| Jul 26, 2011
| 1:09 PM
People are talking up the Bears’ assault on undrafted free agents on Tuesday, and I hope some of those scouting reports offered by Trib football master Dan Pompei are right.
But the more important issue is signing and coaching those first three...
| Jul 27, 2011
| 12:17 PM
It’s the busiest week ever for NFL free agency, and the Bears could make themselves a much better team by making one or two aggressive moves.
If the Bears want Jay Cutler to lead them to a Super Bowl, they need to give him someone to throw to. ...
| Oct 21, 2011
| 3:55 PM
"Who Dat" they say is leaving the New Orleans Saints? #50, Center, Olin Kreutz is.
"You know it's always difficult when you think about it because he's a hall of fame center," Coach Sean Payton said.
34-year old, Kreutz, only in his first season as a...
| Jul 31, 2011
| 10:00 PM
5 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Greg Jarrett
5:09 a.m. Senator Mark Kirk joins Greg Jarrett. Find out how exactly the agreement might impact our lives AND if our reputation here in the U.S. has suffered a worldwide black-eye.
6:09 a.m. Sun-Times political...
| Aug 1, 2011
| 9:54 AM
I loved the way Olin Kreutz played.
I loved the way players spoke of his leadership.
I hated the way Kreutz left the Bears.
Bad guessing and hamhandedness seem to abound, but look, losing Kreutz doesn’t matter if Mike Martz was still going to...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 7:32 AM
If a healthy Matt Forte sits out the opening exhibition game Saturday the way he has been talking, then the Bears have to fine him or maybe suspend him. Or maybe demote him.
The Bears’ starting tailback is worried about getting injured. Yes. Well....
| Aug 9, 2011
| 12:44 PM
J’Marcus Webb has yet to play 16 NFL games. He’s the Bears’ starting left offensive tackle.
Chris Williams has played enough games for me to think he’s a bust. He’s the Bears’ starting left guard.
Roberto Garza has...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 8:09 AM
Notre Dame football coach Brian Kelly hired veteran Harry Hiestand to his staff, as the offensive line coach and run game coordinator on Wednesday.
“Harry is one of the best offensive line coaches in college football, and we are fortunate to have...
| Sep 7, 2008
| 10:31 PM
After compiling the most rushing yards for a Bears rookie in a debut, Matt Forte calmly sat down at his locker, oblivious to the hype surrounding his 123-yard, one-touchdown performance.
"I'm glad we won, but I'm not going to go crazy over it," Forte...
| Dec 23, 2007
| 1:09 PM
It means virtually nothing to the Bears this season other than sardonically costing them a little higher NFL draft choice.
But the Bears' 35-7 victory Sunday over Green Bay before a weather-battered Soldier Field crowd of 55,419, the sixth in eight games...
| Dec 27, 2007
| 4:39 PM
Kyle Orton . . . gunslinger?
Drew Brees used that word to describe his successor at Purdue, where quarterbacks practically are issued a holster and ammo clip with their playbooks.
But in the NFL, the Bears have yet to equip Orton with any schematic...
| Nov 23, 2008
| 6:46 PM
Devin Hester playfully referred to it as "Secret Weapon No. 5," but the rest of the NFL knows it as the "Wildcat" offense.
The direct snap to the running back has been a staple in the Miami Dolphins' attack all season. Suddenly, it has become part of the...