| Sep 9, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Welcome back to “The Blitz Package,” your weekly destination for notable news, nuggets and intriguing Chicago Bears storylines. This week’s topic: the dreaded jaunt to the San Francisco Bay area.
The Bears’ first road trip of the...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 4:39 AM
The Pro Football Hall of Fame displays more busts of Bears greats than any other team. But there is only one enshrined quarterback, Sid Luckman, who threw his last pass 64 years ago. Since then, there has been no shortage of Bears quarterbacks who were...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:33 AM
Supermodel Kate Upton and the Detroit Tigers’ Justin Verlander went out for a nice dinner in Chicago the night before news spread that they were one of many celebrities who had their nude photos hacked and leaked online.
The couple had dinner...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 3:40 PM
One of the most feared defensive players in Bears history doesn't think teams respected the team's defense last season, and that bothered him.
"If I'm on a golf team and you've got some guy that's a 12-handicap hack, you're saying to yourself, 'I don'...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 10:19 AM
The Deseret News reports: It took 37 years, but former Bears quarterback Jim McMahon finally has finished up his degree requirements for graduation from Brigham Young.
McMahon, 55, was only a few credit hours shy of graduation when he left BYU in 1982...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 7:45 PM
Welcome back to “The Blitz Package,” your weekly destination for notable news, nuggets and intriguing Chicago Bears storylines. This week’s topic: the art of the comeback.
Face it, at some point Sunday night, you probably lost hope...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 4:05 AM
Six members of the storied 1985 Chicago Bears threw a legal penalty flag Friday, filing a lawsuit to prevent non-charitable uses of the “Super Bowl Shuffle” music video.
The lawsuit was filed in Cook County Circuit Court on behalf of “...
| May 21, 2014
| 11:09 AM
Keith Van Horne isn’t sure where exactly to direct his anger.
More than 20 years after the end of his standout career as an offensive tackle for the Chicago Bears, Van Horne can say for certain he feels he was mistreated by trusted team...
| Jul 15, 2014
Chicago football fans need no reminding of the danger the game poses to the brains of players. Former Bears All-Pro safety Dave Duerson dramatized it when he committed suicide in 2011, shooting himself in the chest. He wanted his brain to be intact so...
| Jun 23, 2014
| 6:48 PM
Bears kicker Robbie Gould and recently retired long snapper Patrick Mannelly just can't stay away from each other.
The two teamed up for Gould's Celebrity Golf Invitational at Conway Farms in Lake Forest on Monday, benefiting Gould's charity, The...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 6:46 PM
Jim McMahon recalls hanging out with former Super Bowl XX Bears teammate Dave Duerson about a month before Duerson committed suicide, shooting himself in the chest Feb. 17, 2011.
“He was a lot more quiet than I originally had known him to be,&...