Levine: John Lackey, Plate Umpire Throw Timid Cubs Off Their GameTaking advantage of a big strike zone, Lackey tossed 7 1/3 innings of scoreless baseball.
Emma: Upbeat Cubs Can Bounce Back Against CardinalsThe Cubs fell behind 0-1 in the NLDS by losing 4-0 in St. Louis.
Cardinals Shut Out Cubs In Game 1 Of NLDSJohn Lackey was dominant, tossing 7 1/3 shutout innings.
Joniak: Keys To Bears-ChiefsKickoff is set for noon Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium.
Levine: Fan Factor Can Influence Cubs-Cards SeriesThe Cubs and Cardinals fan bases are considered two of the best in all of sports.
St. Louis Mayor Brushes Off Emanuel's Offer To Bet On Cubs-Cards SeriesSt. Louis Mayor Francis Slay says his staff's time is too valuable to waste on setting up a friendly wager.
Bears-Chiefs Primer: Chicago Eyes A Winning StreakKick is set for noon Sunday at Arrowhead Stadium.
Joe Maddon: 'I Feel Fortunate To Be In This Moment'Maddon was plenty loose before his Cubs' opener against the Cardinals in the NLDS.
WATCH: Stephen Colbert Declares He Ain't Afraid Of No GoatStephen Colbert spent 11 years in Chicago, suffering along with all of the other Cubs fans.
Spiegel & Goff Over/Unders — Week 5Check out the over/under lines the crew created to follow for fun during the Bears-Chiefs game.
WATCH: Kyle Schwarber Destroys A Golf Ball, TooKyle Schwarber didn't need a kayak on this drive.
Levine: This Is What Jon Lester Came To Chicago ForBig playoff starts are a big reason the Cubs paid Lester big money.