After spending some $2 million of his own money, pawnbroker Scott Lee Cohen won the Democratic Illinois lieutenant governor nomination, only to be pressured off the ballot when questions surfaced about his past. He left the ticket–replaced by Sheila Simon–and now wants back in. He announced Monday a longshot third party bid for governor. Abdon Pallasch has the report.
He threw for 404 yards and five touchdowns, Travis Kelce caught a TD pass and threw for one and the Chiefs sent Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger into his anticipated retirement with a 42-21 blowout.
The highest-ranked squad in the Big Ten? The Boilermakers. The highest ceiling? We’ll see.
Deebo Samuel ran 26 yards for a touchdown the play after an interception by Dak Prescott, and the 49ers held on for a 23-17 victory.
Meanwhile, Aurora Mayor Irvin is poised to launch his GOP governor bid on Monday, with his campaign lifted by the perception he will get the backing of billionaire Ken Griffin.
The former Phillips star, who entered the portal after Alabama lost to Georgia in the national championship game, announced Sunday on Instagram he’s transferring to Texas.