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Hawks, Hossa giving fans reason to smile

Updated: December 2, 2009, 1:41 PM ET
By Jon Greenberg | ESPNChicago.com

I went to Minnesota this weekend and brought back a cold and a stifling sense of ennui.

Another ugly Bears loss. Another one-sentence-and-a-cloud-of-dust news conference from Jay Cutler. Another game that ends with the thought, "So who is getting fired over this mess?"

So, the football season is officially a macabre countdown to the end, a continuation of how baseball faded in September. The seasons change, but the results stay the same in the city of shoulder shrugs. ...

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