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.
Rick Hahn isn’t making high-profile moves but is nonetheless making shrewd decisions with the future in mind.
The Urlacher-led Bears always had an identity and respect across the game. Now? Not so much.
The onus is on general manager Ryan Pace, someone who has yet to gain much trust in three years in Chicago.
It’s worth looking ahead to 2018 with a renewed perspective.
There will still be problems for the Bears after the expected firing of Fox next week.
The Bears losing to the Browns would be great fodder for sardonic sad sacks, to say nothing of helping the draft slot.
Mirotic now gives zero bleeps about anything but torching anyone in his way.
Rich guys like Richardson don’t actually lose.
The most special of athletes seem to have a knack for tweaking the space-time continuum. Hester had that knack.
Golf hall monitors are the worst of sports fans.
The mixed messages the NFL keeps sending regarding big — and often illegal — hits make the entire issue all the more confusing.
There’s method to Ball’s madness, like a prayer of an off-balance shot going in and the shooter saying he called it.
Bobby Portis drank Mirotic’s milkshake and regrets nothing. Where’s that leave the Bulls?
As the Bears look long term, it doesn’t make sense to overlook a smart coach who’s well-respected in the locker room.
Interest in the Bears is waning, and any goodwill the team created in a rebuild is gone.
Morgan is upset with the inclusion of steroid users in the Hall of Fame.
So many of the Bears’ failures point toward coaching incompetency.
What they lack in form, the Bulls make up for with an ability to be garbage in a way that at least make you pay attention to them.
Bringing up difficult truths and risking his career, Kaepernick is valuing marginalized people over all else.
The Bears’ loss to the undermanned Packers on Sunday was an indictment of Fox and his coaching staff.