Richard Whittingham is the author of more than 30 books, including the ESPN 10-part series tie-in Rites of Autumn and the definitive histories of the Dallas Cowboys, the New York Giants, and the Washington Redskins. He collaborated on projects with Joe DiMaggio, Sir Edmund Hilary, and Life magazine. He lives in Chicago. Mike Singletary is a former middle linebacker for the Chicago Bears and was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1998. John Mullin has covered the Chicago Bears for the Daily Herald, the Chicago Tribune, and CSN Chicago. He has won numerous awards from the Pro Football Writers of America in addition to an Emmy Award for his "Bears Insider" segment of the FOX-TV Bears pregame show. He is the author of several books, including The Rise and Self-Destruction of the Greatest Football Team in History: The Chicago Bears and Super Bowl XX. He lives in Chicago.