| Dec 29, 2014
| 7:46 PM
The Bears' purge Monday did not include most of Marc Trestman's coaching staff.
Only offensive coordinator Aaron Kromer was fired along with Trestman and general manager Phil Emery. Each assistant under contract for 2015 — including defensive...
| Dec 24, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Bears linebacker Lance Briggs said farewell to Chicago and also weighed in on kicker Robbie Gould's remarks concerning the "Bear way" on his TV show Tuesday night.
Briggs, who is in the final year of his Bears contract and isn't expected back, talked...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 8:20 PM
The weight of unmet expectations and inconsistent performance finally fell on Jay Cutler Wednesday.
The Bears, in the death throes of their wrecked season, benched him and planned to start Jimmy Clausen against the Lions on Sunday. It’s a...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Kyle Long said he found out via Twitter on Wednesday night that Jay Cutler would be benched for Sunday's game against the Lions.
"Not ideal," Long said succinctly on Thursday.
Bears tight end teammate Martellus Bennett said he learned of the change...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 4:48 PM
If the McCaskey family has a referendum on Phil Emery, quarterback Jay Cutler surely will be a topic of debate.
Given the money involved, it's difficult to imagine ownership was thrilled with Marc Trestman's decision to bench Cutler last week and it's...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 5:40 PM
Veteran Bears kicker Robbie Gould passionately defended quarterback Jay Cutler on Monday and was critical of the dysfunction that has occurred this season under coach Marc Trestman during an interview on WSCR-AM 670.
Gould, who also said his right...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 12:39 PM
Jay Cutler is once again the starting quarterback for the Chicago Bears. Just like that.
In yet another surprise twist in a season full of unpredictability, the Bears announced Monday afternoon that Cutler would start their regular-season finale...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 7:35 AM
George McCaskey returned from Minnesota on Sunday night determined to change the course of the Bears.
Now, McCaskey will.
Described as angry and frustrated by one source close to the situation, the Bears chairman awoke Monday morning empowered by the...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 3:57 AM
When Jay Cutler left Soldier Field on Sunday, shortly after the Bears fell to 5-10 with a Cutler-less loss to the Lions, he was under the impression that the 2014 season would end with him wearing a parka and holding a clipboard.
| Dec 19, 2014
| 5:06 PM
The Bears' game plan for quarterback Jimmy Clausen's first start won't be as comprehensive as what they customarily installed for deposed starter Jay Cutler, coach Marc Trestman said Friday.
"Probably not the quantity of plays because we haven't had...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 2:23 PM
MINNEAPOLIS – A week after Mike Shanahan said he believes in Jay Cutler, the quarterback spoke up on behalf of his former coach, who has made it clear he’s looking to get back into the NFL.
“He’s a heck of a coach,”...