1. Manny Pacquiao: Why His Loss to Marquez Is Bigger Than Cotto's Loss to Trout

    On Saturday night, Manny Pacquiao 's worst fears came to life: he lost to Juan Manuel Marquez . Not only did he lose, he was embarrassed. He was the victim of a brutal, last second sixth-round knockout...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 1,674 reads 0 comments

  2. Northwestern Wildcats: History Is Not on Pat Fitzgerald's Side

    For the fifth season in a row under Pat Fitzgerald , Northwestern's football team has made it to a bowl game. The downside of this achievement is that the "Cardiac Cats" are 0-4 in bowl games under Pat Fitzgerald...

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  3. The 2012 NIU Huskies Are a Perfect Example of Why the FBS Needs a Playoff

    Before I continue, I must say that I, just like many Chicago area citizens, are extremely proud of the 2012 Northern Illinois Huskies football program. They are the first Mid-American Conference team to reach a BCS bowl game...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 1,043 reads 7 comments

  4. Manny Pacquiao: What a Loss to Juan Manuel Marquez Would Mean for the Future

    On Saturday night, boxing icon Manny Pacquiao will go toe-to-toe with Mexican hero Juan Manuel Marquez for the fourth time...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 2,396 reads 1 comments

  5. Miguel Cotto: What's Next for the Former World Champ After Consecutive Losses?

    This past weekend Miguel Cotto entered the ring for yet another high-profile fight. This time, he went one-on-one with the undefeated WBA Light Middleweight champion Austin Trout...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about over 1 year ago 2,930 reads 13 comments

  6. Chicago Bears: Goodbye First Place, the Bears Defense Fails Late Against Seattle

    All week we had heard that while Seattle is an improved team this year, they struggle on the road. The Seahawks were just 1-5 away from CenturyLink Field coming into today's game with the Bears ...

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  7. Rest in Peace, Hector Camacho: One of Puerto Rico's Greatest Fighters

    By now, we are all aware of the tragedy that took the life of Hector "Macho" Camacho. Before I go any further, I will acknowledge that he did have issues in his personal life...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about almost 2 years ago 2,727 reads 0 comments

  8. Chicago Bears: The Offense Finally Comes to Life Against the Tennessee Titans

    In yesterday's article I talked about how the Bears ' offense had been struggling in recent weeks. I'm guessing someone on the team must have read the article because today the Bears looked invincible against the Tennessee Titans ...

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  9. Chicago Bears: Evaluating the Team's Recent Offensive Slump

    After the Bears destroyed the Jacksonville Jaguars back in Week 5, it looked as if the Bears could be unstoppable for the remainder of the season...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about almost 2 years ago 1,423 reads 44 comments

  10. Chicago Bears: Top 5 Players in Sunday's Big 41-3 Win over Jacksonville

    As I mentioned in my previous article , I talked about how the Chicago Bears should get an easy victory in. It turns out that I was right. The Bears had a sluggish first half but then came out firing in the second half...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about almost 2 years ago 1,607 reads 11 comments

  11. Chicago Bears: There Is No Reason Why They Can't Beat the Jacksonville Jaguars

    The Bears have a big opportunity Sunday and they should not waste it, as they travel to Jacksonville to take on the Jaguars . Jacksonville is 1-3 and winless at home...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about almost 2 years ago 1,266 reads 8 comments

  12. Chicago Bears: Top Five Performers in Last Night's Victory over Dallas

    The Bears defense rose to the occasion once again and the team now has a two-game winning streak. Last night's 34-18 victory over the Dallas Cowboys was the second time this season in which the Bears held a team to under 20 points...

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  13. Chicago Bears: Matt Forte Could Return to the Lineup on Monday Night

    It turned out that the Chicago Bears didn't need Matt Forte against the St. Louis Rams last week. But that doesn't mean that he wasn't missed by the Bears' offense...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about almost 2 years ago 2,946 reads 9 comments

  14. Chicago Bears: Top 5 Performers in Sunday's Victory over the St. Louis Rams

    The Bears got back in the win column on Sunday, and they did it in a big way. The Monsters of the Midway demolished the St. Louis Rams 23-6...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about almost 2 years ago 1,800 reads 13 comments

  15. Chicago Bears: Matt Forte Will Miss Sunday's Game Against the St. Louis Rams

    It's the last thing that Bears fans wanted to hear, but unfortunately this is reality. Matt Forte will not play on Sunday. Forte sustained an ankle injury in the second half of last week's game against Green Bay ...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about almost 2 years ago 769 reads 2 comments

  16. Chicago Bears: Top 5 Players in the Week 2 Loss to Green Bay

    It started ugly, and it ended ugly. The Bears had a lot of hope heading into Thursday night's encounter with the Green Bay Packers ...

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  17. Chicago Bears: Top 5 Players in the Victory over Indianapolis

    After a horrendous start to the game, the Bears would rebound and dominate the Indianapolis Colts . The Bears asserted themselves in all phases of the game today. The Colts just did not know what hit them...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about almost 2 years ago 2,296 reads 8 comments

  18. Northwestern Wildcats: Why the Wildcats Defense Should Be a Concern for 2012

    Yesterday, the Northwestern Wildcats began the 2012 season on a positive note. But, it almost didn't happen that way...

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  19. Chicago Bears: Top 5 Players in the Preseason Finale Against Cleveland

    The starters did not play, and even some members of the second unit were kept out. But, that did not stop the Bears from defeating the Cleveland Browns 28-20 last night. The Bears finish the 2012 NFL preseason with a record of 3-1...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about 2 years ago 1,443 reads 1 comments

  20. Chicago Bears: Key Players to Watch Against Cleveland Browns in Preseason Finale

    On Thursday night, the Bears will close out the 2012 preseason. The final roster picture is starting to look a lot clearer. The Bears will pay a visit to the Cleveland Browns in what has become somewhat of an annual, preseason match...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about 2 years ago 1,046 reads 0 comments

  21. Chicago Bears vs. New York Giants: Friday's Top Performers

    In what felt like another regular-season thriller, the Chicago Bears once again pulled out a narrow 20-17 road victory Friday night over the New York Giants behind their second-string offense, the leg of Robbie Gould and a miracle interception...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about 2 years ago 2,651 reads 9 comments

  22. Chicago Bears: Key Players to Watch vs the New York Giants

    Tonight, the Chicago Bears embark on their biggest challenge of the 2012 preseason. The Bears are in New York to take on Eli Manning and the defending Super Bowl champion New York Giants ...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about 2 years ago 1,426 reads 7 comments

  23. Chicago Bears: Top 5 Performers from Saturday Night's Game vs. Washington

    Over the weekend the Bears got their first preseason victory of 2012 by defeating the Washington Redskins 33-31 at Soldier Field. The Bears looked like a much improved team compared to what we saw the week before against Denver ...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about 2 years ago 2,852 reads 20 comments

  24. Chicago Bears: Key Players to Watch Against Washington on Saturday

    The Bears resume the 2012 preseason this coming Saturday as the Washington Redskins make their way to Soldier Field. Things will be a little different this time around...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about 2 years ago 862 reads 2 comments

  25. Chicago Bears: Top 5 Performers from Last Night's Preseason Opener vs. Denver

    Last night the Chicago Bears opened their 2012 preseason schedule with a loss to the Denver Broncos by a final score of 31-3. The Bears looked brutal out there on the field...

    Gabe Salgado Written by Gabe Salgado about 2 years ago 3,356 reads 22 comments