Bears and Notre Dame Ok, so the Bears did not get Notre Dame offensive guard Quenton Nelson like seemingly every single mock draft said they would. Honestly, while I hoped this would happen I was always skeptical of this. Given how much hype he’s been getting over the past several weeks as one of the […]Read more "NFL Draft Round 1 Thoughts"
White Sox At the time of writing, the White Sox have this week been swept by the Angels and lost the first game of a series with the Astros, giving up 40 (!!!) runs in the process. That’s absolutely terrible. I don’t really want to even talk about this team this week, so I’m not […]Read more "This Week in Chicago Sports"
Last summer, following the expansion draft for the Vegas Golden Knights, I wrote a blog about how putting a hockey team in Vegas was a dumb idea and how the Golden Knights were going to be terrible, describing the team like this: “I’ll be blunt, the Golden Knights are going to be awful this season, […]Read more "An Apology to the Vegas Golden Knights"
White Sox So things for the White Sox haven’t been great. In the five games the Sox played this week they scored just 11 runs and won only once. The one win came courtesy of a 2-run Matt Davidson homer in the bottom of the 8th to take the finale of their series with the […]Read more "This Week in Chicago Sports"
This year’s NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament gave us some of the most incredible upsets we’ve ever seen. Loyola made it to the Final Four as an 11 seed and University of Maryland Baltimore County became the first 16 seed to beat a 1 seed. So was it the most upset-filled tournament ever? And where does […]Read more "Was This Year’s NCAA Tournament the Craziest Ever?"
White Sox This time last week the White Sox were sitting at 2-0 and would have their third game in Kansas City snowed out. Now, they’re at 3-3 after losing a series in Toronto two games to one and blowing a 4 run lead late in the game to lose to the Tigers in the […]Read more "This Week In Chicago Sports"
What ever happened with that UNC scandal where football and basketball players had fake classes? That’s a question I ask myself every time I see a different school get punished by the NCAA for a seemingly less serious offense. You may recall back in 2014 a woman from the University of North Carolina going on […]Read more "Revisiting the UNC Paper Class Scandal"