December 26, 1983 | Edited by Jerry Kirshenbaum
September 05, 1984 | Paul Zimmerman
This is the year we'll find out how much the CHICAGO BEARS like their coach, Mike Ditka. The Bears were 3-6 in 1982, the first year of his three-year contract, 8-8 last year. Seems that they're moving in the proper...
December 03, 1984 | Jill Lieber
Atlanta quarterback Steve Bartkowski was talking retirement last week after undergoing arthroscopic surgery to remove bone chips from his right knee, which is almost devoid of cartilage because of previous...
September 04, 1985 | Jill Lieber
September 09, 1985 | Edited by Robert W. Creamer
•Mike Ditka, Chicago Bears coach, shrugging off the $750-a-day fine—which reached a total of $20,250—he leveled against linebacker Mike Singletary for holding out 27 days: "You can't even join some real good country...