Theo Epstein as a Bears executive? ‘He won three World Series. Yeah, he’s ready for a Super Bowl,’ Joe Maddon says.

CHICAGO — Theo Epstein is a free agent, and Joe Maddon believes his former boss has the choice of doing “whatever he wants.” “Honestly, whatever he wants to do,” Maddon said Friday during a conference call. “Whether it’s something within the baseball industry, whether he wants to be something in politics, if he wants to get into private sector, businesswise, there’s isn’t anything he can’t do.” Maddon worked five seasons as Chicago Cubs manager under Epstein, who hired Maddon in October 2014. The Cubs ended a 107-year championship drought under Maddon in 2016, but he left the organization when…

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