Aquilla is the seventh women’s track and field athlete named Female Athlete of the Year. Aquilla won the indoor and outdoor national championships in the shot put. She broke the school record with a heave of 59 feet, 5 1/2 inches to win the indoor championship.
When the Chicago Bears traded up in the first round of the NFL Draft and selected quarterback Justin Fields out of The Ohio State University, Chicagoland felt cautiously optimistic that maybe they finally found the franchise quarterback that has long eluded them. While General Manager Ryan Pace may have staved off the swirling rumors of his job being on the hot seat with the selection, head coach Matt Nagy still has every opportunity to mess things up. It’s entirely possible that he does.
Bears coach Matt Nagy has been clear that the plan in Chicago is for Andy Dalton to start at quarterback, and Justin Fields to begin his rookie season on the bench. But what if Dalton were to get hurt in the preseason? In that case, Nagy says, Fields takes over. “He would be the guy,” [more]