| Nov 19, 2013
| 9:56 PM
Brimming with boyish enthusiasm, Josh McCown bounced into the team facility early with an unproven rookie's appetite for work and stayed late until only the coaches' cars remained in the parking lot.
This sounds like any given day at Halas Hall. This...
| 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...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 8:46 PM
BOURBONNAIS — When Bears defensive end Shea McClellin made the play of training camp the other day by leaping to intercept a screen pass, exaggeration that often accompanies August football brought several comparisons to another No. 99.
| Dec 11, 2012
| 5:42 PM
The Bears may appear to be going nowhere, but that doesn't mean Lovie Smith is headed anywhere.
Smith effectively can seal another contract with a victory over the Packers on Sunday. Beating the Packers is important to Bears ownership, and Smith could...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 5:21 PM
In less than three weeks, there will be answers to all the questions being debated around water coolers from Milwaukee to Merrillville.
Many words have been devoted to Lovie Smith's future and the power structure in Lake Forest since the Bears tumbled...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 7:19 PM
Owners of the Chicago Bears hosted religious leaders and politicians Sunday at the team’s practice facility, where speakers lamented the “eroding freedom to speak in the language of faith in the public square.”
| Aug 7, 2012
| 7:43 AM
Listen up, it only matters if Brian Urlacher misses a real game.
What’s more, it doesn’t really matter if he misses the first real game.
In fact, I’d suggest he do exactly that and I’ll explain later on.
But first, the Bears...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 4:35 PM
While Schaumburg baseball fans still don’t know what to call their upcoming minor league team, some front office staff already is in place. Chicago attorney …...
| Jul 13, 2011
| 4:34 PM
As the upcoming NFL season remained in limbo Wednesday morning, a group of about 75 North Shore youngsters gathered on a grassy field to practice …...
| Nov 7, 2010
| 3:54 PM
TORONTO — The Bears hit the halfway point of the season Sunday and they're not looking back, not even for a brief glance.
They made enough plays in front of a pro-Bears crowd of 50,746 at the Rogers Centre to stave off the winless Bills 22-19. Now,...
| Mar 25, 2012
| 3:31 PM
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — After becoming chairman of the board last May, George McCaskey has overseen an interesting year for the team his grandfather George Halas founded. McCaskey sat down with the Tribune at the NFL meetings to discuss the state of...
| Aug 16, 2011
| 1:51 PM
SNERD By Mortimer Snerd August 16, 2011 The Bears Looking for a "Sod-mother"
The controversy surrounding the slippery sod at Soldier Field isn't on solid footing behind the scenes. As Bears' and Chicago Park District bigwigs bicker about how best to...