| Sep 4, 2009
On a clear Thursday night, the moon was full over Soldier Field. But the stars were all but impossible to find.
The objective of the fourth exhibition game was to avoid injuries, so none of the big names even broke a sweat.
The objective, however...
| Sep 28, 2009
SEATTLE -- After another slow start and fast finish, this one by a 25-19 score over the Seahawks, the Bears are starting to look like the tortoises of the NFL.
Except they keep winning plays with the speed of a hare.
This time, it was Johnny Knox and...
| Oct 5, 2009
The Bears were outgained and shown up by a rookie hotshot quarterback. Their offense was atrocious on third downs, and they lost their two best wide receivers to injuries in the course of the game.
But this one will feel good, really good, for every...
| Oct 19, 2009
ATLANTA -- Before the Bears played the Falcons, much of the talk centered on what a formidable opponent the Falcons would be.
In the meantime, everyone forgot about the opponent within.
The Bears had three turnovers and nine penalties, and ultimately...
| Jan 27, 2008
It's a week before the Super Bowl, an event that will attract about $100 million in legal bets in Nevada and many times that amount in illegal wagers elsewhere. The odds are long that you will know all of these facts:
1. The University of Chicago...
| Aug 28, 2010
| 10:02 PM
The Arizona Cardinals played a game in Tennessee just five nights earlier and spent the week in Nashville practicing, so they were the team that was supposed to come into Soldier Field on Saturday dragging.
Instead, it was the Bears who looked like...
| Oct 1, 2006
| 10:33 PM
Whether or not it was a preview of the NFC championship game as some speculate remains to be seen. And the Bears don't view themselves as the NFC champions despite crushing the defending champion Seattle Seahawks 37-6 Sunday night.
But the Bears finished...
| Dec 25, 2001
TALLAHASSEE -- It happened almost by accident.
Gavin Dickey, just entering his teenage years, sat idle in his home and started to write. The words flowed onto the piece of paper. "I don't really know how I got interested in writing poetry," Dickey said....