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The Ohio State Buckeyes celebrate after winning the College Football Playoff championship game. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Report: ESPN, NFL Pressure For Calendar Changes To College Football Playoff

Next season’s CFP semifinal games are scheduled for New Year’s Eve.

CBS Chicago–01/26/2015

Stuart Scott. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Longtime ESPN Sportscaster, Chicago Native Stuart Scott Dies At 49

Stuart Scott, the longtime “SportsCenter” anchor and ESPN personality known for his enthusiasm and ubiquity, died Sunday. He was 49.

01/04/2015

Katy Perry. (Getty Images)

Report: Katy Perry To Perform At Super Bowl Halftime Show

Super Bowl XLIX is set for Feb. 1 in Glendale, Ariz.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2014

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Listen: Epic Call From Upset Alabama Fan On Finebaum Show

This will make your day.

CBS Chicago–10/08/2014

NBA commissioner Adam Silver. (Getty Images)

NBA Extends Television Rights With ESPN, TNT In Monster New Deal

A new nine-year deal will increase league TV revenues to $2.6 billion annually.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2014

ESPN personality Ray Lewis. (Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Ray Lewis On Ray Rice Situation: ‘Some Things You Can Cover Up … Some Things You Can’t’

It was an odd “Sunday NFL Countdown” segment from Ray Lewis.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2014

Brandon Marshall. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Sorry You’re Not Sorry, Brandon Marshall

Marshall’s press conference missed the mark Thursday, writes Tim Baffoe.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2014

Brandon Marshall addresses the media. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Durkin: Defiant Marshall Opens Up

“It’s not the NFL’s job to raise men,” Brandon Marshall says.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2014

Bears receiver Brandon Marshall. (Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Transcript: Marshall Vents Over Latest Drama

Brandon Marshall expressed his frustrations Thursday at Halas Hall.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2014

Bears receiver Brandon Marshall. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Brandon Marshall Blasts ESPN On Twitter, Says Network Lied To Him About Profile

Marshall is upset with the nature of an E60 interview.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2014

Rams coach Jeff Fisher. (Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Rams Coach Fisher Angry At ESPN’s Report On Michael Sam’s Showering Habits

Jeff Fisher called the report “unethical” and “unprofessional.”

CBS Chicago–08/27/2014

Dick Butkus. (Skip Bolen/Getty Images Fox Cable Network)

Wisch: It’s Time The Illini Erect Statues Honoring Butkus, Halas

It’s time to honor the past and further connect Chicago to Champaign.

CBS Chicago–08/26/2014

Mo'ne Davis has been a star of the Little League World Series. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Finding The Fun In The Little League World Series

It’s weird celebrating children like this, but so much of the cool stuff is organic.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2014

Mo'ne Davis has been a star of the Little League World Series. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Mo’ne Davis Brings Huge TV Ratings For LLWS

The overnight rating was a 3.4, up 143 percent from the corresponding game last year.

CBS Chicago–08/21/2014

Mike Ditka. (Vincent Laforet/AFP/Getty Images)

Mike Ditka On Redskins’ Nickname: ‘What’s All The Stink?’

“We’re going to let the liberals of the world run this world,” Mike Ditka says.

CBS Chicago–08/20/2014

Cole Hamels. (Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Report: Cubs On Hamels’ Approved Trade List

Still, executing a deal would be difficult with Philadelphia’s big asking price.

CBS Chicago–08/07/2014

Stephen A. Smith. (Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Stephen A. Smith Suspended One Week By ESPN For ‘Provocation’ Comments

He made regrettable comments last Friday about domestic violence.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2014

Stephen A. Smith. (Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

Stephen A. Smith Apologizes For Short-Sighted Comments On Domestic Abuse

Stephen A. Smith called Friday’s remarks “the most egregious error” of his career.

CBS Chicago–07/28/2014

Roger Goodell. (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Bernstein: NFL Counts On Our Hypocrisy

The NFL is a guilty pleasure that became guiltier last week.

CBS Chicago–07/26/2014

Stuart Scott. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Watch: Stuart Scott’s Emotional ESPYs Speech

“You beat cancer by how you live,” Stuart Scott says.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2014

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