| Jun 18, 2014
| 5:37 PM
The Bears have adjusted some of middle linebacker Jon Bostic’s responsibilities to help him play more comfortably in his second season.
Coaches have slowed Bostic’s run fit progressions. They also have asked him to keep his shoulders squared...
| Jun 18, 2014
| 7:07 PM
Brock Vereen will be the first to tell you he's still a rookie and that he barely has been through four weeks of offseason practices in his NFL career. So he knows his assessments may not carry grand weight.
But the Bears safety can say with...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 6:29 AM
In your opinion, did the Bears improve their defensive line with the additions of Jared Allen, Lamarr Houston, Willie Young, Ego Ferguson and Will Sutton? Conversely, did the loss of Henry Melton, Corey Wootton and especially Julius Peppers to...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 3:17 PM
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NFL Team Report - Chicago Bears - INSIDE SLANT
Injured Palmer losing grip on Bears' backup QB spot
Jordan Palmer owned a good edge in the Chicago Bears' backup quarterback battle based on being with the team last year.
The chance to...
| May 13, 2014
| 2:57 PM
With the Bears drafting Kyle Fuller (which looks to me like a great pick) and considering they have two starting corners in Charles Tillman and Tim Jennings, do you think it is possible fourth-round pick Brock Vereen will be on the field more than...
| May 11, 2014
| 4:14 PM
Like nothing else in professional sports, the NFL draft markets in hope. It wraps up a free commodity in a fancy package and promotes wishful expectation in a scam more sophisticated than bottled water or pet rocks.
If Bears general manager Phil Emery's...
| Apr 27, 2014
| 5:09 PM
As the NFL draft nears — it takes place May 8-10 — we're taking an 11-day, position-by-position look at what's out there and what the Bears need.
A mix of veterans and highly drafted prospects makes this one of the Bears' most...
| May 22, 2014
| 8:12 AM
Now that Jay Cutler and Brandon Marshall have been re-signed, who would the next likely target be for an extension? -- @BradPintar from Twitter
The Bears have been on a serious pace signing players since the very end of last season. Then, Cutler,...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 8:57 AM
Is Phil Emery going to surprise us all and go offense in the first round? -- @fronczak68 from Twitter
You need to learn to never say never in the NFL but I don’t know how the Bears will accomplish remaining work needed for the defense by going...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 10:29 PM
The Bears have done a lot of work to build the roster since the end of the regular season and in free agency. What about an extension for wide receiver Brandon Marshall who is entering the final year of his contract? Is that in the cards for Phil Emery?...
| 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...
| Sep 22, 2013
| 11:06 PM
PITTSBURGH — Bears defensive coordinator Mel Tucker vaguely explained his position Wednesday when he was asked whether he would call more blitzes to jump-start a sputtering pass rush.
"We'll blitz when we need to, and when we want to," he said....