| Mar 17, 2011
| 6:14 PM
You don't need the NFL. You only think you do.
With the lockout getting uglier and optimism over a new collective bargaining agreement precipitously falling, I've continued to explore the possibility of a fall without professional football. You know...
| Mar 21, 2011
| 8:34 AM
Lovie Smith got a two-year contract extension that the Bears didn’t have to give him, but worse, the Bears don’t seem to realize that and don’t seem to realize that contract extension has been a hall pass for the coach.
| Mar 23, 2011
| 9:18 AM
I agree with Devin Hester. This is ridiculous.
The NFL voting to move kickoffs up to the 35-yard line makes more than Bears games less exciting. It sucks the drama out of the most unpredictable play of the game for every team and everybody who loves...
| Mar 23, 2011
| 2:55 PM
At Michael McCaskey’s final NFL owners meeting as chairman of the Bears, NFL owners voted to move up kickoffs and neuter one of the Bears’ greatest weapons.
If you ever wondered how little clout the Bears have league-wide, no matter...
| Aug 28, 2010
| 10:02 PM
The Arizona Cardinals played a game in Tennessee just five nights earlier and spent the week in Nashville practicing, so they were the team that was supposed to come into Soldier Field on Saturday dragging.
Instead, it was the Bears who looked like...
| Sep 27, 2010
| 9:58 PM
When Aaron Rodgers embraced Jay Cutler near the 50-yard line at 10:44 p.m. Monday night, he must have been wondering why he was congratulating Cutler instead of it being the other way around.
Rodgers had outdueled his counterpart from south of the...
| Oct 10, 2010
| 5:25 PM
CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The Bears didn't figure Jimmy Clausen posed much of a threat to them Sunday, provided they bottled up talented Panthers' running backs DeAngelo Williams and Jonathan Stewart with a new-look defense spearheaded by Julius Peppers....
| Dec 28, 2010
| 10:40 AM
Historical timeline of the Chicago Bears
George Halas, representing the Decatur Staleys, meets with representatives of 12 other clubs at Ralph Hay's Hupmobile showroom in Canton, Ohio, forming the American Professional...
| Jan 2, 2011
| 8:00 PM
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Lovie Smith's decision to play his starters throughout Sunday's game at Lambeau Field might have created more questions about the Bears' playoff viability than anything else.
Looking for momentum heading into the team's first...
| Jan 7, 2011
| 1:59 PM
From Henry Jordan to Lawrence Taylor, Shaun Gayle to Todd Kelly, Antoine Bethea to Mike Tomlin, Peninsula athletes have collected a fair share of Super Bowl rings.
As the NFL playoffs kick off Saturday, the question becomes whether that collection will...
| 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 22, 2011
| 4:10 AM
When you get here, it's the George Halas Trophy a team wins.
If a sqaud should survive, they play for the Vince Lombardi Trophy.
Two of the most coveted trophies in sports-the former for an NFC Championship and the later for a Super Bowl win-are named...