| Dec 13, 2011
| 7:30 AM
The Bears’ offensive game plan was nearly perfect against Denver on Sunday.
The Bears did everything to prevent Caleb Hanie from doing something stupid.
Mike Martz figured it out. After saying he wanted to be more aggressive, the pass-happy...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 1:29 PM
Scoring two touchdowns 50seconds apart in the third quarter, the second on a 20-yard interception return by defensive lineman Red Bryant, the Seattle Seahawks stormed from behind Sunday for a 38-14 victory over Chicago, the Bears' fourth consecutive...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 2:45 PM
The part of the Bears’ season with any meaning is over.
Which means the Bears’ firing season can begin.
Can we start with Caleb Hanie and Jerry Angelo? Pretty please?
In a game where the Bears’ starting quarterback threw three...
| Dec 25, 2011
| 10:09 PM
GREEN BAY — It wasn't too long ago, back when the Bears were trying to make a go of it with Rex Grossman, that a high-ranking team official said just wait, the balance of power in the NFC North would shift once Brett Favre retired.
Well, the future...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 8:14 AM
MORNING NEWS POLL: Should the Bears bench Caleb Hanie and start Josh McCown?
MIDDAY NEWS POLL: Should the Bears bench Caleb Hanie and start Josh McCown?
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| Feb 11, 2012
| 6:28 PM
Dave Toub was forced to wonder how it would shake out at this time a year ago when the Bears' top six tacklers on special teams all were headed to unrestricted free agency.
He's in a similar position again as five of the top eight core players, based...
| Jan 1, 2012
| 1:52 PM
I wish I could get good and outraged over Lovie Smith’s decision to declare Nathan Enderle inactive for the Bears’ meaningless finale in Minnesota on Sunday, naming the failed, disastrous Caleb Hanie as the No. 2 quarterback behind Josh...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 8:34 AM
Jerry Angelo famously said he wanted a few solutions, and Tuesday, the Bears finally opted for one of the smartest: firing Angelo.
Yes, the man who spent a second-round pick on legendary Dan Bazuin is out.
Maybe Angelo ultimately gets to color it as a...
| Jan 13, 2012
| 5:01 AM
5th in a 10-part series
How dysfunctional are the Chicago Bears at wide receiver?
In two seasons under pass-happy Mike Martz, they couldn’t come up with a 1,000-yard receiver.
If that’s not a sign something is wrong, it ought to be. Martz,...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 9:07 PM
On his first chance in the exhibition season, Roy Williams dropped a third-and-10 pass that would’ve picked up 16. While he gets into football shape, can he also get into catching shape?
No, wait, I think one of the guys with a reputation for drops...
| Aug 27, 2011
| 9:58 PM
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Be careful drawing much in the way of conclusions out of preseason play.
Remember, the Bears were 0-4 a year ago and played poorly in getting to that record.
But the offense clicked months ahead of the pace of a year ago and...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 5:59 PM
Ten thoughts on the Chicago Bears after their 20-17 exhibition victory Friday night over the New York Giants in East Rutherford, N.J.
1. Lovie Smith always has said that it's hard to make final roster cuts, with plenty of hard decisions in the process....