Soldier Field

Mike Petri #9 of the USA Eagles dives across the goal line for a try against Uruguay in the opening qualifying match of the 2015 IRB Rugby World Cup at Fifth Third Bank Stadium on March 29, 2014 in Kennesaw, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Schwartz: Brooklyn’s Mike Petri Leads USA Rugby Into Chi-Town Showdown

Saturday is more than just a game against New Zealand. It’s about how far the sport has come in the United States.

10/27/2014

Christian Raja (R), of Brooklyn, reacts at a missed attempt on goal by the United during overtime against Belgium in the World Cup (credit: Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

9 Things U.S. Team Fans Will Miss After Their World Cup Exit

Belgium defeated the U.S. 2-1 in full time and deflated the American hype and furor around our new favorite sport-of-the-moment. Although we won’t see the USMNT contend for the title, good times and camaraderie were had by all.

07/02/2014

Reliant Stadium (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Pick-A-Side: Which NFL Stadiums Would You Like To See Host Future Super Bowls?

Which NFL stadiums would you like to see host future Super Bowls? Pick a side!

01/24/2014

Giants quarterback Eli Manning rears back to throw against the Eagles on Oct. 6, 2013 at MetLife Stadium. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Dottino: Key Matchups For Giants’ Must-Win Against The Bears

No team that started 0-5 team has ever made the NFL playoffs, which means the Giants can cling to the long-shot belief that they could become the first. But it has to start with a win Thursday night over the Chicago Bears

10/10/2013

Members of the United States celebrate winning the Gold Cup after defeating Panama during the CONCACAF Gold Cup final match at Soldier Field on July 28, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The United States defeated Panama 1-0. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

United States Wins Gold Cup For The Fifth Time After Defeating Panama

Brek Shea’s goal in the 69th minute gave the United States a 1-0 victory over Panama in the CONCACAF Gold Cup Final.

07/28/2013

Eli Manning - (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images), Ben Roethlisberger (Photo by Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Silverman: Giants, Steelers, Bears Prepared For QB Injuries

Backup quarterback used to be considered a vital position. However, many teams are gambling that they aren’t going to suffer key quarterback injuries.

11/17/2012

Kellen Davis, Chester Taylor

Bears Defeat Seahawks, Packers Await

The Bears’ 35-24 dismantling of overmatched Seattle on Sunday sets up the biggest game in their 90-year series with the Packers. Chicago and Green Bay will play for the 182nd time next Sunday, but their first meeting for the NFC title.

WFAN–01/16/2011

Jets vs. Bears

Jets Blog: Jets-Bears Preview

The Jets can take care of their own business and punch their post-season ticket with a win over the Bears.

WFAN–12/25/2010