| Nov 7, 2014
| 8:48 PM
The Bears (3-5) need a victory Sunday night to maintain a realistic chance of qualifying for the playoffs. They have to get it at Lambeau Field against the 5-3 Packers, who outlasted them early and whipped them late in a 38-17 victory at Soldier Field...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Chicago Bears tight end Martellus Bennett is active for Sunday night’s game against the Green Bay Packers, attempting to play through an injury to his ribs.
Bennett suffered his setback on Thursday when, according to coach Marc Trestman, he...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 9:52 PM
The Chicago Bears played a prime time game Monday night against a 5-8 opponent with a struggling defense and still couldn't keep from tripping over themselves. The Bears fell behind 24-0 after three quarters, then staggered to a 31-15 loss to the New...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 6:08 AM
During his introduction as the Bears' new coach Monday, John Fox had little to say when asked for his assessment of Jay Cutler. Fox acknowledged he had heard from the Bears quarterback via a congratulatory text message over the weekend.
| Jan 19, 2015
| 12:46 PM
Chicago Bears tight end Martellus Bennett will have to change his weekend plans.
On Monday, Bennett was informed that he had been selected to play in the Pro Bowl, chosen as a replacement to supplant Rob Gronkowski in the league’s all-star...
| 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 9, 2014
| 9:17 AM
Welcome back to “The Blitz Package,” your weekly destination for notable news, nuggets and intriguing Chicago Bears storylines. This week’s topic: the important statistical developments to keep an eye on during the season’s...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 9:57 PM
Bears receiver Brandon Marshall left Soldier Field in an ambulance Thursday night, headed for a nearby hospital after suffering what was announced as an injury to his ribs in the second quarter against the Cowboys.
After making a 15-yard catch to...