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Fred Mitchell
Works at Chicago Tribune Newspapers Inc
Attended Wittenberg University
Lives in Chicago, Il.
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sportswriter
Employment
  • Chicago Tribune Newspapers Inc
    sportswriter, 1974 - present
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Chicago, Il.
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Sportswriter with the Chicago Tribune
Introduction
I have covered the Chicago Bears, Bulls and Cubs beats throughout my career with the Chicago Tribune. I currently write a weekly column and assist in coverage of the Bears, Cubs and White Sox, as well as several other local assignments.
Bragging rights
Proud to be the namesake of the Fred Mitcheall Award (www.fredmitchellaward.com) that annually honors the top placekicker among the more than 750 non-FBS colleges in America. I serve on the board of trustees at Wittenberg University. I have written 11 sports books.
Education
  • Wittenberg University
    English/Education, 1965 - 1969
    Journalism, communications
  • Ohio State University
    English, 1971 - 1972
    English literature
  • Governors State University
    1974 - 1975
    Communications
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