| Oct 5, 2008
| 6:36 PM
Defensive end Alex Brown wanted to clarify for those who figured the Bears didn't miss Tommie Harris on Sunday.
"I wouldn't go that far," Brown said of his suspended teammate. "You don't find a guy with Tommie's ability every day. You can't just walk...
| Oct 6, 2008
| 10:21 AM
Chris Cole (Green Bay Packers): The former South Plantation Paladin had four tackles and a half-sack in a 28-27 loss to the Minnesota Vikings.
Jon Beason (Carolina Panthers): The former Chaminade-Madonna Lion had 15 tackles in a 17-6 win...
| Oct 19, 2008
| 7:55 PM
Mike Brown has been to the playoffs with three different Bears teams and to a Super Bowl with one of them. Two of those three teams had better records than the 2008 Bears after seven games. The 2005 edition, which moved Brown to his famous "We suck"...
| Oct 30, 2008
| 5:17 PM
Haven't done one of these in a few weeks because of a combination of baseball, Gale Sayers and blanket coverage by the Tribune reporting staff.
But someone contacted me sometime in the past month -- either through email or the Bear with Us comment board,...
| Nov 2, 2008
| 7:28 PM
Playing alongside Matt Forte in a game situation only verified what Rex Grossman thought about the rookie running back all along.
"Beyond his physical ability, he's extremely smart, one of the smartest guys on the team," Grossman said. "He knows the...
| May 15, 2008
Brian Urlacher dice que no asistirá a las actividades organizadas del equipo (OTAs) que comienzan el lunes, y se inclina a saltarse el minicampamento mandatorio de los Osos, del 30 de mayo al 1Âº de junio. Pero insiste en que son prematuros los rumores...
| Dec 2, 2007
| 10:13 PM
One stop. That's all the Bears needed.
A defense that created four turnovers and helped make New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning look like a third-stringer for much of the day needed one final stand to assure back-to-back wins for the first time this...
| Dec 4, 2007
| 3:39 PM
There wasn't much on the comment board that won't be addressed in the paper. For issues such as the no-huddle offense and the defense's continued struggles, we will have those stories elsewhere on the site.
For issues such as the firing of Lovie Smith...
| Dec 6, 2007
| 10:56 PM
Never mind that Rex Grossman had been knocked out of the game in the first quarter with a serious injury to his left leg. The Bears needed all of 1 yard to alter the outcome of Thursday night's 24-16 loss to the Redskins at FedEx Field.
| Dec 13, 2007
| 6:33 PM
Inside the locker room Thursday at Halas Hall, defensive tackle Matt Toeaina took a few minutes during his first full day as a Bear to introduce himself to new teammates.
Fellow defensive tackle Jimmy Kennedy, practically a veteran in comparison having...
| Dec 17, 2007
| 11:17 PM
This was looking like the Bears' defense of the old, reminiscent of the one that paved the way to the Super Bowl last season.
Guys swarmed to the ballcarrier. They dusted off their old punishing hits. And "opportunistic" became part of their vocabulary...
| Dec 22, 2007
My favorite story
It's fashionable for journalists to complain about working Super Bowls, but there are few better gigs than covering one involving your local team. It's one of those moments when you know every single word you write will be read.