WJBD Radio

Images

Now Playing

Local Sports

WJBD - Local Sports - Bears CB Tillman might miss game for baby's birth

Bears CB Tillman might miss game for baby's birth

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) - Chicago Bears star cornerback Charles Tillman might miss Sunday's game against the Houston Texans because of the birth of his daughter.

     Tillman tells Chicago radio station WSCR-AM that he might not be available because his wife, Jackie, is due to give birth to a girl. She will be the couple's fourth child. Their daughter, Tiana, needed a heart transplant after she was born in 2008.

     Tillman says if the baby is born Sunday, "I think I'm going to have to be at the hospital."

     Tillman is making a case for defensive player of the year, and he forced four fumbles last Sunday at Tennessee. His teammates on the NFC North leaders expressed their support for him before practice yesterday. Tillman was not available for comment.

See other LocalSports news:

Centralia And Patoka Earn Wins....Sandoval Falls...Prep Baseball Scores
Odin & South Central Drop Softball Contests....Prep Softball Roundup
Salem Recreation League Wraps Up Regular Season
Franklin Park Bobcats Win At Highland
Kane leads Blackhawks past Blues, 4-3 in OT




Comments

Your Comments

captcha ce07cc0ad19a435db27b4d8ce7befa36

Loyal Listener Club

Club Login

Follow Us At

This Site logo