| Aug 10, 2014
| 6:28 PM
Position battle: Kick returner
Eric Weems: The eighth-year vet was back for three of the five kickoffs the Bears received in Friday's exhibition opener. Michael Ford took the other two. Weems had returns of 21 and 23 yards with a touchback mixed in...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Shea McClellin at linebacker looked as out of place as McClellin at defensive end. How committed are the Bears to keeping him on the roster one more year? – @BillMiller1991 from Twitter
I don’t believe general manager Phil Emery is ready...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 10:08 PM
BOURBONNAIS — Remember back on July 23 when Bears quarterback Jay Cutler pulled into training camp in a white conversion van that seemed to be packed with crates full of both enthusiasm and patience?
Cutler clearly felt a swell of outside...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Position battle: Safety
Chris Conte: In his second practice since returning from the physically unable to perform list, Conte intercepted Jordan Palmer's underthrown wobbler in the end zone. The crowd cheered him — imagine that — as he...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 7:10 PM
BOURBONNAIS — Bears coach Marc Trestman spoke in broad, general terms at the conclusion of the exhibition opener Friday, but did single out one area that didn't require film review for evidence.
It's a delicate issue in training camp....
| Aug 12, 2014
| 5:45 PM
Position battle: Running back
Shaun Draughn: The veteran turned upfield after catching a pass during team drills. Cornerback Sherrick McManis ran beside Draughn and punched out the ball. The defense recovered the fumble. Draughn had only one carry for 2...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 4:56 PM
The Bears hope new receiver Santonio Holmes will be ready to see at least some game action Friday night in Seattle. But as of Tuesday coach Marc Trestman steered away from a definitive proclamation of Holmes' availability.
More than anything, Trestman...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 6:54 AM
The Bears' final 53-man roster has begun to crystallize after 14 training camp practices and two exhibition games. Players have two exhibitions and five full practices remaining to impress general manager Phil Emery, coach Marc Trestman and Trestman's...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Chicago Bears defensive end Willie Young won't play in Thursday's exhibition game against the Jacksonville Jaguars at Soldier Field. It's surprising because Young has not missed practice time due to injury since July 26.
The Bears would not give a...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 6:12 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears improved to 2-0 in preseason with a 20-19 victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars Thursday night at Soldier Field.
1. If the Bears were hoping for some clarity in the backup quarterback battle Thursday night, they&...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:39 PM
Danny McCray: McCray, 26, has run with the first-unit defense the last two practices, a move that's allowing coaches to get a more complete evaluation of his skills. In four seasons, McCray has made only 10 starts, used mostly...