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Belichick Joins Halas, Lambeau With 6 ChampionshipsLombardi, "Papa Bear" Halas and Lambeau are the names which have been mentioned with Bill Walsh, Chuck Noll, Paul Brown, Don Shula, Tom Landry, Joe Gibbs and others as the greatest NFL coaches.
Six Years Cancer-Free, Pagano Relishes Opportunity To Coach Again; 'Leukemia Was Nothing. Football Is The One That's Going To Get You'Six years cancer free, new Chicago Bears defensive coordinator Chuck Pagano said beating leukemia was a breeze compared to coaching in the NFL.
Nagy Wins Coach Of The Year AwardIn his first season as Chicago Bears coach, Matt Nagy was named The Associated Press 2018 NFL Coach of the Year.
Bears Sign RT Massie To 4-Year Extension Through 2022The Chicago Bears have signed right tackle Bobby Massie to a four-year contract extension through the 2022 season.
Leno, Whitehair Added To Pro Bowl Roster; Bears Now Have 8 Pro BowlersThe Chicago Bears now have eight players on the NFC roster for the Pro Bowl, after left tackle Charles Leno Jr. and center Cody Whitehair were added to the team on Tuesday.
Bears QB Mitchell Trubisky Going To Pro Bowl, Replacing Rams' Jared GoffBears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky is headed to the Pro Bowl, replacing Rams quarterback Jared Goff, who will skip the game as he prepares for the Super Bowl.
Bears To Play Raiders In London In 2019; Khalil Mack To Square Off Against Old TeamThe Chicago Bears will be London-bound next season, when they face off against the Oakland Raiders.
Bears GM Won't Say If Parkey Will Be Back Next SeasonBears GM Ryan Pace was adamant Monday that the Bears need improvement in the kicking game. He also said "those are things that need to play out" when asked if Parkey will return for a second season.
Bears' Amos, Eagles' Bennett Fined For Roughness In PlayoffsChicago safety Adrian Amos has been fined $26,739 by the NFL for his unnecessary roughness penalty in the Bears' playoff loss to the Philadelphia Eagles.
Bears Hire Chuck Pagano As Defensive Coordinator, Replacing Vic FangioChuck Pagano inherits one of the NFL's stingiest defenses after Vic Fangio left the Chicago Bears to take the Denver Broncos' head coaching job.
Bears' Parkey Off Social Media After Missed Field GoalParkey said he feels "worse than anybody about missing that kick." He also says "football is what I do; it's not who I am."
Broncos To Hire Bears Defensive Coordinator Vic Fangio As Head CoachAfter helping turn the Chicago Bears defense into one of the most dominant in the league, defensive coordinator Vic Fangio is leaving to become the head coach of the Denver Broncos.
Chicago Brewery Defends Bears' Kicker Cody Parkey, Offers Free Beer For Year To Anyone Who Makes 43-Yard Field GoalGoose Island is defending Bears kicker Cody Parkey, offering any fans who think a kicker's job is easy the chance to win some free beer.
Matt Nagy Was All Of Us After Cody Parkey's Double Doink Missed Field GoalThat was painful. And you could see it on the Bears' faces after Cody Parkey missed what would have been a game-winning field goal against the Eagles in the NFC playoffs, the ball bouncing off the left upright and the crossbar.
Bears Lead Eagles, 6-3, At HalftimeAt halftime, the Chicago Bears are leading the Philadelphia Eagles, who trail 3-6. 
After Big Jump, Bears Look To KO Defending Champion EaglesChicago is in the playoffs for the first time since the 2010 team won the division, making a huge jump in Matt Nagy's first season.
Illinois, Pennsylvania Governors Wager On Wild Card GameIllinois Gov.-elect J.B. Pritzker and Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf have made a friendly wager over Sunday's football game.
Chicago Bears, Philadelphia Eagles: Five Things To Watch During Today's Playoff GameThe Chicago Bears and Philadelphia Eagles open their NFL playoffs run at Solider Field on Sunday.
Chicago Bears Playoff Tickets Still Available--For A PriceTickets for the Chicago Bears' first home playoff game in years are still available on the secondary market.
Chicago Bears Playoffs: What Are The Team's Chances Of Winning?The Chicago Bears open the 2019 NFL Playoffs against the Philadelphia Eagles this weekend. The prognosticators at FiveThirtyEight.com give the Monsters of the Midway a 61 percent chance of winning on Sunday.
Pedal-Down Bears Keep Vikings Out Of Playoffs With 24-10 WinTarik Cohen scored the last touchdown on a short run to cap a 16-play drive for the Bears, who posted their best regular-season record since 2006.
Bears Clinch No. 3 Seed With 14-9 Win Over 49ersChicago's stout defense kept the 49ers out of the end zone to clinch at least the third seed in the NFC playoffs.
Bears Looking To Tune Up While Dancing Into PlayoffsOffensively, the Bears have much room for improvement, even after getting five players chosen to the Pro Bowl: safety Eddie Jackson, linebacker Khalil Mack, defensive end Akiem Hicks, cornerback Kyle Fuller and return man Cohen.
Five Chicago Bears Named To The Pro Bowl“Thank you to the Bears fans for giving me the opportunity to represent Chicago in the Pro Bowl...Bear Down!”
Chicago Bears Playoff Tickets On Sale Dec. 20Tickets for a Chicago Bears Wild Card or Divisional game will go on sale at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 20.
Bears Lineman Charles Leno Jr. Proposes To Girlfriend After Division-Clinching Win Over PackersBears left tackle Charles Leno Jr. had an extra reason to celebrate after Sunday’s victory over the Packers; not only did he help his team clinch the NFC Central crown, he proposed to his girlfriend on the field after the big win. She said yes.
Bears Clinch NFC North With 24-17 Victory Over PackersThe Bears (10-4) secured their first playoff appearance since the 2010 team won the NFC North.
Packers Fan Loses Bid To Wear Team Colors At Soldier FieldThe Mount Pleasant, Wisconsin, resident argues the Bears' rule prohibiting fans from wearing opposing team gear on the sidelines violates his rights to free speech.
Bears' Sweet Scenario: Clinch North, Beat Packers To Do ItThe Bears have emerged as a force in the NFC in their first season under coach Matt Nagy after four straight last-place finishes.
Bears' Matt Nagy Picked Top Coach Of 2018 By AP WritersMatt Nagy is making an impressive first impression as an NFL head coach. Nagy was picked as having done the NFL’s best coaching job in 2018 in voting released Friday by a panel of 10 football writers for The Associated Press.

Sports

Compher Scores Twice, Avs Beat Blackhawks 5-3Skating in his home state, J.T. Compher helped keep the Colorado Avalanche rolling.
Markannen Makes 2 Late Free Throws, Bulls Beat Magic 110-109Lauri Markkannen shooting free throws was a fitting way for the Chicago Bulls to finish off the Orlando Magic on Friday night.
Gary Parrish: Good News For Duke Is They Likely Get Zion Back At 100 Percent Before The TournamentCBS Sports college basketball analyst weighs in on Zion Williamson's injury and the three big games this weekend on CBS.
Rizzo: Cubs Have To Play Better After Falling ShortChicago combined for just two runs over 22 innings and watched as the Brewers and Rockies celebrated on consecutive days at Wrigley Field.
New England Patriots Owner Robert Kraft Charged In Florida Prostitution BustRobert Kraft, owner of the New England Patriots, will be charged in a prostitution bust in Jupiter, Florida.
Best Fits For NFL Free Agent Quarterbacks: Where Will Nick Foles, Teddy Bridgewater End Up?Nick Foles and Teddy Bridgewater are the headliners of the QB free agent class. Where should they end up?
WWE Roster Changes, As NXT Takes Over Raw And SmackDownWWE is in the midst of a major roster shakeup, as a second wave of NXT wrestlers are being called up to RAW and SmackDown.
Moving On From Machado: White Sox Seek Answers From WithinThe White Sox will look around and return to their youth movement, now in its third season. If Machado had moved to Chicago, he might've played third base, with Tim Anderson at shortstop and Yoan Moncada at second.
NBA Playoff Picture: Western ConferenceAs the NBA Playoff stretch run gets under way, the Warriors hope to fend off the Nuggets and Thunder as they eye another NBA Finals.
Kane Scores 2 More, Blackhawks Beat Red Wings 5-4 In OTPatrick Kane scored two goals, including the game winner with 2:18 left in overtime, extending his point streak to 19 games and lifting the Chicago Blackhawks to a 5-4 victory over the Detroit Red Wings on Wednesday night.
Cubs' Anthony Rizzo Ready For Upcoming Season: 'We've Got To Play Better'The Cubs didn’t upgrade their already talented roster, but there’s no shortage of leadership in the locker room. The now spoken-for Anthony Rizzo has no problem speaking up.
Purdue Student Walks 100 Miles To Indiana Game To Honor Late Superfan Tyler TrentAaron Lai made a grueling 100-mile walk through ice, snow, and whipping winds in northwest Indiana on Tuesday, to make it to Bloomington for the big Indiana vs. Purdue basketball game.
Javy Baez Wants More Walks This SeasonInstead of opening up the vault for superstar free agent outfielder Bryce Harper, the Cubs are banking on a repeat performance from MVP runner-up Javier Baez.
Jurgen Klinsmann Received $3.35M Settlement From USSFHe was fired in November 2016 after an 0-2 start in the final round of World Cup qualifying in North and Central America and the Caribbean. His contract was settled for $3,354,167, the tax filing said.
White Sox Miss Out On Free Agent Manny Machado, Who Reportedly Joins Padres For 10 Years, $300 MillionThe White Sox swung and missed on prized free-agent infielder Manny Machado, who reportedly has agreed to a 10-year, $300 million contract with the San Diego Padres.
1st Olympian To Compete In Hijab For U.S. To Speak At ISUAs a member of the U.S. National Fencing Team, Muhammad helped Team U.S.A.'s women's fencing team win the bronze medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.
NBA Playoff Picture: Eastern ConferenceWith the NBA Playoffs two months away, the Bucks, Raptors, Celtics and 76ers all have a legitimate shot at making the NBA Finals.
DeBrincat Has 5 Points, Blackhawks Hold Off Senators 8-7Alex DeBrincat had three goals and two assists, and the Chicago Blackhawks held on to beat the Ottawa Senators 8-7 on Monday night for their ninth win in 11 games.
Kris Bryant: 'St. Louis Is Boring' Comment Was 'Taken Totally Out Of Context'Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant caused a little controversy at January’s Cubs Convention with his choice words on his feelings about playing in St. Louis.
Tom Ricketts Addresses Father's Racist Email Controversy; 'Our Family Was Never Raised That Way'Chicago Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts on Monday insisted his father is not racist, after the publication of several emails from Joe Ricketts in which he shared Islamophobic jokes, comments, and conspiracy theories.
Cubs' Maddon Foresees 'Fluid' Situation For Bullpen"I think primarily the focus will be who's rested, who hasn't pitched a couple days in a row. And work it that way until Brandon becomes available. And when he becomes available, it's still not going to be an everyday kind of thing."
Hottovy Brings Analytics Approach To CubsThe 37-year-old is in his first year as the Cub's pitching coach after previously serving as the team's prevention coordinator.
Loyola Men's Basketball Loses To Missouri State 65-61Tulio Da Silva had 16 points, nine rebounds and three blocks as Missouri State narrowly beat Loyola of Chicago 65-61 on Sunday.
White Sox Expect Big Things From Eloy JimenezThe 22-year-old tore up Triple-A last season, a .355 average, with 22 home runs and 75 RBIs.
Blackhawks Lose To Blue Jackets 5-2Artemi Panarin had two goals and an assist against his former team, and the Columbus Blue Jackets beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-2.
Chicago White Sox Spring Training Notebook: The Man Who's MissingThe biggest talk at White Sox spring training camp isn't who is there but who isn't.
Addison Russell Speaks Out About Domestic Violence Suspension; 'I’m Not Proud Of The Person That I Was'In his first public comments since he was suspended for 40 games for violating the league’s domestic violence policy, Chicago Cubs shortstop Addison Russell apologized to his wife and his team, and said he believes counseling is making him a better person.
Kaepernick, Eric Reid Settle Collusion Grievances With NFLKaepernick has not played in the league since 2016, while Reid missed three games last season before signing with Carolina. Kaepernick contended the owners violated their collective bargaining agreement with players by conspiring to keep him off teams.
Chicago Cubs Spring Training Notebook: Buzz About PitchingObservations and notes from the first week of spring training for the Chicago Cubs:
Chicago White Sox: Five Story Lines For The 2019 Season Major League Baseball is back, and here are five big story lines for the Chicago White Sox in 2019.