| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 1:57 PM
The Chicago Bears were eliminated from postseason contention in Week 14, but the suspense doesn’t end there. The final three games will help dictate the franchise’s offseason course. It could be a bumpy ride, if the past week was any...
| 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 25, 2014
| 11:13 AM
Matt Forte is lying face down on his living room floor, and there's a woman standing on him.
Massage therapist Sarah Bach has one foot on the back of Forte's upper left leg. Her weight is digging into his hamstring.
"Your adductors …" Bach...