| Oct 1, 2014
| 11:52 AM
Chicago Bears receiver Brandon Marshall, defensive linemen Jared Allen and Jeremiah Ratliff, offensive linemen Roberto Garza and Matt Slauson and cornerback Sherrick McManis returned to practice Wednesday.
It was good news for a team hoping to...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 6:57 PM
Welcome back to “The Blitz Package,” your weekly destination for notable news, nuggets and intriguing Chicago Bears storylines.
This week’s topic: our numeric glimpse into the Bears’ roller coaster September. Marc Trestman’...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 1:40 PM
The Bears can lean on their core Cover-2 and Cover-3 coverages versus Aaron Rodgers and the Packers on Sunday at Soldier Field. However, the ability of Mel Tucker's defense to dress up sub-package pressure is key to getting off the field on third downs...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:27 PM
Linebacker Shea McClellin will miss his second consecutive game when the Bears host the Packers on Sunday.
McClellin still is recovering from the broken right hand he suffered in practice last week. And while Bears coach Marc Trestman would not say...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:42 PM
The Packers are coming to town Sunday. Which meant that on Wednesday, the praise faucets were open at full force at Halas Hall as Bears players and coaches reiterated their profound admiration for quarterback Aaron Rodgers.
It's a biannual tradition...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 8:53 AM
Adam Herring figured his dad would kill him, and his mom figured he was right. So he waited about four weeks to deliver the news.
Reggie Herring's aversion to tattoos is surpassed only by his dislike for losing football games. Adam had been threatened...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 9:00 AM
Bears columnist Brad Biggs tackles readers' questions.
Bears safeties are getting too much blame. What happened to the supposed improvement of the front seven? Is Lance Briggs hurt? He looked slow. -- @keith_schmitz from Twitter
The Bears need to be...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:10 AM
Is Jon Bostic going to start at one of the two linebacker spots along with Lance Briggs? -- @KLynch721 from Twitter
Since January, I’ve said D.J. Williams is the man to beat out at middle linebacker and that is where Bostic is listed as a co-...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 10:38 AM
Chicago Bears columnist Brad Biggs tackles readers' questions:
Q. What’s your take on Lance Briggs missing practice Monday for his restaurant opening? – @steveoatms from Twitter
A. For starters, I don’t think Briggs’ whereabouts...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 7:34 AM
How best to describe the Bears revamped starting defense against the Seahawks?
Take your pick. It’s a question as easy as the Seahawks’ converting all seven third downs in the 31-0...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 6:19 AM
Good Morning, Marc Trestman.
Now playing Ben Stein’s role in “Ferris Briggs’ Day Off.’’
Lance Briggs opened his new barbecue restaurant in Northern California on Monday and said he plans “to remain involved, as my...