| Jan 3, 2013
| 6:56 AM
Phil Emery put a couple special teams coaches on his list of coaching candidates, and that’s only the two that we know about. The Bears general manager might have more names on his LinkedIn account, and it can’t be just to comply with the...
| Jul 28, 2013
Bears Chairman George McCaskey is adamant his family has no intention of ever stepping away from the franchise founded in 1920. But keeping control could be tricky.
George's mother, Virginia Halas McCaskey, 90, has controlled the team since 1983, when...
| Sep 26, 2012
| 6:31 PM
Dan, what do you think Jay Cutler will do when his contract is up? I think he plays out his contract and then leaves in free agency. If they use the franchise tag on him I wouldn't be surprised if he sits out a year rather than play behind this...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 7:55 AM
The NFL’s competition committee had an idea that the Bears should like but don’t.
The committee recommended increasing offseason rosters from 80 players to 90 as a way of developing more talent. Nothing wrong with that, right? A chance to...
| Dec 28, 2010
| 10:40 AM
Historical timeline of the Chicago Bears
George Halas, representing the Decatur Staleys, meets with representatives of 12 other clubs at Ralph Hay's Hupmobile showroom in Canton, Ohio, forming the American Professional...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 8:10 AM
Jerry Angelo will no longer be the general manager of the Chicago Bears.
Chicago Bears President and CEO Ted Phillips informed Angelo Tuesday morning that he will not be returning as GM in 2012. He had been the GM for the last 12 seasons.
Angelo had a...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 1:29 PM
What a news day for Chicago sports fans.
In a somewhat uncharacteristic move, the Chicago Bears made big management changes today. General Manager Jerry Angelo has been relieved of his duties. Offensive Coordinator Mike Martz resigned from his position,...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 8:13 AM
If I ran a top-down corporate structure and an underling walked into my office with a plan to fire the guy directly below him but mandate that his successor retain the person below that level, I would’ve fired the guy for presenting such a...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 1:46 PM
Phil Emery’s honeymoon period beganwith a lot of talk about, well, talk.
The Bears’ new general manager talked about processes and talked about moving forward. I’m all for the moving forward stuff. Moving forward is what the Bears need....
| Jan 31, 2012
| 9:39 AM
Phil Emery got so revved up that he forgot reality.
No, wait, Emery didn’t get revved up at his introductory news conference. Emery seems incapable of getting revved up.
So, maybe Emery was just so focused on offering snappy catchphrases about...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 9:00 AM
I presume that the Bears’ new so-called general manager watched the Super Bowl, as the Bears traditionally have done for 44 of the previous 46 years.
And so, I presume that Phil Emery told Lovie Smith that his defensive line is nowhere close to...