| Aug 10, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Ten things to take away from the Chicago Bears' 31-3 loss to the Denver Broncos in their preseason opener:
1. No one game plans for the opening preseason game and starters don’t play into the fourth quarter in the first exhibition. But maybe nobody...
| Aug 10, 2012
| 7:30 PM
There is no feeling quite like the anticipation and then the rush of adrenaline football players experience under game conditions.
Even in Thursday night's Bears-Broncos preseason game at Soldier Field, players said they felt "jitters" and "nervousness."...
| Aug 12, 2012
| 5:38 PM
BOURBONNAIS — Find me a player in the NFL that isn't thinking about the end of training camp or jumping in their car to head back home.
This stuff stinks. You miss your wife or your girlfriend or your dog. You don't shave, and you wear the same...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 7:15 AM
Stephen Paea is injured. Of course he is. It’s what he does, occasionally finding a spasm of health and talent to rush the passer.
Paea had a bad knee last season, then underwent arthroscopic surgery and looked like a player during the early...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 1:45 PM
Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher, who underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left knee early Tuesday morning, maintained that Sept. 9 – the season opener versus the Colts – remains his target date for returning to the field.
| Aug 20, 2012
| 7:46 AM
Mumford & Sons singer Marcus Mumford and his wife and actress Carey Mulligan ("Drive") enjoyed their meal at Sunda Wednesday so much, the couple returned to the River North restaurant again Thursday.
Mumford was in town to perform at the Chicago Theatre...
| Apr 26, 2012
| 5:42 AM
Not even Linsanity could keep the Bulls’ Derrick Rose from having the NBA’s top selling jersey.
The reigning NBA MVP claimed the top spot on the list released Thursday by the NBA -- which is based on sales at the NBA Store on Fifth Avenue...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 1:24 PM
Tim Tebow, the NFL’s version of a biology lab frog, headlines the guest counselors appearing at William and Mary’s Colonial All-Pro Football Camp in June.
Each summer Nike sends three of its highest-profile clients to Williamsburg, and with...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 7:52 PM
Tim Tebow, the NFL's version of a biology lab frog, headlines the guest counselors appearing at William and Mary's Colonial All-Pro Football Camp in June.
Each summer Nike sends three of its highest-profile clients to Williamsburg, and with Tebow,...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 2:19 PM
The Bears are just beginning the process for the April 25 to 27 NFL draft with the start of free agency looming and the campus pro day circuit still on tap. However, coming off the scouting combine, here are 10 first round targets who would fit general...
| Dec 23, 2012
| 8:09 PM
GLENDALE, Ariz. — From miles away in the sprawling Arizona landscape that surrounds it, visitors can spot the massive steel marvel of technology and design that is the University of Phoenix Stadium.
Around the NFL, observers consider the home of...
| Dec 21, 2012
| 5:30 PM
For those who remember the bitter local rivalry that once existed between the Bears and Cardinals when both played in Chicago, Sunday's game in Glendale, Ariz., conjures up thoughts of what could have been a monumental civic clash.
With the Bears in...