Double Vision: Pace & Nagy’s Journey Begins

As discussed in my previous article, the primary thing that John Fox had going for him upon his hiring was that he was not Marc Trestman.  He never really evolved past that point. Matt Nagy (næg-gēē) isn’t John Fox, and his press conference yesterday proved as much.  He was unabashedly emotional regarding his family and…

Reports, Fluff, Rumor…and it’s gone.

On the Sunday morning prior to the Bears/Lions matchup, a report from Jason La Canfora of CBS indicated that Bill Polian, former General Manager of the Bills, Panthers, and Colts, would be open to an NFL return in 2017.  La Canfora speculated that one team in particular stood out among the pack: A senior executive,…

Next Man Up

In a rare and wonderful piece by Dan Pompei of The Athletic, Bears matriarch Virginia McCaskey granted a very insightful interview that every Bears fan should read. The name “McCaskey” has elicited groans by mere mention for decades now, and is often uttered in a demeaning way, slicing crassly off the tongue with all the…

Pay No Attention To The Men Behind The Curtain

Sunday was a good day. I woke up refreshed after a good night’s sleep, secure in the knowledge that the Cubs had defied 71 years of “curses” to earn a chance at a title in baseball’s World Series.  My back, arms, and neck, sore from a long, exhausting week of doing some work conference type…