| Dec 3, 2014
| 6:50 AM
Remarkably, there still are Jay Cutler defenders out there.
Or maybe they are Cutler enablers and apologists, but whatever, there are people who seem to want me to believe that it’s never the fault of a 31-year-old quarterback who hasn’t...
| Oct 9, 2014
| 10:24 AM
The Bears are reeling after giving away a game in Carolina last week, falling 31-24 and dropping to 2-3. Now comes the team’s fourth road game in five weeks, a Sunday afternoon date with the Falcons at the Georgia Dome. With that in mind, we asked...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 8:09 PM
The late Bob Karmelowicz told Jared Allen if he can win one out of every 18 pass rushes, he will finish the season with 16 sacks.
Entering his sixth game as the Bears' right defensive end, Allen has yet to notch a sack, and he's not all the way back...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 6:46 PM
For old times' sake, if Falcons offensive line coach Mike Tice approaches Bears quarterback Jay Cutler to shake hands before Sunday's game at the Georgia Dome, Cutler might just turn and walk away.
That was Cutler's chilly reaction two years ago at...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 9:26 PM
FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. — It wasn't until after the Falcons signed Devin Hester that the club turned to offensive coordinator Dirk Koetter with an assignment.
The front office and coach Mike Smith consulted with line coach Mike Tice because of his...
| Oct 7, 2014
| 5:56 PM
Many old teammates will be eager to catch up to Devin Hester on Sunday in Atlanta, especially if the Bears are foolish enough to kick or punt to him.
Given the dreadful performances on special teams this year — among many miserable statistics...
| Oct 6, 2014
| 6:39 PM
Why did all sports media people in Chicago endlessly say or imply that coach Mike Tice was an excellent offensive line coach when year after year the Bears offensive line was poor to sometimes horrendous in pass protection? When two starters went down...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 9:44 AM
The Tribune's Brad Biggs tackles readers' questions.
Seriously, how does Mel Tucker still have a job? -- @klaramee2 from Twitter
I get the angst over the performance of the defense in the loss to the Packers but this was a complete loss across the...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:43 AM
Yeah, I figured the Bears' season was over when they choked the opener against the Bills in overtime at home.
Ultimately, it still might be over because of that horrible loss to a bad team. As convenient as it is to point to that embarrassment against...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 5:10 AM
Before Sunday's complete domination of his old team the Carolina Panthers, Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith Sr. may have made mention once or twice or 47 times that he's 35 years old.
His advanced age no doubt factored into the Panthers'...
| Feb 6, 2014
| 6:27 PM
Former Ravens tight ends coach Wade Harman has joined the Atlanta Falcons' coaching staff, Harman confirmed to The Baltimore Sun.
Harman is the Falcons' new assistant offensive line coach after being replaced by former Houston Texans assistant Brian...