Telander: Former Northwestern star, TV personality dealing with dementia after taking beating on football field.
RICK TELANDER: Bennett has been ripped by some and praised by others for this stance. I’m with the latter group.
The Bulls to Dwyane Wade are fluff, a minor, brief project lost in the detritus of a Hall of Fame career.
RICK TELANDER: The Wildcats are in position to reach the Big Dance for the first time in their history.
TELANDER: Of his latest unexcused absence, Rose said on Tuesday: ‘‘This wasn’t me.’’ Yes, it was.
TELANDER: After the Bears’ 3-13 season, everything has got to look up, right? Unless you see a rain of frogs in those January clouds.
TELANDER:I’m not bragging here — I was only the judge, not the creator — but long-form American sports writing isn’t in decline, folks. It’s blooming.