| Jan 3, 2012
| 8:34 AM
Jerry Angelo famously said he wanted a few solutions, and Tuesday, the Bears finally opted for one of the smartest: firing Angelo.
Yes, the man who spent a second-round pick on legendary Dan Bazuin is out.
Maybe Angelo ultimately gets to color it as a...
| Jan 3, 2012
General manager Jerry Angelo isn’t the only prominent Chicago Bears figure who won’t return in 2012.
Also out is offensive coordinator Mike Martz, who resigned Tuesday morning after a meeting with coach Lovie Smith.
A source told the...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 1:29 PM
What a news day for Chicago sports fans.
In a somewhat uncharacteristic move, the Chicago Bears made big management changes today. General Manager Jerry Angelo has been relieved of his duties. Offensive Coordinator Mike Martz resigned from his position,...
| Jan 4, 2012
| 5:51 AM
MORNING NEWS POLL: Should the Bears have fired Lovie Smith along with Jerry Angelo?
MIDDAY NEWS POLL: Do you think the outcome in Iowa will sway Illinois voters in the March primary?
NEWS AT NINE POLL:
| Jan 13, 2012
| 5:01 AM
5th in a 10-part series
How dysfunctional are the Chicago Bears at wide receiver?
In two seasons under pass-happy Mike Martz, they couldn’t come up with a 1,000-yard receiver.
If that’s not a sign something is wrong, it ought to be. Martz,...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 7:32 AM
If a healthy Matt Forte sits out the opening exhibition game Saturday the way he has been talking, then the Bears have to fine him or maybe suspend him. Or maybe demote him.
The Bears’ starting tailback is worried about getting injured. Yes. Well....
| Mar 2, 2012
| 7:12 PM
Matt Forte still does not have the long-term contract he is seeking, but the Bears have ensured that the Pro Bowl running back will return in 2012.
In a move that was no surprise, the club placed the franchise tag on Forte on Friday, tendering him a one-...
| Mar 22, 2012
| 7:52 AM
Roger Goodell just gave the Bears a season.
No, the NFL Commissioner didn’t send out a press release. And no, he did not appear on NFL Network to explain how and why. But when Lord Roger Voldemort sent his Death Eaters to New Orleans in the wake of...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 8:08 AM
It’s hard to know which is worse: J’Marcus Webb playing left tackle during the Bears’ exhibition opener against Buffalo on Saturday night or J’Marcus Webb talking about it later.
Webb lined up at the most...
| Sep 29, 2011
| 12:53 PM
How badly do you think Jay Cutler is missing Greg Olsen? -- Brian Ausmus, from Twitter
Given that Earl Bennett has been injured and Roy Williams has been ineffective, I think Olsen could have had an impact on the last two games. Olsen could have provided...
| Oct 4, 2011
| 7:05 AM
I think I know why the Chicago Bears blow so many timeouts on offense:
Jay Cutler has to get the play from the guy on the sideline, but first, the guy on the sideline has to get it from Mike Martz in the booth, but before that, Martz has to get it from...
| Oct 12, 2011
| 6:49 AM
Remember last year when it was all about accountability at Halas Hall?
It was public and loud and demanded like never before. Guys were getting cut all the time, even after wins, I believe.
Then the Bears lucked their way to the NFC Championship Game...