| Apr 23, 2012
| 4:32 PM
Following NFL Network's coverage of the NFL Draft, the network debuts this year's countdown of the best players in the NFL with the 11-epsiode series The Top 100: Players of 2012. Beginning Saturday, April 28, at 8pm ET, each episode of The Top 100 will...
| Mar 28, 2011
| 2:43 PM
Today, EA SPORTS and ESPN announced the 16 NFL players to advance through to the next round of the Madden NFL 12 Cover Vote campaign, hosted exclusively by ESPN.com and “SportsNation.” Players that are still in contention to appear on the...
| Jan 9, 2011
| 5:13 PM
The No. 2 seed Chicago Bears will face the Seattle Seahawks in a divisional round playoff game on Jan. 16 at Soldier Field.
Quick look: This is an interesting opportunity for the Bears because the Seahawks provided one of the lowest points of their...
| Jan 16, 2011
| 1:20 PM
Football's oldest rivalry has a grand new prize: a spot in the Super Bowl.
The Bears' 35-24 dismantling of overmatched Seattle on Sunday sets up the biggest game in their 90-year series with the Packers. Chicago and Green Bay will play for the 182nd...
| Jan 15, 2011
| 9:28 PM
The Chicago Bears know firsthand how
dangerous the Seattle Seahawks can be.
Yes, the 8-9 Seahawks, the first team with a losing record to
win a division.
Seattle came away with a win in its visit to Soldier Field
earlier this season, and...
| Jan 25, 2011
| 8:00 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press NFL Awards for the 2010 season will be announced on NFL Network during Super Bowl week, culminating with the Most Valuable Player award on game day, Sunday, Feb. 6.
This marks the first time the awards will be...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 7:39 PM
As Charles Tillman raced past Matthew Stafford, the Lions quarterback turned to no one in particular and threw up his arms in bewilderment.
Tillman was on the way to the end zone with a 44-yard interception return, the second pick returned for a score at...
| Nov 27, 2011
| 6:12 PM
Caleb Hanie was bad. Awful. Sometimes egregiously horrible.
But then, what’d you expect from a guy who hadn’t thrown a pass all season?
Hanie threw three interceptions and so many other bad passes against the Raiders. High, wide, low, you...
| Dec 18, 2011
| 2:45 PM
The part of the Bears’ season with any meaning is over.
Which means the Bears’ firing season can begin.
Can we start with Caleb Hanie and Jerry Angelo? Pretty please?
In a game where the Bears’ starting quarterback threw three...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 6:35 AM
I’ve been waiting for a “gotcha,’’ but I guess it’s true and official: Bears coach Lovie Smith named Josh McCown to lose to the Packers on Christmas night.
Smith admitted he hasn’t seen a lot from McCown, and what&...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 9:00 AM
I presume that the Bears’ new so-called general manager watched the Super Bowl, as the Bears traditionally have done for 44 of the previous 46 years.
And so, I presume that Phil Emery told Lovie Smith that his defensive line is nowhere close to...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 6:28 PM
Dave Toub was forced to wonder how it would shake out at this time a year ago when the Bears' top six tacklers on special teams all were headed to unrestricted free agency.
He's in a similar position again as five of the top eight core players, based...