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: White Sox’s Trade For Relievers Isn’t Exciting, But It’s Good

Rick Hahn isn’t making high-profile moves but is nonetheless making shrewd decisions with the future in mind.

670 The Score–01/05/2018

Baffoe: Brian Urlacher As Hall Of Fame Finalist Highlights Difference In Bears, Then And Now

The Urlacher-led Bears always had an identity and respect across the game. Now? Not so much.

670 The Score–01/03/2018

Baffoe: Now What, Bears?

The onus is on general manager Ryan Pace, someone who has yet to gain much trust in three years in Chicago.

670 The Score–01/01/2018

Baffoe: Empathy In The New Year

It’s worth looking ahead to 2018 with a renewed perspective.

670 The Score–12/29/2017

Baffoe: End Of John Fox Era No Cause For Celebration

There will still be problems for the Bears after the expected firing of Fox next week.

670 The Score–12/27/2017

Baffoe: Root For The Cleveland Browns On Sunday

The Bears losing to the Browns would be great fodder for sardonic sad sacks, to say nothing of helping the draft slot.

670 The Score–12/22/2017

Baffoe: Bulls’ Nikola Mirotic Is Winning

Mirotic now gives zero bleeps about anything but torching anyone in his way.

670 The Score–12/20/2017

Baffoe: Panthers Owner Jerry Richardson Will Be Punished By Getting A Billion Dollars

Rich guys like Richardson don’t actually lose.

CBS Chicago–12/18/2017

Baffoe: Devin Hester Is What A Hall Of Fame Should Be

The most special of athletes seem to have a knack for tweaking the space-time continuum. Hester had that knack.

CBS Chicago–12/14/2017

Baffoe: Golf Finally Shuts Up Narcs

Golf hall monitors are the worst of sports fans.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2017

Baffoe: Mike Mitchell Has A Point, And That’s A Problem

The mixed messages the NFL keeps sending regarding big — and often illegal — hits make the entire issue all the more confusing.

CBS Chicago–12/08/2017

Baffoe: LaVar Ball Wins A Non-Story

There’s method to Ball’s madness, like a prayer of an off-balance shot going in and the shooter saying he called it.

CBS Chicago–12/06/2017

Baffoe: The Great Awkwardness Of The Nikola Mirotic Return

Bobby Portis drank Mirotic’s milkshake and regrets nothing. Where’s that leave the Bulls?

CBS Chicago–12/01/2017

Baffoe: Why Dismiss Vic Fangio From Future Consideration?

As the Bears look long term, it doesn’t make sense to overlook a smart coach who’s well-respected in the locker room.

CBS Chicago–11/29/2017

Baffoe: What Does A Bears Fan Buy Into Now?

Interest in the Bears is waning, and any goodwill the team created in a rebuild is gone.

CBS Chicago–11/27/2017

Baffoe: Joe Morgan Wants A Hall Of Fake News

Morgan is upset with the inclusion of steroid users in the Hall of Fame.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2017

Baffoe: Bears Coach John Fox Is Now Indicting Himself

So many of the Bears’ failures point toward coaching incompetency.

CBS Chicago–11/20/2017

Baffoe: Thankfully, The Bulls Are Stupid

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.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2017

Baffoe: So Some Are Mad That Colin Kaepernick Got An Award From A Magazine

Bringing up difficult truths and risking his career, Kaepernick is valuing marginalized people over all else.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2017

Baffoe: I’m Tired Of John Fox

The Bears’ loss to the undermanned Packers on Sunday was an indictment of Fox and his coaching staff.

CBS Chicago–11/13/2017



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