| Sep 2, 2014
| 6:41 PM
History suggests preseason football bores Lance Briggs as much as the rest of us.
On the first day of training camp before the 2011 season, for instance, Briggs stopped me in a parking lot and smiled. The two of us crossed paths on the campus of...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 1:31 AM
SEATTLE — The sun-splashed, 75-degree evening that welcomed the Bears to the Pacific Northwest on Friday offered a reminder that this is August, when the games don't count in the standings. It's a reminder they sorely needed when looking up at the ...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:54 PM
The NFL passed along a memo to teams Tuesday with rubber-stamped approval for expanding practice squads from eight to 10 players this season, a move that will go into effect immediately and will essentially open up 64 new job opportunities around the...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 6:54 AM
The Bears' final 53-man roster has begun to crystallize after 14 training camp practices and two exhibition games. Players have two exhibitions and five full practices remaining to impress general manager Phil Emery, coach Marc Trestman and Trestman's...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 12:18 PM
Jay Cutler is far and away the Chicago Bears' highest-paid player, averaging $18 million a season, but the quarterback didn't even crack the top 10 of Madden 15's player ratings.
Cutler's favorite target, Brandon Marshall, took that honor with a 96...
| Sep 15, 2014
| 6:40 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears rallied in the fourth quarter Sunday to hand the host San Francisco 49ers a 28-20 loss.
1. The defense has been under fire. It didn’t play well last season, didn’t make enough splash plays in preseason...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 6:22 PM
Before 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick became a star and, along with several contemporary athletic quarterbacks, changed how his position can help a team's rushing attack, he made his first career start against the Bears on a Monday night in November...
| Sep 7, 2014
| 2:08 PM
And so ends the Bears’ 2014 season. Thanks for coming, everybody.
Jay Cutler stunk. Brandon Marshall stunk. The run defense stunk. The pass rush stunk. Against one of the worst teams you could imagine. At home.
Beep, beep, drive home safely....
| Sep 8, 2014
"We've got to watch the tape," was the common refrain in the Bears' locker room.
So go ahead and pick one.
The game tape from Sunday's 23-20 overtime letdown to the Bills, who came to Chicago and won for the first time ever, or choose one from the...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 12:10 PM
Ravens wide receiver Marlon Brown on Friday was added to the injury report as questionable and didn't practice due to a knee injury.
Brown tore his anterior cruciate ligament a year ago while playing for the University of Georgia and the knee still ...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 9:04 AM
If Steelers with their cap can make a trade, is it realistic the Bears could go outside for defensive line help? -- @jtbbears from Twitter
You are referring to the Steelers having less than $2 million in cap room and their acquisition of offensive...