| Dec 9, 2013
| 8:42 PM
Among the fond memories Chicago has of Mike Ditka--the mustache, the screaming, the cigars--near the top of the list is that in most of the games he coached or played, the Bears found a way to win when he played on or coached the team....
| Oct 3, 2013
| 9:04 AM
If Steelers with their cap can make a trade, is it realistic the Bears could go outside for defensive line help? -- @jtbbears from Twitter
You are referring to the Steelers having less than $2 million in cap room and their acquisition of offensive...
| Oct 16, 2013
In the funny mirror world of the NFL where almost acquisitions and near additions make team-building as much a matter of chance or fortune as science or calculation, the Bears conceivably could be facing Jay Cutler or Peyton Manning instead of Robert...
| Oct 20, 2013
| 10:15 AM
Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Alex Smith, who lost his job last season in San Francisco to Colin Kaepernick after an injury, has a chance to do something Sunday that has happened only once since the AFL-NFL merger.
Smith is attempting to win his...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 7:00 PM
A Chicago attorney specializing in tax law has been barred from preparing most tax returns for anyone other than he and his family, following allegations that he helped customers — including former Bear Kyle Orton and other NFL players —...
| Sep 22, 2013
Two decades ago, he was one of three young traders who made $27 million in 22 days trading the stock of a bankrupt company on the Chicago Stock Exchange, becoming known as one of "the bad boys of arbitrage."
Assessing that deal, a federal appeals...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:36 PM
NFL teams like quarterbacks who can fit the football into tight windows.
In the first throw of his trick-shot video, Alex Tanney fired the ball out of a tight window — specifically, from a dormitory room on the third floor of Bowers Hall at tiny...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 1:15 PM
This is how bad things have gone at quarterback for the New York Jets: They've signed Brady Quinn.
That's Brady Quinn, former Notre Dame golden boy and first-round draft bust of the Cleveland Browns who is now with his fifth team in his seventh NFL...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 6:59 PM
As the Chicago Bears usher in the Marc Trestman era, another era in Chicago has reached critical mass.
Jay Cutler is in his fifth season as the bears starting quarterback, and the final year of his contract. And general manager Mark Emory has already...
| Sep 3, 2013
| 6:50 PM
In keeping with tradition, the NFL sent questionnaires to its eight new head coaches during the off-season, quizzing them on random topics. Among the questions was, "Who has the hardest job in football?"
Answered Chip Kelly of the Philadelphia Eagles:...
| May 18, 2013
| 1:55 PM
Bears fans may be more panicked about Josh McCown being the team's backup quarterback than they were about the Chicago-area water levels being higher than sled hills last month.
McCown is a quarterback with a 71.2 career passer rating....
| Apr 25, 2013
| 8:40 PM
From 2005-07, Muhsin Muhammad starred as the Bears' No. 1 receiver on teams that won two division titles and played in one Super Bowl. He spoke with RedEye about his time on the Bears, locker room games and his infamous quote about receivers in Chicago....