Tuesday, July 13, 2004

Da-Coach To Da-Senator?

Former Chicago Bears football coach Mike Ditka is considering replacing Jack Ryan on the ballot for the Senate race in Illinois. Ditka has stated: "I'm getting excited about it," in reference to the possibility that he will run. The Republicans had all but written the seat off, even before Jack Ryan dropped after the race. If Ditka were to join the race, it could give the GOP a shot in the arm in Illinois. He would have a real chance of defeating the Democrat Barack Obama.

Read it here.