| Aug 3, 2014
| 4:53 PM
The Bears begin their second full week of training camp Monday with an eye on their first exhibition game Friday night at Soldier Field against the Eagles.
Thank goodness for games, because there's a limit to what can be gleaned from practices that don'...
| 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...
| May 21, 2014
| 11:32 AM
By my count, over three Phil Emery drafts, and projecting starters for 2014, he has drafted eight offensive players for three starters, which is probably OK, but 11 defensive players for one starter (Jon Bostic or Shea McClellin) and that is a disaster. I...
| May 13, 2014
| 2:57 PM
With the Bears drafting Kyle Fuller (which looks to me like a great pick) and considering they have two starting corners in Charles Tillman and Tim Jennings, do you think it is possible fourth-round pick Brock Vereen will be on the field more than...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 7:29 PM
BOURBONNAIS — When the Bears rolled into campus at Olivet Nazarene University last summer in their SUVs, trucks and sedans, the focus was on overhauling the offensive line and fixing that side of the ball.
They would pick up where the Lovie...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 5:38 PM
Oddsmakers in Las Vegas have set the over-under for the Bears' 2014 win total at 8 1/2 (-155). That seems about right. Since losing Super Bowl XLI in January 2007, the Bears' average regular-season win total is 8.6. They've won at least eight games five...
| 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...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 6:04 PM
The Bears concluded their two-month offseason program Thursday, the first step on a journey they hope leads to the playoffs.
Players were prohibited from wearing shoulder pads or tackling during nine voluntary and three mandatory practices, so true...