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Packers linebacker/defensive end Julius Peppers. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Peppers: I’d Still Be In Chicago If I’d Sacked Rodgers On 4th Down

“He actually cost me my job,” Julius Peppers says of Aaron Rodgers.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2014

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – Green Bay Packers

These aren’t the Packers we’re used to seeing, but they’re still really dangerous.

CBS Chicago–09/25/2014

Bears tight end Martellus Bennett. (Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Baffoe: What Are The Bears?

They’re like a child bouncing on a trampoline — fun with a dose of worry.

CBS Chicago–09/24/2014

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Harris: From Fantasy Stud To Dud — What To Do?

Here’s what to do with the likes of Demaryius Thomas, Jamaal Charles, Eddie Lacy and LeSean McCoy.

CBS Chicago–09/24/2014

Ahmad Dixon, left, and Senorise Perry celebrate during the Bears' win against the Jets on Monday night. (Elsa/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes On Bears-Jets

Laurence Holmes breaks down Chicago’s win and sheds light on the Green Bay matchup.

CBS Chicago–09/24/2014

Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller, left. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Fuller, Youngsters Are Making Plays

Jeff Joniak counted 18 first- and second-year players making contributions for Chicago.

CBS Chicago–09/23/2014

Lions running back Reggie Bush. (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Holmes: Breaking Down The NFC North

The Bears stack up well with everyone in the division, writes Laurence Holmes.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2014

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. (Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Abbatacola: 8-8 Is In Bears’ Future

Think about it this way: It took a historic performance by a backup QB in 2013 to get to .500.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2014

Quarterback Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks throws a pass against the Green Bay Packers at Century Link Field on September 4, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images)

Five Things: Seahawks Trounce Packers In First Thursday Night Football Matchup

It’s easy to pencil the Seahawks as back-to-back Super Bowl champs after their 36-16 beat-down of the Packers last night. Or to think Green Bay is a shadow of the franchise that won it all in 2011 and hasn’t reached the conference championship since.

09/05/2014

Quarterback Russell Wilson #3 of the Seattle Seahawks in action against the Oakland Raiders at O.co Coliseum on August 28, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Thursday Night Football Fantasy Starters: Rodgers, Wilson And Harvin Are Must Plays

Fantasy football players are also ready to go all-in on Thursday night. Finding favorable matchups in the first game on the schedule each week gives a player a big edge going into Sunday.

09/03/2014

Falcons receiver Julio Jones. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Harris: Making The Most Of Picking Late In The 1st Round

Target the top receivers and possibly one of the top three quarterbacks if you’re picking late.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2014

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Musicians + Sports: Jerrod Niemann on Dreams of Sports Commentating and Waiting to Hear Back from Aaron Rodgers

The “Drink to That All Night” singer-songwriter wants another stab at making NFL game picks for CBS Local after a less than stellar showing against fellow country artists including Justin Moore and Rodney Atkins back in 2012.

08/20/2014

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8 Most Entertaining NFL Players To Follow On Twitter

Meet the NFL players you need to follow this football season.

08/19/2014

New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees.  (Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Harris: Draft With Tiers To Avoid Tears

Check out a handy chart that shows when to go for value and potential over need.

CBS Chicago–08/19/2014

Quarterback Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints points from under center in the second quarter against the Seattle Seahawks during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at CenturyLink Field on January 11, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Quarterbacks To Draft

It’s a poorly-kept secret that the Seattle Seahawks don’t mind taking a penalty flag or two for pass interference or defensive holding in exchange for five or six no-calls on borderline plays. Supposedly, the NFL will be cracking down on physical play in the defensive backfield. If true-and that’s a big if-it could mean even bigger numbers for the quarterbacks.

08/09/2014

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears’ Allen Has Packers Game At Lambeau Circled

“We’re going to fly to the ball, we’re going to be physical,” Jared Allen says.

CBS Chicago–08/01/2014

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. (Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Cutler Has 6th-Best Preseason Odds To Win MVP Award

Jay Cutler threw for 2,621 yards and 19 touchdowns last season.

CBS Chicago–07/08/2014

A disappointed Patrick Kane leaves the ice after a season-ending Game 7 loss to the Kings. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bad-Bounce Loss Tough To Take

Hockey can be a strange sport, which is why losses can be so painful.

CBS Chicago–06/02/2014

CHARLOTTE, NC - SEPTEMBER 22: Head coach Ron Rivera walks onto the field against the New York Giants during their game at Bank of America Stadium on September 22, 2013 in Charlotte, North Carolina. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Ron Rivera Has It Wrong: Pressure Is On Panthers, Not 49ers

When Panthers Coach Ron Rivera said that he felt the team under the most pressure this week will be San Francisco he was dead wrong. Not only is his team the one that HAS to win this game, if he really believes that the Panthers are playing with house money he is setting his team up for failure.

01/08/2014

ARLINGTON, TX - DECEMBER 15: Running back Eddie Lacy #27 of the Green Bay Packers runs with the ball as defensive end George Selvie #99 of the Dallas Cowboys defends during a game at AT&T Stadium on December 15, 2013 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

2013 Packers: Surmounting Injuries, Eddie Lacy’s Bright Future

The Green Bay Packers overcame some significant injuries to win the NFC North and make the playoffs, but they still lost in the first round. Here is the story of their season.

01/07/2014

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