| Sep 8, 2008
INDIANAPOLIS - Chicago rediscovered its winning formula Sunday night. Play tough defense, control the ball and make no major mistakes.
No, it wasn't enough to win a Super Bowl 19 months ago against Indianapolis, but it was the perfect scenario to ruin...
| Nov 6, 2008
NFL Films couldn't have choreographed Wednesday's Halas Hall production any more skillfully for the Bears.
Act I involved Kyle Orton stepping without a limp up to the podium - the spot reserved for head coaches and starting quarterbacks - and stating...
| Oct 21, 2008
Drop every assumption about the Bears you brought into this football season. That goes for the Bears' brain trust as well as their fans. This team looks like one built around Kyle Orton, and wherever the Bears are headed, a quarterback will lead them....
| Dec 10, 2009
It by no means points to a showdown, but at least he might get a better view of a former mentor.
Jim Sorgi's season-ending shoulder injury means that Curtis Painter is elevated to the backup for starter Peyton Manning, and he'll serve as the official...
| Dec 13, 2009
Can it tell the whole story? We'll it depends how well you read it.
Stat sheets are complex lot of numbers that try to coax the reader into a simple explanations what transpired on 100 yards of grass, or this case synthetic turf.
| Dec 13, 2009
| 9:41 PM
Where were you when? As I got ready this morning, I stopped for a minute to reflect. I wonder if this is one of those games where I'll remember 20 years from now? The players are often too busy living in the moment to talk about records and achievements....
| Jun 11, 2009
| 2:59 PM
(WGN-AM)- Rapper Kanye West rewarded Chicago Public Schools students who have improved their grades this year by performing for them in a free concert Thursday afternoon at the Chicago Theatre.
The show--dubbed the Second Stay in School Benefit Concert--...
| Aug 7, 2008
| 10:20 PM
Matt Forte and Garrett Wolfe looked like the perfect combination, at least for one night.
Both Bears running backs were solid Thursday night in a 24-20 exhibition loss to the Kansas City Chiefs at Soldier Field.
The eagerly anticipated debut of the...
| Sep 7, 2008
| 10:31 PM
After compiling the most rushing yards for a Bears rookie in a debut, Matt Forte calmly sat down at his locker, oblivious to the hype surrounding his 123-yard, one-touchdown performance.
"I'm glad we won, but I'm not going to go crazy over it," Forte...
| Oct 10, 2008
Just who isn't a Lion tamer these days? If Kyle Orton can have a career game against Detroit, what do you think Minnesota's Adrian Peterson will do?
The Saints' so-so defense made A.P. their sole focus and found success, holding the Vikings running...
| Oct 3, 2008
The Colts are due. In fact, they're overdue.
Peyton Manning is the 24th-rated passer in the league, with more picks (4) than touchdowns (3) for a 1-2 team. Think the notoriously studious quarterback spent some time in the film room during Indy's week...
| Sep 14, 2008
| 8:50 PM
Greg Olsen remained on the ground in disbelief, trying to comprehend how the second of two fumbles squirted through his usually sure hands.
There were plenty of reasons to explain how the Bears squandered a 17-3 lead and ended up losing 20-17 to Carolina...