| 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 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...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 7:24 AM
As Packers coach Mike McCarthy prepares for his ninth season the rest of the NFC North is in the reloading process to make a run at his team.
The Packers are coming off their third consecutive division title and have had three such stretches now —...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 10:55 AM
Sporting a beard that looked more suitable for the playoffs than the summer, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler strolled North Avenue Beach before his charity sand volleyball tournament Friday during one of his final days of the offseason.
Even on a...
| 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...
| 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...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Hoping you might put a question to Phil Emery at some point. In light of his talent and athleticism, any thoughts on moving Kyle Long to the tackle position, specifically left tackle? My thinking is he is too talented for guard especially after reading...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 5:11 AM
I've become convinced Miami Dolphins fans have battered wife syndrome when it comes to quarterback talk.
Anytime anyone objectively discusses a Dolphins quarterback since Dan Marino South Florida fans become ultra sensitive. Their panties get in a bunch...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 4:57 PM
Bernie Kosar says he’s considering getting involved in coaching, and his observation of quarterback Jay Cutler and the Bears on Wednesday seemed to advance that notion.
The former quarterback who played mainly for the Browns in a 12-year NFL...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 11:30 AM
ESPN's Mike Sando sure knows how we like to fill our Ravens downtime — with talk of just how elite quarterback Joe Flacco is.
The ESPN writer polled a number of NFL sources and asked a total of 28 to grade each of the league’s starting...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 6:25 PM
The Bears' 2013 season came to a heartbreaking end with a 33-28 last-minute loss to the Packers on Dec. 29, a defeat that cost them the NFC North title and kept them out of the playoffs for the sixth time in seven seasons.
That was a demoralizing finish...