| Aug 5, 2014
| 10:51 PM
A day after losing third wide receiver Marquess Wilson for an extended period of time with a fractured clavicle, the Chicago Bears added wide receiver Greg Herd to the mix.
What is unclear at this point is whose spot on the 90-man roster Herd will take....
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:12 PM
BOURBONNAIS — A day after the Bears announced the indefinite suspension of tight end Martellus Bennett, coach Marc Trestman was asked directly to define his philosophy for the culture he’s trying to install at training camp. Trestman was clear...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 2:16 PM
The Chicago Bears promoted two wide receivers to the 53-man roster Saturday, continuing speculation one of Jay Cutler’s Pro Bowl targets will be sidelined for Sunday’s game against the San Francisco 49ers.
Josh Bellamy and Chris Williams were...
| Sep 14, 2014
The receivers are ailing, the offensive line regressed, the defense is terrible, Jay Cutler still is prone to back-breaking mistakes late and the sky is falling rather rapidly.
One week, team is 0-1. Deep breath.
The exhale slides right into a...
| Sep 17, 2014
| 8:36 PM
If Santonio Holmes’ four seasons as a Jets receiver were sometimes cast as turbulent, he has at least one fan who will offer a warm welcome Monday night in New Jersey when the Bears visit MetLife Stadium.
Jets coach Rex Ryan still counts himself...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 9:28 PM
Jay Cutler spent Thursday's practice throwing to the likes of Santonio Holmes and practice squad receiver Josh Bellamy instead of refining routes with Pro Bowlers Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery. And the timing hardly could be worse.
| Sep 12, 2014
| 8:23 PM
With the game tied and eight minutes remaining, the Bears offense got in the huddle after a timeout, and Santonio Holmes thought the call was for Jay Cutler to keep the ball.
So when Cutler faked a toss to running back Matt Forte, mirroring one of the...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 9:40 PM
From the jump, the Bears were better than the dysfunctional Bills.
What do you think the revelation of Bills coach Doug "Saint Doug" Marrone beefing with the entirety of the team's front office did? And how about his claiming his Bills reclamation...
| Feb 3, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Disney World embraced the D. That is, they made a little bit of history as Super Bowl XLVIII MVP and Seattle Seahawks outside linebacker Malcolm Smith visited the Magic Kingdom today to make good on his postgame promise of "I'm Going to Disney World."...
| Apr 15, 2014
| 5:55 PM
During a media session prior to the February 2009 Super Bowl between the Pittsburgh Steelers and Arizona Cardinals, Steelers coach Mike Tomlin pointed at me and said, "You owe me for getting you a week's vacation in Tampa."
Tomlin was right. Sort of....
| Jan 28, 2014
| 7:27 AM
Welcome to the “Wake and Bake" Super Bowl.
The NFL won’t call it that, of course. Not unless the league can license it and turn a profit.
But that’s what this is, and besides, “Wake and Bake" Super Bowl is easier to remember...