Foles, Bears still adjusting as offense struggles to click

Nick Foles figured it would take time. The Chicago Bears made a quarterback switch in Week 3, hoping the Super Bowl 52 MVP could give their struggling offense the lift Mitchell Trubi...

With new QB, Northwestern hopes rebound starts against Terps

Peyton Ramsey already has one big victory for Northwestern. A graduate transfer from Indiana, he won the quarterback competition and will try to give the Wildcats the lift they are s...

Surging Bears lead NFC North after road win at Panthers

The Chicago Bears were rockin' and rollin' on Sunday. They picked up their most lopsided win of the season with a 23-16 victory at Charlotte against the Panthers. They grabbed the N...

AP source: Angels give White Sox OK to interview La Russa

CHICAGO (AP) — The Los Angeles Angels granted the Chicago White Sox permission to interview Hall of Famer Tony La Russa for their managing job, a person familiar with the situation said Wednesday. ...

Northwestern seeks quick jump after first-to-worst tumble

Northwestern underwent quite a transformation last season, and it sure wasn't the kind the Wildcats welcomed. They became the first team to go from playing in the Big Ten championshi...

White Sox, Renteria agree to split after breakout season

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago White Sox and manager Rick Renteria have agreed to split following a disappointing finish to a breakout season in which the team made the playoffs for the first time in 12 y...

Brady, Buccaneers look to keep rolling when they meet Bears

CHICAGO (AP) — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed Tom Brady in the offseason hoping the six-time Super Bowl champion quarterback could help them end a 12-year playoff drought and capture the biggest priz...

Epstein expects to remain with Cubs at least for next season

CHICAGO (AP) — Theo Epstein appears to be gearing up for one more go-round as the Chicago Cubs' president of baseball operations. Epstein said Monday his expectation is the “status q...

Rivers has early TD toss, Colts shut down Foles, Bears 19-11

CHICAGO (AP) — Philip Rivers threw a touchdown pass on Indianapolis' first possession, and the Colts shut down Nick Foles and the Chicago Bears in a 19-11 victory Sunday. After River...

Foles gets nod as Bears prepare for challenge against Colts

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bears traded for Nick Foles in the offseason to push Mitchell Trubisky for their starting quarterback job. The Super Bowl 52 MVP knocked him out of the No....

Foles gets a chance to show he's more than a good backup

Coach Matt Nagy sensed the calm in Nick Foles as the veteran quarterback led the Chicago Bears to another comeback victory last week. It struck him right before the go-ahead touchdow...

Cubs, Marlins set to meet after bumpy paths to postseason

CHICAGO (AP) — Cubs manager David Ross had to remind himself Monday night that Chicago was still two days away from opening a best-of-three wild-card series against the Miami Marlins. ...

Moncada homers as White Sox win 9-5; Cubs clinch NL Central

CHICAGO (AP) — Yoan Moncada homered, José Abreu hit a three-run double and the playoff-bound Chicago White Sox beat the NL Central champion Chicago Cubs 9-5 at Guaranteed Rate Field to snap a season-h...

For Donovan, job with Bulls 'came out of left field'

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bulls weren't on Billy Donovan's radar when he and the Oklahoma City Thunder parted ways after five successful seasons. Things sure changed in a hurry. ...

For softball players, season of 'shield life' nears an end

ROSEMONT, Ill. (AP) — Cat Osterman can only wonder what the delivery drivers think. She is not allowed to drop in or hit the drive-thru when she wants a coffee or latte, even though ...