Five officers from Freddie Gray case face internal discipline

Zach Miller, (tight end, born 1984)

Embarrassment continues for Bears on and off field

Embarrassment continues for Bears on and off field

And you thought this Bears season couldn't become any more embarrassing? Forget all the losses — eight of them now in 10 games. And set aside the injuries too, with tight end Zach Miller likely to soon become the 14th Bear placed on injured reserve.

Those are frustrating bumps in the road to be sure. But the revelation Monday that inside linebacker Jerrell Freeman had been suspended for four games for violating the NFL's policy on performance enhancing drugs seemed even more indicative of an operation at Halas Hall that has grown far too sloppy and inept. Freeman's suspension comes a week after leading receiver Alshon Jeffery was hit with an identical punishment for a similar...