| Jul 25, 2014
| 6:47 AM
BOURBONNAIS—In a system where the salary cap for the 2014 NFL season is $133 million, a $1 bill with George Washington on the front can make a difference.
If Brian de la Puente or Nate Collins look like they are going to have a role in the...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 11:04 AM
BOURBONNAIS — Chicago Bears players are reporting to training camp at Olivet Nazarene University Wednesday and will not practice for the first time until Friday.
But the team already got a look at two players in drills on the field. The Bears...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 8:39 PM
BOURBONNAIS—Here are some thoughts and observations from Bears practice on Thursday.
1. The defensive front seven was more disruptive than it has been in any practice so far. Throughout team drills, regardless of which level of the depth chart was...
| 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...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 4:57 PM
Bernie Kosar says he’s considering getting involved in coaching, and his observation of quarterback Jay Cutler and the Bears on Wednesday seemed to advance that notion.
The former quarterback who played mainly for the Browns in a 12-year NFL...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Hoping you might put a question to Phil Emery at some point. In light of his talent and athleticism, any thoughts on moving Kyle Long to the tackle position, specifically left tackle? My thinking is he is too talented for guard especially after reading...
| 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...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 5:25 PM
As the NFL draft nears — it takes place May 8-10 — we're taking an 11-day, position-by-position look at what's out there and what the Bears need.
Martellus Bennett enjoyed a productive first season in Chicago, racking up 65...
| May 21, 2014
| 11:32 AM
By my count, over three Phil Emery drafts, and projecting starters for 2014, he has drafted eight offensive players for three starters, which is probably OK, but 11 defensive players for one starter (Jon Bostic or Shea McClellin) and that is a disaster. I...
| Sep 9, 2013
| 11:44 AM
The Ravens worked out two former New England Patriots tight ends today, auditioning Matthew Mulligan and Jake Ballard, according to sources.
Although the audition went well, the Ravens aren't expected to make an immediate roster move at this time....