| Aug 5, 2014
| 9:00 AM
BOURBONNAIS -- A day after losing his cool and body slamming rookie cornerback Kyle Fuller to the ground after a play in team drills, Chicago Bears tight end Martellus Bennett has been suspended indefinitely and fined for conduct detrimental to the team,...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 5:09 PM
Car by car, Chicago Bears players drove onto the campus of Olivet Nazarene University on Wednesday to report to training camp. SUVs followed by pick-up trucks followed by, yes, Jay Cutler’s minivan.
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| Jul 23, 2014
| 6:18 PM
BOURBONNAIS — For Bears general manager Phil Emery, the heaviest lifting for the building of his 2014 roster was done long ago. A frenetic stretch of free agency in March provided the defense with an infusion of new talent, particularly up front....
| Jul 30, 2014
| 6:14 PM
Safety Danny McCray worked with the Bears’ first-string defense Wednesday, replacing fourth-round draft pick Brock Vereen.
Coach Marc Trestman cautioned not to read too much into the change, saying he wanted to see how McCray, a special teams...
| 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 31, 2014
| 5:31 PM
BOURBONNAIS — Willie Young was the Bears' starting left end for 13 days.
That is the elapsed time between completion of his $9 million, three-year contract with $4 million guaranteed and the club's announcement of its biggest addition of the...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 4:55 PM
A day after Martellus Bennett slammed rookie cornerback Kyle Fuller to the ground and erupted in a tantrum that earned him a fine and indefinite suspension from the team, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler was still trying to process the outburst.
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:35 PM
BOURBONNAIS — With a horde of running backs vying to be his understudy, Bears Pro Bowler Matt Forte is straightforward with his training camp advice.
"I tell them every day, 'You have to do something to separate yourself,'" Forte said. "No...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 7:22 AM
BOURBONNAIS — Tight end Martellus Bennett was not present at the start of Chicago Bears practice Wednesday, as his indefinite suspension by the club continues for a second day.
Coach Marc Trestman on Tuesday would not say what it would take for...
| Jul 24, 2014
| 9:29 PM
BOURBONNAIS — The Bears will have their first full practice of training camp Friday morning at Olivet Nazarene University. That means the first exhibition game is now 15 days away with the Sept. 7 season opener against the Bills kicking off just 61/...