| Aug 8, 2014
| 3:49 PM
Pro Bowl right guard Kyle Long and star defensive end Jared Allen are among the Bears that will sit out Friday night's exhibition opener against the Eagles at Soldier Field.
Suspended tight end Martellus Bennett will not play and is not expected to be...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 9:57 PM
On third-and-1 in the first quarter of the Bears' 20-19 victory Thursday night over the Jaguars at Soldier Field, linebacker Jon Bostic guessed right.
Bostic shot the gap, shed left tackle Luke Joeckel and secured running back Toby Gerhart for a 4-...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 7:31 AM
Wait, that’s not an NBA schedule, that’s just taunting the Bulls.
Did you see their first two games? It’s a painful summer rerun of all their painful summers filled with failed free agency and failed trade efforts.
The Bulls open...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 10:27 PM
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NFL Team Report - Chicago Bears - INSIDE SLANT
The 34 points the Chicago Bears piled up in their preseason-opening win over the Philadelphia Eagles masked at least one offensive problem they could have for the foreseeable future.
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:36 AM
I don’t know every criteria by which Marc Trestman is judging his backup quarterbacks, but Jimmy Clausen won.
I think it’s over and Clausen has won the spot behind Jay Cutler. Premature? Maybe. But ultimately true. You watch. Clip & save....
| Aug 12, 2014
| 9:10 PM
BOURBONNAIS -- Starting right tackle Jordan Mills was a bystander as the Bears practiced for the final time in training camp Tuesday. His sore left foot remained in a walking boot.
Mills probably will miss his second straight exhibition game Thursday...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 4:45 PM
One day later, Chicago continued to buzz about Friday's memorable debut packed with possibility and hope.
No, not that one.
With due respect to Cubs prospect Javier Baez and baseball's most exciting last-place team, the city's first exposure to...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:39 PM
Danny McCray: McCray, 26, has run with the first-unit defense the last two practices, a move that's allowing coaches to get a more complete evaluation of his skills. In four seasons, McCray has made only 10 starts, used mostly...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:21 PM
Position battle: Backup running back
Shaun Draughn: He's entering his fourth season but has only 63 career carries, the vast majority of those coming in 2012 with the Chiefs. He's listed as Matt Forte's backup on the depth chart for Friday's...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 6:54 PM
Position battle: Backup QB
Jimmy Clausen: Clausen's push to be Jay Cutler's backup gains momentum with each practice in which he demonstrates greater command of the offense. On consecutive plays during team drills Tuesday, he connected with receivers...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 7:58 PM
Position battle: Safety
Adrian Wilson: The five-time Pro Bowler practiced with the first string again Saturday night at Soldier Field. He was near two receivers that caught touchdowns during red-zone drills. On the first, cornerback Kyle Fuller passed...
| Jul 25, 2014
| 6:41 PM
Position battle: Linebacker
Shea McClellin: The Bears' 2012 first-round pick would have sacked Jimmy Clausen in 11-on-11 drills if hitting the quarterback was allowed. McClellin worked around the left edge as the play developed, evidence of how his...