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  • For Bears, future is now — or else

     For Bears, future is now — or else
    In the topsy-turvy world of the NFL, where you often find a worst-to-first story, the Bears have managed to do something difficult since their last Super Bowl appearance. They have found a way to hang around mediocre most of that period: Never quite...
  • Johnny Manziel among top NFL training camp storylines

     Johnny Manziel among top NFL training camp storylines
    It's almost time to pack bags in Buffalo, as the Bills report to training camp Friday at St. John Fisher College in Pittsford, N.Y. They are the first team to open camp, with the Bears reporting to Bourbonnais on July 24. It has been an eventful...
  • Patrick Mannelly's presence will be missed

    Patrick Mannelly's presence will be missed
    For years, Patrick Mannelly occupied a locker in the corner of Halas Hall where he often sat quietly observing the scene as reporters interviewed Bears teammates who made bigger headlines and earned larger salaries. Over 16 seasons, Mannelly has seen...
  • Bears trying to reverse recent trend at safety

     Bears trying to reverse recent trend at safety
    The Bears might not settle on starters at safety until the preseason, and new faces working with the first team this spring already have an understanding of the team's recent history at the position. Asked if he was aware of the turnover the Bears...
  • Charles Tillman ready for another go-round with Bears

     Charles Tillman ready for another go-round with Bears
    Charles Tillman feels healthy, OK? Stop asking him about it because he's tired of the question. The Bears cornerback made that clear Thursday night as pop music pulsed from speakers at Kings in Rosemont, where he hosted a bowling fundraiser for his...
  • Trying to get Trestman's point about Cutler

    Trying to get Trestman's point about Cutler
    Marc Trestman was trying to talk up Jay Cutler, but somehow the thing ended up going sideways. It depends on your interpretation, of course, and mine is the Bears coach came off as wrong and forgetful in a recent interview on SiriusXM NFL radio....
  • Superlatives guide to Bears training camp

     Superlatives guide to Bears training camp
    The Bears report to training camp July 24 following the direction of a calibrated organizational compass. A year ago, Marc Trestman's first camp as coach featured all the baby steps inherent in implementing a new program. Since then, growth and...
  • Readers Q&A: Brad Biggs' Bears mailbag

    Readers Q&A: Brad Biggs' Bears mailbag
    In your opinion, did the Bears improve their defensive line with the additions of Jared Allen, Lamarr Houston, Willie Young, Ego Ferguson and Will Sutton? Conversely, did the loss of Henry Melton, Corey Wootton and especially Julius Peppers to...
  • Packers planning to use ex-Bear Peppers in hybrid role

    Packers planning to use ex-Bear Peppers in hybrid role
    GREEN BAY, Wis. — The sight of Julius Peppers standing alongside Clay Matthews might take some getting used to, but there they were Thursday during the Packers’ organized team activities under a bright sky with the stands at Ray Nitschke Field...
  • Bears thank Hester in confirming his exit

    Bears thank Hester in confirming his exit
    The Chicago Bears on Thursday morning confirmed they will not re-sign return specialist Devin Hester. "For the past eight seasons we have been honored to have Devin Hester as a part of our organization,” general manager¬†Phil Emery¬†said in a...
  • Brad Biggs' Bears mailbag

    Brad Biggs' Bears mailbag
    With the Bears drafting Kyle Fuller (which looks to me like a great pick) and considering they have two starting corners in Charles Tillman and Tim Jennings, do you think it is possible fourth-round pick Brock Vereen will be on the field more than...
  • Hester was the greatest returner, and the last

    Hester was the greatest returner, and the last
    This is not just the Bears saying goodbye to the greatest returner of all time. This is the NFL making sure nobody like him ever plays again. The NFL has legislated future Devin Hesters out of existence. That’s all gone, folks. Savor the memories,...