1. So Where Does The NHL Go From Here?

    Sunday’s Olympic Gold Medal game between the US and Canada drew a huge audience.  Like 35 million huge. It’s too bad that hockey can’t draw like that all the time...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about over 4 years ago 130 reads 0 comments

  2. I Want My Four Hours Back

    I paid a lot of money last night. Ok, I really didn't pay anything to watch the BCS National Championship Game last night. But if I did, I would definitely be wanting to get my money back ASAP...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about almost 5 years ago 31 reads 0 comments

  3. The Most Wonderful Time Of Year? Only According To ESPN...

    College football is, without a doubt, a great sport. It's a great spectacle that brings thousands and thousands of strangers together every Saturday in the fall...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about almost 5 years ago 95 reads 0 comments

  4. The ABC's of the 2009 Chicago Bears

    I did this for the Cubs' 2009 season, and it went over really well. And since the two seasons have quite a few parallels, I figured I'd do it again for the Bears...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about almost 5 years ago 239 reads 0 comments

  5. Hoosier Fans...RELAX!!!

    I don't know about you, but I am STOKED (do the kids still say stoked?) for the start of college hoops season. Mainly because I despise the NBA, but that fact just makes me love the college game even more...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 416 reads 1 comments

  6. With Ted Lilly Having Surgery, Should The Cubs Go After a Starter?

    The Cubs' starting rotation got a worse fate than they deserved in 2009. Even though some guys (cough...Zambrano.....

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 71 reads 9 comments

  7. Indiana Football Is Downright Pathetic

      If you want to tell me that my head is steaming right now, and I'm writing this after a bad loss so I'm not thinking clearly, fine. But the fact remains, as in my title, Indiana football is downright pathetic...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 505 reads 11 comments

  8. That Was Em-BEAR-Assing

    I picked the Bears to win on Sunday. Bad decision. I'm not sure what Lovie Smith and the Bears were doing on Sunday afternoon, but whatever it was, I wouldn't call it football...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 85 reads 2 comments

  9. Case of the Mondays: A Regular, Delaware State, Jeff Reed, Pace

    Happy (or not so happy) Monday. Did you get the memo about your TPS reports? Everyone has seen the movie Office Space, and everyone's had a Case of the Mondays as well...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 170 reads 0 comments

  10. Does The Cubs' Pursuit Of Rudy Jaramillo Signal The Return Of Bradley?

    In response to my own question, God I hope not. Rudy Jaramillo had been the hitting coach for the Texas Rangers for the last 15 years, before he announced recently that he would seek opportunities elsewhere...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 87 reads 2 comments

  11. Case of the Mondays: Zorn, Riverdancer, Jauron, Nutcase

    Happy (or not so happy) Monday. Did you get the memo about your TPS reports? Everyone has seen the movie Office Space, and everyone's had a Case of the Mondays as well...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 129 reads 0 comments

  12. Take That, Cardinals!

    Last night's Cardinals-Dodgers game looked a lot like the baseball we watched all summer here on the North Side: great starting pitching, not enough offense, and a collapse by the bullpen and the defense...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 68 reads 0 comments

  13. The 2009 Cubs By The Letters

    The 2009 Cubs were a colossal disappointment. I used the same term when I wrote about Chicago not getting the Olympics, and I think the level of disappointment is about the same...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 133 reads 0 comments

  14. Case of the Mondays: Romo, Sanchez, Ravens, Fresh Squeezed Juice, Met...er..I mean Tigers

    Happy (or not so happy) Monday. Did you get the memo about your TPS reports? Everyone has seen the movie Office Space, and everyone's had a Case of the Mondays as well...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 160 reads 0 comments

  15. Chicago's 2016 Olympics Bid Fails...Miserably

      People all around the world have had this date circled on their calendars for a long time. Not just here in Chicago, but in Tokyo, Madrid, and Rio de Janeiro as well...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 81 reads 5 comments

  16. Looking Back at Week 3, Looking Ahead To Week 4

    Sometimes it's better to win ugly than it is to win pretty. The Bears are 2-1, and that's exactly how they've won their two games...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 68 reads 0 comments

  17. Case of the Mondays: Zorn, Niners, PGA, Harden

    Happy (or not so happy) Monday. Did you get the memo about your TPS reports? Everyone has seen the movie Office Space, and everyone's had a Case of the Mondays as well...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 284 reads 2 comments

  18. Jordan Vs. Russell: Dude Are You Serious?

    Have you ever had one of those moments where you read something and go, 'Dude, are you serious?' I just did have one of those moments, and I'll share it with you (aren't you lucky?)...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 94 reads 2 comments

  19. Milton Bradley Done For '09, Presumably Done With Cubs

    The city of Chicago has been so excited about Jay Cutler and the Bears, that baseball has sort of fallen by the wayside. I think this is the first time in my short life that I could care less what the Cubs do on a daily basis...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 22 reads 0 comments

  20. Case of the Mondays: Jones, Gameboy, Crazy Leg, Cooper

    Happy (or not so happy) Monday. Did you get the memo about your TPS reports? Everyone has seen the movie Office Space, and everyone's had a Case of the Mondays as well...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 1,707 reads 0 comments

  21. Move Over Sam Bradford, You've Got Company

    Awhile back, I was talking with my friends about how I thought this year's Heisman Trophy battle would be a three-horse race, between Florida's Tim Tebow, Texas' Colt McCoy, and Oklahoma's Sam Bradford...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 32 reads 0 comments

  22. Is Rich Harden Done in Chi-Town?

    Last night, James Harden made his 26th start of 2009 for the Chicago Cubs. Say what? James Harden is playing baseball now? That's a quick transition! Of course it's not this James Harden, it's James Richard Harden, aka Rich Harden...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 465 reads 2 comments

  23. A Closer Look at Jay Cutler's Debut

    When Jay Cutler came to Chicago, the entire city regarded him as their savior. They seemed blind to his previous attitude problems because they finally had a quarterback worth mentioning...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 33 reads 0 comments

  24. Alex Rios Is a Tease!

    That's what one National League scout called him. The scout also said he could get a GM fired. The White Sox claimed Rios off of waivers on August 10th, along with his huge contract...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 26 reads 0 comments

  25. Who Has The Worst Case Of The Mondays

    Happy Monday indeed. Every Monday from here on out, I'll try to come up with a few people who have a Case of the Mondays, and I'll let you decide who has the worst, incurable Case...

    Brady Stiff Written by Brady Stiff about 5 years ago 64 reads 0 comments