Updated: 01/15/2014 - DETROIT (AP) -- Jim Caldwell's body of work helped him get a second opportunity to be an NFL coach.
Posted: 01/15/2014 - GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy will replace Adrian Peterson at the Pro Bowl later this month.
Posted: 01/15/2014 - ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Joakim Noah had a season-high 26 points, Carlos Boozer scored 23, and the Chicago Bulls held on to beat the Orlando Magic 128-125 in triple-overtime on Wednesday night.
Posted: 01/08/2014 - Greg Maddux, Tom Glavine and Frank Thomas have been elected to baseball's Hall of Fame, while Craig Biggio fell just short.
Posted: 01/07/2014 - The Bulls have traded Luol Deng to the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Posted: 01/05/2014 - GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Phil Dawson kicked a 33-yard field goal as time expired, and Colin Kaepernick threw for 227 yards and ran for another 98 to lead the San Francisco 49ers past the Green Bay Packers 23-20 on Sunday night in a frigid NFC wild-card game.
Posted: 01/02/2014 - The Chicago Bears have signed quarterback Jay Cutler to a seven-year contract.
Posted: 12/29/2013 - CHICAGO (AP) -- Aaron Rodgers fired a 48-yard touchdown pass to Randall Cobb in the final minute, and the Green Bay Packers beat the Chicago Bears 33-28 to capture the NFC North championship.
Posted: 12/26/2013 - GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will return to start Sunday's game for the NFC North title against the Chicago Bears.
Posted: 12/22/2013 - PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Nick Foles threw two touchdown passes, LeSean McCoy ran for two scores and the Philadelphia Eagles routed the Chicago Bears 54-11 on Sunday night in a matchup of first-place teams with opposite stakes.
Posted: 12/20/2013 - Rockford Park District is announcing a multi-year initiative to grow the game of golf.
Posted: 12/17/2013 - DEKALB, Ill. -- Organizers of this year's high school football state finals say the two-day event drew about 30,000 fans to Northern Illinois University's football stadium.
Posted: 12/16/2013 - A 10-year-old is recovering after being airlifted out of a Stateline wrestling tournament.
Posted: 12/14/2013 - Jameis Winston has won the Heisman Trophy, making the Florida State quarterback the second straight freshman to win the award. Winston is a landslide winner of college football's most prestigious individual honor.
Posted: 12/09/2013 - NIU quarterback Jordan Lynch has been named one of six finalists for the Heisman trophy.
Posted: 12/08/2013 - 12-1 Huskies Will Make Sixth Straight Bowl Appearance in Dec. 26 Game
Posted: 12/08/2013 - GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) -- Matt Flynn threw for 258 yards and the Packers' struggling defense forced a key fourth-quarter turnover in a 22-21 win Sunday over the Atlanta Falcons to snap a five-game winless slide.