This Week’s Biggest Gainers:
Welcome! The Cubs landed the Japanese star outfielder with a four-year deal.
Let us begin the era of “Sweet Lou: Beyond the Fukudome.” Also, no current Cubs named in the Mitchell Report.
The Bears cornerback—who’s been out with injury most the year—returned against the Vikings and proved to be a difference-maker.
Despite the team’s loss, the Bears linebacker looked like the leader of old, crafting an interception and a sack.
Whew! It was only talcum powder.
This Week’s Biggest Losers:
The former Sun-Times publisher got twenty-nine months in the slammer.
Not the answer.
The alderman got mugged by a gang of teenagers just a block from his office.
The 21-year-old was charged with the murder of U of C grad student Amadou Cisse.
A loss to the Vikings on Monday night officially killed all chances for a Bears playoff berth, making the team yet another to lose the Super Bowl and miss the postseason the next year.