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NFL releases full 2016 schedule for Bears and Colts

NFL releases full 2016 schedule for Bears and Colts

The National Football League released the slate of games for the 2016 season. The Chicago Bears open the year on the road against Houston while the Colts kick off 2016 at home against Detroit. 

Cubs, Dexter Fowler agree to 1-year contract

Cubs, Dexter Fowler agree to 1-year contract

Outfielder Dexter  agreed to stay with the Chicago Cubs, agreeing Thursday to a one-year contract that includes a mutual option for 2017.

Detroit Lions v Chicago Bears

Stafford, Johnson lead Lions over Bears 24-20

Matthew Stafford threw for 298 yards and three touchdowns, Calvin Johnson had 137 yards receiving, and the Lions beat the Chicago  24-20 in what could be coach Jim Caldwell's final game on Sunday.

Washington Redskins v Chicago Bears

Cousins, Redskins beat Bears 24-21 for first road win

Kirk Cousins threw for 300 yards and a touchdown and the Washington  hung on to beat the  24-21 after Chicago's Robbie Gould missed yet another late field goal Sunday.

Reports: Chicago Cubs agree to sign Jason Heyward

Reports: Cubs sign OF Jason Heyward

The Chicago Cubs have added another big name to their roster this off season. Just days after agreeing to terms with second baseman Ben Zobrist, the Cubs have agreed to terms with free agent outfielder Jason Heyward according to multiple reports.

Kubiak benches Peyton Manning for Bears game

Peyton Manning won't suit up against the Chicago Bears on Sunday.

Bears vs Rams

Long plays by Miller, Langford help Bears past Rams 37-13

Zach Miller caught two touchdown passes, including an 87-yard score that was Chicago's longest play since 2010, and rookie Jeremy Langford also had two TDs, leading the  to a 37-13 victory over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday.

Miller's 1-handed TD grab lifts Bears over Chargers, 22-19

The Bears (3-5) snapped a two-game losing streak. San Diego (2-7) lost its fifth straight.

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  • PHOTOS: Cubs unveil designs for Wrigley Field expansion

    The Chicago Cubs on Tuesday unveiled designs for the team's plan to expand Wrigley Field. The Cubs plan to expand the outfield area, clubhouse and relocate the bullpens. The expansion plans have been delayed for years, since the Ricketts' family, which owns the team, has tried to work out negotiations with rooftop owners across the street. (Design photos courtesy of Chicago Cubs, Twitter)


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