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Chicago Bears building for the future

Conor Fredland, Courier Staff

September 8, 2017

Filed under Sports

This Sunday, the Chicago Bears will kick off the regular season at noon against the defending NFC Champions, the Atlanta Falcons. During the offseason, the Bears made a lot of moves and decisions that were a start to a rebuild...

Fantasy football returns

Mat McClanahan, Sports editor

September 6, 2017

Filed under Sports

Tomorrow night is the start of the 97th season of the National Football League. The NFL has evolved into one of the biggest businesses in the world and fantasy sports have helped push that business for the last 39. Whether you c...

Mayweather retires perfectly polished

Brie Coder, Courier Staff

August 30, 2017

Filed under Sports

One of the most anticipated fights took place between boxing legend Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. and his opponent UFC fighter “The Notorious” Conor McGregor on Saturday, Aug. 26. The fight drew in 4.99 million viewers and m...

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