| Sep 22, 2014
| 10:18 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Bears left tackle Jermon Bushrod had his hands full trying to prevent Jets linebacker Jason Babin from enveloping Jay Cutler. Across the way, right tackle Jordan Mills was in a similar tussle with Calvin Pace.
It was third-...
| Sep 22, 2014
| 10:42 PM
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — Tight end Martellus Bennett recently saw a video of Jets coach Rex Ryan discussing the Bears offense. As Bennett recalled late Monday, Ryan referred to Pro Bowl receivers Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery as "monsters."...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 6:40 PM
The Bears did some of their best work in the shadow of their own goal line Monday night at MetLife Stadium and that is the biggest reason they were able to come away with a 27-19 victory.
The Jets reached the red zone on six of their 11 possessions...
| Jul 31, 2014
Position battleTight end
Matthew Mulligan: The five-year veteran continues to practice as the No. 2 tight end behind Martellus Bennett. Coaches like his ability in the running and passing games, and he showed that Wednesday. On a running play to the left...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 5:32 PM
BOURBONNAIS — The Bears on Wednesday returned to practice, their fifth of training camp. Here are some thoughts and observations from the session.
1. Michael Irvin, Hall of Fame receiver and NFL Network analyst, had a lot to say — as usual...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 12:11 PM
BOURBONNAIS—Here are some thoughts and observations from the Bears’ practice on Friday morning, which ended 30 minutes earlier than usual because of forecasted inclement weather.
1. Safety Adrian Wilson turned his body to get in position...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 5:18 PM
The Bears believe Martellus Bennett is poised to build on his breakthrough first season with the team but seek a more dependable backup tight end.
Biggest offseason developments: In an 11-day span in March, the Bears re-signed Dante Rosario, released...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 5:07 PM
Tom Thayer is preparing for his 18th season as the analyst for Bears radio broadcasts on WBBM-AM 780 and he has optimism a year after the offense set a franchise record for yardage.
With the Bears entering Year 2 under coach Marc Trestman, Thayer is...
| Jul 21, 2014
| 5:35 PM
If familiarity breeds success for Jay Cutler, who enters a second year in the same offense for just the second time in six seasons with the Bears, things ought to click from the start.
Cutler and his supporters have lamented the fact he has bounced from...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 5:38 PM
Oddsmakers in Las Vegas have set the over-under for the Bears' 2014 win total at 8 1/2 (-155). That seems about right. Since losing Super Bowl XLI in January 2007, the Bears' average regular-season win total is 8.6. They've won at least eight games five...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 5:04 PM
Santonio Holmes. Now a Bear.
It's the kind of mid-August development that moves the needle. An established receiver joining a potent offense in need of additional help. So you can imagine the initial curiosity that accompanied Saturday's news that...