1. Major League Baseball: An Open Letter to Bud Selig About Game 162

    Dear Bud Selig - I hope you were watching Wednesday night. I hope someone sends you the tapes of the three games in Tampa, Baltimore and Atlanta. I hope you watch them a few times over the next few days...

    Benjamin Miraski Written by Benjamin Miraski about 3 years ago 576 reads 0 comments

  2. 2010 College Football: Lane Kiffin Era Begins at USC With Questions, Win

    The Lane Kiffin era officially began with a 49-36 win over Hawaii.It will continue with the same questions that have haunted Kiffin everywhere he has been...

    Benjamin Miraski Written by Benjamin Miraski about 4 years ago 246 reads 1 comments

  3. Chicago Bears Missing Their Terrell Owens

    The Bears have yet to take the field this preseason, but it is already easy to predict how they will finish the year. This is not over-hyping the addition of Jay Cutler. That has been done enough...

    Benjamin Miraski Written by Benjamin Miraski about over 5 years ago 853 reads 14 comments

  4. Northwestern Wildcats Add Skip Myslenski to The Fold

    Stop reading if you haven’t heard this headline: Newspapers are in trouble. The Chicago Tribune is in the middle of bankruptcy, even if it thinks it can rid itself of that shameful mantle soon...

    Benjamin Miraski Written by Benjamin Miraski about over 5 years ago 634 reads 0 comments

  5. Four Home Runs: The Forgotten Baseball Achievement

    What is the ultimate display of power in baseball? Is it the 500 ft. home run? A shot onto Lansdowne St.? Or a blast into McCovey Cove? No.....

    Benjamin Miraski Written by Benjamin Miraski about over 5 years ago 337 reads 3 comments

  6. The Month May Change But Chicago Cubs Bullpen Woes Remain

    Sunday night, the Cubs tasted the bitter taste of the fruits of their labor. Actually, it is probably better to make that the fruits of their inactivity...

    Benjamin Miraski Written by Benjamin Miraski about over 5 years ago 110 reads 0 comments

  7. Chicago Bears Preseason: 3 Battles To Watch

    With training camp just a few days away, the Bears are finally entering the season without a giant question mark at the quarterback position. Yet that doesn’t mean that things are all sewn up everywhere on the field...

    Benjamin Miraski Written by Benjamin Miraski about over 5 years ago 329 reads 1 comments

  8. The Chicago Bears: My Sunday Family

    When you grow up in Chicago, becoming a Bears fan is easy. Explaining why you are one is hard. Maybe it was the way that my father, a staunch Philadelphia Eagles fan, made the Bears a priority every Sunday...

    Benjamin Miraski Written by Benjamin Miraski about over 5 years ago 42 reads 0 comments

  9. Lovie Smith's Defense: Coaching Tree Spreads Roots in Chicago

    What is the difference between 5-3 and 7-1? For the Bears it was a little under seven minutes. The Bears collapsed against Tampa Bay during the final six minutes in game three of the ...

    Benjamin Miraski Written by Benjamin Miraski about over 5 years ago 144 reads 0 comments

  10. Roberto Garza: Unheralded Leader of the Chicago Bears' Offensive Line

    Roberto Garza has been a fixture on the offensive line for the Bears since coming over from the Atlanta Falcons in 2005. The starting right guard, Garza has become leader within the veteran unit...

    Benjamin Miraski Written by Benjamin Miraski about over 5 years ago 598 reads 0 comments

  11. Chicago Bears' Playbook Should Get a Makeover with New Look Offense

    It has been quite a few years since the Bears playbook changed significantly. Not since the Bears became one of the first teams to use the wide receiver screen as a significant portion of the offense has Chicago truly surprised their opponents...

    Benjamin Miraski Written by Benjamin Miraski about over 5 years ago 960 reads 0 comments

  12. Jay Cutler Brings Hope to Chicago Bears, But it Might Not be Enough

    Chicago isn’t New York or Dallas, but that doesn’t mean we don’t heap expectations on our sports teams...

    Benjamin Miraski Written by Benjamin Miraski about over 5 years ago 809 reads 11 comments