2011 Season

Ozzie Guillen

Dorfman: White Sox Baseball: It’s Getting Ugly Out There

One of the really dangerous things to do is declare a baseball season over on Memorial Day.

670 The Score–05/30/2011

Devin Hester

Bears’ Super Bowl Odds 28/1, Packers And Patriots Favored

The NFL’s 2011 schedule is out, but the league and the players union are still in the midst of labor negotiations that could threaten some, or all, of the upcoming season.

CBS Chicago–05/05/2011

Chicago Cubs

Wisch: Behold, The Cubs And The Miracle of Mediocrity

Don’t despair, Cubs fans. The North Siders will win tonight. It’s Tuesday’s game that you have to worry about.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2011

Roger Goodell

No Deadline Set For NFL To Cancel Games

The NFL hasn’t set a deadline for when games would be canceled without a collective bargaining agreement.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2011

Marlon Byrd

Cubs Still Looking To Solidify Identity

Through the fist 18 games of the season, the Chicago Cubs are 9-9, and haven’t won or lost more than two games in a row.

670 The Score–04/22/2011

Matt Forte

NFL Owner Guarantees 2011 Season

According to the Tennessee Titans owner, the 2011 NFL season will happen, it just might take a few months to work out a new labor agreement.


Alfonso Soriano

Cubs Flying Under The Radar

The Chicago White Sox are expected to be compete for the AL Central title and make a run into the playoffs, their North Side counter parts, on the other hand, have more modest expectations.

670 The Score–03/28/2011

Chicago Bears Fan

Muller: How Will The ‘Forgotten Half’ Cope With An NFL Lockout?

Every Sunday afternoon in the fall, people around the country gravitate towards their favorite drinking establishments, invite their friends over for a little BBQ and refreshments.


Chicago Bears Fans

Bears Raise Ticket Prices

The same day the Chicago Bears announced that they signed head coach Lovie Smith to a contract extension, the team also announced that they were raising tickets prices for the 2011 season.


Roger Goodell and DeMaurice Smith

NFL And Players’ Union Made ‘Some Progress’ Through Mediation

The NFL and the players’ union concluded a week of federally mediated face-to-face meetings to try and reach an deal before the collective bargaining agreement expires next week.


Chris Chandler

NFL To Adopt New Concussion Test

In the wake of an onslaught of new research and conversation, the NFL says it will use a new system to test and recognize concussions next season.


NFL Players Association Representatives

Day Five Of NFL’s Mediated Labor Talks Wrapped Up

Progress continues to be made as the NFL and NFL Players Association sat a mediation table for the fifth consecutive day.


Starlin Castro

Rosenthal: Cubs Are Being ‘Undersold’

After a disappointing 2010 season, and an offseason that provided provided few, if any, big name additions, there’s a sentiment that the 2011 season won’t be much better for the Chicago Cubs.

670 The Score–02/21/2011

Ozzie Guillen

White Sox Hoping For Drama-Free Season

There’s a lot of optimism surrounding the Chicago White Sox heading into the start of spring training. Hopefully for the team, and its fans, the season’s the attention stays on what they’re is doing on the field.


Roger Goodell

NFL, Players’ Union Begin Mediation

On Friday, the NFL and the NFL Players’ Union will attempt to solves their differences and find middle ground regarding the labor negotiations that are threatening a lockout of the 2011 season.


Paul Konerko

PECOTA Projections Put White Sox In Third

Baseball Prospectus has shown a new way to look at players and teams and a new way to predict their performance for the upcoming season. For the Chicago White Sox it’s 82 wins and third place in the AL Central.

670 The Score–02/17/2011

Bruce Smith, Thurman Thomas and Jim Kelly

Hall Of Famers Push For Football In 2011

The fans want there to be football in 2011, and so do the current players. It’s the owners who are threatening to keep the season from happening. And now some of the game’s greats are voicing their opinions.


Chicago Bears

Biggs: Reason To Be Optimistic About Labor Talks

The regular season, playoffs and Super Bowl are over. Now the focus of the football world can turn squarely on the NFL labor talks.

670 The Score–02/09/2011

Roger Goodell

Goodell: ‘Status Quo Is Not Acceptable’ For Labor Talks

The day before the Super Bowl, the NFL owners and NFL Players Union will have their representatives sit down for their first formal negotiations since November.


Chicago Bears Fans

AP Poll: Fans Not In Love With 18-Game Schedule

There will be many issues discussed during the negotiations for a new collective bargaining agreement between the NFL owners and NFL Players Association. Not many of them easily understandable for fans.