Word out of New Orleans intensified Monday that the Saints are planning to elevate director of player personnel Ryan Pace to a general manager position, removing one candidate from Bears considera
The searches for Bears GM and head coach will wend their way into a second week after interviews with early candidates from the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks.
After all those season-long reports that Jim Harbaugh preferred staying in the NFL to leaving for a collegiate head-coaching job, it appears the opposite just came true.
The NFL has gravitated over recent years toward use of search firms in hirings of coaches and, in particular, general managers.
Michal Rozsival is out and Patrick Sharp will play in his 700th career NHL game when the Blackhawks host the Nashville Predators Monday night at the United Center.