Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Bernstein: BREAKING NEWS! NFL Scandal!

Stay with us as more information emerges…

670 The Score–08/03/2013

Marc Trestman. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Trestman A Puzzle

I have no clue what the deal is with Marc Trestman, but I’ve decided I’m going to try to enjoy it.

670 The Score–07/27/2013

Aaron Hernandez. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Tips For NFL ‘Tattoo Scouts’

But we will provide these handy scouting tips to NFL franchises availing themselves of this new way of weeding out troublemakers, noting some ink that deserves special attention.

670 The Score–07/24/2013

Phil Mickelson of the United States holds the Claret Jug as he answers questions after winning the 142nd Open Championship at Muirfield on July 21, 2013 in Gullane, Scotland. (Photo by Stuart Franklin/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Why Don’t I Root Harder For Mickelson?

After completing his sparkling final round at what would be his first victory at the Open Championship, Phil Mickelson admitted that he had a difficult time explaining how he felt about one of the best performances of his brilliant career.

670 The Score–07/21/2013

Joe Paterno. (Getty Images)

Bernstein: New Evidence Should End Paterno Crusade

The name of Joe Paterno is beyond redemption.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2013

Stephen Paea, Chris Conte and Major Wright. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bad Baseball Means Ridiculous Bears Coverage

That’s what happens when both baseball teams are in the process of being sold for scrap.

670 The Score–07/14/2013

Urban Meyer, Aaron Hernandez and Bill Belichick. (Photo Credit: Getty Images.)

Bernstein: What A Coach Could Never Say

Here is what a brutally honest, self-aware coach would really say, if he could.

670 The Score–07/10/2013

Tom Thibodeau and Gar Forman. (Photo by Gary Dineen/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bernstein: Behind The Bulls Conflict

Tension upstairs at the Berto Center brings back the good old days of Bulls basketball.

CBS Chicago–07/03/2013

Fans gather for a rally for the Chicago Blackhawks in Grant Park on June 28, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The Blackhawks defeated the Boston Bruins in 6 games to win the National Hockey League's Stanley Cup for the second time in four seasons. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Bernstein: We Need A New Celebration

Championship get-togethers are a shared delusion.

670 The Score–06/30/2013

A view of the Stanley Cup. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Bernstein: This Is Why You’re A Fan

Feels pretty good, doesn’t it?

670 The Score–06/25/2013

Paula Deen. (Photo by Robin Marchant/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Good Riddance To An Ugly Racist

Until yesterday, nothing associated with Paula Deen could ever be considered delicious.

670 The Score–06/22/2013

Dwyane Wade. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Wade’s Selfishness Nearly Sinks Heat

The worst possible reason to take a shot is because you think it’s about time you did.

670 The Score–06/19/2013

2013 NHL Stanley Cup Final - Game One

Bernstein: Go Ahead, Make Fun Of “Boston Strong”

As soon as a well-meant charitable effort is twisted into a Stanley Cup rallying cry, all bets are off.

670 The Score–06/15/2013

Blackhawks fans celebrate the team's Stanley Cup Final victory in 2010.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Blackhawks Fans More Unified, This Time Around

If there is any grumbling still going on, I can’t hear it.

670 The Score–06/12/2013

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Penn Staters Keeping Scandal Fresh

After more than a year and a half, the only person not still actively involved in the Jerry Sandusky scandal is Jerry Sandusky.

670 The Score–06/08/2013

Roy Hibbert.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Pacers Now In Bulls’ Way, Too

What’s too bad for the Bulls is that somebody in their own division appears closer to calling “next.”

CBS Chicago–06/04/2013

Adam Dunn #32 of the Chicago White Sox swings and loses control of his bat during the fourth inning against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on May 31, 2013. (Credit: Thearon W. Henderson, Getty)

Bernstein: Sox Offense Powerless

Nobody should have to be thankful for the existence of the Miami Marlins.

670 The Score–06/01/2013

Starlin Castro. (Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Starlin Castro Is Getting Worse

Alarm bells are going off, and nobody seems to notice or care.

CBS Chicago–05/29/2013

Brian Urlacher and Lance Briggs

Bernstein: Briggs’ Response Shows Bears’ Identity Challenge

Hidden in the brush-off Lance Briggs gave the media yesterday is a much larger issue facing a team trying to push one side of the ball into modernity while keeping another rooted in the past.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2013

Tom Thibodeau

Bernstein: Other NBA Teams Try Hard, Too

Four NBA teams remain in the running for the title, and the never-say-die Bulls are not one of them because, well, they died.

670 The Score–05/19/2013