Tim Baffoe

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Tim Baffoe

Tim Baffoe attended the University of Iowa before earning his degree from Governors State University and began blogging at 670thescore.com after winning the 2011 Pepsi Max Score Search. He enjoys writing things about stuff, but not so much stuff about things. When not writing for 670TheScore.com, Tim corrupts America’s youth as a high school English teacher and provides a great service to his South Side community delivering pizzas (please tip him and his colleagues well). You can follow Tim on Twitter @TimBaffoe, but please don’t follow him in real life. He grew up in Chicago’s Beverly neighborhood and currently lives in Mt. Greenwood.

Baffoe: The Cubs Are Dead, But Long Live The Cubs

What 2015 was to a 2016 World Series so may 2017 be to the beyond for the Cubs.

CBS Chicago–10/20/2017

Baffoe: Even For A Tanking Team, The Bulls Are Embarrassing

With a punch heard around the NBA, the Bulls have chosen not to go gentle into that good tank.

CBS Chicago–10/18/2017

Baffoe: If The Cubs Hit, Nothing Else Matters

Joe Maddon has made questionable decisions, and the bullpen has been bad. But none of that matters when the Cubs offense stinks.

CBS Chicago–10/16/2017

Baffoe: The Torture Of The Cubs’ Game 5 ‘Victory’

We all died during the the Cubs’ thrilling 9-8 win against the Nationals in Game 5.

CBS Chicago–10/13/2017

Baffoe: Maybe People Could Stop Asking Mike Ditka Anything About Anything

With a special kind of privilege, Ditka provides no meaningful perspective. So why even ask him?

CBS Chicago–10/11/2017

Baffoe: One Hell Of A Chicago Sports Monday

A Cubs playoff game and Mitchell Trubisky’s debut with the Bears makes for a day for the ages.

CBS Chicago–10/09/2017

Baffoe: 2016 Cubs Mean Nothing Right Now

The names may be the same, but the rest is different for these Cubs.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2017

Baffoe: Mitchell Trubisky Is Not The Bears’ Savior … Yet

The future is now with Trubisky behind center, but the present isn’t yet ideal for blossoming.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2017

Baffoe: The NFL Likes That You’re Not Focused On Its Lackluster Product

Debate surrounding player protests has overshadowed the fact that the on-field product is often ugly.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2017

Baffoe: That Bears Game Disrespected The Flag

A virus has entered the red, white and blue bloodstream of late — the Chicago Bears.

CBS Chicago–09/29/2017

Baffoe: Cubs Are Back In The Postseason — Now What?

After the Cubs climbed Mount Everest in 2016, it’s a different emotional experience for fans.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2017

Baffoe: It’s Not A Flag Protest

To demonize the players for “disrespecting” an inanimate object is just another in a long line of bastardization of the flag itself.

CBS Chicago–09/25/2017

Baffoe: Aaron Hernandez’s NFL Accomplice

The NFL is helping manufacture a weapon — CTE — that leads to more violence, loss and pain.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2017

Baffoe: Bulls Front Office Goes Older, Less Analytic With Addition Of Doug Collins

This just feels like giving someone money just to be around from time to time for perfunctory procedural meetings.

CBS Chicago–09/20/2017

Baffoe: It’s Not Mitchell Trubisky Time Yet

Glennon is here for the exact purpose of getting his head kicked in while this nowhere team spins itself into the ground on a weekly basis.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2017

Baffoe: Mike Glennon & The Realest Revenge Game

Glennon’s potential revenge has a cheap narcotic quality for the selfish consumer of Sunday’s game.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2017

Baffoe: It Doesn’t Matter When The Good Are Bad In Baseball

The Dodgers and Cubs have struggled of late, but come October, all of this will be forgotten.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2017

Baffoe: This Is Likely What The Bears Are

The Bears won’t be a Cinderella, but they also have the capacity to at least not waste three hours of your life.

CBS Chicago–09/11/2017

Ezekiel Elliott #21 of the Dallas Cowboys rushes the ball during the fourth quarter against the Washington Redskins at AT&T Stadium on November 24, 2016 in Arlington, Texas.

Baffoe: Grading The 2017 Score Fantasy Football Draft

In the aftermath of the 670 The Score fantasy football draft, Tim Baffoe hands out his grades.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2017

Baffoe: Lavar Ball, The Anti-NCAA Hero We Need?

Ball is unmoved by the NCAA’s threat of eligibility issues that may arise for his son LaMelo, who has his own signature shoe.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2017

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