| Jan 16, 2015
| 10:26 AM
Breathe easy. There have been no snags.
The Chicago Bears’ courtship of John Fox continues to move forward with both sides pushing closer to a union. A source familiar with the interview process told the Tribune on Friday morning that Fox and...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 6:14 AM
After hearing John Elway explain his side of the divorce from John Fox on Tuesday in Denver, it's apparent the Broncos vice president isn't interested in AFC West titles.
Fox led the Broncos to four consecutive division crowns but it's Super Bowl or...
| Jan 13, 2015
| 5:41 PM
Bart Starr and Vince Lombardi. Terry Bradshaw and Chuck Noll. Joe Montana and Bill Walsh.
Great quarterbacks make great coaches.
Or maybe it's the other way around.
Regardless, stroll through the busts in Canton and, with few exceptions, the NFL's...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 5:49 PM
GREEN BAY — Referee Gene Steratore sparked the NFL's latest rules controversy when he clicked on his microphone to explain the call that helped decide Sunday's playoff thriller between the Packers and Cowboys. And during the postseason, in...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 7:06 AM
The Lions have had a wealth of talent on defense for a number of seasons, but it didn't come together until 2014.
Teryl Austin joined new coach Jim Caldwell's staff as a first-time NFL defensive coordinator and his immediate success has put him on the...
| Jan 11, 2015
| 6:08 AM
Ryan Pace hit the ground asking questions as general manager, trying to get a sense for how Todd Bowles would fit as the next coach of the Bears.
Thirty minutes into his position as head man of all football operations at Halas Hall, Pace walked into the...
| Jan 9, 2015
| 2:57 PM
The Packers have listed Aaron Rodgers as probable on the injury report for Sunday's playoff game against the Dallas Cowboys.
Rodgers is recovering from a strained left calf. Coach Mike McCarthy said Friday that Rodgers came through practice OK on...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 2:47 PM
Some say nice guys finish last.
In the case of former Bears coach Marc Trestman, it seems true when you consider the NFC North standings.
At 5-11, the Bears were a far cry from relevancy. But Trestman, by all accounts, maintained a genial...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 8:11 PM
Beyond individual accomplishments, which should never be discounted, the only thing on the line for the Bears on Sunday in Minnesota is draft status.
With a win, the Bears will finish third in the NFC North and pick between No. 8 and No. 11 in the first...
| Dec 26, 2014
| 9:24 AM
The Chicago Bears will finally put an end to their miserable season Sunday, playing one last game against the Minnesota Vikings in Minneapolis. The winner secures third place in the NFC North. So there’s that. But in the grand scheme of things, that...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 10:02 PM
April 2, 2009: The Bears acquire Jay Cutler in a trade with the Broncos, sending quarterback Kyle Orton, two first-round draft picks and a third-rounder for him.
Nov. 12, 2009: In a bumpy first season in Chicago, Cutler's worst game is a five-...