| Oct 3, 2014
| 10:15 PM
Nothing like a little dose of Aaron Rodgers to nuke all optimism and expectation.
The Bears now meet the reeling Panthers, losers of two straight by the air-tight margin of 46 points. The defense can't stop anybody, Cam Newton is moving at half speed...
| Sep 26, 2014
| 10:38 PM
We want to feel confidence. We want to believe the Bears are better than the Packers, finally, and should take care of business in the most important game of the season's first quarter. We want to, but we don't.
The Packers come to Soldier Field at 1-2,...
| Sep 20, 2014
| 12:04 PM
The Bears' defense will be without three opening-day starters for Monday night's game against the Jets.
Defensive tackle Jeremiah Ratliff (concussion) and linebacker Shea McClellin (fractured hand) were ruled out Saturday, joining cornerback Charles...
| Sep 3, 2014
| 10:01 AM
Do you think the Bears ever made an offer to Kyle Orton? -- @drewmolina from Twitter
I don’t know if the Bears ever made an offer to Orton, but I doubt it only because he got a substantial contract from the Bills and I'm sure the agent let...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears’ 27-19 road victory Monday night over the New York Jets that raised their record to 2-1.
1. The Bears have been turning to inexperienced players to fill the holes that keep opening on defense. First-round...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 6:40 PM
The Bears did some of their best work in the shadow of their own goal line Monday night at MetLife Stadium and that is the biggest reason they were able to come away with a 27-19 victory.
The Jets reached the red zone on six of their 11 possessions...
| Sep 5, 2014
| 1:52 PM
In the NFL, where the smallest margins separate winners from losers, the Bears are stuck in the middle. They have come to be defined by mediocrity.
They've finished within a game of .500 in five of the last seven seasons. And they have made the playoffs...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Starters in bold; *—rookie
QUARTERBACKS (3): Jay Cutler, Jimmy Clausen, David Fales*
Cutler has the security of a big contract and a talented supporting cast other quarterbacks would kill for. Anything short of excellence would be disappointing....
| Aug 29, 2014
| 6:09 AM
CLEVELAND—Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears rested 40 of the 75 players on their roster Thursday night, concluding the preseason with a 33-13 loss to the Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium.
1. Roster cuts are coming. The Bears are required to reduce...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 1:30 PM
The Bears announced their 53-man active roster shortly after Saturday's 3 p.m. deadline to set it. Of course, the roster could change tomorrow or the next day or the next. But at the deadline, at least, here are your 2014 Chicago Bears:
| Aug 30, 2014
| 2:58 PM
Here's a look at the Bears roster after final cuts Saturday.
Starters in bold
Quarterbacks (3): Jay Cutler, Jimmy Clausen, David Fales*
Comment: Bears kept sixth-round draft pick Fales active, using a roster spot on a quarterback who in all...