| Oct 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
You might think the Bears don’t have much of a team after what you saw in Washington.
They lost to a bad team and lost their captains on both side of the ball. Dire, if not terminal.
Bears coach Marc Trestman thinks you’re wrong.
| Dec 2, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Seems pointless at this hour to add my voice to those criticizing Bears coach Marc Trestman for his wimpy, ill-fated decision Sunday to try for a game-winning, 47-yard field goal in overtime when the Bears had the ball second-and-7 at......
| Dec 9, 2013
| 9:35 PM
Not to diminish Josh McCown’s terrific game Monday night, but the Cowboys came in with the worst defense in the league.
Worse even than the Bears’.
Sure, McCown showed poise in finding open receivers downfield and even showed some shake in...
| Dec 24, 2013
| 6:50 AM
Are the Bears tough enough?
Is that a fair question to ask of the players on the Bears defense?
I mean, they lost the line of scrimmage again. Both lines of scrimmage, actually, and in a big way in Philadelphia. That’s where things start....
| Dec 31, 2013
| 6:14 AM
What does Phil Emery know about defense?
Other than his top draft picks in his first two years apparently can’t play it, I mean.
What does Marc Trestman know about defense?
Other than his choice of defensive coordinator can’t teach it to...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 7:02 PM
Expiring contracts: Charles Tillman, Henry Melton, Corey Wootton, Major Wright, D.J. Williams, James Anderson, Jeremiah Ratliff, Zack Bowman, Nate Collins, Kelvin Hayden, Craig Steltz, Landon Cohen.
Hot topic: Is Mel Tucker safe? Or isn't he?...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 3:24 PM
Despite the recent string of injuries on the Bears roster, there are still good things happening with this team. One is a much improved offense, currently ranked 14th in the NFL.
The main reason why the offense has performed so well is a rebuilt...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 12:16 PM
NFL midseason reports usually are written after eight games—ya know, at midseason. But with seven games in the books and injuries piling up, the 2013 Bears have reached a crossroads. No time like the present, then, to distribute awards and look at...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 7:01 AM
One month, Bears coach Marc Trestman is saying defensive coordinator Mel Tucker is doing an “amazing’’ job.
Next month, Trestman is leaving Tucker’s continued employment a question.
Thanks for all the support, boss....
| Dec 26, 2013
| 6:40 AM
Stevie Sunshine is here to wish you a happy Boxing Day and to bring you the gift of, well, sunshine.
I have found the upside of the Bears’ joke of a defense. No lie.
I have unearthed the one positive from the historically pathetic run defense....
| Jan 15, 2014
| 7:12 AM
The Choice (and remember, death is not an option): The Bears' retaining defensive coordinator Mel Tucker or the Lions’ embarrassment trying to hire a head coach?
The chokefest that marked the way these NFC North rivals closed the regular season...