The Detroit Lions might have the element of surprise on their side with a new coach in place, but that doesn't change the fact that Mitch Tribusky has been at his best in this rivalry.
No. 14 Northwestern clinched the Big Ten West Division title for a berth in the conference championship game. This is the second time in three seasons the Wildcats (5-1) have won the division; they lost to Ohio State 45-24 in the 2018 Big Ten final.
“If I don’t do this now … I might not ever get the opportunity to do it,” Len Kasper said of leaving Chicago Cubs TV for White Sox radio. The 49-year-old who wound up in TV but always thought radio would be his sound salvation is charting a new course.
One feature of Jim Boylen’s tenure the Chicago Bulls appear to be moving away from is their aggressive pick-and-roll defense.
Akiem Hicks missed the Chicago Bears ' game against the Green Bay Packers with a hamstring injury. All eyes will be on the standout defensive lineman Sunday to see if he can return against the Detroit Lions at Soldier Field.
The Chicago Bears in the next four weeks play three teams with general manager openings, no doubt a pivotal stretch for Ryan Pace and Matt Nagy. If the Bears don't win those games, they can expect at least some level of organizational change.
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