Jay Cutler's bookend injuries summed up the year in Chicago sports.
The scandals Rose and Hester left behind are of little concern in Chicago.
Plenty to keep Chicago sports fans busy until the Bears hit training camp.
If life were fair, the Chicago Bears wouldn't have had to spend the past two days defending Jay Cutler's character or his toughness, or criticizing the fast-twitch criticism of their NFL peers.
From the Stanley Cup to the BP Cup, here's the year in Chicago sports.
How does Jon Greenberg love Chicago sports? Let him count the ways.