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  • Aaron Rodgers practices, awaits word on whether he'll play

    Aaron Rodgers looked fine on the practice field Thursday. It doesn't mean he is going to play. There was no definitive word on whether Rodgers would be medically cleared to return from his left collarbone injury in time for Sunday's game against the...
  • Lovie Smith reportedly will be hired as coach of Tampa Bay Buccaneers

    Lovie Smith reportedly will be hired as coach of Tampa Bay Buccaneers
    The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are finalizing a deal to make Lovie Smith their next head coach, according to a report by Fox's Jay Glazer. Smith, fired by Chicago after the 2012 season, was a linebackers coach in Tampa from 1996-2000 before becoming defensive...
  • The one play the Bears' offense is missing

    The one play the Bears' offense is missing
    The decision to leave injured, inaccurate Jay Cutler in the game, a two-point conversion play that passed out of a run formation, a gift second-chance that ran out of a passing formation, going for it on fourth-and-1 in the first half of a tied game ---...
  • Pretty 'amazing' Tucker hasn't taken hits for Bears' defense

    Pretty 'amazing' Tucker hasn't taken hits for Bears' defense
    Julius Peppers talked about making a simple Bears defense simpler. OK. Fine. But what’s simpler than assigning one player one gap? I’ll hang up and listen for another explosive play. It only takes one player failing to do his job to...
  • Speaking of Sports

     
    Quick post from the road this week: I watch every football game except the Super Bowl on digital delay -- how anyone can sit through all three-plus hours of yammering for roughly half an hour of interesting TV is beyond......
  • Friday's multi-sport local roundup: Kecoughtan grad Morocco Brown, now with Redskins, interviews for Bucs' GM job

    NFL: Kecoughtan High graduate Morocco Brown, the Washington Redskins’ director of player personnel, interviewed Friday for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ general manager job, according to the NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. Brown previously...
  • Listen to podcast of Omar Kelly's WQAM show

    Listen to podcast of Omar Kelly's WQAM show
    People get so busy bad mouthing the Miami Dolphins, and expecting the worst from South Florida's NFL franchise, they have lost some perspective on the team's ongoing general manager search. There are only two vacant GM jobs out there in the NFL. TWO!...
  • It's game on for NFL's new coaches, especially Eagles' Chip Kelly

    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:...
  • Brad Biggs' 10 thoughts after Bears-Raiders

    Brad Biggs' 10 thoughts after Bears-Raiders
    OAKLAND, Calif — Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears scored 27 points with the starters in the first half Friday night against the Raiders en route to a 34-26 preseason victory at O.co Coliseum. 1. Tom Flores, the distinguished former coach of...
  • 10 Bears-Packers season-enders

    10 Bears-Packers season-enders
    Here's a look at the other Bears-Packers season finales: 2010: Packers 10-3. Jan. 2, 2011, Lambeau Field. Locked in a 3-3 tie, Aaron Rodgers connected on a 1-yard scoring pass to Donald Lee with 2 minutes, 50 seconds to play to give the Packers the...
  • Trestman stands by his decision ... sorta ... maybe

    Trestman stands by his decision ... sorta ... maybe
    How many times can the Bears' rookie head coach be wrong about the same decision? Early Monday morning, Trestman told WBBM-AM 780 that after viewing video of the Bears’ 21-19 loss to the Lions on Sunday he might’ve taken out his injured,...
  • Does Emery know how to draft a defense?

    Does Emery know how to draft a defense?
    Remember how you feared former Bears general manager Jerry Angelo drafting offense?  Watch out, because now it looks like Phil Emery is having the same effect on the once-proud unit known as the Bears defense. I guess that Halas Hall seat comes with...