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Fred Mitchell joined the Chicago Tribune in 1974 and eventually was assigned as a beat writer covering the Cubs, Bulls and Bears — ...

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Fred Mitchell

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Payton to Halas to Banks to Ali to Ditka: Fred Mitchell's top memories

Payton to Halas to Banks to Ali to Ditka: Fred Mitchell's top memories

November 27, 2015

As I walk out of Tribune Tower for the final time after more than 41 years of incredible experiences, I would like to say thank you to readers, media colleagues, athletes, coaches, club executives, mentors and other public personalities who have enriched my life.