Should Mayor Daley Decree that All Chicago Bears Fans be Happy Tomorrow?

...simple point. The example I often use to demonstrate why we don’t want to make public policy based on correlations is particularly relevant today in light of the Chicago Bears...

Did the New York Giants Risk Losing the Game to Cover the Spread?

Last Sunday, the New York Giants played the Chicago Bears in football. The point spread on the game favored the Giants by 1.5 points, meaning that if the Giants won...

Think Like a Winner (Ep. 363)

...with the Chicago Bears. I played one with the Giants. The Bears, remember, were eliminated from the playoffs this year when their kicker was iced, and missed the game-winning field...

How to Stop Being a Loser (Ep. 350)

...by Taylor! First down and more. The 49ers beat the Chicago Bears, 15-14. Here’s Solomon Thomas: THOMAS: It was just, a win felt so good and it was something that...

Hacking the World Bank (Ep. 197 Update)

...childhood dream — as an immigrant kid in Iowa where your father was a dentistry professor — was to be quarterback for the Minnesota Vikings or the Chicago Bears, so...

Scorecasting: A Guest Post

...in losing, there have been triumphs. Dungy would finally get his Super Bowl ring with the Colts. Lovie Smith coached the Chicago Bears to Super Bowl XLIII in 2007 and...