| Nov 20, 2014
| 5:13 PM
Lance Briggs weighed in with his three all-time greatest Bears coaches this week when he ranked George Halas, Mike Ditka and Lovie Smith at the top.
This reporter has been around here a little longer than Briggs. In fact, Halas once invited me to sit...
| Nov 19, 2014
| 6:52 PM
It wasn't really a mutiny of any kind. The suggestion, Jared Allen said, actually came from Bears defensive coordinator Mel Tucker himself.
With the defense in need of resuscitation after humiliating losses to the Patriots and Packers, Bears defensive...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 6:17 PM
Marc Trestman acknowledged the Bears' clock management in the final minutes of the second quarter should have been handled better Sunday.
The Bears failed to maximize their timeouts, so an opportunity to, at the minimum, push to get into field-goal...
| Nov 14, 2014
| 10:45 PM
The Vikings and offensive coordinator Norv Turner will test the eye discipline of the Bears defense with packaged plays that allow rookie quarterback Teddy Bridgewater to target the middle of the field off the mesh point read.
As shown here, the Vikings...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 2:02 PM
Chicago Bears linebacker Lance Briggs on Wednesday assumed blame for an incorrect pre-snap check that led to a coverage breakdown on the Green Bay Packers' 73-yard touchdown pass in Sunday night's 55-14 defeat.
On the play, cornerback Tim Jennings...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 6:25 AM
It’s possible Marc Trestman actually believes his assistant coaches are excellent and his locker room is in a good place a day after the Packers torched his team.
But could there be another scenario?
I never met a conspiracy I didn’t...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 10:18 PM
GREEN BAY — Apparently, there is no such thing as rock bottom for the 2014 Bears. Every time Aaron Rodgers dropped back to pass in the first half Sunday night, a new low seemed possible. Many times it became reality. Down and down the Bears plunged,...
| Nov 8, 2014
| 6:35 AM
For a brief moment Wednesday Lance Briggs lost himself in reminiscence, mentally scrolling through 11 years of memories at Lambeau Field and tracking the good vibes all the way back to Week 14 of 2003.
Briggs was just an emerging Bears rookie then,...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 6:20 AM
Did Marc Trestman hear what Lance Briggs said?
Not the stuff about this season probably being his last as a Bear. That has been obvious the last couple years. When his contract is up, that’s it.
No, did the head coach who supposedly has lost the...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 7:48 AM
The Chicago Bears (3-5) return from their week off needing a win Sunday night to save their season. They will have to get it at Lambeau Field against the Green Bay Packers (5-3), who outlasted them early and whipped them late in a 38-17 victory at Soldier...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 1:35 PM
Chicago Bears linebacker Lance Briggs insists he’s ready to return to action. This week. With few if any limitations.
After missing three games with an injury to his ribs and then recharging over the team’s off week, Briggs wants it known...