| Mar 24, 2014
| 5:51 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Ten days into free agency, the Bears went to the contract of Jay Cutler to create an additional $4 million in salary-cap room for 2014.
The Bears restructured Cutler’s contract Friday, converting $5 million of his $22.5 million...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 6:31 AM
Jared Allen has recorded double-digit sacks in each of the last seven seasons. That’s a right defensive end the way it oughta be.
The way Julius Peppers used to be.
The way the Bears need one to be.
Even before introducing new defensive end...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Running back Matt Forte no doubt is pleased the Bears are bringing back cornerback Charles Tillman and he hopes defensive tackle Henry Melton will return too.
In any case, he has confidence in general manager’s Phil Emery’s plan to rebuild a...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 1:20 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. – A productive rookie season for Jordan Mills will earn the Chicago Bears right tackle a hefty check in 2016.
The NFL Management Council shared each club's performance-based pay distributions for the 2013 season Monday and Mills, a...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 10:34 AM
Soldier Field in March may be just as brutal as a December football game.
The Hawks on Friday will test the outdoor ice rink on the field before the Coors Light NHL Stadium Series matchup with Pittsburgh on Saturday.
Playing in Chicago has turned some...
| Jan 27, 2014
| 6:01 PM
NEW YORK — Never let it be said in Chicago that Jay Cutler cannot help a team get to the Super Bowl.
Just look at the Broncos.
Peyton Manning isn't the only quarterback Denver can thank for wide receivers Demaryius Thomas and Eric Decker...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Down, set… shop!
NFL free agency opens this week, and with the salary cap set at $133 million per team, each club has $10 million more in buying power than it did last season.
Although the signing period doesn't begin until Tuesday at 1 p.m....
| Feb 10, 2014
| 7:21 PM
In more than a decade covering the Bears, no question made me more uneasy than the one I asked back in 2003 of former defensive tackle Bryan Robinson, who was falsely accused of sexually assaulting another man.
Police executed a search warrant at...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 1:48 PM
Devin Hester, you were ridiculous.
The key word is were.
In 134 kickoff and punt returns over the past two seasons for the Bears, Hester took it back all the way once. That's not ridiculous. That's replaceable.
Appreciate a career worthy of the Hall...
| Mar 1, 2014
| 9:36 PM
Inside the snow globe that Soldier Field became on a Saturday night made for an outdoor hockey game between the Blackhawks and Penguins, stars Patrick Kane and Jonathan Toews stood pensively with their teammates for the national anthem.
| Jan 29, 2014
| 8:09 AM
Thank you, Brian Urlacher.
If the Bears can’t be in the Super Bowl, if the Bears can’t get themselves to this week, then at least an ex-Bear can offer us some entertaining cattiness.
And believe me, this season’s Bears could never be...