| Dec 17, 2012
| 7:04 AM
Minutes after Brandon Marshall said everyone involved with the Bears offense should be held accountable, he darted out of the Soldier Field locker room, leaving behind his sad-looking Charlie Brown Christmas tree.
There will be no NFC North crown...
| Apr 10, 2013
| 6:17 PM
This running back class has a little depth, but very little top-end talent. In fact, scouts agree this could be the first draft in 50 years in which no running back is chosen in the first round. Alabama's Eddie Lacy appears to be the only first-round...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 10:17 PM
Tennis--ATP World Tour-WTA Sony Open, 2 and 6 p.m. (ESPN2)
Men’s College Basketball--NCAA Division I Tournament, Louisville vs. Oregon, 6 p.m. (CBS), Kansas vs. Michigan, 6:15 p.m. (TBS), Duke vs. Michigan State, 8:30 p.m. (CBS),...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 6:02 AM
There cannot be a player on offense who is more excited about the new Chicago Bears coaching staff than Matt Forte.
Forte always has considered himself a dual threat out of the backfield and new coach Marc Trestman has a proven track record for making...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 9:47 PM
CLEVELAND — You might have yawned at the proceedings Thursday night at Cleveland Browns Stadium.
Maybe you switched back and forth to the broadcast of the Republican National Convention.
Perhaps you chose "Glee."
Or played some Angry Birds on...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 4:06 PM
At one point or another, the Bears decided they preferred Rex Grossman, Chad Hutchinson, Brian Griese, Jay Cutler and Jason Campbell over Kyle Orton.
Since drafting Orton in the fourth round in 2005, the Bears have had a history of trying to get a...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 7:09 PM
SOUTH BEND -- Cierre Wood was feeling the heat Saturday and Monday, and it had nothing to do with the Notre Dame junior's new tag-teammate at running back, Theo Riddick.
Irish head football coach Brian Kelly decided to crank the thermostat in the...
| Dec 25, 2011
| 10:09 PM
GREEN BAY — It wasn't too long ago, back when the Bears were trying to make a go of it with Rex Grossman, that a high-ranking team official said just wait, the balance of power in the NFC North would shift once Brett Favre retired.
Well, the future...
| Feb 11, 2012
| 6:28 PM
Dave Toub was forced to wonder how it would shake out at this time a year ago when the Bears' top six tacklers on special teams all were headed to unrestricted free agency.
He's in a similar position again as five of the top eight core players, based...
| Sep 22, 2012
| 5:20 PM
The last time the Bears were without Matt Forte, as they will be Sunday against the Rams, they went 1-3.
"Forte is such a dynamic and versatile player who accounted for such a significant amount of the Bears production in the past that losing him will...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 8:39 PM
The initial exhibition game on the NFL schedule should be viewed as an extension of training camp in the evaluation process, a "scrimmage" in which established vets run their base schemes and rookies see the majority of the reps against pro competition...