"Local kid does good."
If you're following NFL teams in the Midwest, that's not a headline you're too likely to see.
By the time the fifth round rolls around on draft weekend, NFL teams are typically down to taking flyers on guys with high ability but maybe questionable character, likely special-teamers, or fits
Jeff Samardzija bottled up all the frustration, staying on message during the two-plus minutes he had to sit inside the Wrigley Field interview room/dungeon.
It didn't end like the Cubs wanted it to, but Wednesday was still a heck
It seems like the Cubs spend all their time either talking up the future or trying to sell memories of Wrigley Field.