2012's Illinois football team still has some bad losing to do to enter the pantheon of all-time worst Big Ten teams.
The recently-crowned World Series champion San Francisco Giants might provide a blueprint for Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer as they build the Chicago Cubs into a winning club.
The Chicago Bears would get a first-round bye and home-field advantage in the divisional round of the NFL playoffs if the 2012 season ended today.
Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook will not play in Oklahoma City's Tuesday preseason game at Chicago.
Former Red Sox and White Sox catcher Carlton Fisk was arrested in New Lenox, Ill. on Monday evening for DUI
Marquis Teague and Ryan Allen, two Bulls rookies, have older brothers who are NBA veterans.
Former Bears tackle Chris Williams is heading to the St. Louis Rams, after visiting the Eagles, Cardinals and Chargers.
Simeon High's Jabari Parker will probably give a verbal commitment to his school of choice, and nothing more, this fall.
Bears offensive lineman Chris Williams was cut by the team on Tuesday, after he was inactive in the last two games.