| Dec 15, 2014
| 10:21 PM
This time, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler owed everyone an apology.
Nothing says "I'm sorry" for an NFL starting quarterback quite like throwing three interceptions.
In a season full of regression, Cutler bottomed out Monday night at Soldier Field...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 9:58 PM
Jay Cutler fired his first pass against the Saints on Monday night into the Bears' sideline, a bailout on a doomed play. His next throw, on the ensuing snap, ended up in the hands of diving cornerback Patrick Robinson.
That's to say it was business as...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 5:22 PM
The failed fake punt had nothing to do with the final outcome of the Bears' 31-15 loss to the Saints on Monday night at Soldier Field.
Despite plum field position, the Saints wound up punting and soon after that the Bears pinned the Saints back on their...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 6:06 PM
Kyle Long said he found out via Twitter on Wednesday night that Jay Cutler would be benched for Sunday's game against the Lions.
"Not ideal," Long said succinctly on Thursday.
Bears tight end teammate Martellus Bennett said he learned of the change...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 4:38 PM
Don't be fooled, Chicago.
Don't overstate the value of quarterback Jimmy Clausen making the Bears more lively Sunday in a 20-14 loss to a Lions team that was in the giving mood four days before Christmas.
Don't wonder where the Bears would be if coach...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 5:15 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears fell 20-14 to the Detroit Lions on Sunday for their fourth consecutive loss. 1. In case of emergency, break glass. If you need a fire extinguisher, you can only hope it works after you break the glass. When you smash...
| 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...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 7:33 PM
DETROIT — Get away from playing last-place teams. Get back to the reality of this Bears season.
A modest two-game winning streak against the down-and-out Buccaneers and scuffling Vikings was extinguished in the second quarter Thursday when the...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 10:43 PM
The Bears didn't fail as much in the running game in Thursday's 31-17 road loss to the Lions as they abandoned it.
Choosing not to run into what they clearly figured was a brick wall, coach Marc Trestman tried to direct the offense around the talented...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 1:11 PM
Martellus Bennett never has hid his admiration for Jason Witten’s skills as a tight end.
The two were teammates with the Dallas Cowboys for four seasons from 2008-11. And as Bennett attempted to elevate his game as a young player, he kept a...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 3:44 PM
The ball had just spiraled into Alshon Jeffery's hands when ESPN color analyst Jon Gruden let out a stream of consciousness that summarized an entire night.
"You've got to be kidding me," Gruden bellowed, still trying to process the circus catch...