Northwestern Alums Create 'The Seeker,' A Football Thrower They Call A Robotic QBA pair of Northwestern University alums may have created the next big thing in football training, at least when it comes to skill position players. CBS 2's Matt Zahn reports.
Sox Camp: Kopech Adjusting To Switching From Starter To RelieverAt White Sox camp, Michael Kopech is not sure when he'll get his first shot in a Spring Training game.
Loyola Gets Ready For MVC Tournament With Sights Set On NCAA Tourney RunThe Loyola Ramblers begin the madness part of March Friday morning when they open up Missouri Valley Conference tourney play in St Louis. They shouldn't have to win the Championship to get into the NCAA Tournament.
Cubs Preparing For First Cactus League Game MondayThe Cubs will play their first Cactus League game on Monday against the new-look San Diego Padres.
Spring Training 2021: Kris Bryant On Jed Hoyer, Nick Madrigal Feeling Good After SurgeryCBS 2's Matt Zahn has the latest on Spring Training with the Cubs and White Sox.
Spring Training 2021: La Russa On Abreu, Robert; Heyward On Cubs' Season To ComeWhite Sox Manager Tony La Russa says Jose Abreu is raring to go after going on the COVID protocol list, and calls Luis Robert a "six-tool player." Meanwhile, Jason Heyward is relieved by the Cubs not being the favorites for a change. CBS 2's Matt Zahn reports.
Spring Training 2021: Andrew Vaughn Hopes To Make Opening Day Roster For Sox, Ian Happ Expected To Lead Off For CubsCBS 2's Luke Stuckmeyer reports as Spring Training practices continue in Arizona for the Cubs and White Sox.
Spring Training 2021: First Day Of Full-Squad Workouts For Cubs, White SoxOpening Day is coming up in just 37 days. CBS 2's Luke Stuckmeyer reports.
Abreu Delayed Working Out With Sox, While Most Of Cubs Full Squad In PlaceMonday marked the first day of full-squad workouts for the Cubs and White Sox in Arizona.
Spring Training 2021: New Pitchers Settling In For Cubs, White SoxThe Cubs' Zach Davies talks about learning from Kyle Hendricks, and the White Sox' Lance Lynn emphasizes that the team has World Series aspirations.
Spring Training 2021: Arietta On Returning To Cubs, Kopech On Absence From White SoxJake Arrieta is back with the Cubs after a disappointing stint in Philadelphia, while Michael Kopech has returned to the White Sox after an extended absence.
Spring Training 2021: Thoughts From Sox' Liam Hendriks, Cubs' Alec MillsThursday marked day two for pitchers and catchers as the Cubs and White Sox begin Spring Training.
Spring Training 2021: Optimism High For White Sox, Arrieta Back For CubsPitchers and catchers both reported for Spring Training for the Cubs and White Sox Wednesday.
Matt Forte's Foundation Launches Program To Help Black Entrepreneurs In Underserved CommunitiesMatt Forte, who played eight of his 10 years in the NFL with the Bears, still makes his home in Chicago - and he's doing work to make an impact off the field here as well. CBS 2's Matt Zahn reports.
Illinois Alum Nick Allegretti Helps Kansas City Chiefs Reach 2nd Super Bowl; ‘Gonna Go Take Care Of This’Offensive lineman Nick Allegretti had a big hand in helping the defending champion Kansas City Chiefs punch their ticket to Tampa and back-to-back Super Bowls.
Kyle Long Weighs In On Ryan Pace, Matt Nagy, The Future Of The BearsCBS 2’s Matt Zahn talked with Kyle Long, who's covering the Super Bowl for CBS Sports Network, about his former bosses.
Local Doctor Couple Headed To Super Bowl LV After Treating COVID Patients For 10 MonthsDrs. Alicja and Jacob Salman are husband and wife, and also both doctors who have spent the last 10 months treating COVID-19 patients. But this Sunday, that will change as they turn in their scrubs for NFL gear, as CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Barrington High School Grad Scotty Miller Headed To Super Bowl LVScotty Miller, a 2015 Barrington High School graduate, is getting ready to play in Super Bowl LV for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
St. Rita Will Have A Former Player On Both Sides Of Super BowlMike Kafka, the former Northwestern Wildcats and 2005 St. Rita grad, is the Chiefs’ quarterbacks coach - working with MVP Patrick Mahomes. On the other side for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is 2012 St. Rita grad Pat O'Connor. CBS 2's Luke Stuckmeyer reports.
IHSA Announces Some Can Begin Practice ImmediatelyHigh school sports are coming back in Illinois, and some are starting as soon as possible. All 24 sports will get some play this year, and spring sports will get a full season.
Head Football Coach Pat Fitzgerald Signs 10-Year Deal With NorthwesternForget all those NFL rumors. Pat Fitzgerald is staying in Evanston. The Wildcats have locked up the winningest coach in Northwestern Football history with a brand new 10-year deal.
Hutchison, Satoransky Back With Bulls After Positive COVID-19 TestsChandler Hutchison tested positive back on Dec. 31 while the Bulls were on a road trip. CBS 2's Matt Zahn reports.
Naperville North Students Build Race Car With Help From A NASCAR TeamWith most high school sports on pause, one Naperville North teacher who has a background in racing found a great way to keep kids busy. CBS 2's Matt Zahn reports.
Bears vs. Saints: Three Things To WatchThe Bears needed help to make the playoffs, but they’re on their own against the Saints. It’s a NFC Wild Card weekend showdown Sunday on CBS 2.