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Chicago Bears wide receiver Deonte Thompson (14) runs back a missed field goal attempt for a touchdown against the Arizona Cardinals during the first half of a preseason NFL football game, Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ralph Freso)
Long TD run can only help Thompson's shot at Chicago Bears' roster
Deonte Thompson's name won't go down in the record books because his 109-yard return of a missed field goal was in a preseason game. But the Chicago Bears' wide receiver demonstrated his rare explosiveness, and that could be the difference between making the final roster and getting a pink slip on Sept. 2, when NFL roster are whacked from 90 to 53.
Cincinnati Red’s Phillip Ervin (27) is safe at home as Chicago Cubs catcher Alex Avila (13) waits for the throw during the ninth inning of a baseball game, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, in Chicago. (AP Photo/David Banks)
Catchers new to Chicago Cubs, but not to majors
Chicago White Sox starter Carlos Rodon delivers a pitch during the first inning of game one of a baseball doubleheader against the Minnesota Twins Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)
Chicago White Sox's Rodon looking like legitimate ace
Chicago White Sox’ Carson Fulmer leaves the game during the second inning of game two of a baseball doubleheader against the Minnesota Twins, Monday, Aug. 21, 2017, in Chicago.
Fulmer flounders in first start with White Sox
Chicago Fire fans do more than celebrate a goal for their team, in this case one by forward Luis Solignac. Many of them will join together in October for a 20th anniversary celebration to honor their club.
Chicago Fire supporters planning big birthday party for club
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