Vikings

A crane hoists a replica Viking boat into the south entrance of the Field Museum. The boat will be the centerpiece of the new "Vikings' exhibit, opening Feb. 27, 2015. (Credit: John Cody/WBBM)

Viking Longboat Sails Into Field Museum For New Exhibit

A Viking longboat has been moved to safe harbor inside the Field Museum, where it’ll headline a new exhibit about the complexities of Viking culture.

02/05/2015

Bears tight end Martellus Bennett runs after making a catch Sunday in Chicago's 21-13 win against Minnesota at Soldier Field. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bears Still Hard To Enjoy

Dinner will taste a little better, but we still have to digest a lost Bears season.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2014

Adrian Peterson, left, talks with lawyer Rusty Hardin. (David J. Phillip-Pool/Getty Images)

Reports: Adrian Peterson Admits To Marijuana Use In Violation Of Bond Conditions

This is a bad look for Peterson, who is facing child abuse charges.

CBS Chicago–10/09/2014

Adrian Peterson, left, talks with lawyer Rusty Hardin. (David J. Phillip-Pool/Getty Images)

December Trial Date Set In Adrian Peterson Abuse Case

Peterson won’t be returning to the field anytime soon.

CBS Chicago–10/08/2014

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 receiver Alshon Jeffery. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Ostrowski: Week 3 Vegas Perspective

Joe Ostrowski has the breakdown on money from sharps, his survivor picks and more.

CBS Chicago–09/19/2014

Marc Tretsman. (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Advanced Projection Model Put Bears Playoff Chances At 40%

The Bears are the favorites over the Vikings (wait, what?) in the NFC North.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2014

Adrian Peterson. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

After Making ‘Mistake,’ Vikings Bench Adrian Peterson

“We made a mistake and we need to get this right,” Zygi Wilf said.

CBS Chicago–09/17/2014

Charles Tillman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Young DBs Will Still Learn From Tillman

Over the years, no one has tormented elite receivers quite like Charles Tillman.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2014

Minnesota Gov. Mark Dayton. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Minnesota Governor Calls Vikings’ Peterson An ‘Embarrassment’

Mark Dayton is pressuring the Vikings to suspend Adrian Peterson.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2014

Adrian Peterson. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Vikings Reinstate Adrian Peterson After Abuse Charge

Peterson will play Sunday against the Saints, the Vikings said.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2014

Adrian Peterson's mug shot (Montgomery County Sheriff)

Vikings’ Peterson Booked And Released From Texas Jail

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson was booked and released from a Texas jail on a child abuse charge early Saturday, capping a tumultuous week for the NFL, which was already facing heavy criticism for its handling of a domestic violence case involving another star player.

09/13/2014

The Spiegel and Mannelly Show

Spiegs & Mannelly Furious Five — Week 2

The crew of the Spiegel and Mannelly Show are partaking in a confidence pool contest.

CBS Chicago–09/11/2014

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Watch: There’s At Least 1 Epically Funny Glitch On Madden ’15

Flying linemen? Flying linemen!

CBS Chicago–08/27/2014

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)

LVH Sets Bears’ Over/Under Wins Total At 8

Vegas projects Chicago for another middling season.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2014

Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater. (Getty Images)

Teddy Bridgewater: I Didn’t Want The Browns To Draft Me

There was speculation that Cleveland would take Bridgewater at No. 22, but he went to Minnesota at No. 32.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2014

New Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel, right, with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. (Getty Images)

Baffoe: Browns & Order — A Look Into The Cleveland Draft Room

There was a great deal of wheeling and dealing in the Browns’ draft room Thursday night.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2014

Josh Freeman. (Getty Images)

Report: Bears Hosted Josh Freeman For Visit

Freeman had a really rocky 2013 season, playing in just four games.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2014

Jared Allen. (Getty Images)

Durkin: Jared Allen Film Review

Allen’s physical tools aren’t what they once were, but his instincts still are top-notch.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2014

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