| Oct 21, 2013
| 12:06 PM
Ouch. And double ouch.
The football gods dropped the hammer on Bears Nation on Monday, as quarterback Jay Cutler is out at least four weeks with a torn groin muscle and linebacker Lance Briggs is out four to six weeks with a shoulder fracture.
| Oct 21, 2013
| 5:10 PM
Bears tight end Martellus Bennett showed off his artwork publicly for the first time at a reception Monday for The Dinner Party, a monthly talk show at City Winery.
And while proceeds from the show will benefit After School Matters, Bears fans wanted to...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 7:00 AM
You might think the Bears don’t have much of a team after what you saw in Washington.
They lost to a bad team and lost their captains on both side of the ball. Dire, if not terminal.
Bears coach Marc Trestman thinks you’re wrong.
| Oct 24, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Redskins cheap-shot artist Brandon Meriweather had his two-game suspension reduced to one game after an appeal.
What, Meriweather was dirty on only one of those personal fouls against the Bears?
There’s your NFL player safety garbage in all...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 4:23 PM
Great concern abounds for the health and welfare of beloved NFL gladiators, whose quality of life may be compromised because of repeated concussions and other long-term injuries.
But what about the masses of young amateur football players across the...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 12:10 PM
For much of the season, we have asked the Ravens about the need to generate more chunk passing plays down the field. Perhaps just as much of an emphasis should have been placed on the need to prevent them.
Surprisingly, no defense has allowed more...
| Dec 13, 2013
| 5:49 PM
Amid a blur of confusion and botched tackles, the Ravens' defense was exposed late in the fourth quarter Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings.
The timing and nature of the breakdowns that led to two touchdowns in the final minutes of the Ravens' 29-26...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 6:44 AM
If you had to vote on which opponent Jay Cutler should miss for any reason, it would be the Packers. So, the Bears should have that going for them on Monday night.
That would appear to be the only thing the Bears have going for them Monday night....
| Oct 31, 2013
| 6:22 AM
Perhaps the only Bears playmaker who has made fewer plays against the Packers than quarterback Jay Cutler has been running back Matt Forte.
Which is not good news for a team that doesn’t have Cutler -- for this week, at least, depending on who you...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:45 PM
The Bears can run their series of packaged plays against the Packers on Monday night to give backup quarterback Josh McCown multiple run/pass reads within the game plan.
Using the All-22 coaches tape, here's the breakdown of Matt Forte's 50-yard...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 2:14 PM
The intersection between serious, down-to-earth business and relaxed, carefree fun in professional football often becomes congested and confusing.
As the Bears prepare to face the Packers on Monday night in Green Bay, we all are guilty of over-analyzing...