| Mar 13, 2012
| 1:42 PM
Almost three years ago, the Chicago Bears traded for Jay Cutler after years of unsuccessfully trying to develop their own quarterback. Now, they’ve traded for the wide receiver he worked so well with in Denver.
The Bears have packaged two third-...
| Dec 26, 2010
| 5:05 PM
Rex Ryan wasn't doubting the Bears' special teams when he called a fake punt on the opening possession of the second half at the Jets' 40-yard line. He was doing something far more understandable.
Ryan was avoiding kicking to Devin Hester while showing...
| Jan 16, 2011
| 5:24 PM
When Lovie Smith was hired as Bears coach seven years ago, he sounded like a man who had come directly out of a pep talk from the McCaskeys, who were tired of having their franchise humiliated for more than a decade by Brett Favre.
Now Smith has a game...
| Sep 19, 2010
| 10:02 PM
ARLINGTON, Texas — Brian Urlacher wasn't suffering from a bout of Lovie Smith-like amnesia, he just didn't have any interest in considering when the last time the Bears had a significant victory on the road.
A half-hour earlier the Bears had walked...
| Sep 12, 2010
| 6:40 PM
Lovie Smith was defiant Sunday afternoon shortly after the Bears pulled a Houdini act in escaping with a 19-14 victory over the Lions.
The coach refused to budge over why he passed on a chip-shot field goal with his team trailing by one after Matt...
| Apr 28, 2012
| 5:53 PM
On the field: The Bears have been in need of a pass-catching tight end since trading Greg Olsen last summer. Rodriguez is that, but the team hopes he also can block linebackers, seal the edge in the running game and be a vertical threat.
| Sep 27, 2010
| 10:13 PM
With a little help from some fans in the south end zone, Devin Hester made a Soldier Field leap early in the fourth quarter.
You can understand his excitement. It had been 30 games since his last punt return for a score, a drought that had led some to...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 4:00 AM
Agent Drew Rosenhaus has filed a formal request to seek a trade on behalf of Lance Briggs, the Bears linebacker told the Tribune.
"The Bears made their decision, now I have to make mine," Briggs said. "It's just how the business works. It's not going...
| Aug 25, 2011
| 7:36 AM
Muhsin Muhammad said famously that Chicago was where wide receivers go to die.
Tribune Bears beat monster Brad Biggs brought up that line in this piece about Roy Williams, who is the first Bears receiver to be presented as a No. 1 guy since Muhammad....
| Sep 13, 2010
| 4:32 PM
(Chris Sweda, Chicago Tribune / August 28, 2010) Following his team's win over the Detroit Lions on Sunday, Bears coach Lovie Smith and his family dined at Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab. They were joined by the Bears' Greg Olsen, Corey Graham,...
| Sep 26, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Kristin Cavallari at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City on September 12, 2010. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images) Reality TV star Kristin Cavallari and two friends had mimosas and fries at Hub 51 on Saturday. The Bulls' Carlos Boozer hit Hub...
| Sep 28, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Kristin Cavallari at the Badgley Mischka Spring 2011 fashion show at The Theater at Lincoln Center in New York City on September 14, 2010. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images) After his team defeated the Green Bay Packers on Monday, Bears QB Jay Cutler...