| Nov 7, 2014
| 6:44 PM
Nothing sums up the state of Sunday night's NFC North rivalry game better than this: While Packers coach Mike McCarthy stands within five victories of Vince Lombardi, Bears counterpart Marc Trestman reminds Chicagoans of Neill Armstrong more every week....
| Nov 8, 2014
| 6:35 AM
For a brief moment Wednesday Lance Briggs lost himself in reminiscence, mentally scrolling through 11 years of memories at Lambeau Field and tracking the good vibes all the way back to Week 14 of 2003.
Briggs was just an emerging Bears rookie then,...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 6:47 PM
After the Bears spent their off week conducting research projects and casting votes of confidence, the Tribune has learned what it all means.
That isn't to say that Bears Chairman George McCaskey and President Ted Phillips didn't liven up the...
| Nov 6, 2014
| 4:46 PM
Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte has plenty of reasons to look forward to Sunday night’s division rivalry game against the Packers.
For starters, he’ll have a chance to go right at the NFL’s worst run defense, with Green Bay...
| Nov 5, 2014
| 1:40 PM
Maryland football coach Randy Edsall preaches the same thing to his wide receivers on a regular basis.
"We try to tell the guys that if you're the third, fourth, fifth wide receiver in the NFL, you better be able to play special teams," Edsall said....
| Nov 5, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Does anyone remember that Packers coach Mike McCarthy was 8-8, 13-3 and 6-10 in his first three seasons in Green Bay? Are we not completely jumping the gun on voicing our severe displeasure in this Bears team? I know the expectations were sky high;...
| Oct 18, 2014
| 2:50 PM
Let's talk about Philadelphia sports fans. Are they really the worst people in the country?
Seems like a fair question when you look at the body of evidence. Some examples:
•A man in a Santa suit was booed at an Eagles game in 1968, which started...
| Nov 3, 2014
| 3:00 PM
The Green Bay Packers have signed coach Mike McCarthy to a contract extension, general manager Ted Thompson announced Monday.
In his ninth season with the Packers, McCarthy has led them to four division titles and a Super Bowl championship, and his 93...
| Oct 27, 2014
| 8:42 PM
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- Though saying a bye comes at the right time is a well-circulated phrase among all NFL teams, Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy was paying more than just lip service Monday by agreeing with the saw.
"We're 5-3, and we have time...
| Oct 19, 2014
| 3:17 PM
GREEN BAY, Wis. -- The Green Bay Packers are tied for first place in the NFC North. The Carolina Panthers are in first place in the NFC South. As midseason nears, however, the two teams going in different directions.
The Packers (5-2), winners of four...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 9:04 PM
Miami Dolphins Head Coach Joe Philbin (transcribed by Michelle Stone)
(Opening Statement) – “I thought Green Bay deserved the win. They had more plays in the fourth quarter. I thought it was a good, hard-fought football game, but they...