ESPN Chicago
yesterday at 19:16. Facebook
The Bears' decision to allow WR Alshon Jeffery doesn't make sense for a roster that already has its fair share of gaping holes.

Alshon Jeffery decision puts Bears at disadvantage
ESPN Chicago
yesterday at 15:10. Facebook
A source confirmed to ESPN that the Bears do not intend to apply the franchise tag to WR Alshon Jeffery this season like they did in 2016. He will reach free agency.

Source: Bears unlikely to tag WR Jeffery again
ESPN Chicago
02/24/2017 at 19:18. Facebook
It's only spring training, but a weekend matchup with the Indians is sure to bring back that Fall Classic feeling. What's the one memory the Cubs who broke the curse can't get out of their minds?

Before looking forward, Cubs relive World Series run
ESPN Chicago
02/24/2017 at 15:30. Facebook
Spring games are just meaningless exhibitions, right? Wrong. You can learn something from early box scores -- if you know where to look.

Which spring training stats actually matter?
ESPN Chicago
02/23/2017 at 21:25. Facebook
Putting the catcher's disappointment over postseason playing time behind them, Miguel Montero and manager Joe Maddon broke bread to talk about 2017.

Cubs' Miguel Montero, Joe Maddon make peace over pasta
ESPN Chicago
02/23/2017 at 17:01. Facebook
His fans see a Hall of Fame career. His critics see PED allegations. Sammy Sosa's story is bigger than that, and he doesn't deserve to be erased from Cubs history.

In defense of Sammy Sosa
ESPN Chicago
02/22/2017 at 16:12. Facebook
The downside of winning is deciding who to pay and who to let walk away. As Arrieta's contract year arrives, Chicago's toughest choice is on the way.

Cubs' big-money decisions start with Jake Arrieta
ESPN Chicago
02/21/2017 at 21:35. Facebook
Sammy Sosa has some regrets about the end of his Cubs tenure, but he won't beg for a return to the team's good graces.

Exiled Sosa won't beg for Cubs' forgiveness
ESPN Chicago
02/21/2017 at 17:18. Facebook
Despite all the ups and downs this season, Chicago is still getting good odds to make the playoffs from ESPN's BPI. The Bulls' current chances are better than the Pacers', who are one game ahead of Chicago in the East.

ESPN Chicago
02/21/2017 at 15:21. Facebook
Brian Windhorst says the Bulls are telling other teams that everyone except Jimmy Butler is available for trades and believes the team is more inclined to move Nikola Mirotic or Taj Gibson.

Will Bulls move Butler before deadline?
The 30th pick in an NBA draft isn't supposed to force an inflection point. But the Chicago Bulls must decide if Jimmy Butler is the leader they seek -- before Butler decides what he wants.

How Jimmy Butler's rise might force Chicago's hand
Following their historic performance of stifling opponents' bats, do the world champs have a shot at doubling down and delivering again afield?

Can the Cubs repeat their brand of all-time awesome on defense?
Long-suffering no more, Chicago is aiming to keep the lovefest going while fans get their first glimpse of life at the top under the Arizona sun.

New Cubs normal sinks in as champions hit spring training
What do you tell the team that has won it all? Chicago's skipper opened up on the phrases he has in mind and, as usual, was not at a loss for words.

Joe Maddon constructs his new message as Cubs begin camp
As he continues to return from a knee injury, World Series hero Kyle Schwarber, 23, will get his wish to be a catcher again on a very limited basis.

Cubs' Schwarber to catch on limited basis
Chicago's title was a storybook finish to 108 years of heartache. But the game's last great story? Hardly. Here's how the next chapter could unfold.

Despite what you've heard, baseball didn't end when Cubs won it all
It has been the shortest offseason in franchise history, and Joe Maddon is hoping for a tranquil spring after a grueling road to a World Series title.

Cubs' marching orders for spring training: Take it easy
Jason Heyward to center? Matt Wieters to L.A.? And who is Francis Martes? Position changes, trades and breakthroughs will make news before Opening Day.

Bold predictions for spring training
While prying Jimmy Garoppolo from the Pats could have a stiff price, the Bears should be willing to pay it if they think he's their QB of the future.

Is buzz surrounding Bears and Jimmy Garoppolo real?