| Oct 12, 2014
| 7:17 PM
ATLANTA — Dinking and dunking is no way to go down the field with Jay Cutler.
The Bears didn't marry themselves to Cutler by guaranteeing him $54 million this offseason with a goal of turning him into a game manager, a term quarterbacks try to...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 7:42 PM
ATLANTA — Run it back as many times as you want. Each time you'll probably notice a little something extra to appreciate.
The protection. The route. The cannon throw.
The rhythm of the play. The circumstances.
Most of all, the energy it...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Is is just me, or are Roddy White and Julio Jones two of the biggest scaredy-cats in the NFL?
Did you see those alligator arms? Did you see those drops as they anticipated contact?
I never thought the Bears' secondary had a reputation as hitters....
| Oct 11, 2014
| 3:36 PM
The Bears aren't scoring as many points as they did last season.
It's one of the narratives being told to explain a two-game slide that has them 2-3 going into Sunday's game against the 2-3 Falcons at the Georgia Dome. The loser faces questions about an...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 7:01 AM
Welcome back to “The Blitz Package,” your weekly destination for notable news, nuggets and intriguing Chicago Bears storylines. This week’s topic: the offensive woes in the second half of Sunday’s 31-24 loss to the Panthers....
| Oct 6, 2014
| 6:40 PM
After last year’s prodigious offensive output it seemed likely to expect similar results this year. Obviously, to this point the offense has not come near expectations, especially in scoring. Beyond Martellus Bennett, Alshon Jeffery and Brandon...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 10:43 AM
The Chicago Bears blew a 14-point lead and committed three turnovers in the final 6:44 of a 31-24 road loss to the Carolina Panthers on Sunday.
Here are three things we learned about the Bears in Week 5:
1. Defenses expect Bears quarterback Jay Cutler...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 4:50 AM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. – Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears squandered a 14-point lead and lost to the Carolina Panthers 31-24 Sunday afternoon at Bank of America Stadium.
1. Like every other opponent, the Panthers were concerned about the big,...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 9:44 AM
The Tribune's Brad Biggs tackles readers' questions.
Seriously, how does Mel Tucker still have a job? -- @klaramee2 from Twitter
I get the angst over the performance of the defense in the loss to the Packers but this was a complete loss across the...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 10:15 PM
Nothing like a little dose of Aaron Rodgers to nuke all optimism and expectation.
The Bears now meet the reeling Panthers, losers of two straight by the air-tight margin of 46 points. The defense can't stop anybody, Cam Newton is moving at half speed...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 6:51 PM
The Bears can maximize the skill set of tight end Martellus Bennett in the red zone to create a one-on-one matchup against Panthers middle linebacker Luke Kuechly in Cover-2.
As shown here, the Bears have their Posse/11 personnel on the field (three...