Ram Trucks and CMT Join Forces to Save Our Stages, One Venue at a Time

If you were watching the 2020 CMT Music Awards on Wednesday night (Oct. 21), it was abundantly clear that rising country stars Hardy, Ingrid Andress and Caylee Hammack were on cloud nine when they took to the Ram Side Stage in Nashville to perform. All three brought their A game, as usual. They always have,… Read more »

Bears remove Badara Traore from COVID-19 list

Bears remove Badara Traore from COVID-19 list

The Bears removed Badara Traore from the reserve/COVID-19 list Friday. The practice squad offensive lineman went on the list Oct. 10. Following Traore’s positive test, the Bears kept their practice squad players at home for a couple of days, rather than coming into the team’s facility, out of an abundance of caution. They had no [more]

Khalil Mack, Akiem Hicks miss practice Friday

Khalil Mack, Akiem Hicks miss practice Friday

The Bears added pass rusher Khalil Mack to the injury report Friday. Mack did not practice because of a back injury. He was a full participant Thursday. “I think we’ll be OK,” coach Matt Nagy said, via Colleen Kane of the Chicago Tribune. “The back deal is more than anything just soreness. It’s probably just [more]

Why Dierks Bentley Sounds So at Home in “Gone”

After about a year and a half of no new music, Dierks Bentley is back. And he is “Gone.” “Gone” is a song that Bentley didn’t write, but he says that’s what frees him up to brag about the song a little more than if he’d penned it himself. “When I used to write every… Read more »

Taking a look at the top Week Seven matchups

Taking a look at the top Week Seven matchups

Week Seven already is upon us. On every Thursday of every week of the season, Simms and I close out PFT Live with a look at the most compelling individual matchups of the week, draft style. I mention that for obvious reasons. This week’s matchup draft appears in the attached video. Plenty of you already [more]

Tom Brady “didn’t even think” about shaking Nick Foles’ hand

Tom Brady “didn’t even think” about shaking Nick Foles’ hand

The Buccaneers lost to the Bears on Oct. 8 after Tom Brady‘s mental error perhaps cost his team. The quarterback was available to the media last week, but no one asked about his postgame sprint to the locker room after the loss. Someone asked today. Brady didn’t have a good answer for why he blew [more]

Gabby Barrett Wins Breakthrough Video of the Year at CMT Music Awards

On Wednesday night (Oct. 21), someone very special joined the 2020 CMT Music Awards to announce the winner for the Breakthrough Video of the Year, presented by KIT KAT®: Taylor Swift, who won the very same award in 2007 for her debut single “Tim McGraw.” Other nominees in the category that year were Jason Aldean,… Read more »