| Aug 17, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Ask Bears legend Dan Hampton about the upcoming NFL season and you'll watch a gigantic grown man turn into a child on Christmas Eve before your eyes.
"I've gotta tell you, I haven't been this excited in quite awhile," the Hall of Fame defensive...
| Aug 16, 2014
| 6:54 AM
The Bears' final 53-man roster has begun to crystallize after 14 training camp practices and two exhibition games. Players have two exhibitions and five full practices remaining to impress general manager Phil Emery, coach Marc Trestman and Trestman's...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 8:32 PM
The Bears will take their second exhibition test Thursday night at Soldier Field against the Jaguars, still on a mission to solidify their depth chart. Friday night's 34-28 victory over the Eagles provided as many questions as answers and leaves coach...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 5:24 AM
Is roster turnover a legitimate excuse for poor special teams play or is Joe DeCamillis to blame? Dave Toub managed each year. – @Rodgeo33 from Twitter
Special teams stunk last week against the Eagles and DeCamillis knows as much. There were...
| Aug 9, 2014
| 8:18 PM
One exhibition game down, three to go.
After a sometimes bumpy yet productive effort Friday night, the Bears left Soldier Field with a 34-28 victory over the Eagles, rattling off the game's final 17 points to generate some positive energy for the...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 10:55 PM
The Bears have a fluid situation at safety and linebacker and the backup quarterback battle might create storylines for the remainder of preseason after Jordan Palmer played effectively and Jimmy Clausen one-upped him.
But if this team is going...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 4:01 AM
BOURBONNAIS — Ask Bears center Roberto Garza about the monotony of training camp and his immediate smirk says it all.
"A true test of mental stamina," Garza says. "Let's put it that way."
Garza is no doubt a qualified spokesman on the topic....
| Aug 13, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Quick, digital-only thoughts from In the Wake of the News columnist David Haugh.
After three weeks of training camp in Bourbonnais, the Bears will leave Wednesday morning after a final walk-through. What are the 10 things you could say on the last...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 6:36 AM
I don’t know every criteria by which Marc Trestman is judging his backup quarterbacks, but Jimmy Clausen won.
I think it’s over and Clausen has won the spot behind Jay Cutler. Premature? Maybe. But ultimately true. You watch. Clip & save....
| Aug 9, 2014
| 4:45 PM
One day later, Chicago continued to buzz about Friday's memorable debut packed with possibility and hope.
No, not that one.
With due respect to Cubs prospect Javier Baez and baseball's most exciting last-place team, the city's first exposure to...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 5:31 PM
BOURBONNAIS — Willie Young was the Bears' starting left end for 13 days.
That is the elapsed time between completion of his $9 million, three-year contract with $4 million guaranteed and the club's announcement of its biggest addition of the...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 5:42 PM
BOURBONNAIS — For a minute, Bears defensive lineman Lamarr Houston has a Mr. Miyagi thing going, calmly working through a series of martial arts moves with brief but specific explanations of each.
Here's the side scissors with Houston slashing...