1. The NEW (and Improved) Major League Baseball Record Book

    As another disgraced ballplayer received jeers for steroid abuse (Hi, Manny Ramirez, we’ve been expecting you), the baseball record books became further muddied in the water...

    David Eisley Written by David Eisley about 5 years ago 1,027 reads 6 comments

  2. The Chicago Cubs' Perfect Batting Lineup

    Another caller on sports radio screams about the Cubs lineup. “Soriano is not a leadoff hitter!” “Get Derrek Lee out of the three hole! He’s lost his power!” And so it goes for Lou Piniella...

    David Eisley Written by David Eisley about 5 years ago 734 reads 55 comments

  3. The Pittsburgh Pirates "Bucco Awards": Month One

    With each spring, hope begins anew. As the trees and flowers begin to display their foliage, even the Pirates allow themselves to dream...

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  4. The Chicago Bears' Heightened Expectations with a New Offense

    “Life is so constructed that an event does not, cannot, will not, match the expectation.” —Charlotte Bronte As any Bear follower will tell you, watching the Bears offense ...

    David Eisley Written by David Eisley about 5 years ago 998 reads 4 comments

  5. Jay Cutler: My 20 Question Interview

    Here are the pressing questions I would love to ask Jay Cutler, and things I think he needs to answer for himself if the Bears are to be successful...

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  6. NFC North: 2009 Preview

    A division that finished with three of the bottom eight teams in the NFC last year typically has nowhere to go but up—a hypothesis that especially holds true for the Detroit Lions...

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  7. The Chicago Bears: What to Expect in 2009

    As time ticked away on Dec. 28, 2008, the scoreboard read Texans 31, Bears 24. Their playoff fates had already been decided, but the whimper that Chicago ended their season with certainly didn’t signify bright hopes for the 2009 season...

    David Eisley Written by David Eisley about 5 years ago 967 reads 12 comments

  8. Snip Your Way To The Final Four

    There is nothing as precious as the television set (or NCAA.com) during March Madness. Doubt me? Read on. Anybody with children can tell you that it is a constant battle between “SpongeBob SquarePants” and Duke vs...

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  9. Sports Losers: If at First You Don't Succeed, Failure May Be Your Style

    Winning a championship is portrayed as the best feeling a team can experience. It is portrayed as the ultimate measure of accomplishment to be acknowledged as the best in that sport for that year...

    David Eisley Written by David Eisley about over 5 years ago 1,086 reads 15 comments

  10. March Madness: Let's Make It Better

    It’s that time of the year again. The snow has melted here in Chicago and the NCAA Basketball Conference Tournaments are set to begin, and selection Sunday is only a week away...

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  11. Should We Allow Performance Enhancing Drugs In Professional Sports?

    Alex Rodriguez "came clean" on Monday in regards to the steroid allegation made by Sports Illustrated's Selena Roberts...

    David Eisley Written by David Eisley about over 5 years ago 2,837 reads 23 comments