| 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...
| 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...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 5:31 PM
In today's NFL, the quarterback is king.
The Bears and general manager Phil Emery reminded us of that Thursday when they announced a seven-year deal for quarterback Jay Cutler that reportedly includes more than $50 million in guaranteed money.
| Oct 22, 2013
| 4:32 AM
A couple of days ago, Ed Sherman posted WGN-AM tuning out Cubs? --Low ratings spur station to open deal, seek discount Broadcast sources say WGN is losing significant money on the Cubs broadcasts, with listeners and advertisers tuning out a......
| Dec 10, 2013
| 11:38 AM
CANTON, OHIO – 2027
I was telling everyone I would just get up here and say thanks, but there are too many people to mention.
First, thank you to Arizona, Detroit, Oakland, Miami, Carolina, Hartford and San Francisco for not believing in me....
| Oct 31, 2013
| 6:22 AM
Perhaps the only Bears playmaker who has made fewer plays against the Packers than quarterback Jay Cutler has been running back Matt Forte.
Which is not good news for a team that doesn’t have Cutler -- for this week, at least, depending on who you...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 11:33 AM
I love weeks like these in Chicago. I call them the "at least you know where you stand" weeks.
A nice test for the Bulls on Tuesday night in Miami and a friendly reminder—in case it wasn't already a loud voice screaming from your gut—"We...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 4:45 PM
The Bears can run their series of packaged plays against the Packers on Monday night to give backup quarterback Josh McCown multiple run/pass reads within the game plan.
Using the All-22 coaches tape, here's the breakdown of Matt Forte's 50-yard...
| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:52 AM
If you were watching TV on Sunday night looking to find hope for the Bears on Monday night at Lambeau field, sorry, people. The Packers' went to Minnesota and gave the Bears a TV preview that was rated "M" for "Mommy Make It Stop." Aaron Rodgers is...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 2:14 PM
The intersection between serious, down-to-earth business and relaxed, carefree fun in professional football often becomes congested and confusing.
As the Bears prepare to face the Packers on Monday night in Green Bay, we all are guilty of over-analyzing...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 8:46 AM
Daylight saving time ended this weekend, which leaves us bracing for four months of early sunsets.
The Bears are also entering their own traditional period of darkness, which this year involves a groin injury to Jay Cutler and a still-aging and still-...
| Nov 4, 2013
| 5:24 PM
If you're one of those fans who watched Monday's Bears-Packers game simply to pass the time before the release of "Call of Duty: Ghosts" on Tuesday, well, that's understandable.
However, you might not have realized Marc Trestman's team strikes a...