| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:49 PM
A most considerate man, Marc Trestman surely meant no harm when he insulted the intelligence of every Bears fan and observer Monday at Halas Hall.
But come on, Coach, nobody in town is that football stupid.
"I think this team and this locker room is...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 5:51 AM
The Bears did not fire the general manager after the Packers debacle that followed the Patriots debacle.
The Bears did not fire the head coach or any assistants, either, after becoming the first NFL team since 1923 to give up 50-plus points in...
| 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 15, 2014
| 4:47 PM
The Dolphins have short cornerbacks.
Brent Grimes, the Pro Bowl selection who plays the left side, is 5-foot-10. So is veteran Cortland Finnegan, who plays on the right side.
The Chicago Bears have tall wide receivers. Brandon Marshall is 6-foot-4....
| Oct 13, 2014
| 2:20 PM
Dolphins coach Joe Philbin admitted he was "antsy" and "queasy" about throwing the ball late in Sunday's 27-24 loss to Green Bay. So he called a running play on third-and-nine with 3:01 remaining.
And that wasn't all. Overall, Philbin, whose coaching...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 12:40 PM
Ten thoughts on Green Bay's 27-24 win against the Dolphins:
1. One stop, you win the game. That's what this day came down to for the Dolphins. Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers dodged them with a fourth-and-10 pass for 18 yards to Jordy Nelson to...
| 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...
| Oct 12, 2014
| 1:35 PM
MIAMI -- Aaron Rodgers threw a 4-yard touchdown pass to Andrew Quarless with three seconds left to lift the Green Bay Packers to a 27-24 victory over the Miami Dolphins on Sunday.
Rodgers completed 24 of 42 passes for 264 yards and three touchdowns...
| Oct 8, 2014
| 4:20 PM
Here's something to ponder: If the Dolphins can't slow Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers and his offense, which has averaged 40 points per game in its last two outings, could they still beat the Packers on Sunday?
Put another way, could the Dolphins...
| Sep 28, 2014
| 10:27 PM
Ten thoughts after the Green Bay Packers defeated the Chicago Bears for the fifth consecutive time at Soldier Field, winning 38-17 on Sunday.
1. In a 21-point loss with plenty of good and bad by the Bears, it’s impossible to pick one turning point...
| Sep 29, 2014
| 6:12 PM
Aaron Rodgers' accuracy, athleticism and poise present each opposing defensive coordinator with the darnedest dilemma.
Prioritizing coverage behind a four-man pass rush risks giving the Packers' quarterback sufficient time in the pocket to dissect the...