| Jan 8, 2015
| 5:01 PM
With Ryan Pace officially hired Thursday as the Bears' new general manager, his first order of business will be accelerating the team's search for a new head coach.
Then Pace and his hand-picked coach will have to begin digging into their analysis of...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 5:48 AM
Lance Briggs’ groin injury could sideline him for “maybe a few weeks,” he said Tuesday night on his TV show on Comcast SportsNet. That means the Chicago Bears’ veteran linebacker likely will miss Thursday’s game against the...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 7:04 AM
DETROIT -- The Chicago Bears’ defense will be shorthanded Thursday at Ford Field. Neither linebacker Lance Briggs nor defensve tackle Jeremiah Ratliff will play against the Detroit Lions, both officially inactive for the game.
Briggs suffered a...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 8:42 PM
Bears defensive end Willie Young isn’t hiding his giddiness this week. He admits he’s eager to get back to Detroit for Thursday’s game against the Lions, looking forward to connecting with old teammates and hoping to leave Ford Field...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Lovie Smith was buttoned up and all business as usual following Sunday's 21-13 loss to the Bears.
The former Bears coach, who spent nine up-and-down years here, shrugged off any notion that personal emotions were involved in his return to Chicago as the...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 9:22 AM
Throughout this season, RedEye is picking the football brain of former Bears fullback Jason McKie. This week we asked him to reminisce about former teammate Lance Briggs, who because of an injury might not play for the Bears after this season. Here's what...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 6:14 PM
On Thursday night at Soldier Field, an offensive coordinator disguised as an NFL head coach will lead players he once struggled to connect with through a game that will remind fans in a passionate football city how lucky he is to still have his job.
| 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 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 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...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 7:41 PM
"I would rather spend the weekend in jail than watch that game again." — former Bears linebacker Doug Buffone, on his WSCR 670-AM postgame show last week.
Patrick Mannelly knew he was in for a Monday unlike any he had experienced. For 16 seasons...