| Sep 15, 2014
| 7:45 PM
Welcome back to “The Blitz Package,” your weekly destination for notable news, nuggets and intriguing Chicago Bears storylines. This week’s topic: the art of the comeback.
Face it, at some point Sunday night, you probably lost hope...
| Sep 2, 2014
| 6:41 PM
History suggests preseason football bores Lance Briggs as much as the rest of us.
On the first day of training camp before the 2011 season, for instance, Briggs stopped me in a parking lot and smiled. The two of us crossed paths on the campus of...
| Aug 23, 2014
| 6:50 AM
SEATTLE — Ten thoughts after the Bears were pummeled 34-6 in an exhibition loss to the Super Bowl champion Seahawks at CenturyLink Field.
1. It was pretty much an ugly game all the way around for the Bears and what’s left to do is find the...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 4:37 PM
Shea McClellin flipped his hips and turned to cover Jaguars wide receiver Mike Brown late in the second quarter of Thursday's exhibition game.
The Bears strong-side linebacker was running stride for stride as Brown came out of his break on a deep out...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 3:00 AM
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears lost 45-41 to the Washington Redskins on Sunday at FedEx Field.
1. General manager Phil Emery has been consistent about many things in the nearly two years he has been on the job. He has been most firm on refusing...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 3:00 PM
Get ready, Bears fans: Adrian Peterson is coming to town. The Monsters of the Midway have had a roller-coaster ride defending the running back—and reigning NFL MVP—called "All Day." Here's a look at the good, the bad and the ugly.
| Jul 15, 2013
| 6:09 PM
When Brian Urlacher first established himself as the Bears' middle linebacker, he was playing between pretty solid players in Rosevelt Colvin and Warrick Holdman.
The trio had a good bond. Young and not yet savvy to the realities of the business side of...
| Jul 23, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Hunter Hillenmeyer wore a Bears uniform for eight seasons, so there's no question he knew his way around training camp. He's now the co-founder of OverDog, a company that lets fans play video games with athletes.
RedEye asked the former linebacker...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 7:05 AM
Before my interview with Hunter Hillenmeyer at his home Monday morning, August 5, for a RedEye story about Bears video game players, Hunter showed me his few pieces of memorabilia from his playing days. His prize possession is a game ball from the 2010...
| Aug 7, 2013
| 4:44 PM
Playing video games online against strangers is fun, and controlling your favorite athletes through video games is fun too. But what if the stranger you played against was also your favorite athlete? Retired Bears linebacker Hunter Hillenmeyer is the co-...
| Feb 26, 2011
| 11:17 AM
If neuropathologist Ann McKee finds that the brain of Dave Duerson is atrophied and stained with brown, it will be a sign the former Bears safety is the latest NFL player to be linked to a disease formerly associated mainly with boxers taking repeated...
| Feb 28, 2011
| 10:45 PM
5 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Greg Jarrett
6:39 a.m. Glen Kozlowski shares his thoughts on the Bears cutting Tommie Harris and Hunter Hillenmeyer.
7:09 a.m. Tom Parsons, the founder of Bestfares.com, joins Greg with ways you can save on the price of an airline...