Dick Butkus Honored With 12-Foot-Tall Statue At University Of IllinoisOne of the greatest college football players in history will forever be remembered on the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign campus.
NFL, Bears Announce More Details On Draft FestivitiesDick Butkus and Mike Ditka will be at a draft party at Soldier Field on April 28.
Brian Urlacher, Dick Butkus Scheduled To Attend Bears' Draft PartyUrlacher appears to be on much better terms with the Bears.
Wisch: It's Time The Illini Erect Statues Honoring Butkus, HalasIt's time to honor the past and further connect Chicago to Champaign.
TTYM: Dick Butkus Rocks Canadian Tuxedo and Drake Gets His Groom OnIn this week's That Thing You Missed watch a young Cubs fan get a dose of reality, a 5-year old who can kick your butt, Drake get his grooming on and Dick Butkus sing at Wrigley Field.
Emma: Lasting Memories Make Wrigley Field RemarkableBundled up in Wrigley Field’s upper deck on a cold April day, a nine-year-old girl jumped from her seat and yelled to her father.
Levine: Was A Football Performance The Greatest In Wrigley History?Gale Sayers had a historic six-touchdown day on Dec. 12, 1965.
New Bears DE Houston Plans To Bring 'Dick Butkus' Attitude To ChicagoHouston wants to play "nasty, in-your-face football."
Lindholm: Is Defense Dead In The NFL? It's a new day in the NFL, one that seriously brings into question the importance of defense.
Butkus Predicts Bears Will Win '11 Or 12' Games In 2013ith a brand new coaching staff and brand new offensive scheme, it's difficult to predict exactly how the Bears will fare in 2013.
Photo: Dick Butkus During 1964 NFL DraftCheck out this picture of Dick Butkus as he reacts to being drafted by the Bears with the third pick in the 1964 NFL Draft.
Butkus: Bears-Packer Rivalry Has Captured The CountryThe Bears-Packers rivalry is the oldest one in the NFL and Hall of Famer Dick Butkus remembers just how that rivalry was during his career.
Bernstein: Today, We Are All MeatballsResistance is futile. As the clock ticked down to the Bears’ victory over Seattle and the NFC Championship date with the Packers became reality, I committed to growing a Ditka mustache by morning.
Urlacher Helping Bears With Playoff PushRemember all the worries about Urlacher's health during training camp? Just two weeks ago he broke Mike Singletary's career franchise record for tackles. Brian Urlacher is healthy and helping the Bears make their push for the playoffs. LISTEN: TOM THAYER AND JOSH LISS
Where Do Payton, Butkus And Sayers Rank?Walter Payton and Dick Butkus are two of the greatest Bears players of all time. But where do they rank in the recent list of top 100 players in NFL history?