| Dec 8, 2012
| 3:41 PM
Suspense surrounded Halas Hall last year over who would take the fall for the Bears squandering a 7-3 start and missing the playoffs. Who besides Mike Martz, that is, because in retrospect we practically blamed Martz for everything from causing too many...
| Dec 16, 2012
| 8:50 AM
Ravens Pro Bowl outside linebacker Terrell Suggs is active for today's game against the Denver Broncos after being sidelined last week with a torn right biceps.
Suggs' return was expected since he participated on a full-time basis at practice this week....
| Apr 18, 2013
| 7:00 AM
As you probably know by now, the NFL will release its regular season schedule tonight at 8 p.m. on the NFL Network. You most certainly know by now that the Ravens will open up on the road on Sept. 5 after they failed to work out a scheduling conflict with...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 5:45 AM
The Ravens are $3.845 million under the NFL salary cap limit of $123 million.
That's enough room for the Super Bowl champions to sign veteran free agents, their upcoming draft class and, possibly, hammer out long-term extensions for a player under...
| Apr 16, 2013
| 9:46 AM
The Ravens have finalized a one-year contract with veteran quarterback Caleb Hanie, according to a league source.
Hanie is in Baltimore today and will immediately join the Ravens' offseason conditioning program.
The Ravens later announced the deal....
| Apr 16, 2013
| 6:50 PM
Ravens assistant general manager Eric DeCosta was reading comments recently from former Dallas Cowboys head coach Jimmy Johnson that he felt summed up his organization's drafting philosophy perfectly.
"I think the thing we want to try to do — this...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 5:20 PM
On Thursday, Josh McCown was a hero.
On Friday, he was holding a large garbage bag full of whatever belongings had been in his Halas Hall locker.
The reason McCown no longer is a Bear is he is neither as good as Jason Campbell nor as young as Matt...
| Dec 25, 2011
| 8:45 PM
If the NFL really wanted to back up all its big talk about parity, it would’ve made Josh McCown quarterback the Packers.
Sorry, but I wasn’t impressed, no matter what the final yardage was. McCown threw two interceptions when it mattered, and...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 7:55 AM
The NFL’s competition committee had an idea that the Bears should like but don’t.
The committee recommended increasing offseason rosters from 80 players to 90 as a way of developing more talent. Nothing wrong with that, right? A chance to...
| Apr 4, 2012
| 8:39 AM
Football never has an offseason, and there’s always a way to make it about the Bears, whether the news comes from drugs, fashion or potential litigation.
F’rinstance, Bill Parcells coming to the NFC North.
That was the story from the New...
| Dec 11, 2011
| 8:29 PM
DENVER — Less than 15 minutes after Matt Prater's 51-yard field goal sailed through the uprights at Sports Authority Field, sending 76,487 Tim Tebow believers into hysteria, the Bears sat stunned in their locker room.
Talk was at a whisper level...