1. Chicago Bears: Top 5 Performers in Friday's Preseason Victory Against Oakland

    The Chicago Bears picked up their second preseason victory against the Oakland Raiders on Friday night. The final score of 34-26 doesn't even begin to tell the story...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about 11 months ago 6,824 reads 40 comments

  2. Chicago Bears: Top Position Battles to Watch During Training Camp

    The 2013 Chicago Bears will open up training camp in just a few weeks. This year's squad has a lot of new faces, including head coach Marc Trestman ...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about 1 year ago 5,278 reads 27 comments

  3. Chicago Bulls: It's Amazing That They Went as Far as They Did This Season

    For the third straight season under Tom Thibodeau the Bulls made it to the NBA playoffs. And for the second time in three years, the Bulls made it past the first round. Sounds like a nice accomplishment right? Well let me stop you right there...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about 1 year ago 1,213 reads 12 comments

  4. Chicago Bears: Why I'm Not Worried About Gabe Carimi Missing OTAs

    This week, the Bears have begun organized team activities, or OTAs . Everyone on the current roster is in attendance with the exception of offensive linemen Gabe Carimi and Kyle Long...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about 1 year ago 3,485 reads 50 comments

  5. Chicago Bears: The Top 3 Players Who Stood out at Rookie Minicamp

    Minicamp...It's a rite of passage for all NFL rookies. It's their first step onto an NFL practice field. It also marks the beginning of careers, and it is the official welcome into the National Football League...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about 1 year ago 607 reads 39 comments

  6. Chicago Bulls: Joakim Noah and Marco Belinelli Deliver the One-Two Punch

    With injuries and ailments afflicting this team like no other, and still no D-Rose, someone had to come through for the Bulls in Game 7 tonight...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about 1 year ago 727 reads 6 comments

  7. Chicago Bears: What Should They Do with Their First-Round Draft Pick?

    That is the burning question that has been on the minds of Chicago Bears fans since the 2012 season ended. The Bears currently hold the 20th pick in this year's NFL draft, which begins tomorrow night...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about 1 year ago 3,233 reads 59 comments

  8. Chicago Rush: Rodney Wright Is Emerging as the Team's New Offensive Star

    The 2013 Chicago Rush may only have a 1-2 record this year, but they have plenty of star power. One of those stars is new to the team this year, wide receiver Rodney Wright...

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  9. Chicago Bears: Marc Trestman's Ability to Groom Quarterbacks Will Be Tested

    So far this offseason, the NFL has seen quite a bit of transition among its teams. The Chicago Bears have seen more than their fair share of transition, especially within in the past couple of months...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 294 reads 80 comments

  10. Baltimore Ravens: How They Can Win the AFC Championship

    For the second straight year, the Baltimore Ravens will travel to New England to take on the Patriots for the AFC Championship. Could the result be another case of history repeating itself? I don't think so...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 998 reads 6 comments

  11. Chicago Bears: Why Phil Emery Is Very High on Mark Trestman

    In the very early hours of this morning, the Chicago Bears announced that Canadian Football League coach Mark Trestman will be the successor to Lovie Smith. Since 2008, Trestman had been the head coach of the Montreal Alouettes ...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 1,271 reads 2 comments

  12. San Francisco 49ers: How They Can Win the NFC Championship

    For the second-straight season, the San Francisco 49ers will be playing for the NFC Championship. We all remember what happened last year, but this year's 49ers team is different...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 1,315 reads 2 comments

  13. Chicago Cubs: Why Edwin Jackson Is a Good Addition to Their Pitching Staff

    On Jan. 2, the Chicago Cubs introduced Edwin Jackson to the media. Jackson is their first major free-agent signing of this off-season...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 1,450 reads 7 comments

  14. The 5 Players Who Should Have Been Voted into the 2013 Baseball Hall of Fame

    Last week, the Baseball Writers Association of America did not elect any of the eligible players into the National Baseball Hall of Fame. Many of the players who were up for election this year will forever be associated with the infamous steroid era...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 376 reads 1 comments

  15. DePaul Blue Demons: Non-Conference Schedule Doesn't Mean a Thing

    The 2012-2013 DePaul Blue Demons men's basketball team has been something to cheer about. Oliver Purnell is in his third season as the Demons' head coach...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 282 reads 0 comments

  16. Chicago Bears: Matt Forte Can Be a Major Key to Victory on Sunday

    In my previous article, I stated that the running game is key to a Bears victory on Sunday. While I still believe that is the case, it will be a difficult task to accomplish without Matt Forte ...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 688 reads 4 comments

  17. Chicago Bears: What They Need to Do to Beat the Detroit Lions

    We all know what the Bears need to do to save their season and make the playoffs. We also know that the Bears need help from Green Bay . At the moment, the most important thing is to defeat the Detroit Lions ...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 662 reads 4 comments

  18. Chicago Bears: They Need a Christmas Gift from the Green Bay Packers

    It was the night before Christmas and all through Bears land, there was a sickening feeling that they needed to make friends in Packer land. Even though it is only for one week it doesn't hurt any less...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 2,853 reads 17 comments

  19. Chicago Bears Winning Ugly: Bears 28, Cardinals 13

    It was not pretty, it wasn't always fun to watch, and it was the weirdest game of the year. Cutler didn't complete his first six passes and it seemed like he was only trying to throw to Brandon Marshall all day...

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  20. What It Will Take for Northwestern and Northern Illinois to Win Their Bowl Games

    New Year's Day will be a huge day for the State of Illinois and the Chicagoland area. Both the Northwestern Wildcats and the Northern Illinois Huskies will take the field with a chance to make history...

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  21. Amir Khan: "The King" Is Back and He's Now a Completely Different Fighter

    Wow! I'm guessing that Amir "King" Khan must have been listening to the critics and naysayers who kept saying he was one loss away from ending his career...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 634 reads 2 comments

  22. DePaul Blue Demons Basketball: Could They Be Part of a Rumored Superconference?

    In the last 12 hours or so, it's been confirmed that DePaul University is planning to leave the Big East Conference. However, the Blue Demons will not be the only school leaving ...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 1,023 reads 6 comments

  23. Chicago State Basketball: Why the Western Athletic Conference Is a Bad Move

    The Chicago State Cougars will join the Western Athletic Conference on July 1, 2013, according to an announcement last week ...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 1,265 reads 2 comments

  24. Amir Khan: Where Will His Career Take Him After the Fight with Carlos Molina?

    Yesterday I wrote about how Saturday is a must win for former light welterweight champion Amir Khan , noting that he must defeat Carlos Molina to advance his career...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 667 reads 3 comments

  25. Amir Khan Must Defeat Carlos Molina in Order to Advance His Career

    This Saturday, former light welterweight champion Amir Khan will enter the ring for the biggest fight of his career. It seems obvious that the British fighter loves to challenge himself, as he will take on undefeated contender Carlos Molina...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 382 reads 0 comments