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: NFL’s Norm In Dealing With Violence Against Women Needs To Be More Proactive

Nothing about how the NFL deals with violence against women shows a desire to be proactive.

670 The Score–05/01/2017

Baffoe: Bears’ Draft Path Feels Every Bit As Dangerous As It Is

The Bears’ drafting of Mitchell Trubisky feels like it was decided on while drunk on spring break when you assumed you would live forever.

670 The Score–04/28/2017

Baffoe: Bulls’ Season Hanging On Rajon Rondo Is Just Sad

How did we get to this point in the Bulls’ season? Really, how did we get here?

CBS Chicago–04/26/2017

Baffoe: NBA Playoff Press Conferences Have Become Art

Press conferences following these games have become less informational and more stage for expression. And it’s been amazing.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2017

Baffoe: How The 2017 Chicago Bears Can Go Undefeated

Is an undefeated Bears season likely? No. Is it possible? For sure.

CBS Chicago–04/21/2017

Baffoe: Everything Makes Sense Right Now In Chicago Sports

Everything recalibrates to normalcy at some point.

CBS Chicago–04/19/2017

Baffoe: Making Sense Of Nothing Making Sense Right Now In Chicago Sports

April in Chicago means … it’s time to throw all logic out the window? Apparently.

CBS Chicago–04/17/2017

Baffoe: Playoffs For Bulls, Blackhawks Provide Different, Inappropriate Feelings

We roll our eyes at the Bulls, while we seem to take the Blackhawks for granted.

CBS Chicago–04/13/2017

Baffoe: A Long Time Coming, Cubs’ Banner Raising Will Be Special, Cathartic

A banner is a symbol, a representation of 100-plus next years actually arrived.

670 The Score–04/10/2017

Baffoe: Happy Morgan Park Championship Rings Story A Product Of Rauner, Emanuel Awfulness

Kindness from outsiders was needed after those in power showed little care for kids.

670 The Score–04/07/2017

Baffoe: No Sides To Take In NHL’s Decision On Olympics

The NHL won’t break in its schedule to allow players to compete in the 2018 Olympics.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2017

Baffoe: The Chicago Cubs, Year 1

To be a Cub fan — for the first time ever — is to be at peace.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2017

Baffoe: Bulls Are Heading The Wrong Way — Toward The Playoffs

No one wants to hear management use a playoff appearance to prop up this disaster of a season.

CBS Chicago–03/28/2017

Baffoe: WBC Is Baseball The Right Way

The only way baseball is going to grow is with the embracing of cultures shown on the World Baseball Classic stage.

CBS Chicago–03/23/2017

Baffoe: Colin Kaepernick Is Questionable With A Case Of Autonomy

Kaepernick’s disease? He’s a threat to the robot factory of the NFL.

CBS Chicago–03/22/2017

Baffoe: Even In Its Ugliness, Football Finds A Way To Be Discussed

Gale Sayers, Lance Briggs and Dwight Clark are among the recent revelations of those suffering in their post-playing life.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2017

Baffoe: Dwyane Wade Injury A Fitting Punctuation On Bulls’ Season

Wade didn’t sign up for this, and if we can get it over with sooner than later, maybe that’s for the best.

CBS Chicago–03/16/2017

Baffoe: Northwestern’s Vic Law Gets Interviewed By One Of His Heroes

Ahead of his team’s NCAA Tournament debut, Law answered some questions from old mentor Tim Baffoe.

CBS Chicago–03/14/2017

Baffoe: Jay Cutler’s Exit From Bears Brings No Joy

The recognition of the end of an era overshadows a reality that perhaps we don’t want to acknowledge right now.

CBS Chicago–03/10/2017

Baffoe: Blackhawks Get Artemi Panarin Apology Right, But Still…

Panarin made a racially charged comment in 2012 while playing in Russia that surfaced locally this week.

CBS Chicago–03/07/2017



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