| Dec 7, 2014
| 9:38 AM
This is where it gets ugly. Or awkward. Or uncomfortably tense. Or all of the above.
The Chicago Bears are 5-8. Their playoff hopes have been blown to smithereens. And the direction of the organization is under heavy scrutiny with everyone from the head...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 6:45 PM
Jay Cutler's relationship with offensive coordinator Aaron Kromer went under the microscope Friday. But the quarterback was also asked about his rapport with receiver Brandon Marshall, who went on the radio earlier in the week and added to the 2014 Cutler...
| Dec 14, 2014
| 3:11 PM
Maybe the biggest revelation in a bombshell day Friday at Halas Hall was the admission by Jay Cutler that with extreme scrutiny on the future of coach Marc Trestman and his coaching staff, he cannot be certain about his own status.
"That's a fair...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 7:33 PM
DETROIT — Get away from playing last-place teams. Get back to the reality of this Bears season.
A modest two-game winning streak against the down-and-out Buccaneers and scuffling Vikings was extinguished in the second quarter Thursday when the...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 6:28 PM
Phil Emery left no room for ambiguity. When the Bears general manager was asked on Oct. 27 why the offense could not sustain drives or consistently make big plays, he asserted where the problem lay.
"The key is we have to achieve a better run-pass...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 10:22 PM
Jay Cutler seemed to spend more time chatting with Drew Brees on the field than he did with the local media after the Bears' 31-15 loss to the Saints on Monday night at Soldier Field.
"We were just talking about family and kids," Brees confided. "We get...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 3:58 PM
The Bears’ 41-28 loss to the Cowboys on Thursday night at Soldier Field was the team’s sixth defeat this season by 10 points or more and the third in which they fell behind by at least 28. Still, Bears coach Marc Trestman asserted Friday...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 8:44 AM
Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford came to his postgame news conference Thursday with a comfortable smile and a spring in his step, looking like a man with his confidence restored.
After a three-game November stretch in which his offense totaled only 35...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 9:52 PM
The Chicago Bears played a prime time game Monday night against a 5-8 opponent with a struggling defense and still couldn't keep from tripping over themselves. The Bears fell behind 24-0 after three quarters, then staggered to a 31-15 loss to the New...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 8:28 PM
If nothing else, Erik Kramer should stay atop the Bears' record book for single-season passing yards and touchdowns.
There will not be any more hollow statistics for Jay Cutler to accumulate in a season gone wrong after the quarterback was benched...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 4:45 PM
Jake Delhomme's work day usually started before sunrise. The Panthers quarterback from 2003-09 would pull into team headquarters around 6 a.m. and grab a cup of coffee, maybe loosen up in the hot tub. Then he'd settle into the film room to continue...