| Sep 3, 2014
| 7:06 AM
The Chicago Bears might shed light Wednesday on who they plan to line up at free safety when the season begins Sunday against the Buffalo Bills at Soldier Field.
“I think we’re going to still wait and see,” coach Marc Trestman said...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 5:13 PM
As the calendar flipped to September, the Bears marched into Week 1 of the regular season Monday, eager to attack this weekend's opener with the Bills. But 40 days after training camp opened, coach Marc Trestman probably would prefer even more time to get...
| 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...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 11:21 AM
We have been programmed to give up on offensive football when it comes to the Bears. After all, most of the franchise's immortals are defensive players.
Initially, I was a frequent armchair quarterback critic of Jay Cutler.
A friend of mine, who is...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:02 AM
Quick, digital-only thoughts from In the Wake of the News columnistDavid Haugh.
For openers ...
Nobody will ever know what Tony Stewart was thinking Saturday night as his car approached Kevin Ward Jr. on the dirt track in Canandaigua, N.Y.
| Aug 12, 2014
| 5:45 PM
Position battle: Running back
Shaun Draughn: The veteran turned upfield after catching a pass during team drills. Cornerback Sherrick McManis ran beside Draughn and punched out the ball. The defense recovered the fumble. Draughn had only one carry for 2...
| Aug 10, 2014
| 6:28 PM
Position battle: Kick returner
Eric Weems: The eighth-year vet was back for three of the five kickoffs the Bears received in Friday's exhibition opener. Michael Ford took the other two. Weems had returns of 21 and 23 yards with a touchback mixed in...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 7:03 PM
Position battle: Safety
Chris Conte: In his second practice since returning from the physically unable to perform list, Conte intercepted Jordan Palmer's underthrown wobbler in the end zone. The crowd cheered him — imagine that — as he...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 7:23 PM
Josh Morgan's ascent to the Bears' No. 3 receiver role has unfolded just about as he hoped it would.
The six-year veteran is not a flashy player. Over the last four months, he quietly has gotten comfortable with the playbook. He kept grinding for his...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 5:52 PM
Jimmy Clausen's relative youth and game experience were among several factors that prompted coach Marc Trestman to choose him over Jordan Palmer as the Bears' backup quarterback.
Clausen, who turns 27 in September, has thrown 299 regular-season passes,...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 5:39 AM
In all, 120 plays were run during the Chicago Bears’ 34-6 loss in Seattle on Friday night. And without doing a hard snap-by-snap review, it’s safe to say the Bears came out on the wrong end of most.
Call that an educated guess after a game...