| Aug 21, 2014
| 7:00 PM
There is one way to find out how serious the Bears are about giving Chris Conte an opportunity to win the free safety job.
Keep track of how much playing time Conte gets — and when he gets it — Friday night against the Seahawks at...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Bears safety Chris Conte wasn't given the green light to participate in Thursday's exhibition against the Jaguars. But the hope is he will be able to play Friday when the Bears visit the Seahawks.
Conte underwent offseason surgery on his right...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 6:54 AM
The Bears' final 53-man roster has begun to crystallize after 14 training camp practices and two exhibition games. Players have two exhibitions and five full practices remaining to impress general manager Phil Emery, coach Marc Trestman and Trestman's...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:24 AM
Is roster turnover a legitimate excuse for poor special teams play or is Joe DeCamillis to blame? Dave Toub managed each year. – @Rodgeo33 from Twitter
Special teams stunk last week against the Eagles and DeCamillis knows as much. There were...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 9:42 PM
The Bears have been determined to examine every combination possible as they search for two safeties to emerge as starters. And Friday, the spinning wheel stopped on Ryan Mundy and Danny McCray for the exhibition opener against the Eagles.
During a 34-...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 5:49 PM
BOURBONNAIS -- If safety Adrian Wilson is as cold-blooded to opposing ballcarriers as he was Wednesday to a line of questioning about his Bears exhibition season debut, it would bode well for the club’s rebuilt defense.
Apparently, Wilson likes...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:09 PM
BOURBONNAIS — There's a chance that Brock Vereen and Adrian Wilson will play side by side in the Bears' exhibition opener Friday night. They are safeties at opposite ends of the career arc, with completely different perspectives on the exercise at...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 9:00 AM
If Christian Jones continues to improve, is there any way he could he start at strong-side linebacker? If so, would Shea McClellin or Khaseem Greene be cut? -- @steveoatms from Twitter
Jones has been an intriguing player to watch in training camp...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:24 PM
Adrian Wilson had almost made it to the cafeteria entrance Wednesday afternoon when a reporter asked him if he had a minute to talk.
Wilson stopped, turned and stared for a moment. He clearly wanted to say no but knew he probably shouldn’t. So...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 8:18 PM
One exhibition game down, three to go.
After a sometimes bumpy yet productive effort Friday night, the Bears left Soldier Field with a 34-28 victory over the Eagles, rattling off the game's final 17 points to generate some positive energy for the...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 10:02 PM
The Bears practiced Saturday night at Soldier Field as part of their annual Family Fest. Here are some thoughts and observations from the session:
1. The safeties continue to rotate, just as coach Marc Trestman and general manager Phil Emery said they...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 7:21 PM
BOURBONNAIS — When Bears practice ended Monday, Eric Weems exhaled and shook his head, still struggling to digest the injury update on fellow receiver Marquess Wilson.
Broken collarbone, out indefinitely.
"That's a fellow member down," Weems...