Goddamn this

I woke up this morning to a very large number in the red dot on my Twitter icon, and the first one...

Grading the NFL announcing teams is not enough

Every year the fine people at Awful Announcing do a poll to grade the announcers in the major...

Podcast! – 2018 Playoff Preview: Game 163

You waited patiently for a year, and...they're back!  Andy, Mike and Kyle preview game 163 against...

You wanna gets nuts? Let’s get nuts!

Since many of you have decided the Cubs are going to finish the season with five more losses, what...

Cut Mitch a little slack

All offseason the Bears media and Bears fans were aligned in their proclamations to give Mitch...

Same old Dusty

The old Dustbag, Johnnie B. Baker Jr. sat down (presumably without his large adult son Darren...

Goddamn this

I woke up this morning to a very large number in the red dot on my Twitter icon, and the first one I read said, "Desipio's going to wake up to some bad news."  My immediate reaction was that Luis Valbuena had signed a contract with the Cardinals. As much as that would...

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Grading the NFL announcing teams is not enough

Every year the fine people at Awful Announcing do a poll to grade the announcers in the major sports.  A couple of days ago they released this year's grades for all of the NFL announcing crews.  But something was missing. It wasn't the announcing teams, they got them...

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Podcast! – 2018 Playoff Preview: Game 163

You waited patiently for a year, and...they're back!  Andy, Mike and Kyle preview game 163 against the Brewers and, if needed, the Wild Card Game.  Enjoy the nonsense: You can also subscribe to the podcast on...

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You wanna gets nuts? Let’s get nuts!

Since many of you have decided the Cubs are going to finish the season with five more losses, what would happen if every team in the NL playoff hunt finished 91-71?  What would that look like?  It would be chaos.  Glorious chaos. Because there's only four remaining...

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Cut Mitch a little slack

All offseason the Bears media and Bears fans were aligned in their proclamations to give Mitch Trubisky some time to settle into the quarterback job before they freaked out one way or the other. That was never going to be true, and sure enough panic buttons were...

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Same old Dusty

The old Dustbag, Johnnie B. Baker Jr. sat down (presumably without his large adult son Darren sitting on his lap) with The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal to talk about...well, let's just say Dusty's nothing if not consistent.  Everything is always everybody's else's fault,...

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Oral History: Neifi saves the season

The 2016 Cubs created a new generation of Cubs legends with guys you will never forget for all the best reasons. But lost in the glow of a world's championship are the Cubs who paved the way.  The greats who toiled in the obscurity of losing. Those who should never be...

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Spoiler alert: They’re going to do it again

Two years ago the Cubs were indisputably the best team in baseball.  They won 103 games and they somehow toted 108 years of baggage all the way to the finish line and, maybe you've heard this, won the World Series.  They did it with an impossibly young team, and they...

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