Mike Ditka

Mike Ditka endorsing Alderman Bob Fioretti for mayor of Chicago. (Credit: CBS)

Ditka Weighs In On Mayoral Election, John Fox

Mike Ditka is weighing in on Jay Cutler, the new coach of the Bears, football concussions and kids, and even Chicago politics. He talked with reporters, including CBS 2’s Mike Parker.

01/20/2015

Bears coach John Fox. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Emma: Build The Bears Your Own Way, John Fox

Fox must not worry about the Bears’ past when building their future.

CBS Chicago–01/20/2015

Chicago Bears chairman George McCaskey.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: It’s All About George McCaskey, Now And Going Forward

He ain’t your daddy’s McCaskey family member. George is frustrated, and George isn’t going to take it anymore.

670 The Score–12/29/2014

Mike Ditka. (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Mike Ditka Takes Rams Who Demonstrated Solidarity With Ferguson Protesters To Task

Ditka says he’s “embarrassed for the players” who demonstrated a “hands up, don’t shoot” pose.

CBS Chicago–12/03/2014

Mike Ditka. (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Mike Ditka Has Strong Message For Those Harassing Trestman’s Daughters On Twitter

“These people are all cowards,” Ditka says.

CBS Chicago–11/12/2014

Mike Ditka. (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Mike Ditka On Bears: ‘The Worst Defense I’ve Seen In A Long Time’

Everyone is perplexed by the Bears’ struggles, Da Coach included.

CBS Chicago–10/29/2014

Former Bears coach Mike Ditka. (Getty Images)

How Marc Trestman Compares To Other Bears Coaches

Where does Marc Trestman rate in the post-George Halas era?

CBS Chicago–10/27/2014

Republican candidate for governor Bruce Rauner. (Credit: CBS)

Ditka Appears In Rauner Ad During Bears Game

Da Coach has weighed in on Da Campaign for Illinois governor.

09/08/2014

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

Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

5 Notable Bird Flips In NFL History

Johnny Manziel isn’t the first to flash the middle finger in a football game.

CBS Chicago–08/19/2014

Photo Credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images

Chicago’s Priceless Things To Do This Week: August 11th-15th

Check out the priceless activities you won’t want to miss this week! August 11th-15th.

08/11/2014

Jared Allen. (Getty Images)

Emma: Allen Hopes To Key A Bears’ Turnaround On Defense

When you play defense with a good offense, it makes it fun,” Jared Allen says.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2014

Former Bears coach Mike Ditka. (Getty Images)

Watch: Mike Ditka’s Fiery SNL Outtakes In ’93

Just Ditka being Ditka.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2014

Mike Ditka. (Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Ditka To Be Spokesman For Al’s Beef, Nancy’s Pizza

Mike Ditka is staying busy.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2014

Matthew Stafford (left, with hat on backwards!) (Credit: Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Mike Ditka To Matthew Stafford: Stop Wearing Hat Backwards

Mike Ditka likes Matthew Stafford, but the coach has some important fashion advice for the Detroit Lions quarterback.

02/18/2014

Mike Ditka. (Getty Images)

Who’d Have Thought? Ditka Doesn’t Like Cold-Weather Super Bowl

Legendary former Bears coach Mike Ditka wants to see all Super Bowls played in ideal conditions.

CBS Chicago–01/30/2014

Martellus Bennett. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Bears Would Be Ideal For ‘Hard Knocks’

Tim Baffoe lists all the reasons why the Bears would be a great on “Hard Knocks” this summer.

CBS Chicago–01/24/2014

Mike Ditka. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Video: Ditka Previews Wrong Game On ESPN’s NFL Countdown

While the rest of the panel of ESPN’s NFL Countdown on Saturday was breaking down the Saints-Eagles, Mike Ditka talked about Kansas City Chiefs defensive tackle Dontari Poe after apparently reading from the wrong note card.

01/05/2014

Mike Ditka. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Video: Mike Ditka Falls Asleep During ESPN’s ‘Sunday NFL Countdown’

In Mike Ditka’s defense, acting as a spokesman for hundreds of products both locally and nationally has to be taxing.

670 The Score–12/29/2013

Paul Konerko. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Who’s Been Naughty And Nice In Chicago Sports This Year?

Ho, ho, ho! Baffoe Claus here. I’m way better than Ditka Claus because I don’t smell like cigars, I haven’t been compromised by endorsement commitments (yet), and children are genuinely happy when I show up to their homes bearing gifts (pizza is the greatest gift of all; wine for children, not so much).

670 The Score–12/24/2013

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