In the latest Halas Intrigue, Patrick Finley is joined by Sun-Times colleague Mark Potash to debate whether Mark Sanchez — and others — will make the Bears roster:
There’s a chance Sunday will be the last time Aaron Rodgers saunters into Soldier Field as Chicago’s biggest villain since the burglars from “Home Alone.” Unlike Joe Pesci and Daniel Stern, though, he usually walks out with what he came to take.
Marnell Briggs was charged with first-degree murder and ordered held without bail Friday. His next court date is Dec. 21.
Bakhtiari Tweeted that he woke up Friday thinking he’d strained his abdomen, mentioned it to his team doctor and was soon in surgery.
Sunday against the Jets, Montgomery ran for 79 yards, his second-highest total this season, on 14 carries.
His U.S. squad will face the Netherlands on Saturday in the World Cup round-of-16 match, putting them a step away from the quarterfinals.