| Dec 18, 2014
| 6:46 PM
Four awkward seconds of silence Thursday at Halas Hall summed up everything you need to know about the sorry state of the Bears.
Asked if it would be accurate to say Bears general manager Phil Emery supported his decision to bench quarterback Jay Cutler...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 10:54 PM
The rich irony for the Bears on Friday at Halas Hall was that Jay Cutler never has looked better, and it had nothing to do with his play on the field.
It was a magnificent trick. The team found a way to make the embattled quarterback with the $126.7...
| Dec 9, 2014
| 5:54 PM
In 1975, eight years before Jay Cutler was born and nine before the arrival of Brandon Marshall, the Magnuson-Moss Act became law. It was designed to protect consumers from faulty warranties on products with the psychological benefit of reducing cognitive...
| Dec 3, 2014
| 11:41 AM
What are the chances of Marc Trestman getting fired and Jim Harbaugh replacing him? Phil Emery does not strike me as the type to make that move but ... -- @MLubba
I don’t expect we will hear from general manager Phil Emery, chairman George...
| Dec 1, 2014
| 6:00 AM
It’s showtime, George McCaskey. It’s your spotlight. It’s your decision. It's your franchise.
This is not Marc Trestman’s deal on Mel Tucker. This is not Phil Emery’s deal on Trestman. This is not Ted Phillips’ deal...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 7:34 PM
The spectacular fashion in which the Bears have fallen to 3-6, more than the fact they are three games below .500, has coach Marc Trestman in an increasingly shaky situation.
What Trestman does with the remaining seven games of his second season will...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 10:14 PM
GREEN BAY — You're on the clock, Bears Chairman George McCaskey.
Call the family together. Close the doors. Discuss the future. It's time.
It's time to re-evaluate everything: your team president, Ted Phillips; your general manager, Phil Emery;...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 5:14 PM
Amid the fury and outrage over the public shaming against the Packers, which was even worse than the public humiliation against the Patriots, Bears coach Marc Trestman has emerged as an obvious villain.
The Great Enabler might not be maliciously cruel,...
| Nov 4, 2014
| 6:47 PM
After the Bears spent their off week conducting research projects and casting votes of confidence, the Tribune has learned what it all means.
That isn't to say that Bears Chairman George McCaskey and President Ted Phillips didn't liven up the...
| Oct 26, 2014
| 1:10 PM
How does Mel Tucker keep his job, Marc Trestman?
How does Trestman keep his job, Phil Emery?
How does Emery keep his job, Ted Phillips?
How does Phillips keep his job, George McCaskey?
Nobody, of course, will lose a job because this is the...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 4:17 PM
CANTON, Ohio — It was 2:30 Sunday morning inside the chic Canton Club and Joyce Reed-Ebling was still going strong.
"I can't believe how late it is," the mother of Andre Reed said. "It feels like it's earlier than this."
A long-awaited night for...