| 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 3, 2014
| 7:56 AM
The Bears' offense is talking like it’s going to become more of a force, and it already was a big deal.
The basis for this confidence and optimism was progress borne of continuity, as detailed in our story by Dan Wiederer.
| May 30, 2014
| 7:24 AM
GREEN BAY, Wis. — When Phil Emery set out to rebuild the Chicago Bears defensive line in free agency, he cast a wide net at the outset.
The Bears were all-in on Michael Bennett before the defensive end re-signed with the Seattle Seahawks and...
| May 30, 2014
| 6:29 AM
The Chicago Bears will close the books on their first week of organized team activities Friday at Halas Hall, concluding what’s been a busy month of May. So what all can we take away from the team’s continuing evolution? Here are four things...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 8:15 AM
What is the No. 1 position the Bears can't ignore in first three rounds? -- @nolejoe from Twitter
Tough to select just one when you consider the needs. The signing of a player like Jared Allen makes it clear general manager Phil Emery is driven to see...
| Apr 26, 2014
| 3:23 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.
The offseason's revolving door at defensive end sent Julius Peppers to Green...
| May 10, 2014
| 8:36 PM
With their eight selections in the 2014 NFL draft, the Chicago Bears chose NFC playoff legitimacy.
They began the entertaining, exhaustive three-day process with holes free-agency didn't fill and ended it with a roster complete enough to challenge the...
| 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 21, 2014
| 3:47 PM
Through the Bears' aggressive start to free agency and their consistent activity in the later stages, the Tribune’s Chicago Bears coverage team is keeping you up to speed with all the latest transactions and news while also summarizing what...
| May 6, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Be afraid. Be very afraid.
Phil Emery is drafting defense this week. The Bears general manager is drafting it early and often, and he’s not very good at it.
Emery said last week that he had six choices he feels worthy of taking with the...
| 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,...
| May 28, 2014
The Bears' first organized team activity of the spring had the look and feel of an offseason practice, with technique, fundamentals and core schemes taking the stage as the main focus of the afternoon.
However, after watching the Bears run through drills...