| Nov 28, 2014
| 10:43 PM
The Bears didn't fail as much in the running game in Thursday's 31-17 road loss to the Lions as they abandoned it.
Choosing not to run into what they clearly figured was a brick wall, coach Marc Trestman tried to direct the offense around the talented...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 9:57 PM
Bears receiver Brandon Marshall left Soldier Field in an ambulance Thursday night, headed for a nearby hospital after suffering what was announced as an injury to his ribs in the second quarter against the Cowboys.
After making a 15-yard catch to...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 11:09 AM
The Chicago Bears’ season disintegrated in spectacular fashion Sunday night in a 55-14 loss to the Green Bay Packers. Stunningly, the Bears managed to sink lower than their 51-23 loss to the New England Patriots in Week 8. They appeared totally lost...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 3:22 PM
What does a 5-8 record mean in today's NFL? For the Bears, it means major frustration at the tail end of a disappointing season. For the Saints, it means a share of the NFC South lead and a realistic chance to host a playoff game on the first weekend of...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 5:15 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears fell 20-14 to the Detroit Lions on Sunday for their fourth consecutive loss. 1. In case of emergency, break glass. If you need a fire extinguisher, you can only hope it works after you break the glass. When you smash...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 5:22 PM
The failed fake punt had nothing to do with the final outcome of the Bears' 31-15 loss to the Saints on Monday night at Soldier Field.
Despite plum field position, the Saints wound up punting and soon after that the Bears pinned the Saints back on their...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 7:30 PM
For a few fleeting moments Sunday, quarterback Jimmy Clausen and the Bears offense created the spark Marc Trestman coveted in benching Jay Cutler. They flashed Soldier Field back a year to happier times, when the coach was a celebrated figure because...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 5:23 PM
Sitting in front of his locker stall late Sunday afternoon, Bears receiver Alshon Jeffery patted the front of his chest. Jeffery wanted the culpability for the Bears' 10th loss, a 20-14 stumble against the Lions.
"That's my fault," he said. "Blame...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 5:39 PM
Too hot: Alshon Jeffery
Friday at Halas Hall, Jeffery was reminded of his prolific track record against the Vikings — namely his 12-catch, 249-yard, two-touchdown effort at the Metrodome in Week 13 last season. "Hopefully I can have another game...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears ended their three-game losing streak Sunday with a 21-13 victory over the Minnesota Vikings at Soldier Field.
1. It sure looked like a here-they-go-again moment. The Bears were trailing 3-0 and had moved the ball a...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 12:48 PM
Chicago Bears receivers Brandon Marshall (right ankle) and Alshon Jeffery (hamstring) returned to practice Thursday with limited participation. They are expected to play Sunday against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Soldier Field.