>>Bears Clash With Carolina
(Chicago, IL) -- The Bears will host the Panthers at Soldier Field on Sunday. Chicago dropped to 1-and-2 on the season with a 27-17 home loss to the rival Packers last week. Carolina collected its first win by beating the Jaguars last week. The Bears have won three of the five all-time meetings between the teams.
>>Rams Host Redskins
(St. Louis, MO) -- The Rams will once again try for their first victory of the season when they host the 2-and-1 Washington Redskins Sunday at the Edward Jones Dome. St. Louis is coming off a 37-7 beatdown at the hands of the Ravens last weekend to fall to 0-and-3. This is the Rams' third home game in four weeks to start the year. The Rams play four of their next five games on the road.
>>Illini Host Northwestern
(Undated) -- An old in-state rivalry in college football action is on tap tomorrow. In-state rivals will collide when 22nd-ranked Illinois hosts Northwestern at 11:00 a.m. The undefeated Illini are coming off a closer-than expected victory against Central Michigan last Saturday. They have played their first 5 games at home this year, and the 5-game homestand wraps up this weekend.
>>Chase Shifts To Dover
(Dover, DE) -- The Chase for the Sprint Cup championship shifts to Dover for the AAA 400 on Sunday. Tony Stewart is on fire right now. After a winless 26-race regular season, Stewart has won the first two playoff races. Stewart began the Chase in the ninth seed, but after back-to-back wins, he has propelled to the lead, holding a seven-point advantage over Kevin Harvick.