| Oct 22, 2013
As far as Mondays at Halas Hall go, surely the Bears have experienced ones that sucked the life out of a football city more than the day after their 45-41 loss to the Redskins did.
But none immediately come to mind.
Rare is the occasion when an NFL...
| Oct 24, 2013
Not since the Three Stooges studied the age-old question of heredity versus environment has there been a more fascinating test of epigenetic theory than the one the Bears are about to embark upon.
•Does the system make the player or is it the other...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 4:19 PM
The Bears embark on the clarifying journey of their 2013 season with most observers unsure if the team is on the road to glory or the road to perdition.
All that is certain is that the Bears sure are on the road, with four of their next five away from...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 6:55 AM
Redskins cheap-shot artist Brandon Meriweather had his two-game suspension reduced to one game after an appeal.
What, Meriweather was dirty on only one of those personal fouls against the Bears?
There’s your NFL player safety garbage in all...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 6:16 AM
The night after Saturday’s hometown show at Aragon, Jahan and Yasmine Yousaf – members of “Alive” band Krewella – hung out at The Underground.
Sophia Bush (“One Tree Hill”) was spotted Friday at The...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 9:56 PM
Brimming with boyish enthusiasm, Josh McCown bounced into the team facility early with an unproven rookie's appetite for work and stayed late until only the coaches' cars remained in the parking lot.
This sounds like any given day at Halas Hall. This...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 5:10 PM
The Bears and quarterback Josh McCown will have an opportunity Sunday in St. Louis to attack the Rams' pressure schemes with inside breaking routes that target man-coverage.
Using the All-22 coaches tape from the Rams matchup with the Panthers, let's...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 8:27 PM
Slow down, Chicago.
We went from worrying about Jay Cutler's injury to wondering whether the quarterback had played his last game as a Bear faster than it took Cutler to limp off the field Sunday in Landover, Md. Logically, it was the kind of quantum...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 7:56 PM
ST. LOUIS — For one brief, shining moment Sunday in the end zone of the Edward Jones Dome, Devin Hester thought he had brought the Bears back against the Rams and broken an NFL record with a dazzling 62-yard punt return.
Then an official...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 9:50 PM
It's time to change the fight song. Well, at least the version of "Bear Down, Chicago Bears" that everybody has grown used to — the one that blasts out in Soldier Field after every score for the home team. Keep the song, but maybe try a Muzak...
| Nov 28, 2013
| 6:06 PM
The Bears and quarterback Josh McCown can challenge the Vikings defense Sunday in the high red zone with vertical concepts that force the top of the secondary to play with technique and discipline.
Using the All-22 coaches tape, let's break down how...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 4:50 PM
In Sunday's game of keep-away, it might behoove the Bears to possess the ball as long as possible to shield their inept run defense, which ranks last in the NFL.
The Bears are 14th in the NFL in time of possession, and the Vikings are 31st. The...