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FCC Will Consider Petition to Ban 'Redskins'
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FCC Will Consider Petition to Ban 'Redskins'

The head of the Federal Communications Commission said the agency will consider a petition to ban the Washington Redskins nickname from the public airwaves, The Associated Press reported. The commission “will be dealing with that issue on the merits, and we'll be... Read »

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Bennett Played Most of 2013 Season with Torn MCL

Bennett Played Most of 2013 Season with Torn MCL

The Chicago Bears are getting some great production out of Martellus Bennett so far this season, and apparently part... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI in Maryland

Michael Phelps Arrested for DUI in Maryland

Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested and charged with DUI and other charges early Tuesday morning, News4 has... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Michigan AD Apologizes for Mistakes With QB Injury

Michigan AD Apologizes for Mistakes With QB Injury

Roughly 12 hours after embattled Michigan coach Brady Hoke said he'd been given no indication that quarterback Shane... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
NFL: Husain Abdullah Shouldn't Have Been Penalized For Praying

NFL: Husain Abdullah Shouldn't Have Been Penalized For Praying

he NFL said Tuesday that Kansas City Chiefs safety Husain Abdullah should not have been penalized... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Raiders Fire Head Coach Dennis Allen

Raiders Fire Head Coach Dennis Allen

The Oakland Raiders have fired head coach Dennis Allen, according to multiple media sources Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Work Begins on Wrigley Field Renovation Project

Work Begins on Wrigley Field Renovation Project

First phase of project expected to be completed by Opening Day 2015. Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
Reigning Chicago Marathon Champ Shatters World Record

Reigning Chicago Marathon Champ Shatters World Record

The 30-year-old Kenyan won the 41st edition of the Berlin Marathon in 2 hours, 2 minutes, 57 seconds, becoming... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Stewart Never Considered Retiring After Ward Death

Stewart Never Considered Retiring After Ward Death

Tony Stewart said Monday he never considered retiring from racing following the death of Kevin Ward Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Marathon Training Tips: Medical Assistance

Marathon Training Tips: Medical Assistance

Dr. George Chiampas discusses the medical staff and attention that will be available on the course for runners... Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Gould Compares Cutler, Rodgers

Gould Compares Cutler, Rodgers

09/28/14: Both Bears QB Jay Cutler and Packers QB Aaron Rodgers were throwing well during Sunday's game, so... Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Hampton Confused by 2014 Bears So Far

Hampton Confused by 2014 Bears So Far

09/28/14: After Sunday's loss to the Green Bay Packers, and a quarter of the way through the season, Dan... Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Why Do Bears Struggle Against Packers?

Why Do Bears Struggle Against Packers?

09/28/14: Sports Sunday viewers sound off on social media after the Bears lose to the Packers at Soldier Field. Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Gould Analyzes Sunday's Running Game

Gould Analyzes Sunday's Running Game

09/28/14: Chicago Bears placekicker Robbie Gould talks about the team's offense on Sports Sunday. Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Oct. 5: Bears vs. Panthers

Oct. 5: Bears vs. Panthers

09/28/14: What can the Bears learn from their loss against the Packers to give them an advantage over the... Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Ex-Buckeyes Linebacker Slams Fan to the Ground

Ex-Buckeyes Linebacker Slams Fan to the Ground

Ohio State staffer Anthony Schlegel, a former linebacker for the Buckeyes, made his first tackle at Ohio... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Blackhawks Cut Roster to 28

Blackhawks Cut Roster to 28

The Chicago Blackhawks trimmed their training camp roster down to 28 players on Monday, sending six... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Three Positives for Bears Fans Despite Loss

Three Positives for Bears Fans Despite Loss

The Chicago Bears blew a golden chance to make a statement in the NFC North Sunday, but there were some positives to... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Poor Officiating, Pass Coverage Kill Bears vs. Packers

Poor Officiating, Pass Coverage Kill Bears vs. Packers

The officials in Sunday's game between the Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears didn't cost the home side the... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Packers vs. Bears: Three Phases Report Card

Packers vs. Bears: Three Phases Report Card

The Chicago Bears' run defense was solid, but how badly did their pass defense hurt their grade in Sunday's... Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
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