Originally written on MyTeamRivals.com  |  Last updated 10/19/14
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Challenge….accepted. Chicago Bears future Hall of Fame Inside Linebacker Brian Urlacher  re-iterated something the other day which has piqued my interest for a couple of months now. Half of his sentiment drew staunch criticism from all sources but the other half, at least to some extent, rings true. Last weekend, the previously 7-1 Bears slipped to 8-6, having lost 5 of the last 6. The loss brought added woe in the sense that their arch rival Green Bay Packers inflicted the defeat on Lovie Smith’s men, sealing their 2nd consecutive NFC North title in the process. In the immediate aftermath of Sunday’s game, Urlacher, who is sidelined with a shoulder injury right now, appeared with sports anchor Lou Canellis on WFLD-Ch. 32, a radio station in the Windy City. Unlike In Britain, it’s entirely common for superstars in American sports to appear on radio shows weekly; in fact much of the news and information is divulged through the radio medium and it’s almost expected of the athletes to...
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