| Jan 19, 2015
| 12:33 PM
If you're a fan of personality, new Bears coach John Fox already has a huge leg up on, say, Marc Trestman and Lovie Smith.
"You never say, 'Today is a great day for open-heart surgery,' " Fox said at his introductory news conference, referring to the...
| Jan 17, 2015
Fifteen extra minutes in the cold tub Monday morning. Maybe 20. Slowly get in and let that ice water crawl up to your neck. Just try to find some relief for a beaten-down, worn-out body.
The day before? Man, downhill collisions in the hole that felt...
| Jan 18, 2015
| 6:48 PM
On Monday, Bears fans get their first real glimpse at new coach John Fox when the team holds a press conference. Everyone who watches (probably) will hear his plans for the team, how he feels about the Packers, how he likes his pizza, etc.
| Jan 16, 2015
| 12:39 PM
Just five days after losing his job with the Denver Broncos, John Fox has become the next coach of the Chicago Bears.
Fox has agreed to become the Bears' 15th head coach in franchise history, Chicago announced on Friday.
Fox led the Broncos to four...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 8:34 PM
In a stunning act of either ignorance or defiance — perhaps both — Bears coach Marc Trestman benched quarterback Jay Cutler in favor of backup Jimmy Clausen.
More than just a change on the depth chart, the quarterback switch figures to...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Bears receiver Brandon Marshall unloaded on Lions center Dominic Raiola on the radio Monday and then challenged him via Twitter to a boxing match after the NFL suspended Raiola one game for stomping on the ankle of Bears’ defensive tackle Ego...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 6:14 PM
MINNEAPOLIS — Not long after the Bears finished their season Sunday, closing the books with a 13-9 loss to the Vikings, coach Marc Trestman arrived for his postgame news conference at TCF Bank Stadium displaying little emotion and showing once again...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 4:39 PM
Last week in parentheses.
1. Seahawks 11-4 (2): Dominant victory over Cardinals moves defending champs back into top spot as home-field advantage looms.
2. Patriots 12-3 (1): One-point victory over down-and-out Jets drops them out of top perch but...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 4:48 PM
If the McCaskey family has a referendum on Phil Emery, quarterback Jay Cutler surely will be a topic of debate.
Given the money involved, it's difficult to imagine ownership was thrilled with Marc Trestman's decision to bench Cutler last week and it's...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 1:05 PM
MINNEAPOLIS -- The Chicago Bears finished last in the NFC North with their 13-9 loss to the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday. Their first last-place finish since 2007 means their opponents for 2015 are set. HOME: Packers, Lions, Vikings, Cardinals, 49ers,...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 5:34 PM
It was with a nod to the franchise's past and year of inception that George McCaskey changed the address of Halas Hall to 1920 Football Drive in 2011 shortly after taking the reins of the Bears as chairman of the board.
He's still trying to point the...