| Dec 19, 2014
| 5:25 PM
America finally gets a reprieve this week after being force-fed three straight nationally-televised Bears games. The compounded effect of those three losses resulted in coach Marc Trestman benching quarterback Jay Cutler for Sunday's game against the...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 2:49 PM
MINNEAPOLIS – Marc Trestman’s future with the Chicago Bears will be determined soon. Massive changes could be ahead across the organization after a disappointing season ended Sunday at TCF Bank Stadium with a 13-9 loss to the Vikings.
| Nov 6, 2014
| 6:33 AM
The Chicago Bears reached the midway point of their season at 3-5 with their patience hanging by a thread and their playoff hopes in need of resuscitation. With four losses in the past five games, including a 51-23 blowout loss in New England in Week 8,...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 7:46 PM
The Bears' purge Monday did not include most of Marc Trestman's coaching staff.
Only offensive coordinator Aaron Kromer was fired along with Trestman and general manager Phil Emery. Each assistant under contract for 2015 — including defensive...
| 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 20, 2014
| 4:30 PM
The San Diego Chargers announced this week that they will not be terminating their stadium lease in 2015, meaning for now they will not be packing the moving vans for Los Angeles.
The St. Louis Rams and Oakland Raiders probably will make similar...
| Nov 16, 2014
| 3:27 PM
Bears fans woke up Sunday with reasons to be grumpy. Before the game against Minnesota, the team was in last place, players were getting hurt in droves and answers were lacking.
Throughout the turmoil, coach Marc Trestman’s tone never wavered&...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 5:26 AM
1. Baltimore beat New Orleans on Monday night. Of course it did. It’s 4-0 against the NFC South, the division Baltimore’s AFC North teams was matched up this year. AFC North teams – Baltimore, Cincinnati, Cleveland and Pittsburgh –...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 6:14 AM
Take a breath, Jared. Take a breath.
Bears defensive end Jared Allen was excited about winning two games in a row. I get it. He’s not used to that.
But I don’t think Allen gets exactly what came down and how Sunday when he said the Bears...
| Nov 27, 2014
| 4:28 PM
DETROIT -- Matthew Stafford had a notion that the Detroit Lions' offense would make a dramatic turnaround.
The Lions had not scored a touchdown in their previous two games, but Stafford, the team's quarterback, liked their body language prior to their...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 4:47 PM
GREEN BAY, Wis -- Aaron Rodgers threw for 368 and two touchdowns Sunday to outduel Tom Brady as the Packers beat the Patriots 26-21 to snap New England's seven-game winning streak in a matchup of division leaders.
Rodgers finished 24-for-38 and connected...