| Aug 1, 2013
| 5:29 PM
BOURBONNAIS — In the 2003 preseason, a Bears rookie linebacker pressed into the starting lineup for the first exhibition game because of injury graded lower than any other player in his position group with a 66.
Ten years later, everybody can...
| Sep 5, 2013
| 6:20 PM
During a recent informative, entertaining question-and-answer session with fans on the Bears' website, in which we learned Phil Emery gets by on a cup of black coffee for lunch, the team's general manager revealed his pregame ritual.
| Sep 5, 2013
| 4:46 PM
Quarterback Andy Dalton and the Bengals talented tight ends will test the Bears' Cover-2 defense inside the red zone Sunday. With veteran Jermaine Gresham — and the addition of rookie Tyler Eifert — the Bengals have two options to expose the...
| Mar 27, 2013
SOUTH BEND, Ind. — After seeing Manti Te'o shave about one-tenth of a second off his 40-yard dash time Tuesday, hearing the linebacker sing down a hallway inside the Guglielmino Athletics Complex confirmed the skip in his step.
| Mar 25, 2013
| 7:34 AM
Phil Emery had been moving along pretty well in changing a Chicago Bears teams that missed the playoffs five of the last six years.
Then came last week.
Emery went from the mousy handling of Brian Urlacher to replacing him with a problem that might...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 3:16 PM
The difference in the Bears' strength program at this point is noise.
There is more of it.
That's the noise that comes from big plates crashing to the ground after an explosive lift. And the guttural sounds men make when they try to move heavy...
| May 12, 2013
| 5:28 PM
As the Bears have navigated their way through the offseason workout program, the voluntary minicamp and the rookie camp, they have started to become a team.
A new team.
When they convene at Halas Hall on Monday for the first of 10 scheduled OTA...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 10:48 PM
Following a similar trend that we saw during Phil Emery's first draft in 2012, the Bears general manager once again targeted rookie prospects over the weekend that bring size, speed and strength measurables to the NFL.
The Bears are projecting talent at...
| Apr 20, 2013
| 1:44 PM
The Bears wrapped up their first minicamp of 2013 last week under new coach Marc Trestman. And while it is tough to evaluate and breakdown the pro game in shorts and helmets, here are five observations I took from the up-tempo practice sessions at Halas...
| Apr 13, 2013
| 1:40 PM
The Bears won't look game-ready this week when they open up their first mini-camp under new coach Marc Trestman. That's understandable in April while practicing in shorts and helmets. Jobs won't be won or lost as the new coaching staff installs the...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 5:49 AM
TALLAHASSEE -- Christian Jones was making the toughest decision of his football-playing life. Back in January, the Florida State linebacker was wondering if he was about to become a former Florida State linebacker when he sat down for a conversation...
| Mar 13, 2014
| 3:28 PM
Through a chaotic first week in free agency, the Tribune’s Chicago Bears coverage team will keep you up to speed with all the latest transactions and news while also summarizing what everything means. Be sure to check back with this post regularly...