| Jun 11, 2014
| 5:50 PM
Jimmy Clausen continued his climb back to the NFL on Wednesday during the Bears' team drills inside the Walter Payton Center. He dropped back to pass behind the offensive reserves while Jordan Palmer watched from the periphery — two quarterbacks...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 4:23 PM
Bears quarterback Jordan Palmer participated in the team’s first mini-camp practice Tuesday after missing two weeks of practices at organized team activities to rest a strained right pectoral muscle.
“I felt great,” Palmer said...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 6:04 PM
The Bears concluded their two-month offseason program Thursday, the first step on a journey they hope leads to the playoffs.
Players were prohibited from wearing shoulder pads or tackling during nine voluntary and three mandatory practices, so true...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 2:12 PM
The Chicago chapter of the Pro Football Writers of America on Tuesday named former Bears quarterback Josh McCown its inaugural Good Guy Award winner for the professionalism, courtesy and respect with which he worked with the media in 2013.
| Jun 17, 2014
| 7:17 PM
Some serious hand-wringing is going on in Dallas, where Kyle Orton hasn't shown up for mandatory minicamp, forcing Brandon Weeden to take the first-team reps at quarterback for the Cowboys while Tony Romo recovers from back surgery.
Orton, the former...
| May 6, 2014
| 5:26 PM
Right tackle Jordan Mills was named the Bears' 2013 Piccolo Award rookie winner Tuesday, a timely reminder of how much a successful late-round draft pick could help the team. Mills, last year's fifth-round pick, started each game for an overhauled...
| Apr 25, 2014
| 10:01 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.
Starter Jay Cutler signed a seven-year contract extension in January that should...
| May 21, 2014
| 11:32 AM
By my count, over three Phil Emery drafts, and projecting starters for 2014, he has drafted eight offensive players for three starters, which is probably OK, but 11 defensive players for one starter (Jon Bostic or Shea McClellin) and that is a disaster. I...
| May 23, 2014
| 8:36 AM
The Miami Dolphins have taken an all-in approach with Ryan Tannehill as the team's franchise quarterback, and that approach is indeed justified.
The franchise invested the eighth pick in the 2012 NFL draft on the inexperienced Texas A&M starter.
| Jun 9, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman believes quarterback Jay Cutler's good health is among the most essential requirements for improving the offense in his second season. Cutler apparently senses similar upside.
Trestman, in an interview on SiriusXM NFL...
| Mar 29, 2014
| 4:50 PM
As a star receiver for the Philadelphia Eagles, the speedy DeSean Jackson made a career of creating separation from defenders.
Now, it's the Eagles who have created separation, releasing him this week amid reports his off-field issues outweighed his...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 6:24 PM
What a difference a (pro) day makes.
Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel had a great one, consistently hitting his receivers in stride. Louisville's Teddy Bridgewater did not, struggling with his timing and accuracy in a choreographed on-campus workout...