Stop Me if You’ve Heard This: The Bears Traded Up to Get a Quarterback.

The trade heard ’round the lake. Again. The Bears traded up to the Giants’ 11 spot last night to take Justin Fields in hopes he will not only turn the Bears around, but potentially save the jobs of Ryan Pace, Matt Nagy, and others. Initially, the excitement was real. Justin Fields looked like a superContinue reading “Stop Me if You’ve Heard This: The Bears Traded Up to Get a Quarterback.”

Chicago Cubs Week 2: I Am Not Panicking.

Chicago Cubs: 6-9, Last in NL Central Look, it has looked bad. No one is in last place and happy about it (unless you’re one of those weird fans who roots for a tank to get a draft pick). The Cubs look the same as they have since late 2018: the bats are asleep andContinue reading “Chicago Cubs Week 2: I Am Not Panicking.”

TODAY IS OPENING DAY!

At LONG long last, it is FINALLY OPENING DAY. For the first time in two years (last year definitely doesn’t count), it is truly Opening Day in America. Today is one of my all time favorite days of the year. It is the first real feeling of spring coming after a cold Chicago winter. ItContinue reading “TODAY IS OPENING DAY!”

BREAKING NEWS: Andy Dalton is the Chicago Bears’ Quarterback.

Well, well, well… I hate to say I was right, but I 100% was. Russell Wilson and Deshaun Watson are not coming to Chicago, the Red Rifle is. Now you want to tell me Mitch wasn’t good enough? Get ready Bears fans! The McCaskey’s did not sell the team, meaning Ted Phillips is still callingContinue reading “BREAKING NEWS: Andy Dalton is the Chicago Bears’ Quarterback.”

The Barstool Sportsbook is (Finally) Coming to Illinois

Rejoice. The wait is over. Barstool Sports announced today their sportsbook is officially going live in Illinois at 12pm Thursday, just in time for the big tourney. This is what we have been training for. The big leagues. This is going to change my Pick of the Day posts for forever. The Barstool Sportsbook willContinue reading “The Barstool Sportsbook is (Finally) Coming to Illinois”

Don’t Do This to Yourselves. Russell Wilson is Not Coming to Chicago.

ESPN’s Adam Schefter has sent the city of Chicago into a frenzy with his latest tweet, releasing that Russell Wilson has not demanded a trade, but has stated he would be opened to being traded to either Dallas, New Orleans, Las Vegas, or… Chicago. Bears reporters and even PLAYERS have started the recruitment process. BearsContinue reading “Don’t Do This to Yourselves. Russell Wilson is Not Coming to Chicago.”

Arlington Park is for Sale… Bears?

This week the owners of the historic Arlington Race Park have announced they are selling the property. The owners have decided to sell and look to transfer their licensing elsewhere. This is a sad story for many in the Chicagoland area, as stories upon stories have been told about the time and fun had atContinue reading “Arlington Park is for Sale… Bears?”

Nobody Went Into the Baseball Hall of Fame Yesterday

I would first like to acknowledge that I think it is funny MLB Network had 8+ hour coverage on this and nobody went in. What a day for those folks. It’d be like being told as a child if you do all your chores during the day you can go to the game that night,Continue reading “Nobody Went Into the Baseball Hall of Fame Yesterday”

Rest In Peace Hank Aaron: The Home Run King.

Coolest moment of my life: I worked for the Braves at Turner Field in 2013 at a merchandise store. My first day on the job, I’m walking in the tunnel underneath the stadium, and this huge Ford truck is coming towards me. I get out of the way, and it pulls up right next toContinue reading “Rest In Peace Hank Aaron: The Home Run King.”