1. LeBron James vs. Michael Jordan: The Early Battle

    LeBron James followed normal rookie protocol. He started off with a good season, but something that would be relatively a bad season by the time his career was done...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 4,364 reads 83 comments

  2. Season Preview: Chicago Cubs

    The Chicago Cubs has a nice balance of young talent and veteran leadership. Kosuke Fukudome, Felix Pie, and Geovany Soto are looking at their first full season as starters and are all supposed to be tremendous talents...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 721 reads 9 comments

  3. From Worst to First: Fixing the Bears

    The Chicago Bears had a great season in 2006 as they headed to the Superbowl.They looked to be on track towards another great season, with most of their starters returning and a young core of players they were poised to have another great season...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 641 reads 2 comments

  4. Brett Favre: The Chicago Perspective

    Brett Favre has spent the past 17 years dazzling fans with his play, seeming to not care what happens to his body as long as he was able to help his team win the game...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 777 reads 13 comments

  5. Early NBA Playoff Predictions: Eastern Conference

    My predictions for the Western Conference got a ton of people commenting and apparently a lot of discussion derived from it.Hopefully, I can get the same amount of discussion going with this article about the lesser conference...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 2,187 reads 9 comments

  6. Early NBA Playoff Predictions: Western Conference

    The Western Conference has spent the past month creating a group of teams with more depth than has ever been in any sport...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 3,127 reads 34 comments

  7. Lance Briggs Enjoys the Change in Scenery, Then Returns to Chicago

    Lance Briggs once vowed to never play in a Bears uniform again.I guess that plan will have to wait until at least after 2013.Lance Briggs just signed a six-year 36 million dollar deal with the Chicago Bears...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 586 reads 3 comments

  8. Cleveland Browns Getting Ready For Next Season

    The Cleveland Browns just finished up a 10-6 season and barely missed the playoffs.But for the once struggling Browns, that wasn't nearly enough, so they decided to fix, re-sign, or add to, any position they wanted to this off-season...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 660 reads 3 comments

  9. 2008 NFL Draft: Who's Going No. 1?

    With so many people making mock drafts and putting in their input as to who they think should be the top pick in the 2008 NFL Draft, it got me wondering what the Bleacher Report community thinks should be the Miami Dolphins' next victim...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 2,426 reads 14 comments

  10. Chicago Bears: Taking Off the Offseason

    The Chicago Bears have had tough luck in the offseason to this point. They have lost their second best linebacker in Lance Briggs. They have cut or failed to re-sign Mushim Muhammad, Fred Miller, and Ruben Brown...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 617 reads 9 comments

  11. An Open Letter to John Paxson: Don't Give Up on the Chicago Bulls

    Dear Mr Paxson,Just yesterday, you pulled off a blockbuster trade.And earlier today, you made comments pertaining to what you felt was the future of this team...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 614 reads 4 comments

  12. NBA: The Good, The Bad, And The Ugly

    The Chicago Bulls, Cleveland Cavaliers, and Seattle Supersonics have officially completed an 11 player trade.This trade reminds me a lot of that old western movie, The Good, The Bad, And the Ugly...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 774 reads 4 comments

  13. Kyle Kendrick to Japan?

    Kyle Kendrick is a 23-year old pitcher for the Philedelphia Phillies.Brett Myers decided that Kendrick should have a heart attack...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 735 reads 1 comments

  14. California Thanks Chicago For the Charity...Sort Of

    Ron Rivera, Kobe Bryant, Pau Gasol—California has had a lot of fun off of Chicago's misfires and near-misses.But the state of California doesn't have it's head so far up its ass that they can't thank Chicago for all the good they've done for them...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 1,111 reads 6 comments

  15. NBA All-Star Game: The East Did What?

    Last night's NBA All-Star Game brought together the greatest athletes in the sport.Since the West has all the great players and teams right now, they were expected to trounce the East in a repeat performance of last year's cake walk, 153-132...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 1,053 reads 11 comments

  16. Jason Kidd Has the East in the Fetal Position

    The Eastern Conference has sat idly by while Western Conference teams kept adding to an already unbelievably deep pool of players. Pau Gasol and Shaquille O'Neal sent shockwaves through the NBA and shivers up the spines of Eastern Conference GMs..

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 1,456 reads 31 comments

  17. NBA Slam Dunk Contest: Dwight Howard's Revenge

    One year ago, Dwight Howard jumped 12 ft. 6 in. and put a sticker on the backboard while completing the dunk.He had a dunk lined up for the finals where he would actually kiss the rim...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 2,210 reads 8 comments

  18. Time For The NBA To Take Over The Sports Pages

    The NBA has been taking a back seat to the NFL playoffs and the Johan Santana saga for the past few months. Finally all that remains of the NFL season is the Pro Bowl, and Johan Santana has been traded...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 778 reads 1 comments

  19. Chris Bosh on YouTube: Who Cares About a Little Self-Promotion?

    Chris Bosh is the center for the Toronto Raptors. He is an All-Star player who, in my opinion, greatly deserves it.But he deserves it not only for his stellar play (about 23 PPG and 9 RPG), but for his hilarious YouTube video...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 1,859 reads 2 comments

  20. New England Patriots: Headed Downhill

    If Bill Belichick thought he was having a headache, just wait until he gets a first look at the 2008 roster.Asante Samuel is going to be gone, which means that either Randall Gay or Ellis Hobbs is going to have to step into that No...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 516 reads 0 comments

  21. Stunned: New York Giants Shock the World

    17-14 was the score of what will go down as one of the greatest Super Bowls in NFL history.Eli Manning won the Super Bowl MVP with one of the greatest clutch performances...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 684 reads 0 comments

  22. NBA Power Rankings: Feb. 3rd

    We are close to the NBA All-Star Game.We're about halfway through the season.So who is distancing themselves from the competiton and who is starting to fall behind?Here's my take...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 939 reads 9 comments

  23. The Top Five NFL Players Who Already Get the Credit They Deserve

    With so many Bleacher Report articles about players that don't get credit even though it is due, I decided to give credit where it is already given, and make sure these guys stay in the spotlight that they worked so hard to get in...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 652 reads 4 comments

  24. Trouble in Chicago: Will the Baby Bulls Ever Grow Up?

    The Chicago Bulls are whizzes in the NBA Draft. (As long as you forget Joakim Noah.)They were able to grab "Captain" Kirk Hinrich, Ben Gordon, Chris Duhon, Luol Deng, and many other pieces to the puzzle...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 1,147 reads 21 comments

  25. Randy Moss: Why the Giants Will Lose the Super Bowl

    You see the picture.You know who it is.If not, stop reading right now.Okay, now that I have at least the casual sports fans with me, it's time to tell you why this man will keep the Giants from winning the Super Bowl...

    Joe Willett Written by Joe Willett about over 6 years ago 1,396 reads 4 comments