| Nov 19, 2014
| 6:52 PM
It wasn't really a mutiny of any kind. The suggestion, Jared Allen said, actually came from Bears defensive coordinator Mel Tucker himself.
With the defense in need of resuscitation after humiliating losses to the Patriots and Packers, Bears defensive...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 6:46 PM
As the crowd thinned at Halas Hall after Lovie Smith's introductory news conference as Bears head coach, Smith smiled as I asked him about Big Sandy, Texas, and for his cellphone number.
Not only did Smith happily oblige that day, Jan. 15, 2004, but...
| Nov 20, 2014
| 5:13 PM
Lance Briggs weighed in with his three all-time greatest Bears coaches this week when he ranked George Halas, Mike Ditka and Lovie Smith at the top.
This reporter has been around here a little longer than Briggs. In fact, Halas once invited me to sit...
| Oct 21, 2014
| 1:19 PM
Bears fans in need of a pick-me-up should tune into the latest edition of “Bears Classics” on Comcast Sports Net.
CSN will document the Bears’ 44-0 victory over Dallas in 1985 in a one-hour special Wednesday at 9 p.m. Relive the Bears&...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 8:12 AM
The NFL analysts took target practice on the Bears and Jay Cutler Sunday. And that was before their blowout loss to New England.
The pregame shows weighed in on the Bears’ problems. Terry Bradshaw on “Fox NFL Sunday” went after Cutler,...
| Oct 29, 2014
| 4:45 PM
Where the hell did Wednesday go? Well, for me, most of it passed by so quickly because a bunch of kittens got Uber'd into our office, and I spent the rest of the day itching my beard, as I am highly allergic. So, that's why my link dump is getting to you...
| Sep 19, 2014
| 4:21 PM
A day after meeting with a Chicago Native American group, Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner declined to say whether he thinks the NFL's Washington Redskins should change the team name amid an outcry that it's offensive and derogatory.
| Oct 15, 2014
| 8:26 AM
You had to have seen this coming.
Nancy’s Pizza recently announced it has added the Mike Ditka-inspired Da Ditka Pizza to its menu for a limited time in honor of National Pizza Month. The legendary Bears coach was named a spokesman for Nancy&...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 8:52 AM
It does not matter how many total years an individual or team gets, the Bears offense has been unable to score consistency within the 20-yard line since Mike Ditka was coach.
Until a coach understands that concept, the Bears will continue to be losers....
| Sep 30, 2014
| 2:48 PM
WASHINGTON -- The Federal Communications Commission is considering whether to punish broadcasters for using the moniker of the Washington NFL team, the Redskins, a word many consider a slur to Native Americans, the agency's chairman indicated on Tuesday....
| Oct 1, 2014
| 7:06 PM
Grit, savvy and sheer brutality--those are classic Chicago traits, no matter the endeavor, and they brought the National Football League championship to Chicago on this date, when the Bears defeated the New York Giants 14-10. The Bears had not been a...