| Dec 25, 2011
| 8:45 PM
If the NFL really wanted to back up all its big talk about parity, it would’ve made Josh McCown quarterback the Packers.
Sorry, but I wasn’t impressed, no matter what the final yardage was. McCown threw two interceptions when it mattered, and...
| Dec 17, 2012
| 6:18 PM
It didn't take Aaron Rodgers long to notice Tim Jennings wasn't playing.
The Packers quarterback went at Jennings' replacement at left cornerback, Kelvin Hayden, and Hayden's replacement at nickel back, D.J. Moore, repeatedly. Neither made a play in...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 5:01 PM
The Bears will show some Cover-2 "deep" inside the red zone Thursday night, rushing four, dropping seven into coverage and trying to force the ball underneath to the flat.
To counter that, Aaron Rodgers and the Packers will align players out of position...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 8:50 PM
Less than two minutes remained in the first half when the Bears took over on their on their 37-yard line, tied at 7-7.
Then there was Jay Cutler, shaking his head, hands up in there air, look of exasperation on his face after throwing an interception...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 7:16 PM
Instead of watching the Packers in a wild-card playoff game Saturday night, you could have been watching the Bears.
All the Bears needed to still be playing was for the Packers to beat the Vikings on Sunday when they were three-point favorites.
| Sep 16, 2012
| 1:58 PM
When push comes to shove, Jay Cutler and J'Marcus Webb should settle their differences away from the prying eyes of a national television audience.
Cutler's most recent public display of dissatisfaction has Bears fans and the rest of the NFL talking...
| Dec 21, 2012
The big-picture stuff going on in Lake Forest is juicier than it has been in years. To my delight, that's not going to change for many weeks.
Who coaches the Bears in 2013 is a much more meaningful, more layered conversation than if Lovie Smith's...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 10:21 PM
INDIANAPOLIS - A type of indoor fall foliage consisted of a scattering of blue, hints of green, along with shades of pink and orange.
The two former were obvious. They represented the two teams on the field at Lucas Oil Stadium on Sunday afternoon as the...
| Oct 27, 2012
| 8:53 PM
Do fans owe their support to teams?
It's a question frequently debated on great sports talk shows (such as, oh I don't know, say The Beat of Sports, hosted by Marc Daniels from 9 a.m. to noon weekdays on 740 the Game).
Bill Johnston thinks so.
| Jul 28, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Reporters from around the Tribune Co. weigh in on the topic. Check back throughout the day for more responses and feel free to leave a comment of your own. Sam Farmer, Los Angeles Times The Bengals now have the NFL’s......
| Dec 20, 2013
| 3:25 PM
Dec 20 (The Sports Xchange) - Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was officially ruled out of Sunday's game against the visiting Pittsburgh Steelers.
Rodgers, recovering from a broken collarbone that has sidelined him for the past six weeks, took...