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Founding editor-in-chief/columnist, @theathleticchi. Alum of the Potato Bowl champs. Email at jon@theathletic.com

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❤️💙CHICAGO, THANK YOU!❤️💙 I cannot begin to express how grateful I am for your love and loyalty the last 6 years.… https://t.co/KBFO2xcRrl
Retweeted by jon greenbergJoin @adamjahns and me for a Bears Q/A … now! I’ll handle any Bachelor questions, too, and hopefully have better an… https://t.co/Rz7eTMFKup
Retweeted by jon greenbergSometimes you just have to follow your dreams. https://t.co/3EYLU7S8jR https://t.co/ZP3OZDoJZI
Retweeted by jon greenbergHow should the Bulls blame be spread around? @DarnellMayberry grades some individual performances: https://t.co/g7dUSjI6qD
Retweeted by jon greenbergI went to Cactus League Media Day and here are all my White Sox takeaways that I’m not hoarding for other stories!… https://t.co/zM9EOWydqQ
Retweeted by jon greenberg @treykerby 2-4 so far against those teams!Here are the top draft prospects you (and Ryan Pace) should be watching at the NFL combine next week, from… https://t.co/anNM2lgQCg
Retweeted by jon greenbergI was once told that my Don Cooper impression was too heavy on the f-bombs, but frankly, if I want the impression t… https://t.co/yn5flqljk7
Retweeted by jon greenbergScheyer for Bulls coach? I’m in. He’ll sell some season tix in Northbrook. https://t.co/pesG5aufWkYour Periodic Reminder Brett Anderson Is An American Treasure https://t.co/qbnZs7EYT5 https://t.co/rYfgUzWQbX
Retweeted by jon greenbergGrading the Bulls at the break: Is management to blame for this lousy season? https://t.co/vhJNDuGUZ1
Retweeted by jon greenbergBefore @kfishbain and @adamjahns road trip it down to Indy for the NFL combine, join them for a live subscriber Q&A… https://t.co/Aiztcgtku2
Retweeted by jon greenbergIt’s hard to pick a favorite Don Cooper f-bomb from this @JRFegan story, but "this fucking hard to deal with fuckin… https://t.co/IdcGhdNCuR
Retweeted by jon greenbergLynn Bowden Jr. seems like a Matt Nagy guy. https://t.co/oEWiBjdnweAfter Lucas Giolito’s breakout season, can the rest of the White Sox rotation somehow follow suit? @JRFegan: https://t.co/RPBsquISf7
Retweeted by jon greenbergThe NFL combine is next week and @adamjahns has 15 prospects for the Bears to focus on in Indianapolis: https://t.co/Nwz6alyOdw @dadawg77 @JonScheyer Yeah that was intentional. Not everyone makes it. @AndrewMarchand I can’t wait a little while @SikeyMikeySmith @JonScheyer That’s true. He just doesn’t come up in career conversations a ton, because GBN.Because he didn’t play in the city, we don’t talk enough about @JonScheyer’s HS career. He scored 3,034 points, fou… https://t.co/BX8NHxRvQSWhat @ByScottPowers and I are hearing about the Blackhawks as the trade deadline nears: https://t.co/dvrELtnnoF
Retweeted by jon greenberg @lindseyadler “Did you read that interesting oral history of Jimmy G?” https://t.co/7keVnXH7gy @clubtrillion https://t.co/2FMnw0sIXKYesterday, Rob Manfred said MLB would "protect" Mike Fiers. Today, Fiers spoke with @TheAthletic about whether he… https://t.co/cZ2jjhR3eN
Retweeted by jon greenbergRick Hahn is not counting out Nick Madrigal starting on Opening Day. From @JRFegan article:… https://t.co/ecz2Aav3c1
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2/20
2020
I miss when Lou would recap the game to start his press conference to jog his memory. “Ted Lilly threw six innings… https://t.co/X6gMlNo8moJoe Maddon on the idea that his Cubs weren’t prepared for games: “I would take a poll on that. See who actually rai… https://t.co/L5tQCmZ4iM
Retweeted by jon greenbergThe White Sox plan on being buyers, and other media day takeaways from @JRFegan: https://t.co/BMR3dBJvSQ
Retweeted by jon greenbergI can't imagine there's a better interview in the league (in group settings or alone) than Draymond. https://t.co/jGAdFceaaDBaby Antonio Gates > Baby Gronk https://t.co/G6C1V2bQfWWhat ⁦@MarkLazerus⁩ & I are hearing about the Blackhawks as the trade deadline nears https://t.co/zcL3NeDyNV
Retweeted by jon greenberg @wontgottlieb @BullsBlogger I don’t think Bartelstein wants the job at all. But his son is an exec with Detroit. @espnWD Sox fans disappointed because the Sox lost in the wild card game, Cubs fans pleasantly surprised because th… https://t.co/3b97pYwAbBThis is basically what @JRFegan and @TomFornelli‘s podcast is, except it’s about the White Sox. https://t.co/2GNHEw1VVfYou’ll now be able to watch Fire games on WGN. @FireConf has the news: https://t.co/fjn0GwVHu0
Retweeted by jon greenberg @TylerKepner @AndrewMarchand Thank you. It’s idiotic. @Rachel__Nichols Do you make Nick and Perk dress alike? It's like Twins.The Bulls are exploring revamping their front office - will the fans who've been angling to #FireGarPax finally get… https://t.co/8L6dJJ60G2
Retweeted by jon greenberg.@enosarris ranked MLB teams by craft beer options. White Sox are high up. Cubs, not so much. https://t.co/52CI4FLRP6One anecdote that got left out of my Chicago HS hoops story was @stayhumble on the great Tom Kleinschmidt: “He was… https://t.co/07bqy351cn @fred_huebner @Jurko64 @ESPN1000 I hate to say it, but I agree. Once they start playing games and have something el… https://t.co/1xoi0VB2YgMarquee needs to air Lou’s highlight reel of press conferences. https://t.co/yBzYybX2rG @TheDaveOtto @DannyParkins @desipiodotcom “When I needed my conjugal visits to be bleepin’ golden, I turned to Blue Chew...” @DannyParkins @desipiodotcom “I got to sleep in my own bed last night for the first time in eight years.” *@DannyM… https://t.co/lhmc77tl7GRod announces he'll be filling in for Danny Parkins the rest of the week from 2 to 6 on The Score.
Retweeted by jon greenbergWhere does Blago, trying to quote Scripture and MLK right now and calling himself a political prisoner, rank on the… https://t.co/CFWdi3VXo5 @stayhumble @TomlinDoesIt Ha ha, remember he called Chance a gangsta rapper? @fred_huebner @ESPN1000 The A's would have a radio partner but they can't get a big station to pay them for the rights.Bulls TV ratings aren't good at all, but they are actually up 4 percent at the midpoint this season, according to S… https://t.co/aZYKGonSOKHa ha. THANK YOU Jen. https://t.co/UV09pJhtB6 @SoxMachine It's weird they got rid of it because it was very popular, but I think Potbelly's went downhill years a… https://t.co/rjmTdKp5Sx @BigAntHerron It can be fine, but it wasn't good at Wrigley. The Giordano's thin crust at the UC is decent. @sengelson91 @HomeRunInn Yeah, last March, it looks like. @BigAntHerron I like Tiffany Haddish. @TomFornelli @laurencomitor Classic White Sox fan, always complaining about something.I believe the closest Home Run Inns to Wrigley are in Melrose Park and on MLK. (There was a North Side one that clo… https://t.co/5NQrVzIgsuBig pizza improvement at Wrigley this season with Home Run Inn replacing Giordano's. Before they signed a deal with… https://t.co/LbmxkFqWYtThis sucks for Dunn, who played hard this season. Steals can be an overrated stat, but I enjoyed how he picked guys' pockets.New medical update for Kris Dunn says he'll be out four to six more weeks for his MCL sprain. Can he make a return for the playoffs?.@djdurkin on the risk-reward of free-agent TE Hunter Henry and what he could bring to the table for the Bears: https://t.co/gII2vdJpz2
Retweeted by jon greenbergNow that the Fire are on WGN, they need to get @paytonsun to play. https://t.co/v0ZBYBuvdfWhen they let me write the @chicagofire headlines for @FireConf stories: https://t.co/v0ZBYBuvdfWhere does this rank in all-time politician quotes? https://t.co/bgqki8exf9Joe Maddon didn't think Javy Báez was distracted, and wouldn't change how he ran the Cubs. Why the philosophical di… https://t.co/14O1YGqfzN
Retweeted by jon greenbergOn Tuesday, former Cubs manager Joe Maddon refuted Javy Báez’s suggestion that the team often wasn’t ready to go at… https://t.co/p5gx6LauEd
Retweeted by jon greenbergIs Hunter Henry worth the risk for the #Bears? When healthy, he’s one of the league’s best combination tight ends,… https://t.co/Nt4xYg0bqL
Retweeted by jon greenberg @thekapman Imagine when this guy is running the Bulls! https://t.co/CxlcikN8xFI’m on the same flight as newly freed #RodBlagojevich #Blago @chicagotribune #Chicago https://t.co/Vuc49xi3aL
Retweeted by jon greenberg @sryantribune “How about those prices for airport food?”*You have to click the link for the actual “interview.”I love the ad-libbing from the reporter here. https://t.co/HCGKMYr5S6https://t.co/5Vw9srlaEq https://t.co/4mPMMyFO8o @SarahSpain @ESPNMichele Michele is like “Also the lunch buffet is pretty solid.” @hbryant42 Having my students read a classic column... https://t.co/jafSu4qHn8 @clubtrillion Pearl gets hammered for a barbecue and now he’s hosting a Bachelor hometown date! @thekapman Just like he would enjoy being compared to the guy who discovered Dirk Nowitzki.
2/19
2020
“You play for a reason. You play for that ‘piece of metal.’ I’m very proud of the three I have. If that’s the way h… https://t.co/9Sm0sMK6ma
Retweeted by jon greenbergRob Manfred said the White Sox-Yankees Field of Dreams Game “will be an adventure.” This is the wording my mother… https://t.co/0MSeOgJ4lV
Retweeted by jon greenbergDesign Twitter! We're hiring an Editorial Art Director (as well as many other positions over here at @TheAthletic).… https://t.co/sddVcdOcOA
Retweeted by jon greenbergThis is like a @thekapman hashtag https://t.co/vQigHS0EIW @jensabella @jon_greenberg @BlockClubCHI It's on a shirt! 🤣😜 https://t.co/BRHRZMzT6G #blago #rodblagojevich #twill
Retweeted by jon greenberg @jensabella "I gave your grandmother a free fucking ride on a bus" should be a T-shirt. @thekapman @Amazianx @DZederman @chrisbleck If that were the case, wouldn't the Warriors just promote him and do a… https://t.co/uhjqUI5Yi9 @ctsbulls @670TheScore @MitchRosen670 Rosen was vacationing in Muncie, the Atlantis of Indiana. @SBN_Ricky #promotepaxsontoapositionoflesserauthority is up there with #Fraudmelo as a hashtag sensation. @euchre13 Jed Hoyer told me he had one of the best power swings he's ever seen from a high schooler. @JonJanke @Deven2021nu @thekapman @Amazianx @DZederman @chrisbleck I think the Chargers left him. He moved back home, right? @JonJanke @thekapman @Amazianx @DZederman @chrisbleck He makes $5 million a year, which objectively doesn't go as f… https://t.co/tLJx7IGfDd @mpflores90 York @ChadBudd88 Mahomes was here, but he didn't get booed at the UC @thekapman @Amazianx @DZederman @chrisbleck Would you leave California, where your entire family lives and you're f… https://t.co/d7zbU5zTVU @DePaulFan00 Lol. I'm trying to program sports radio. @ChrisGallowayOH Film at 11!Overheard at a Lake Forest restaurant: A little kid said Mitch was just on his flight back from the Bahamas. @JustinWeiner @MDGonzales Looks more like the Sears catalogue @mollyelena Man, imagine the vlog you would've made on this news with @victorjacobo_.The timing couldn't be better! https://t.co/iB3HG98m1fOr a reality show where he runs against Tunney for alderman? https://t.co/Io5RA6hK0NAnother new analyst on Marquee Sports Network. https://t.co/ln005qDgtT @bagman928 @JRFegan @CST_soxvan @scottmerkin "Whoooooo do you love?"
2/18
2020

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