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  • Five things we learned about Bears in Week 10

    Five things we learned about Bears in Week 10
    The Chicago Bears’ season disintegrated in spectacular fashion Sunday night in a 55-14 loss to the Green Bay Packers. Stunningly, the Bears managed to sink lower than their 51-23 loss to the New England Patriots in Week 8. They appeared totally lost...
  • A legacy: Lovie Smith, the Bears, what was and what might have been

    A legacy: Lovie Smith, the Bears, what was and what might have been
    One by one they will take you back to that week in January 2007, to the peak of Bears football in the 21st century. Ron Turner, then the offensive coordinator, recalls the practices leading up to the NFC championship game, a buildup of focus and...
  • Josh McCown and Jay Cutler each struggle without the other's presence

    Josh McCown and Jay Cutler each struggle without the other's presence
    Jay Cutler normally isn't publicly introspective. Josh McCown, though, can bring that out in people. Cutler stood before dozens of guests at Halas Hall on May 6 to accept the Bears' Brian Piccolo Award on his friend's behalf. McCown had left the Bears...
  • NFL Week 16: Schedule plan means fantastic finishes in division races

    NFL Week 16: Schedule plan means fantastic finishes in division races
    The fix is in — and it's working. Five seasons ago, confronted with the problem of playoff-bound teams resting starters and coasting into the postseason, the NFL began scheduling only division games for the final week of the season. The theory...
  • Bears players not surprised to say goodbye to Marc Trestman

     Bears players not surprised to say goodbye to Marc Trestman
    Marc Trestman held his final meeting with Bears players Monday morning at Halas Hall, exiting his post as head coach with gratitude and grace. He once again told his players how much he appreciated them, encouraged them to stick together and expressed...
  • With the end near for Bears, what's left to watch Sunday?

    With the end near for Bears, what's left to watch Sunday?
    Welcome back to “The Blitz Package,” your weekly destination for notable news, nuggets and intriguing Chicago Bears storylines. This week’s topic: The end. The Bears will play their 2014 season finale Sunday afternoon against the...
  • Until a coach and quarterback align, little else matters

     Until a coach and quarterback align, little else matters
    Ernie Accorsi started as a sportswriter, which isn't the main reason he's the right consultant for the Bears. He began his NFL career in public relations for the Baltimore Colts, where Johnny Unitas was the quarterback. When he became general manager of...
  • Aaron Kromer only Bears assistant fired along with Marc Trestman

     Aaron Kromer only Bears assistant fired along with Marc Trestman
    The Bears' purge Monday did not include most of Marc Trestman's coaching staff. Only offensive coordinator Aaron Kromer was fired along with Trestman and general manager Phil Emery. Each assistant under contract for 2015 — including defensive...
  • Jay Cutler situation with Bears makes for interesting conjecture

    Jay Cutler situation with Bears makes for interesting conjecture
    If the McCaskey family has a referendum on Phil Emery, quarterback Jay Cutler surely will be a topic of debate. Given the money involved, it's difficult to imagine ownership was thrilled with Marc Trestman's decision to bench Cutler last week and it's...
  • Robbie Gould critical of decision to bench Jay Cutler

    Robbie Gould critical of decision to bench Jay Cutler
    Veteran Bears kicker Robbie Gould passionately defended quarterback Jay Cutler on Monday and was critical of the dysfunction that has occurred this season under coach Marc Trestman during an interview on WSCR-AM 670. Gould, who also said his right...
  • Brandon Marshall: Bears didn't respond to Marc Trestman's changes

    Brandon Marshall: Bears didn't respond to Marc Trestman's changes
    In dissecting the firing of coach Marc Trestman on Monday, receiver Brandon Marshall said the Bears were hurt by "some" players' inability to respond to the changes Trestman enacted after replacing longtime coach Lovie Smith in Jan. 2013.   On his radio...