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The Future That Lies Ahead For the DePaul Blue Demons

Posted by on Mar 30, 2013 | 0 comments

  With the college basketball season winding down, I got to thinking about what lies ahead for Chicago’s men’s college basketball programs. I’ll begin with the team I covered the most this season, the DePaul Blue Demons. The Demons finished the 2012-2013 season with a disappointing 11-21 overall record and just a conference record of 2-16. They were the worst team in the...

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The Bears Are Searching For a Backup Quarterback

Posted by on Mar 28, 2013 | 0 comments

  The salary cap casualties continue for the Bears as they now find themselves in need of a backup quarterback. Earlier this week Jason Campbell {pictured above}, signed a two-year $3.75 million deal with the Cleveland Browns. This the the fourth franchise that Campbell will suit up for in his career. Before the Bears, Campbell was drafted by the Washington Redskins in the first round and...

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The 2013 AFL Season Starts On A Sour Note For The Chicago Rush

Posted by on Mar 23, 2013 | 0 comments

  Despite all of the excitement, anticipation, and positive energy heading into tonight’s game, the energy was anything but positive as the Rush lose the 2013 season opener to the Iowa Barnstormers. Miscues and poor offense in the first half, followed by some bad plays and turnovers in the second half, left the Rush playing catch up all night. Some costly errors within the first few...

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The New Look Chicago Rush Open Up The 2013 Season

Posted by on Mar 23, 2013 | 0 comments

  After one of the more chaotic off seasons in team history, the 2013 Chicago Rush have made it to opening day. And they do so with a new look, new colors, new uniforms, and a new attitude. Today they take on their bitter division rivals, the Iowa Barnstormers. The Barnstormers are coached by former Rush head coach Mike Hohensee, who called the shots at Allstate Arena from 2001-2010. He was...

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The Latest On Chicago Area College Basketball

Posted by on Mar 23, 2013 | 0 comments

  March Madness is in full swing with numerous local teams involved and here is the latest….. The Illinois Fighting Illini won their first NCAA Tournament game in two years with Friday’s victory over Colorado by the final score of 57-49. The Illini were able to contain Buffaloes star forward Andre Roberson by limiting him to 9 points and 8 rebounds. They also managed to get him...

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Thank You Urlacher, Chicago Bear Fans Will Miss You

Posted by on Mar 21, 2013 | 0 comments

Dan Patrick hit it on the head on AM 1530 WCKG when he said the next team should make good old #54 a player coach. The Bears should have, COULD have, offer Urlacher a role in the organization beyond being a punching bag on the field. They did not. Too bad. #54 should be a lifetime Bear. Learn from...

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