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The Beachwood Radio Sports Hour #216: Mack Trade Exposes Bears Narrative

Ryan Pace in his fourth year of trying to win now. Plus: This Year's Surprise Team In The NFL Will Be A Surprise; We Don't Care About College Football Yet; Cubs A Total Mindfuck; Eloy Jimenez And Dylan Cease Working On Defense In Their Backyards; and Onto The Mystics.


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SHOW NOTES

* 216.

* Khalil Mack honors Ray Lewis!

* Mack's Ray Lewis Bears jersey flying off the shelves.

2:11: Mack Trade Puts Lie To Bears Narrative.

* Peter King: "The Raiders made a huge mistake in trading Khalil Mack, a state-of-the-art player at one of the game's most important positions."

* Coffman: "Now it's 'Playoffs or Bust.'"

* Tribune: Can The Bears Beat The Packers Sunday night? All Our Writers Say No.

* ESPN Analytics: Bears Favored To Win 4 Games In 2018.

* Campbell: How Mitch Trubisky Is Being Helped On His NFL Climb By The Wall Street Journal's Leadership Columnist.

* Greenstein: 5 Things To Know About Jeremy Larkin, Northwestern's Pigeon-Toed And Goofy New Running Back.

* Ryan: Illinois QB AJ Bush Jr.'s Long Journey To A Starting Job: 'Why Not Keep Trying?'

* Hard Knocks' Brogan Roback Finally Gets His Chance.

26:34: NFL Preview.

* Barnwell: How Every Team Can Win Super Bowl LIII: Making The Case For All 32 - Including The Bears!

30:03: Back To Mack.

* Biggs: A Khalil Mack Primer: Elite Pass Rushers Can Maintain A High Level Of Play Well Into Their 30s.

35:42: This Year's Surprise Team Will Be A Surprise.

* But . . . 49ers vs. Bengals.

42:16: We Don't Care About College Football Yet.

* Coffman: "It's all just ridiculous."

43:33: Cubs A Total Mindfuck.

* An awful lot of clunkers for the best team in the NL!

* Bote's Heroics Vs. The Nats:

* Pedro Strop: Committee Chair.

* Truth:

* Truth:

* Chavez Saves Game In 10th:

* Statcast: Terrance Gore's Speedy Steal:

* Baez's Baserunning Is El Mago:

* Fangraphs: Javy Baez's Other Secret Skill.

* Taylor Davis!

* Justin Time Wilson:

1:08:04: Eloy Jimenez And Dylan Cease Working On Defense In Their Backyards.

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1:10:38: Onto The Mystics.

* How Elena Delle Donne Went From Potential Season-Ending Injury To WNBA Superstar Again In 5 Days.

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STOPPAGE: 12:44

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