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Bucks Rally Past Depleted Bulls

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John Henson cracked a smile as he headed down the court after his desperate turnaround splashed through the net.

It was that kind of night for Milwaukee.

Henson had 25 points, 14 rebounds and six blocked shots, and the Bucks beat the Chicago Bulls 78-74 on Tuesday in a matchup of slumping teams racked by injuries.

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Josh McCown Has Bears In Playoff Race But Jay Cutler Remains Teammates No. 1 Choice (VIDEO)

Chicago Bears quarterback Josh McCown (12) celebrates his touchdown run with tight end Martellus Bennett (83) during the first half of an NFL football game against the Dallas Cowboys, Monday, Dec. 9, 2013, in Chicago. | ASSOCIATED PRESS

CHICAGO (AP) — The Chicago Bears are back in the playoff race, and they can thank Josh McCown for that.

McCown threw for a career-high four touchdowns, and the Bears scored on their first eight possessions to grab a share of the NFC North lead with a 45-28 victory over the Dallas Cowboys on a frigid Monday night.

The Bears (7-6) retired Hall of Famer Mike Ditka's number at halftime and pulled even with Detroit in the division race on a night when the game-time temperature was in single digits and the wind chill factor was below zero.

The loss left Dallas (7-6) a game behind Philadelphia in the NFC East and owner Jerry Jones calling for more aggressive play-calling on defense.

The bone-chilling conditions didn't stop McCown from throwing for 348 yards or keep the Bears from running away with a lopsided victory.

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Back Up Quarterback Has Bears Back in Playoffs Race

 

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 The Chicago Bears are back in the playoff race, and they can thank Josh McCown for that.

 McCown threw for a career-high four touchdowns, and the Bears scored on their first eight possessions to grab a share of the NFC North lead with a 45-28 victory over the Dallas Cowboys on a frigid Monday night.

The Bears (7-6) retired Hall of Famer Mike Ditka's number at halftime and pulled even with Detroit in the division race on a night when the game-time temperature was in single digits and the wind chill factor was below zero.

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Inside Conditions…Crime and Punishment

Okay, Pittsburgh Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin is finally paying the “piper” for allegedly interfering with Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Jacoby Jones while he was in the process of returning a kick during the recent Steelers/Ravens skirmish.

A $100,000 fine was recently levied on Tomlin in regards to alleged “act of football terrorism” because n

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