| Mar 2, 2015
| 7:44 PM
If the Bears want to take one giant leap to solve a long-standing issue at safety, a pricey fix will likely be available.
The Patriots exercised their franchise tag on kicker Stephen Gostkowski before Monday's deadline, meaning free safety Devin...
| Dec 16, 2014
| 7:42 PM
The Bears' beleaguered defense surrendered 31 points in Monday night's loss to the Saints, a disappointing total by just about any standard. However, coach Marc Trestman indicated he was relatively pleased by their performance, at least compared to an...
| Dec 11, 2014
| 4:42 PM
Bears middle linebacker D.J. Williams will miss the season’s final three games, placed on injured reserve Thursday with a nagging neck injury.
Williams missed the Bears’ Week 6 victory over the Falcons with a neck issue but played in the...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 5:46 PM
There isn't a turning point in a 55-14 loss. The thorough beating begins early and remains intense throughout.
But there were a handful of plays that helped the Bears into an enormous hole Sunday night in their embarrassing loss to the Packers at...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 10:18 PM
GREEN BAY — Apparently, there is no such thing as rock bottom for the 2014 Bears. Every time Aaron Rodgers dropped back to pass in the first half Sunday night, a new low seemed possible. Many times it became reality. Down and down the Bears plunged,...
| Nov 10, 2014
| 8:25 PM
With 13 minutes, 22 seconds left in the third quarter of Sunday's game at Lambeau Field, the Packers sent Tim Masthay out to punt. It seemed like a novelty.
After all, at that point the Packers had gone 14 possessions against the Bears this season...
| Dec 29, 2014
| 8:14 PM
The Bears hired Phil Emery to be their general manager in January 2012. But after a rocky three-year tenure, Emery has been relieved of those duties. Here's a quick look back on the key moments of his stint as GM.
KEY COACHING MOVES
| Nov 3, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Marc Trestman stood in the middle of the practice field Monday morning and watched over quarterback drills, same as any other day.
Consistency and emotional steadiness, two anchors of Trestman’s coaching philosophy, showed as the Bears returned...
| Nov 28, 2014
| 10:43 PM
The Bears didn't fail as much in the running game in Thursday's 31-17 road loss to the Lions as they abandoned it.
Choosing not to run into what they clearly figured was a brick wall, coach Marc Trestman tried to direct the offense around the talented...
| Dec 6, 2014
Heading into Thursday night's game, Bears running back Matt Forte had lost only a dozen fumbles in his seven-season career, an average of one every nine games and every 181 touches. So it was a surprise even to the Cowboys' defense early in the third...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 6:15 PM
Kyle Long is on board.
It's early yet, obviously. And the Pro Bowl right guard is still eager to connect with John Fox, the established coach the Bears hired Friday to push them to the next level. But from what Long has heard, Fox has just the right...