| Sep 22, 2013
| 9:51 PM
Marc Trestman’s play-calling looked scared in the second half Sunday. The Bears' rookie coach looked like he was hoping and praying the clock would run out while his team still had the lead against the desperate Steelers.
This from a coach who has...
| Sep 23, 2013
| 5:18 PM
Just before the Bears' Week 1 victory over Cincinnati began, the NFL Network's pregame show ran a package featuring clips of all six brand-new rookie NFL head coaches. The montage featured your typical yawps and bellows from eager, young coaches looking...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 11:11 PM
Scoreboard -- Nov. 6, 2013 |TV SPORTS|
Soccer--UEFA Europa League, Swansea City at Kuban, 11 a.m. (FS1); UEFA Europa League, Sheriff at Tottenham, 2 p.m. (FS1); MLS Playoffs, 7 p.m. (NBCSN); MLS Playoffs, 7:30 p.m. (ESPN2)
Tennis--ATP World Tour...
| Nov 9, 2013
| 10:47 PM
Soccer--Premier League, Newcastle at Tottenham, 5:55 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Manchester City at Sunderland, 8 a.m. (NBCSN); Premier League, Arsenal at Manchester United, 10:05 a.m. (NBCSN); Women’s National Teams,...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 6:02 PM
Lions 21, Bears19
Strategy: The Bears offense has a different look to it under new coach Marc Trestman, who was known as an offensive innovator in the CFL. The Bears use a vertical passing attack to take advantage of strong-armed quarterback Jay...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 6:54 PM
Charles Tillman's departure from the 2013 season feels like the final, wretched piece in an unnatural, reverse transformation. Think of a butterfly rewinding backward into a larvae or caterpillar state until you have the pupa that is the Bears devolved...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 6:45 AM
The first place Emmy Rossum had dinner while in Chicago this week to film exterior scenes for the upcoming season Showtime’s “Shameless” was Sunda. Rossum dined at Sunda on Sunday and then plugged the Asian restaurant on Twitter, as...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 1:33 PM
The Ravens were without four defensive starters today as they practiced in preparation for Sunday's game against the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field.
Nose tackle Haloti Ngata (knee), middle linebacker Daryl Smith (hamstring) and cornerback Lardarius Webb...
| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:29 PM
BOURBONNAIS — In the 2003 preseason, a Bears rookie linebacker pressed into the starting lineup for the first exhibition game because of injury graded lower than any other player in his position group with a 66.
Ten years later, everybody can...
| Aug 30, 2013
Because I was the only one of the Tribune's nine-man panel who correctly predicted the Bears would miss the playoffs last year, it's my privilege to hit leadoff with this year's NFL crystal ball.
It's easy to make a case for all four teams in the NFC...
| Jul 15, 2013
| 6:09 PM
When Brian Urlacher first established himself as the Bears' middle linebacker, he was playing between pretty solid players in Rosevelt Colvin and Warrick Holdman.
The trio had a good bond. Young and not yet savvy to the realities of the business side of...