Many parents encourage their kids to specialize in one sport in hopes of one day getting a college scholarship, but many top athletes, and doctors, say specializing too early can have detrimental effects.
Sunday was Caleb Hanie's second chance to start at quarterback for the Chicago Bears. After the team’s embarrassing 10-3 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs, however, the question is will there be another? It doesn’t look like Jay Cutler will be back in the regular season.
College football is no stranger to scandal but the situation at Penn State University involving allegations related to the sexual abuse of minors has criminal implications.Former assistant coach Jerry Sandusky was charged on Nov.
It might have seemed premature to look at the Bears' playoff picture with nine games left in the season but it was worth a peek after the current wild card scenarios were considered. The next two games were critical; and a couple of wins could make the Bears' ride to January a little less wild.