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Bernstein: Cubs Know They're Ahead Of Schedule

By Dan Bernstein–
CBSChicago.com senior columnist

(CBS) Ten games over .500 for the first time in seven years is heady stuff, particularly on the cusp of a seven-game stretch against fellow National League wild-card contenders. 590 more words

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The Bernstein Brief: New Bears Media Rules Are A Joke

By Dan Bernstein–
CBSChicago.com senior columnist

(CBS) The Bears insist their ridiculous, unenforceable new rules for the media’s coverage of training camp are just like those of other NFL teams. 347 more words

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William Perry Super Bowl Ring Sells For Super Price

CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago football icon William Perry’s Super Bowl ring sold for a super-sized price at auction on Thursday night.

The diamond-encrusted 1985 Super Bowl XX championship ring, the largest ever made for a football player, sold for $203,150. 169 more words

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Listen: Tim Beckman's Opening Remarks At Big Ten Media Days Didn't Disappoint

(CBS) Big Ten media days opened Thursday at McCormick Place in Chicago, and Illinois football coach Tim Beckman — who boasts an affinity for using acronyms to motivate the Illini — didn’t disappoint those anxiously awaiting his trip to center stage. 214 more words

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The Bernstein Brief: What's Wrong With Kevin White?

By Dan Bernstein–
CBSChicago.com senior columnist

(CBS) If it’s really no big deal, then tell us what the injury is.

Bears general manager Ryan Pace just used his first ever draft pick on a speedy wide receiver, only to take the first minutes of his first training camp press conference to say the guy can’t play right now. 121 more words

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The Bernstein Brief: White Sox Are In Low-Risk Spot

By Dan Bernstein–
CBSChicago.com senior columnist

(CBS) It has been a fun little spasm of competence for the White Sox, this six-game win streak that has vaulted their Baseball Prospectus-calculated playoff chances from 0.7 percent a week ago to 9.1 percent entering play Wednesday. 227 more words

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Bernstein: Cubs Are Struggling Amid Expectations

By Dan Bernstein
CBSChicago.com senior columnist

(CBS) Nothing in July is a crisis.

Anything short of a mid-game alien invasion, a clubhouse Ebola outbreak or the team bus being swallowed by a sinkhole is just baseball – a few bad losses at home to a bad team during a difficult stretch. 698 more words

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