| Oct 27, 2014
| 5:00 AM
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears surrendered 50 points for the second time in the last 10 games, getting whipped 51-23 on Sunday by the New England Patriots at Gillette Stadium.
1. A loss in their next game Nov. 9 at...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 7:43 PM
Heading into their off week at 3-5, the Bears find themselves with a lengthy to-do list in their ongoing effort to revive their struggling offense. And on that front, significant changes are coming soon to the offensive line.
On Monday the team...
| 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...
| Sep 10, 2014
| 9:08 PM
Lance Briggs keeps laughing at the suggestion he needs to behave differently as a 33-year-old linebacker than he used to, but nobody outside Halas Hall finds it as funny.
By the end of the season, the joke could be on the Bears unless Briggs and the...
| 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...
| 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...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 3:54 PM
The NFL passed along a memo to teams Tuesday with rubber-stamped approval for expanding practice squads from eight to 10 players this season, a move that will go into effect immediately and will essentially open up 64 new job opportunities around the...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 6:54 AM
The Bears' final 53-man roster has begun to crystallize after 14 training camp practices and two exhibition games. Players have two exhibitions and five full practices remaining to impress general manager Phil Emery, coach Marc Trestman and Trestman's...
| 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
| 7:39 AM
You can stamp the labels on Shea McClellin. First-round pick. Failed defensive end. Potentially promising strong side linebacker. All of those fit.
But whatever lens McClellin is viewed through as the 2014 season nears, there is no question this will...