Thursday, February 1, 2007

The Pride and Joy of Illinois

A special, pre-Super Bowl visit to the archives: The Colts’ infamous late-night move from Baltimore to Indianapolis 23 years ago is still pretty fresh in the minds of fans, especially in Baltimore. But the Bears have their own, less frequently noted, history of municipal desertion. Read about it in this 1999 piece from GQ.

And just in case you haven’t had enough of the 1985 Bears: In this
oral history
, Ditka, the Fridge, and the rest wonder why their Bears team never won another title.


  1. Who do you think was the better player? Danimal or Ming?

  2. Monster Man, thank you for your question. I have to go with Danimal. But I'm surprised you didn't even mention the Sackman.