It's painful, in fact.

June 17, 2014 8:00 pm
Brewers to honor Dan Plesac and 57 other former teammates

Brewers to honor Dan Plesac and 57 other former teammates

Dan Plesac is coming home. Sort of.

June 12, 2014 5:15 pm
Baseball odyssey a field of dreams & screams for Whiting couple

Baseball odyssey a field of dreams & screams for Whiting couple

WHITING | If you were blindfolded and led into Mayor Joe Stahura's office at City Hall, you might think you had stumbled into a Dick's Sporting Goods.

June 10, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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Award-winning Munster film maker tackles O.J. Simpson trial

Award-winning Munster film maker tackles O.J. Simpson trial

Nicole Rittenmeyer is quite a storyteller.

May 24, 2014 5:45 pm Photos

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Brandon Marshall calls Bears a "life-saving, career-saving" experience

Brandon Marshall calls Bears a "life-saving, career-saving" experience

LAKE FOREST | Brandon Marshall's news conferences should be pay-per-view. Like a pinata, you never know what will shake out.

May 22, 2014 6:00 pm
NWIUNOTES: IU Northwest gets new direction with Lake Station guard

NWIUNOTES: IU Northwest gets new direction with Lake Station guard

The Indiana University Northwest women's basketball program just added GPS.

May 21, 2014 5:30 pm
Region Cubs' fans soak up Beyond The Ivy rooftop experience

Region Cubs' fans soak up Beyond The Ivy rooftop experience

CHICAGO | Let's put Friday's Brewers-Cubs game in perspective for a moment.

May 16, 2014 7:15 pm Photos

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History repeats itself for Robinson family at NBA pre-draft camp

History repeats itself for Robinson family at NBA pre-draft camp

CHICAGO | It was 20 years ago when Glenn "Big Dog" Robinson, Jason Kidd, Grant Hill, Donyell Marshall and Juwan Howard sat at separate tables in a luxury hotel along Michigan Avenue, waiting for the media crush.

May 15, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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Emerald ash borer has Wicker Park Golf Course officials really bugged

Emerald ash borer has Wicker Park Golf Course officials really bugged

HIGHLAND | In the 1997 film "Starship Troopers," humans in a militaristic future battle giant alien bugs.

May 13, 2014 5:30 pm Photos

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Former C.P. standout, Fox Sports producer Tom Yohe dead at 46

Former C.P. standout, Fox Sports producer Tom Yohe dead at 46

Tom Yohe had the world in a headlock as a former three-sport standout at Crown Point, starting quarterback at Harvard, a world traveler, and currently as a producer/director at Fox Sports.

May 10, 2014 10:00 pm
Bears turn the 'corner' on defense

Bears turn the 'corner' on defense

LAKE FOREST | Kyle Fuller, your table is ready.

May 08, 2014 10:00 pm Photos

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No pity party for Cubs' ace Samardzija

No pity party for Cubs' ace Samardzija

CHICAGO | Please don't cry for Jeff Samardzija.

May 07, 2014 9:00 pm
Bears GM Phil Emery shopping for dynamic players in draft

Bears GM Phil Emery shopping for dynamic players in draft

LAKE FOREST | Bears general manager Phil Emery did not roll out the blackboard and list the seven players he desired in next week's NFL draft. Don't be silly.

May 01, 2014 6:00 pm
Bulls falter at home, lose series to Wizards

Bulls falter at home, lose series to Wizards

CHICAGO | Turnovers are like leaving the wall safe open and your front door unlocked.

April 29, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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'Silver' lining on dark day in the NBA

CHICAGO | Los Angeles Clippers' owner Donald Sterling has been tossed out on his ear for racist comments he made last weekend about his black players and fans, and the entire NBA couldn't be happier.

April 29, 2014 6:15 pm
Bulls run out of gas in OT

Bulls run out of gas in OT

CHICAGO | Washington Wizards' coach Randy Wittman called his team "desperate" before the late start to Tuesday night's Game 2 of the playoffs. Desperate?

April 22, 2014 11:45 pm
Merrillville grad Gregg Popovich wins third NBA coach of the year award

Merrillville grad Gregg Popovich wins third NBA coach of the year award

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich looked uneasy, as if he were out of place during Tuesday's heavily-attended news conference at the team's practice facility.

April 22, 2014 5:00 pm
Joakim Noah's commitment to defense pays off for himself and Bulls

Joakim Noah's commitment to defense pays off for himself and Bulls

It's taken a while for the love-hate relationship between Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau and starting center Joakim Noah to subside.

April 21, 2014 6:00 pm
Bulls turn to ice in playoff opener, fall to Wizards

Bulls turn to ice in playoff opener, fall to Wizards

CHICAGO | Anybody see Nate Robinson? Someone, anyone, to create their own shot.

April 20, 2014 9:00 pm Photos

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Youth is served by Granderson, UIC

Youth is served by Granderson, UIC

CHICAGO | Welcome to Granderson Stadium.

April 17, 2014 6:45 pm Photos

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Thibodeau downplays coaching honors

Thibodeau downplays coaching honors

CHICAGO | You'll get Tom Thibodeau to talk about the mating habits of the striped Brazilian mongoose before thumping his own chest.

April 14, 2014 9:00 pm
LCAOA prides itself in giving back to those in need

LCAOA prides itself in giving back to those in need

SCHERERVILLE | Local officials do more than work ballgames with a deaf ear towards screaming, swearing, clueless fans.

April 12, 2014 8:15 pm
Peach fuzz & The Masters

Peach fuzz & The Masters

It was a scene straight from a Norman Rockwell painting where two youngsters, in patchy jeans with slingshots in their back pockets, are peering through a hole in the outfield fence of a big-league ballpark.

April 08, 2014 6:00 pm Photos

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Bulls cash in the Bucks

Bulls cash in the Bucks

CHICAGO | A Milwaukee radio station recently held a contest where first prize was a ticket to a Bucks game.

April 04, 2014 9:45 pm Photos

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Bears' newly-signed Jared Allen: I'm still the best at what I do

Bears' newly-signed Jared Allen: I'm still the best at what I do

LAKE FOREST | New Bear Jared Allen, a farm boy at heart who owns three rodeo bulls, appeared at his Monday afternoon press conference wearing cowboy boots and a big shiny belt buckle.

March 31, 2014 6:45 pm
Despite loss, Eagles may soar even higher

Despite loss, Eagles may soar even higher

INDIANAPOLIS | Bowman Academy, come on up. There is no wheel to spin, no words to unscramble. Just keep winning and winning.

March 29, 2014 7:13 pm
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