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  • Lance Briggs discusses Mel Tucker on his show

    Lance Briggs discusses Mel Tucker on his show
    Injured Chicago Bears linebacker Lance Briggs isn’t sure what fate awaits embattled defensive coordinator Mel Tucker at the end of the season, but the 12th-year veteran has enough experience to know that tenuous job security is a reality for coaches...
  • Lance Briggs: 'This is probably my last year as a Chicago Bear'

    Lance Briggs: 'This is probably my last year as a Chicago Bear'
    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...
  • 10 thoughts after Bears' loss to Lions

    10 thoughts after Bears' loss to Lions
    Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears fell 20-14 to the Detroit Lions on Sunday for their fourth consecutive loss. 1. In case of emergency, break glass. If you need a fire extinguisher, you can only hope it works after you break the glass. When you smash...
  • Lance Briggs bids farewell, backs Robbie Gould

    Lance Briggs bids farewell, backs Robbie Gould
    Bears linebacker Lance Briggs said farewell to Chicago and also weighed in on kicker Robbie Gould's remarks concerning the "Bear way" on his TV show Tuesday night. Briggs, who is in the final year of his Bears contract and isn't expected back, talked...
  • Bears scouting report: Buccaneers LB Lavonte David

    Information for this report was obtained from NFL scouts. Lavonte David is in his third season after being a second-round pick from Nebraska in 2012. He leads the Bucs with 115 tackles (14 for loss), more than twice as many as the next closest player on...
  • Ditka? Halas? Trestman? Ranking 10 best Bears coaches

    Ditka? Halas? Trestman? Ranking 10 best Bears coaches
    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...
  • Lance Briggs assumes blame for coverage breakdown

    Lance Briggs assumes blame for coverage breakdown
    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...
  • Bears assessing Lance Briggs', Kyle Fuller's injuries during quick turnaround

    Bears assessing Lance Briggs', Kyle Fuller's injuries during quick turnaround
    The Chicago Bears continued to assess the status of linebacker Lance Briggs and cornerback Kyle Fuller on Monday afternoon as they quickly regroup for Thursday morning's game against the Detroit Lions. Briggs (groin) and Fuller (knee) were injured in...
  • Bears rookie safety Brock Vereen has a lot to work on

    Upon reviewing Thursday's 34-17 loss to the Lions, Bears rookie safety Brock Vereen reached a predictable conclusion. In surrendering 383 passing yards, the secondary never made the impact it desired. "We had opportunities to make plays, we just didn'...
  • Fine performance against Vikings boosts confidence of Bears defense

    Fine performance against Vikings boosts confidence of Bears defense
    Mel Tucker had not fielded such an uplifting question in more than a month. So when a reporter asked the Bears' defensive coordinator what his unit did well Sunday in a 21-13 victory over the Vikings, he understandably detailed the entire checklist. "We...
  • Bears defense stressed accountability in players-only meeting last week

    Bears defense stressed accountability in players-only meeting last week
    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...