| Oct 16, 2012
Only seven days before Robert Griffin III became the first rookie quarterback of the modern era to rush for 100 yards and two touchdowns, a blow to the head made him woozy enough to wonder whether he was RGIII, II or I.
"I still refuse to say I had a...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 2:06 PM
My advice for Phil Emery days before running his first NFL draft as Bears general manager is to address the receiver issue before anything else.
The receiver on Emery's telephone, that is. Make sure it works and everybody in the draft room knows who's...
| May 26, 2012
| 1:41 PM
After 14 holes, I risked the wrath of the golf gods by reminding Hunter Hillenmeyer he had yet to three-putt a green.
"Now that's a jinx," he said.
For seven-plus seasons, Hillenmeyer thrived as a Bears linebacker because of his mental toughness. A...
| Sep 21, 2010
| 4:32 PM
A Morton's employee helps Charles Tillman prepare for his role as a server at Tillman's fundraiser at Morton's on September 20, 2010 (Luis Arroyave / Chicago Tribune). The Bears' Johnny Knox got stuck with the most difficult task at the Celebrity...
| Jun 1, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Actor John Cusack watches intently during Game 2 of the Stanley Cup finals Monday. (Tasos Katopodis/Getty) Just like he did when attending the Blackhawks game on May 21, actor John Cusack tweeted his support for his hometown team from the United Center...
| Feb 28, 2011
| 10:45 PM
5 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Greg Jarrett
6:39 a.m. Glen Kozlowski shares his thoughts on the Bears cutting Tommie Harris and Hunter Hillenmeyer.
7:09 a.m. Tom Parsons, the founder of Bestfares.com, joins Greg with ways you can save on the price of an airline...
| Feb 26, 2011
| 11:17 AM
If neuropathologist Ann McKee finds that the brain of Dave Duerson is atrophied and stained with brown, it will be a sign the former Bears safety is the latest NFL player to be linked to a disease formerly associated mainly with boxers taking repeated...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 11:48 AM
[EDs note: With the British Open teeing off Thursday, it seemed like the perfect time to talk golf. Here's golf writer Teddy Greenstein on the ultimate self-invented assignment...]
It hit Brian Kelly midway through our round, after we had chatted about...
| Jan 28, 2012
| 4:04 PM
The question was one Hunter Hillenmeyer didn't want to answer.
It was 2010, and the Bears had just placed him on injured reserve after the third publicly documented concussion of his eight-year career. After meeting with reporters at Halas Hall, he was...
| Aug 21, 2008
| 10:33 PM
A visibly frustrated Hunter Hillenmeyer couldn't think of any way to put a positive spin on the Bears' defensive performance in Thursday night's 37-30 exhibition loss to San Francisco.
"I don't remember being a part of a worse effort by a defense," the...
| Sep 14, 2008
| 8:50 PM
Greg Olsen remained on the ground in disbelief, trying to comprehend how the second of two fumbles squirted through his usually sure hands.
There were plenty of reasons to explain how the Bears squandered a 17-3 lead and ended up losing 20-17 to Carolina...