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Podcast Episode 14: "He [Ditka] Would Never Go Inside A Starbucks."

Two podcasts this week? I know. I actually recorded this one on Monday, but I delayed after the LeSean McCoy insanity happened.

Anyways, I talk to Brad Macdonald, who “almost won a journalist award” for his excellent coverage of Rob Ford’s mayoral run. 247 more words

Buffalo Bills

Brian Urlacher, Dick Butkus Scheduled To Attend Bears' Draft Party

(CBS) After having a fallout with the management of the Bears’ previous regime, former star linebacker Brian Urlacher appears to be on much better terms with the organization’s new leaders. 316 more words

Sports

Mike Ditka Received a City Clerk Write-In Vote

On Tuesday, one Bears fan’s love for Mike Ditka went next level when he wrote in the legendary coach with his vote for Chicago City Clerk. 176 more words

NFL

Boston University study reveals risk of playing football before age 12

The awareness in the risk of playing football has increased yet again but this time focussing on its youngest players.

study published in Neurology, a medical journal produced by researchers at Boston University, two weeks ago found that NFL retirees who began playing football before age 12 had a higher risk of damaged memory and thinking ability later in life. 608 more words

Sports

The '85 Bears and the Consequences of Football

Last weekend while in a hotel I caught a segment on HBO’s Real Sports about the ’85 Chicago Bears.  The segment was about how football injuries prematurely turned a group of strong and charismatic men into shells of their former selves.  204 more words

Who's on your Chicago Sports Mount Rushmore?

Hey Der Superfans! I have one question for you, wit simple rules.

Who is on your “Chicago Sports Mount Rushmore”?

“Mount Rushmore has become an iconic symbol of presidential greatness and has appeared in works of fiction, and has been discussed or depicted in other popular works. 166 more words

Chicago Bears