| Jul 31, 2014
| 9:16 PM
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NFL Team Report - Chicago Bears - INSIDE SLANT
When a team finishes second in scoring, fifth in passing and eighth in total offense, there's not a lot of room for improvement.
The Chicago Bears' offense has focused in training camp...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:48 PM
BOURBONNAIS — As far as verbal stiff-arms go, Brandon Marshall's was Heismanesque.
Marshall responded to an interview request from a writer for the team's website Wednesday by speeding away in a golf cart. Talk about creating separation.
| Jul 12, 2014
| 2:12 PM
The Bears report to training camp July 24 following the direction of a calibrated organizational compass.
A year ago, Marc Trestman's first camp as coach featured all the baby steps inherent in implementing a new program. Since then, growth and...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 5:18 PM
The Bears believe Martellus Bennett is poised to build on his breakthrough first season with the team but seek a more dependable backup tight end.
Biggest offseason developments: In an 11-day span in March, the Bears re-signed Dante Rosario, released...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 11:20 AM
BOURBONNAIS — Chicago Bears right guard Kyle Long has been cleared to return to practice, the team said Wednesday morning.
Long will spend the next couple of days doing conditioning work, but could be back in pads by Saturday's scheduled...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 5:32 PM
BOURBONNAIS — The Bears on Wednesday returned to practice, their fifth of training camp. Here are some thoughts and observations from the session.
1. Michael Irvin, Hall of Fame receiver and NFL Network analyst, had a lot to say — as usual...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 11:38 AM
Jay Cutler is going to take chances. With his confidence in his arm strength and the catch radius of targets like Brandon Marshall, Alshon Jeffery and Martellus Bennett, Cutler has the green light to let it fly most of the time.
But in his development...
| Jul 17, 2014
| 6:08 PM
Wide receivers Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery provide quarterback Jay Cutler and the Bears with a powerful one-two punch, and big things are expected from second-year man Marquess Wilson.
Biggest offseason developments: The Bears gave Brandon...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 9:06 PM
By my count, over three Phil Emery drafts, and projecting starters for 2014, he has drafted eight offensive players for three starters, which is probably OK, but 11 defensive players for one starter (Jon Bostic or Shea McClellin) and that is a disaster. I...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Tom Thayer is preparing for his 18th season as the analyst for Bears radio broadcasts on WBBM-AM 780 and he has optimism a year after the offense set a franchise record for yardage.
With the Bears entering Year 2 under coach Marc Trestman, Thayer is...
| Apr 23, 2014
| 4:32 PM
The height and good hands of Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery helped them become the first pair of receivers in team history to make the Pro Bowl in the same season. Marquess Wilson, last year's seventh-round pick, is a leading candidate...