| Dec 19, 2014
| 5:25 PM
America finally gets a reprieve this week after being force-fed three straight nationally-televised Bears games. The compounded effect of those three losses resulted in coach Marc Trestman benching quarterback Jay Cutler for Sunday's game against the...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 2:49 PM
MINNEAPOLIS – Marc Trestman’s future with the Chicago Bears will be determined soon. Massive changes could be ahead across the organization after a disappointing season ended Sunday at TCF Bank Stadium with a 13-9 loss to the Vikings.
| Dec 29, 2014
| 7:46 PM
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...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 10:38 PM
There’s not much more to say. The Chicago Bears suffered their eighth loss of the season at home, this one a 41-28 walloping by the Dallas Cowboys at Soldier Field.
In the aftermath, coach Marc Trestman knew he sounded like a broken record, his...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Some say nice guys finish last.
In the case of former Bears coach Marc Trestman, it seems true when you consider the NFC North standings.
At 5-11, the Bears were a far cry from relevancy. But Trestman, by all accounts, maintained a genial...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 8:20 PM
The weight of unmet expectations and inconsistent performance finally fell on Jay Cutler Wednesday.
The Bears, in the death throes of their wrecked season, benched him and planned to start Jimmy Clausen against the Lions on Sunday. It’s a...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 6:14 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Not long after the Bears finished their season Sunday, closing the books with a 13-9 loss to the Vikings, coach Marc Trestman arrived for his postgame news conference at TCF Bank Stadium displaying little emotion and showing once again...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 4:42 PM
Bears middle linebacker D.J. Williams will miss the season’s final three games, placed on injured reserve Thursday with a nagging neck injury.
Williams missed the Bears’ Week 6 victory over the Falcons with a neck issue but played in the...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 4:24 PM
The Bears held a practice Monday morning at Halas Hall and insisted afterward that they’re still laser-focused on their next game, a low-stakes affair with the Saints that will come Dec. 15 at Soldier Field.
That game matters, players insisted,...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 4:19 PM
Sure-handed targets would have made Jimmy Clausen's first start since his rookie season of 2010 look different.
They might have given the Bears a chance to spring an upset over the Lions, who were a 10-point favorite Sunday at Soldier Field. But just as...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 4:48 PM
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...