| Jan 16, 2013
| 8:48 PM
I spent Wednesday afternoon looking over old game plans and going through worn notebooks in my home office after the Bears hired Marc Trestman as their coach.
I started with Andy Reid's offense, then Jon Gruden's and Sean Payton's. My notes on route...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 7:25 PM
Sitting there listening to Marc Trestman elucidate at his introductory news conference at Halas Hall, the vision appeared.
Jay Cutler, career year in 2013.
Yes, I saw it. Of that I am certain.
OK, so I've seen purple elephants before. Trestman wasn'...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 5:35 PM
Around 10 a.m. on the first day of 2013, Bears general manager Phil Emery will appear at Halas Hall and declare the organization's New Year's resolution to change the way they chase Super Bowls.
Well, Emery likely won't use those exact words. But his...
| Dec 31, 2012
| 9:13 PM
Los Angeles Times
I don't see Andy Reid taking a break from coaching, considering he hopped right back into it in the immediate aftermath of his son's death. He's a workaholic, and that almost certainly helps him cope...
| Jan 20, 2013
| 11:45 AM
So far this offseason, there have been 29 coaching moves made with the latest coming when the University of Oregon announced that Mark Helfrich was being promoted to head coach. With that in mind, here is our updated look at the coaching hires with...
| Dec 19, 2012
| 3:58 PM
What do you think about Chip Kelly as the next head coach for the Bears? Would his offense work in the NFL? I hope you'll agree with me on this -- whoever the next head coach is, it absolutely must be an offensive coach. -- Alex Dovzhenko, Beardstown
| Dec 20, 2012
| 5:26 PM
This is not exactly a story about Tim Tebow's dream dying. That's what has happened, of course. He's done as an NFL quarterback. The past few days have decided that, once and for all.
Dolphins fans can smirk about the New York Jets' comical finish and...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 2:40 PM
Jets fans, you have my condolences.
Now that your former blockbuster cornerback Darrelle Revis plans to collect state income tax-free checks from the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, your football team is officially in purgatory. It's an experience sports...
| Apr 26, 2013
Dressed comfortably for a long Thursday night in blue jeans and a Bears jacket, team Chairman George McCaskey entered Halas Hall and promptly placed a stack of 2013 pocket schedules on the receptionist's desk.
Nothing else the Bears...
| Apr 25, 2013
| 7:06 PM
DAVIE - How 'bout a big round of applause for Jeff Ireland?
Come on, folks. This was a good night for the Dolphins general manager. It was exactly the kind of first-round surprise the Dolphins haven't sprung in years and precisely what you wanted....
| Apr 4, 2013
| 8:07 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- One of the criticisms EJ Manuel's detractors constantly hurled his way when he was at Florida State had to do with accuracy. Some were particularly concerned about his ability to complete passes deep downfield.
It was one of several...