Wisch: Illini Go To Paris, Finally Connect With ChicagoJerrance Howard and Wayne McClain didn’t hail from Chicago. Rob Judson, Tim Jankovich and Billy Gillispie weren’t from the city, either. And neither was Jay Price, Chris Lowery or even Tracy Webster, who was raised in south suburban Harvey.
Wisch: An ‘Amazing’ Zambrano? Don’t You Believe It, ChicagoI believe the guy is talented. I believe he is a decent person, albeit a ridiculously hotheaded and immature one. And I believe that he’s one of the most passionate – and entertaining – athletes in all of baseball. I also believe that the Cubs couldn’t be luckier to be done with him.
Wisch: No New Year’s Day Bowl Games? Bah, HumbugJust like apple pie, the Fourth of July and steroid scandals, college football on New Year’s Day is about as American as it gets.
Wisch: Get To Know The Cubs' Radio CandidatesSanta isn’t the only one making a list and checking it twice this week. The Chicago Cubs are, too, as their search for an analyst to replace the late Ron Santo in the team’s radio booth is now underway.