| Mar 26, 2014
| 8:02 AM
Another winter season is in the books, and with it another fresh crop of tomorrow's stars have begun setting the foundation for successful high school careers. The junior varsity level athletes often compete with less fanfare, but their importance to...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 6:02 PM
Lions 21, Bears19
Strategy: The Bears offense has a different look to it under new coach Marc Trestman, who was known as an offensive innovator in the CFL. The Bears use a vertical passing attack to take advantage of strong-armed quarterback Jay...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 2:59 PM
If the NFL draft was held today, the Ravens should find themselves a big, tall wide receiver.
They have holes in other places especially on the offensive line, but the Ravens need a big, fast body to complement speedy receiver Torrey Smith on the...
| Apr 21, 2014
| 4:56 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.
All five starters return from last year's overhauled group, which helped Matt...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 11:07 PM
NFL Team Report - Chicago Bears - INSIDE SLANT
Defensive end Jared Allen signed a four-year, $32 million deal with the Chicago Bears, who were not known to be in the bidding for one of the NFL's most productive pass rushers.
Allen, 31, is the third...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 10:29 PM
The Bears have done a lot of work to build the roster since the end of the regular season and in free agency. What about an extension for wide receiver Brandon Marshall who is entering the final year of his contract? Is that in the cards for Phil Emery?...
| Mar 24, 2014
| 1:20 PM
ORLANDO, Fla. – A productive rookie season for Jordan Mills will earn the Chicago Bears right tackle a hefty check in 2016.
The NFL Management Council shared each club's performance-based pay distributions for the 2013 season Monday and Mills, a...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 8:30 PM
Legitimacy returned to the Bears defense Wednesday wearing a mullet.
Defensive end Jared Allen, free agency's mane man, instantly became the main reason to believe the Bears can win the NFC North, and maybe more, when he signed a four-year contract...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 8:22 AM
The Bears' push to revive their defense got a major boost Wednesday when the team announced it has agreed to terms on a four-year deal with former Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen.
Allen, who will turn 32 in April, has 128.5 career sacks...
| Mar 12, 2014
On the day in 2008 that Lamarr Houston publicly apologized for getting arrested as a University of Texas junior for driving drunk hours after a Longhorns victory, he ignored his lawyer's advice and followed his conscience to the podium.
| Nov 11, 2013
| 4:57 AM
Bears right guard Kyle Long bowed his head and rested it in one hand as he sat at his locker still wearing his jersey and pads. A few feet away, left guard Matt Slauson sat at his stall with a pinch of tobacco in his lower lip.
In hushed tones, he...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 9:24 PM
Diane Long will sit in an Edward Jones Dome luxury box Sunday, binoculars lifted to her eyes, her focus trained on the line of scrimmage. She won't be following the football much when the St. Louis Rams play host to the Chicago Bears. For four quarters,...