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Michael Sam Awaits Fate With St. Louis Rams
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Michael Sam Awaits Fate With St. Louis Rams

Saturday is final-cut day in the NFL, a routine step toward the regular season that carries special significance this year as the first openly gay player to make a team is awaiting a spot on the roster. Read »

5 hours ago
Errani's Serve Tops Venus Williams at U.S. Open

Errani's Serve Tops Venus Williams at U.S. Open

In a riveting third-round match of wild momentum swings, the 19th-seeded Williams, a two-time U.S. Open champion,... Read »

Aug 30, 2014
Soler Hits 2 Home Runs in Cubs Win

Soler Hits 2 Home Runs in Cubs Win

Jorge Soler hit two homers and fellow rookie Javier Baez had a tiebreaking, two-run double in the eighth inning off... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Cubs to Host Jackie Robinson West on Labor Day

Cubs to Host Jackie Robinson West on Labor Day

U.S. Little League World Series champions will throw out ceremonial first pitch and lead 7th inning stretch. Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Mo'ne Davis Celebrates With JRW in Chicago

Mo'ne Davis Celebrates With JRW in Chicago

Operation Rainbow PUSH Coalition flew in popular Philadelphia pitcher for events celebrating Jackie Robinson West's... Watch »

41 minutes ago
Donor Helps Homeless JRW Family

Donor Helps Homeless JRW Family

Leak & Sons Funeral Home to pay the rent for Jaheim Benton's family for one year. Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
Grizzly Detail's NFL Preview: AFC West

Grizzly Detail's NFL Preview: AFC West

While the Chicago Bears won't be playing against the AFC West division this season, the battle between Peyton... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
San Francisco 49ers' Aldon Smith Suspended for 9 Games

San Francisco 49ers' Aldon Smith Suspended for 9 Games

The NFL has suspended San Francisco 49ers outside linebacker Aldon Smith for the first nine games of the 2014 season... Watch »

Aug 29, 2014
5 Questions: CSN Chicago's Nina Falcone

5 Questions: CSN Chicago's Nina Falcone

The Chicago Blackhawks are less than three weeks away from beginning training camp, and we discussed their salary... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Johnny Oduya

Blackhawks Player Evaluations: Johnny Oduya

Our player evaluation series continues on Friday as we examine the season of Chicago Blackhawks defenseman Johnny... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Bears Roster Begins to Take Shape as Cuts Roll In

Bears Roster Begins to Take Shape as Cuts Roll In

The Chicago Bears have until Saturday afternoon to trim their roster down to 53 players, and Grizzly Detail is... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Tony Stewart: Crash

Tony Stewart: Crash "Will Affect My Life Forever"

Tony Stewart says the death of Kevin Ward Jr. will "affect my life forever" as he returned to the track for the... Read »

Aug 29, 2014
Fifth Notre Dame Football Player Suspended

Fifth Notre Dame Football Player Suspended

Reserve safety Eilar Hardy withheld from practice and games pending investigation into possible academic fraud. Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Santonio Holmes Looms Large in Bears Loss

Santonio Holmes Looms Large in Bears Loss

Browns beat Bears 33-13. Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Frank Thomas Breaks Ground on Suburban Restaurant

Frank Thomas Breaks Ground on Suburban Restaurant

Hall of Fame former White Sox player plans Big Hurt Brewhouse sports bar and restaurant. Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Reds Steal 7-2 Win Over Cubs

Reds Steal 7-2 Win Over Cubs

Billy Hamilton stole his 51st base and the Cincinnati Reds swiped six in all, beating the Chicago Cubs 7-2... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Bears vs. Browns: 5 Questions to Answer

Bears vs. Browns: 5 Questions to Answer

The Chicago Bears have some questions that still need to be answered, and we take a look at five of the most... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
New NFL Rule Bans 2nd Time Domestic Violence Offenders for Life

New NFL Rule Bans 2nd Time Domestic Violence Offenders for Life

NFL players will be subject to a six-week suspension for a first domestic violence offense and banishment from... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Bears vs. Browns: 5 Players to Watch

Bears vs. Browns: 5 Players to Watch

The Chicago Bears will be taking on the Cleveland Browns to wrap up the preseason on Thursday night, and even though... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Grizzly Detail's NFL Preview: NFC East

Grizzly Detail's NFL Preview: NFC East

Grizzly Detail continues our look at the upcoming NFL season by predicting just how many games Nick Foles and the... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
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