| 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...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 8:39 PM
BOURBONNAIS—Here are some thoughts and observations from Bears practice on Thursday.
1. The defensive front seven was more disruptive than it has been in any practice so far. Throughout team drills, regardless of which level of the depth chart was...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 10:50 AM
BOURBONNAIS--The overhauled Bears defense made its debut at training camp Friday morning, giving fans a peek at the unit's preliminary two-deep depth chart, which took shape as follows:
RDE: Jared Allen, Trevor Scott
LDE: Lamarr Houston, Willie...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 10:36 AM
The Sports Xchange
By Frank Cooney, The Sports Xchange
TSX picks potential HOF players on each roster
Every day somebody -- including the media, players and coaches -- casually refers to a current star as a "future Hall of Famer."
Most of the time...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 6:25 PM
The Bears' 2013 season came to a heartbreaking end with a 33-28 last-minute loss to the Packers on Dec. 29, a defeat that cost them the NFC North title and kept them out of the playoffs for the sixth time in seven seasons.
That was a demoralizing finish...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:10 PM
In the topsy-turvy world of the NFL, where you often find a worst-to-first story, the Bears have managed to do something difficult since their last Super Bowl appearance.
They have found a way to hang around mediocre most of that period: Never quite...
| Jul 12, 2014
| 2:12 PM
The Bears report to training camp July 24 following the direction of a calibrated organizational compass.
A year ago, Marc Trestman's first camp as coach featured all the baby steps inherent in implementing a new program. Since then, growth and...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 4:49 PM
There are lots of linebacking question marks to address during camp, starting with Shea McClellin's position switch.
Biggest offseason developments: The Bears announced that Shea McClellin would be moving from defensive end to linebacker, trading in his...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 5:47 PM
The Bears are prohibited from tackling or donning shoulder pads until training camp, but that didn’t stop tempers from flaring during Tuesday’s organized team activities practice at Halas Hall.
Tight end Martellus Bennett and defensive end...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 1:11 PM
If the Chicago Bears have an idea how they will line up at linebacker when practice opens next month in training camp, they’re not ready to say just yet.
A day after coach Marc Trestman called D.J. Williams the “lead dog” to win the...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 7:07 PM
Brock Vereen will be the first to tell you he's still a rookie and that he barely has been through four weeks of offseason practices in his NFL career. So he knows his assessments may not carry grand weight.
But the Bears safety can say with...