| Dec 2, 2007
| 10:13 PM
One stop. That's all the Bears needed.
A defense that created four turnovers and helped make New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning look like a third-stringer for much of the day needed one final stand to assure back-to-back wins for the first time this...
| Dec 17, 2007
| 11:17 PM
This was looking like the Bears' defense of the old, reminiscent of the one that paved the way to the Super Bowl last season.
Guys swarmed to the ballcarrier. They dusted off their old punishing hits. And "opportunistic" became part of their vocabulary...
| Dec 22, 2007
My favorite story
It's fashionable for journalists to complain about working Super Bowls, but there are few better gigs than covering one involving your local team. It's one of those moments when you know every single word you write will be read.
| May 12, 2010
| 5:35 PM
- Jared Van Acker played college football in Illinois
- He coached the last three years at Galax in SW Virginia
- Van Acker replaces Kevin Montini
YORK – As a husband, father, devout Christian and teacher, Jared Van Acker says family, faith...
| Nov 9, 2009
They deserved every boo.
There were many of them at Soldier Field and everywhere the Bears are loved Sunday through a 41-21 loss to the Cardinals.
They were loud and long. Some were deep and throaty. Others were high and piercing.
Whether they emanated...
| Dec 1, 2009
| 11:04 AM
Chicago Bears: Yesterday and Today
CELEBRATE YESTERDAY AND TODAY'S MONSTERS OF THE MIDWAY WITH CHICAGO BEARS: YESTERDAY AND TODAY
Chicagoans are passionate about many things, from the food they love to the wildest politics anywhere USA. Most talk and...
| Aug 23, 2009
As Jay Cutler bounced up after a 12-yard, second-quarter run and slide, the Bears quarterback emphatically motioned to the official for a flag, believing Giants safety Michael Johnson had hit him late.
"They said I have to slide earlier," Cutler said...
| Aug 14, 2010
| 10:00 PM
SAN DIEGO — A collision along the sideline with Chargers linebacker Kevin Burnett was the last snap Jay Cutler got Saturday night at Qualcomm Stadium.
Whether the Bears wanted to pull their quarterback after only one series to preserve him or...
| Aug 21, 2010
| 9:46 PM
If the Bears hadn't tried to play an exhibition game without a long snapper, their starting defense or offensive line — familiar issues from a year ago — would have been the most embarrassing elements Saturday night at Soldier Field....
| Aug 26, 2010
| 9:02 AM
They knock each other down on the field. But Bears players also know how to pick people up. One man in particular who was dying to hang out with his favorites. And although he is in hospice care with severe dementia, he remembers them all by name!
| Aug 28, 2010
| 10:02 PM
The Arizona Cardinals played a game in Tennessee just five nights earlier and spent the week in Nashville practicing, so they were the team that was supposed to come into Soldier Field on Saturday dragging.
Instead, it was the Bears who looked like...
| Sep 2, 2010
| 9:13 PM
CLEVELAND — Jerry Angelo would like for you to believe the Bears' performance over four exhibitions was part of a growing process that will have them ready for the Lions on Sept. 12.
That's what the general manager is hoping. Whether he's operating...