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Bears Lock Arms, Steelers Skip National Anthem

Bears Lock Arms, Steelers Skip National Anthem

The Pittsburgh Steelers remained in the locker room while members of the Chicago Bears stood locked arm-in-arm during the national anthem ahead of Sunday's game at Soldier Field.

Sunday, Sep 24, 2017 at 11:36 AM CDT

Winners and Losers: Evaluating the Blackhawks' Preseason

Winners and Losers: Evaluating the Blackhawks' Preseason

Now that the Chicago Blackhawks are halfway through their preseason schedule, we're taking a look at which players have stood out, and which ones have work to do to make the team's roster.

3 hours ago

Bears Beat Steelers 23-17

Bears Beat Steelers 23-17

The Chicago Bears didn't score a single point in the second half, but thanks to Jordan Howard and Tarik Cohen, they still managed to pull off a 23-17 overtime win over the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday...

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By Ben Feuerherd

See It: NFL Players Kneel for Anthem After Trump's Criticism

NFL players knelt for the national anthem in droves after days of criticism from...View gallery

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51 minutes ago

Trump Says NFL Comments 'Has Nothing to Do With Race'

Trump Says NFL Comments 'Has Nothing to Do With Race'

President Donald Trump's comments about owners firing players who kneel during the national anthem sparked a mass increase in such protests around the National Football League Sunday, as more than 130 players...

Saturday, Sep 23, 2017 at 10:04 PM CDT

Royals Best White Sox to Stay Alive in Playoff Hunt

Royals Best White Sox to Stay Alive in Playoff Hunt

Alex Gordon homered, Whit Merrifield drove in three runs and Danny Duffy pitched into the seventh inning to lead the Royals to an 8-2 victory over the Chicago White Sox on Saturday night, keeping Kansas...

Saturday, Sep 23, 2017 at 09:14 PM CDT

Abreu Joins Exclusive Club With RBI Groundout

Abreu Joins Exclusive Club With RBI Groundout

RBI groundouts are hardly newsworthy, but Chicago White Sox slugger Jose Abreu used the otherwise-innocuous play to join an incredibly exclusive club on Saturday night.

Sunday, Sep 24, 2017 at 12:30 AM CDT

A's Catcher Becomes 1st MLB Player to Kneel for Anthem

A's Catcher Becomes 1st MLB Player to Kneel for Anthem

Oakland Athletics' catcher Bruce Maxwell on Saturday took a knee during the playing of the national anthem, marking the first time a Major League Baseball player has performed such an act. A photo snapped...

Saturday, Sep 23, 2017 at 08:53 PM CDT

Thunder Owe Bulls Thank You Note After Carmelo Trade

Thunder Owe Bulls Thank You Note After Carmelo Trade

The Oklahoma City Thunder landed another big star on Saturday as they acquired Carmelo Anthony from the New York Knicks, and they owe the Chicago Bulls a thank-you note.

Saturday, Sep 23, 2017 at 10:15 PM CDT

Kaepernick’s Mom Fires Back at Trump, Says She's 'Proud'

Kaepernick’s Mom Fires Back at Trump, Says She's 'Proud'

Colin Kaepernick's mother has nothing but pride for her son's form of protest, despite President Donald Trump's critique of it. At a rally in Alabama Friday night Trump said NFL owners should fire players...

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