| Nov 9, 2014
| 10:14 PM
GREEN BAY — You're on the clock, Bears Chairman George McCaskey.
Call the family together. Close the doors. Discuss the future. It's time.
It's time to re-evaluate everything: your team president, Ted Phillips; your general manager, Phil Emery;...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:25 PM
With 13 minutes, 22 seconds left in the third quarter of Sunday's game at Lambeau Field, the Packers sent Tim Masthay out to punt. It seemed like a novelty.
After all, at that point the Packers had gone 14 possessions against the Bears this season...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 8:34 PM
The Arizona Cardinals could pull off a season sweep.
Not only is Bruce Arians on track for his second NFL coach-of-the-year award in three seasons, but also Todd Bowles, the team's defensive coordinator, is prominent in the conversation for assistant...
| Nov 18, 2014
PHILADELPHIA — It was just as painful to watch the second time, but Chip Kelly said he won't be haunted by the memories of the worst game the Eagles have played in the season-and-a-half that he's coached the NFL team.
On Monday, Kelly sat...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 4:36 PM
Henry Melton is the one who got away from the Bears, a draft pick who panned out to become a high-level player they couldn't get under contract long term.
The defensive tackle returns Thursday night as the leader of the Cowboys pass rush. Although he...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 4:48 PM
Last week: 9-7 (6-9-1 against the spread). Season: 122-69-1 (100-91-1 against the spread).
at Bengals (8-3-1)
Bengals by 3 (over/under 47)
Ben Roethlisberger has owned Ohio, and the Steelers play teams in their division...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 10:17 PM
The Times' NFL writer, Sam Farmer, examines this week's matchups. Lines according to Glantz-Culver (O/U = over/under). Last week's record 8-8 (.500); season 153-86-1 (.640). Using point spreads with the scores Farmer predicted, the record against the...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 4:15 PM
For an autopsy of what went wrong for the Bears in Sunday's 38-17 loss to the Packers at Soldier Field, you could sort through a series of frustrating plays in which multiple levels of the defense failed simultaneously.
Take for example the 22-yard...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 6:16 AM
The Bears are in disarray at the end of coach Marc Trestman's second season and general manager Phil Emery's third. At 5-10, they must beat the Vikings on the road Sunday to avoid their worst record since 2004 — but their problems are deeper than...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 6:42 PM
One small stomp for man, one giant gulp for the Detroit Lions.
The NFL on Monday suspended Detroit center Dominic Raiola one game for stomping on the ankle of Chicago defensive tackle Ego Ferguson the day before.
That means the Lions will be without...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 6:36 AM
Information for this report was obtained from NFL scouts.
Jordy Nelson has experienced a little bit of feast or famine this season. The wide receiver is putting together a fine year as Aaron Rodgers' go-to target with 50 receptions for 737 yards and six...