Hello weekend! Thankfully, mind football is finally back in Chicago and has given our athletes some additional material to post about.
The Bears Instagramed this pre-game picture on Thursday before the home preseason opener. “#Bears return to the lakefront to face San Diego in their second preseason game. #SDvsCHI”
Game tonight! Bear down! Clear and straight. I’m no different than you. “Embrace the darkness to find the… http://t.co/R0iPNwEI2y
— J’Marcus Webb (@jmarcuswebb) August 15, 2013
We were already excited about the new, versatile tight end the Bears picked up this offseason in Martellus Bennett, but now that we are learning how fashion conscious and outgoing Bennett and his wife, fashion blogger, makeup artist and hair stylist, Siggi are, we are beyond thrilled. We love it when athletes give us this great kind of content to work with and share.
Bennett and his wife Siggi posted pictures of their game day style.
Notice the “Unicorn” name on the jerseys. Bennett’s nickname is the “Black Unicorn”. He coined it himself.
“Game Day. I’m ready!! #beardown #mb83 #mrsunicorn”
Three of our favorite wives looked like they enjoyed their time at Solider Field yesterday. “We go hard for our BEARS! #bearswin @mrsmichmarshall @ddforte789 @btm15 @mforte22 @martysaurusrex
All glory to God. Good win, on to the next one. Preciate all the fans! U guys were awesome. #beardown
— Shea McClellin (@SheaMcClellin) August 16, 2013
On Wednesday, Anthony Rizzo hosted his long awaited Cook-Off for Cancer fundraiser at Cafe Brauer. Kim DeJesus posted a picture of herself and her hubby at the event. “Dave’s group won the cook off for the most tips! I swear these guys get competitive over anything.”
Thank you to everyone that helped make last night possible. It was an amazing event! Thanks to the @Cubs ,my teammates, sponsors & family !
— Anthony Rizzo (@ARizzo44) August 15, 2013
The Cubs honored Ernie Banks this week as well. “Mr. Cub Ernie Banks was honored before tonight’s game for being named a recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. Congrats, Ernie!”
Meanwhile, the Sox got a new teammate.
Got another new teammate today!! She’s only 20ft pic.twitter.com/x1GFpMVXMk
— Jesse Crain (@JesseCrain) August 15, 2013
Basketball Without Boarders has been underway this week in Portugal. “Me @naterobinson @teejayregan & @kinghoops Loungin’ Before Dinner Last Night… #portugalswag #bwb #nbacares #holdat”
Lastly, Amanda and Bryan Bickell are still on their honeymoon and continue to post pictures sharing this normally intimate affair with the world, much to our pleasure. Amanda posted a picture of the newlyweds. “Greece :)”
That’s all we have for you this week, divas! Check back next week for the hottest social media posts!