Tonight the Chicago Bears will retire jersey number 89, and many of us Chicago fans will rejoice as the heavens open up while the Angels themselves sing Hallelujah followed by an encore of Super Bowl Shuffle. Da Coach's
Mike Ditka said any real or perceived acrimony between him and the Bears organization has been "swept under the carpet" following the formal retirement of his No. 89 jersey Monday night at Soldier Field. "I never had any (animosity), really," Ditka
The crowd at Soldier Field Monday night roared as Mike Ditka was introduced for his jersey retirement ceremony. The ceremony took place during halftime at the Chicago Bears/Dallas Cowboys game.