| Nov 23, 2014
| 5:38 PM
The points came in a flurry for the Bears after halftime Sunday, all 21 of them in the third quarter, including two Matt Forte touchdowns in the span of 1 minute, 49 seconds.
But don't let that brief burst fool you. And don't twist the context of a...
| Nov 23, 2014
| 3:40 PM
Lovie Smith was buttoned up and all business as usual following Sunday's 21-13 loss to the Bears.
The former Bears coach, who spent nine up-and-down years here, shrugged off any notion that personal emotions were involved in his return to Chicago as the...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 10:05 PM
The Bears weathered a flood of criticism about their offensive balance after the 34-17 Week 13 loss to the Lions in Detroit, a game in which running back Matt Forte only had five carries for six yards as the Bears threw 48 times out of 59 plays.
| Feb 3, 2015
| 6:45 AM
Can you imagine if the Bears were introducing Seahawks offensive coordinator Darrell Bevell as their new head coach this week?
Can you imagine if the Bears were coming off a 5-11 season punctuated with miserable offensive decisions and now trying to...
| Jan 22, 2015
| 3:27 PM
The best thing about Adam Gase is that it was John Fox who chose him to be offensive coordinator.
Chose him again, I should say.
As Broncos coach, Fox promoted Gase to offensive coordinator two seasons ago after Mike McCoy was hired as Chargers head...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 6:22 AM
Not all Bears players have skipped town since the team’s disappointing season came to an end last month. There are still some players in the Chicago area, including Matt Forte. Here’s where the Bears’ running back was spotted this week,...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 10:27 AM
Brandon Marshall, Jared Allen, Matt Forte -- even much-maligned quarterback Jay Cutler -- helped boost sales of Bears jerseys this season to fourth place among NFL teams, according Dick's Sporting Goods jersey report.
Chicago crept up two spots from...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 2:40 PM
Former Maryland wide receiver Stefon Diggs has signed with Washington-based agent Adisa Bakari of the Sports Entertainment Group at Kelley Drye.
Bakari represents noteworthy NFL players such as Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte and Pittsburgh...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 8:00 AM
If you're not a fan of Bears running back Matt Forte, that's OK, because he's been overlooked all season as Chicago struggled through a disappointing year.
But you can't help but like a guy who shrugs off a Pro Bowl snub despite having a stellar season....
| Dec 27, 2014
| 7:20 AM
With the ball in the red zone, quarterback Jay Cutler and the Bears can use the pick route to create a one-on-one situation for running back Matt Forte on the quick rail concept versus the Vikings man-coverage scheme.
As shown here, the Bears have their...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 5:33 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Four men in navy blazers, presumably armed and humorless, stood Sunday outside the door to the visiting owner's suite adjacent to the press box at TCF Bank Stadium.
Talk about guarding the McCaskey family secrets.
But the Bears...