| Mar 7, 2014
| 6:12 PM
Free agency is filled with hopes, dreams, reaches, nightmares and plenty of money but there is no telling what will come the way of NFL teams when the signing season opens at 3 p.m. Tuesday.
Clubs officially are allowed to make direct contact with...
| Feb 19, 2014
| 7:30 AM
What are the chances the Bears draft a running back in the middle of the draft to infuse some life in the backup position and provide insurance in case of a Matt Forte injury? I thought Tre Mason looked fantastic and would be a great value in the third...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 9:55 AM
Do you expect the decision on Julius Peppers to be finalized by the start of free agency and/or pending the signing of a replacement? -- @jtbbears from Twitter
Two months removed from the end of the 2013 season there is little doubt in my mind the Bears...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 4:56 PM
Nine days before the Bears can begin contacting agents for players that will be in the plan to rebuild the defense, the team ensured its record-setting offense will return intact.
Center Roberto Garza signed a one-year contract Thursday, bringing the...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 4:50 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — The Bears understand Shea McClellin’s importance to their defensive rebuilding project. Maximizing their 2012 first-round pick’s production seems a necessity and a reasonable expectation for a unit that set a club record...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 1:35 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — The Chicago Bears have several impact players on defense who suffered serious injuries last season in the final year of their respective contracts.
As a result, medical considerations complicate upcoming roster decisions about...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 6:47 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — Bears coach Marc Trestman's media session Thursday morning at the NFL scouting combine immediately followed that of Dolphins coach Joe Philbin, so the topic of bullying and locker-room management was sure to come up.
| Feb 21, 2014
| 5:00 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — The NFL scouting combine began Thursday with Bears coach Marc Trestman and general manager Phil Emery taking turns at the Lucas Oil Stadium podium to address their offseason plans. Not surprisingly, they both spoke with urgency,...
| Feb 22, 2014
| 1:51 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — Sometimes players need the opportunity to see if there is more green on the other side of the fence before deciding to re-sign with their current team.
So expect a good handful of the Bears' pending free agents that general...
| Feb 7, 2014
| 12:06 AM
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NFL Team Report - Denver Broncos - INSIDE SLANT
A Denver Broncos public-relations staffer had already said, "Last question," and head coach John Fox had already answered it. It looked as if the season-ending press conference for Fox...
| Jan 6, 2014
| 7:01 AM
One month, Bears coach Marc Trestman is saying defensive coordinator Mel Tucker is doing an “amazing’’ job.
Next month, Trestman is leaving Tucker’s continued employment a question.
Thanks for all the support, boss....
| Dec 30, 2013
| 6:59 PM
Locker clean-out days always have a somber tone around the NFL. But Monday morning at Halas Hall, a day after the Bears narrowly missed out on a playoff berth with a 33-28 loss to the Packers, the uncertainty was more prevalent than usual.
As has been...