| 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 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...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 4:47 PM
This was supposed to be the end of the line for the Dallas Cowboys, the season when America's Team finally admitted it needed to make drastic changes, starting with the head coach and the quarterback.
The Cowboys hadn't been in the playoffs or won the...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 5:49 PM
It must have been nearly irresistible for Cowboys owner Jerry Jones to pass on the chance to draft Johnny Football. How did the NFL's merciless marketing maven miss on a Texas-born money-maker like quarterback Johnny Manziel?
Somewhere in Jerryland a...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 9:03 AM
Dallas Cowboys (8-4) at Chicago Bears (5-7)
Tonight: 8:25 p.m. ET, at Soldier Field, Chicago.
TV: NFL Network, Jim Nantz, Phil Simms, Tracy Wolfson
Keys to the game: Cowboys RB DeMarco Murray, the NFL's leading rusher with 1,427 yards and nine 100-...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 8:11 PM
As the Bears entered the final quarter of their season Thursday (sorry to go all Lovie Smith on you there), generating excitement for Bears-Dallas proved tough at first.
The playoffs are pretty much out the window for the Bears. There isn’t a...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 8:07 PM
A half sack.
That's all the Dallas Cowboys' defensive line has managed to produce through three games. It's embarrassing to the point that Tyrone Crawford admitted it's tough to look in the mirror some days.
"Right now, we can't even put a full sack...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 4:26 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears’ season ended Sunday with a 13-9 loss to the Minnesota Vikings at TCF Bank Stadium, the eighth loss in the last 10 games and likely the end of the Marc Trestman era.
1. Has Marc Trestman been using the wrong...
| Oct 20, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears continued their winless ways at Soldier Field, losing to the Miami Dolphins 27-14 on Sunday in a poor game all the way around.
1. The Bears were so ineffective offensively in the first half, they ran only 18 plays as...
| Oct 24, 2014
| 9:54 AM
Stephen Paea has been playing at a high level and in some ways may make you forget about the loss of Henry Melton. I know it's only seven games into the season, but in a vacuum, who would you rather have on the Bears? -- Elijah, Chicago, from email ...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 10:38 AM
Chicago Bears columnist Brad Biggs tackles readers' questions:
Q. What’s your take on Lance Briggs missing practice Monday for his restaurant opening? – @steveoatms from Twitter
A. For starters, I don’t think Briggs’ whereabouts...