"Local kid does good."
If you're following NFL teams in the Midwest, that's not a headline you're too likely to see.
The Bears were saddled for a very long time with the cliché image of cheapness, maybe dating back to Mike Ditka describing George Halas as throwing nickels around like manhole
There might never be a more iconic figure in Bears history than Mike Ditka, and on a blistery December evening, the McCaskey family made sure there will never be another No.
Shortly after Saturday's game ended, the Illinois banners were removed from Soldier Field's walls.