Avellini faces 18 months in prison.
Lovie Smith deserves to be cheered when he returns to Soldier Field on Sunday. He gave the Bears an identity that made them fun to watch.
Smith tried to sell the matchup vs. the Bears as another need-to-win game. His introductions Wednesday didn’t even include a mention of the Bears.
JEFF AGREST: With a whopping 74 points in the last three weeks, Evans has shot up to ninth in standard scoring among wide receivers.
“Love the guy,” linebacker Lance Briggs said of McCown. “He was one of my favorite guys to be around last year and over the last couple of years.”
The NFL on Wednesday urged a judge to approve an estimated $1 billion settlement of concussion lawsuits despite concerns raised by former players.
Both are from the never-a-discouraging-word school of leadership, which makes this week so compelling. Who has the edge in speaking no evil?