| Aug 9, 2014
| 4:45 PM
One day later, Chicago continued to buzz about Friday's memorable debut packed with possibility and hope.
No, not that one.
With due respect to Cubs prospect Javier Baez and baseball's most exciting last-place team, the city's first exposure to...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 3:39 PM
Bears fans need only wait until Friday to get their first in-game look at the 2014 team, regardless of how meaningless the result against Philadelphia will be.
In the meantime, the players are busy at training camp mastering their technique, studying...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 7:54 PM
Here are some of my thoughts and observations from Monday’s Bears practice:
1. Our Matt Bowen shared three of his observations in a separate post. Read his take on the backup quarterbacks, defensive end Lamarr Houston and receiver Marquess Wilson....
| Aug 2, 2014
| 10:02 PM
The Bears practiced Saturday night at Soldier Field as part of their annual Family Fest. Here are some thoughts and observations from the session:
1. The safeties continue to rotate, just as coach Marc Trestman and general manager Phil Emery said they...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 9:40 AM
Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman decided to give 10th-year veteran Jeremiah Ratliff the morning off Monday. Which subsequently opened a window for rookie defensive tackle Will Sutton to see extended time with the first unit defense during Monday’...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 6:48 PM
The higher the expectations soar for a football team, the lower the tolerance for shenanigans becomes.
Still, it came as a mild surprise Tuesday when Bears general manager Phil Emery so swiftly and decisively announced the indefinite suspension of tight...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 5:32 PM
BOURBONNAIS — The Bears on Wednesday returned to practice, their fifth of training camp. Here are some thoughts and observations from the session.
1. Michael Irvin, Hall of Fame receiver and NFL Network analyst, had a lot to say — as usual...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 8:10 PM
In the topsy-turvy world of the NFL, where you often find a worst-to-first story, the Bears have managed to do something difficult since their last Super Bowl appearance.
They have found a way to hang around mediocre most of that period: Never quite...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 6:25 PM
The Bears' 2013 season came to a heartbreaking end with a 33-28 last-minute loss to the Packers on Dec. 29, a defeat that cost them the NFC North title and kept them out of the playoffs for the sixth time in seven seasons.
That was a demoralizing finish...
| Jul 14, 2014
| 4:49 PM
There are lots of linebacking question marks to address during camp, starting with Shea McClellin's position switch.
Biggest offseason developments: The Bears announced that Shea McClellin would be moving from defensive end to linebacker, trading in his...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 8:34 PM
As the Bears prepared for minicamp to conclude their offseason a year ago, J'Marcus Webb was lining up with the starters at right tackle.
It wasn't until the early portion of training camp that Jordan Mills moved him aside in one of four changes made on...