| Dec 24, 2014
| 2:00 PM
This tells you all you need to know about the Bears' miserable 2014 season: The only real question remaining isn't where it all went so wrong, but rather how far will the cleanup go?
It's impossible to imagine Marc Trestman and his coaching staff...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 8:00 AM
When Marc Trestman ran onto the field at Metropolitan Stadium for the first time as a Vikings rookie free-agent defensive back in the 1978 preseason opener, emotion overcame the Minneapolis native.
Trestman made eye contact with his proud dad, Jerry,...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 8:26 AM
The day that has become known as "Black Monday" in the NFL as owners take the opportunity to make coaching changes, got off to a fast and furious start. Four coaches and two GMs out already. News so far:
Jets Rex Ryan, John Idzik out: Four straight...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 8:45 PM
Black Monday is in the books, and four NFL coaches are heading off the books.
Within 24 hours of the regular season concluding, four coaches and two general managers were dismissed by teams in the East, West, North and South.
For the New York Jets,...
| Nov 21, 2014
| 10:27 PM
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...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 4:21 PM
TAMPA, FLA. – Joe Flacco faked the handoff, rolled to his left and stared downfield. Without a Tampa Bay Buccaneer defender in sight, he waited and waited, and then waited some more.
Finally unleashing a high-arcing pass, Flacco watched Steve...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 3:30 PM
Aaron Kromer's voice quivered and Marc Trestman raised his defensively Friday as both Bears coaches left another audience at Halas Hall unfulfilled.
This was a familiar game plan of the Bears offensive coordinator and head coach for the latest crisis of...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 11:41 AM
What are the chances of Marc Trestman getting fired and Jim Harbaugh replacing him? Phil Emery does not strike me as the type to make that move but ... -- @MLubba
I don’t expect we will hear from general manager Phil Emery, chairman George...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 8:11 PM
As the Bears entered the final quarter of their season Thursday (sorry to go all Lovie Smith on you there), generating excitement for Bears-Dallas proved tough at first.
The playoffs are pretty much out the window for the Bears. There isn’t a...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 11:33 AM
When Rex Ryan is fired, any chance he becomes the new Bears defensive coordinator? Taking after dad. -- @spot_bears
I suppose there is a possibility Ryan could land with the Bears in that capacity after this season. There is little question he is on his...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Bears fans woke up Sunday with reasons to be grumpy. Before the game against Minnesota, the team was in last place, players were getting hurt in droves and answers were lacking.
Throughout the turmoil, coach Marc Trestman’s tone never wavered&...