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Patrick Sharp skates onto the ice. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Ten Foot Mailbag: Standing On The Indian Head, Bad Announcing Calls, And A TWTW License Plate

Baffoe takes a look at the hypocrisy of not standing on a team logo, among other things.

CBS Chicago–07/12/2013

Starlin Castro. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Ten Foot Mailbag: Time To Trade Starlin Castro?

It’s an interesting question the Cubs should maybe consider.

CBS Chicago–07/05/2013

Chicago Blackhawks fans. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Ten Foot Mailbag: Idiots Come Out For Blackhawks Celebration

They break windows and throw bottles in the street and really stick it to The Man when they think The Man (who likely hasn’t oppressed them, as these twenty-somethings are mostly suburban-raised fortunates thinking they’re cool by slumming it in the city for street cred) isn’t looking.

670 The Score–06/28/2013

The Chicago Blackhawks celebrate with the fans.  (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Ten Foot Mailbag: The Best Thing About Being A Chicago Sports Fan

Chicago has dealt with enough awfulness that I feel we have more fans in this town that “get it;” “it” being, yeah, losing sucks, but I don’t have to look at this as just a black and white, did they win or did they lose issue.

CBS Chicago–06/14/2013

Jerry Sandusky. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Penn Staters Keeping Scandal Fresh

After more than a year and a half, the only person not still actively involved in the Jerry Sandusky scandal is Jerry Sandusky.

670 The Score–06/08/2013

Jim Belushi.  (Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images)

Ten Foot Mailbag: Why We Don’t Want Jim Belushi

Because he acts like some meatball ambassador for Chicago and its sports teams without permission.

670 The Score–06/07/2013

A general view of the Pennsylvania State Nittany Lions tall flag squad. (Credit: Rick Stewart  /Allsport)

Judge Tosses Lawsuit By Pa. Governor Against NCAA To Overturn PSU Sanctions

A federal judge on Thursday threw out the Pennsylvania governor’s lawsuit against the NCAA over sanctions against Penn State related to Jerry Sandusky, calling his argument “a Hail Mary pass” that easily warranted dismissal.

CBS Chicago–06/06/2013

Marian Hossa celebrates with Patrick Sharp. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Ten Foot Mailbag: The Poop That Saved The Blackhawks

You probably didn’t know that actual sh** has been contributing to Hawks victories. And, no, I don’t mean Daniel Carcillo.

CBS Chicago–05/31/2013

(Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Ten Foot Mailbag: Ditka’s Number And Urlacher’s Reality Show

Meatball karma has a funny way of striking a balance, doesn’t it?

CBS Chicago–05/24/2013

Penn State fans. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Penn State Fans Not Directing Their Anger At The Right People

Over a year later, it’s the same story. And unfortunately, again, the anger is directed at the wrong people.

CBS Chicago–05/20/2013

Kyle Long. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Ten Foot Mailbag: The Bears Drafted Who?

KYLE LONG? What the…? KYLE LONG? But there were so many better guys availa… KYLE LONG?

670 The Score–04/26/2013

Ohio Welcome sign. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Baffoe: In Steubenville, Sports Are More Important Than Rape

Reno Saccoccia is not a condition that involves flesh-eating bacteria breeding inside one’s kidneys. Nor is it a casino featuring the comedic stylings of Carlos Mencia. It’s neither of those awful things.

CBS Chicago–04/24/2013

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Northwestern Skid Continues With Loss To Penn State

Jermaine Marshall and D.J. Newbill each scored 18 points to lead Penn State to a 66-59 victory over Northwestern on Thursday night.

03/07/2013

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Penn State Upsets No. 4 Michigan 84-78

Jermaine Marshall scored 25 points and Penn State upset No. 4 Michigan 84-78 on Wednesday night for its first Big Ten win of the season.

02/27/2013

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Illinois Holds On For 64-59 Win Over Penn State

D.J. Richardson started slow Thursday but finished with 18 points and hit a pair of key free throws late in Illinois’ ugly 64-59 win over Penn State.

02/21/2013

Joe Paterno. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Early Revelations From The Paterno Report

Some of the Paterno Report findings are shocking, and may radically alter the way in which many have viewed the case, and the legacy of a legendary coach:

670 The Score–02/08/2013

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Northwestern Beats Cold-Shooting Penn State 70-54

Dave Sobolewski scored 18 points and Jared Swopshire added 17 as Northwestern handled cold-shooting Penn State with ease in a 70-54 Big Ten Conference victory Thursday night.

01/10/2013

Jeremy Lin, Joe Paterno and Tim Tebow. (Credit: Getty Images.)

Bernstein: One Year Later, Sanity Has Returned To The Sports World

No Tebow, no Paterno, no “Linsanity.”

CBS Chicago–11/28/2012

Former Penn State President Graham Spanier. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Read: New Penn State Grand Jury Report

Now that charges have been officially filed against former Penn State president Graham Spanier in connection to the crimes committed by former defensive coordinator Jerry Sandusky, a new Grand Jury report has been released.

670 The Score–11/01/2012

Mark Emmert

Bernstein: Take Notice, NCAA Head Coaches

There will be meetings in the coming days – serious, sober meetings – in football and basketball offices, at which stern speeches will be delivered by newly-vulnerable emperors.

CBS Chicago–10/30/2012

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