Soldier Field officials say they're working with the Chicago Bears to make sure a new field is installed in time for the team's Sept. 11 home opener against the Atlanta Falcons.The Bears canceled a practice earlier this month because the field's turf was deemed unsafe for players.
Jim Hendry was fired from his post as Chicago Cubs general manager on Friday. His long tenure with the franchise was marked by some rather long-term contracts--some stand to affect the club for years to come. Of course the Cubs don’t have a lock on bad contracts.
The Chicago Bears went to training camp in Bourbonnais, Illinois to learn the plays, routes and blocks aimed to provide the foundation for their upcoming season--and soon fans could learn who will actually be on the team!
I can't believe local media organizations aren't putting together round-the-clock weekend coverage of the death of the Empire Carpet guy. Now he was royalty. Chicago royalty. I've seen a few articles in the paper and probably missed some small items on the local news.