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Bears legend Gale Sayers dead at 77

CHICAGO  — Former Chicago Bears running back Gale Sayers, a member of the Pro Football Hall, has died. He was 77. Nicknamed "The Kansas Comet" Sayers died Wednesday. He suffered from dementia. "Football fans know well Gale's many…

Report: Big Ten Conference postpones fall sports

ROSEMONT, Ill. -- The Big Ten Conference will cancel its 2020 athletic seasons amid growing coronavirus concerns. "It's done," a Big Ten source told the Detroit Free Press. While the announcement has not officially been made, school…

Rockford Rivets resume season Thursday

ROCKFORD - After consulting with the Northwoods League and local public health officials, the Rockford Rivets are cleared to resume play. The Rivets will resume play tomorrow on the road against the Green Bay Booyah. The six remaining…

Cards’ Molina, DeJong positive for coronavirus, eye return

ST. LOUIS -- All-Star catcher Yadier Molina was one of the seven Cardinals players to have tested positive for COVID-19, he announced on Instagram on Tuesday. Through the team, five of Molina’s teammates also revealed that they had…

AHL aims to start 2020-21 season Dec. 4

SPRINGFIELD, Mass. - American Hockey League President and CEO Scott Howson announced Thursday that Dec. 4 is the tentative date the league will being its 2020-21 season. Howson said the date was made at the recommendation of the AHL’s…