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Trio of Chicago Bears Miss Wednesday’s Practice
October 2nd, 2013 at 4:43 PM
Wide receiver Brandon Marshall, cornerback Charles Tillman and defensive tackle Stephen Paea all missed practice Wednesday for the Chicago Bears, due to injury. Marshall is battling a foot injury, while Tillman is still feeling the effects of a strained groin.  Meanwhile, Paea injured his toe in Sunday's loss to the Detroit...

Rod Marinelli Won’t Return as Defensive Coordinator for Chicago Bears
January 17th, 2013 at 9:37 PM
***VIDEO1*** While Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery was searching for a new head coach for the team, defensive coordinator Rod Marinelli wasn't even a candidate. When he hired Marc Trestman as head coach, the move put Marinelli's fate with the team in jeopardy, so he took matters into his own hands...

Chicago Bears Win; Still Miss Out on Playoffs
December 30th, 2012 at 7:52 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Minnesota Vikings were not only able to beat the Green Bay Packers today, but in turn also knocked the Chicago Bears out of the playoff picture. The Vikings locked up the No. 6 and final seed in the NFC, and the Chicago Bears are going home, despite their narrow...

Chicago Bears Vs Detroit Lions: Week 17 Injury Report and Preview
December 30th, 2012 at 10:26 AM
Chicago Bears Pos Player Injury NFL Status RB Armando Allen KNEE QUESTIONABLE S Chris Conte HAMSTRING OUT LB Blake Costanzo CALF OUT RB Matt Forte ANKLE PROBABLE CB Tim Jennings SHOULDER PROBABLE DT Henry Melton CHEST QUESTIONABLE T Jonathan Scott HAMSTRING PROBABLE CB Charles Tillman RIBS, ELBOW PROBABLE LB Brian Urlacher HAMSTRING DOUBTFUL Detroit Lions Pos Player Injury NFL Status S Don Carey KNEE PROBABLE S Louis Delmas KNEE QUESTIONABLE CB Chris Houston HAMSTRING, HIP QUESTIONABLE WR Calvin Johnson KNEE, ANKLE PROBABLE TE Brandon Pettigrew ANKLE DOUBTFUL RB Kevin Smith THUMB PROBABLE DE Kyle Vanden Bosch NOT INJURY RELATED PROBABLE *** Prior to the start of the season, when people saw this game on the schedule for the final week, they likely thought it would...

Chicago Bears’ Lance Briggs Backs Brian Urlachers Comments Regarding Fans
December 21st, 2012 at 7:53 PM
***PHOTO1*** After team leader Brian Urlacher opened his mouth about the fans, other teammates are beginning to follow suit. Linebacker Lance Briggs is the latest Chicago Bear to talk about being booed at home. "Obviously, some people think the way it came off, they might be upset about it," Briggs said. "I understand...

Chicago Bears’ Charles Tillman Named NFC Player of the Month
November 1st, 2012 at 12:50 PM
***VIDEO1*** For the second consecutive month, a Chicago Bear was named the NFC Defensive Player of the Month. Cornerback Charles Tillman took home the honor following a highlight reel month. Tillman had two interceptions that he returned for touchdowns and shut down Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson on Monday Night Football...

Chicago Bears Week 7 Fantasy Football Review
October 24th, 2012 at 12:34 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Bears beat the Detroit Lions on ESPN's Monday Night Football 13-7, in a statement game for the Bears. The defense lived up to the hype, while the offense didn't power by Detroit's defense like it was thought. That could've been due to quarterback Jay Cutler playing the second half...

Chicago Bears Beat Detroit Lions 13-6: Rapid Reaction
October 22nd, 2012 at 11:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Bears needed to make a statement to the league, and the defense did just that on Monday Night Football against the Detroit Lions. Chicago shut out the Lions for 59 minutes and 30 seconds of the game. They also forced four turnovers (one interception and three fumble recoveries), and...

Chicago Bears Vs. Detroit Lions Preview
October 22nd, 2012 at 5:14 PM
***VIDEO1*** It's no secret that the Chicago Bears are 4-1 and enter tonight's Monday Night Football game against the Detroit Lions in first place in the NFC North. They've looked dominant at times--second half against the Jacksonville Jaguars prior to the bye--and also ugly (think of that primetime game against the Green...

Chicago Bears Vs. Detroit Lions: Week 7 Injury Report
October 22nd, 2012 at 12:56 PM
The Chicago Bears are coming off their bye week and were even given an extra day to study the Detroit Lions. The division rivals square off on Monday Night Football tonight on ESPN. Here's the injury report for tonight's contest. Chicago Bears Pos Player Injury NFL Status WR Devin Hester QUADRICEPS PROBABLE WR Alshon Jeffery HAND OUT CB Sherrick McManis HIP QUESTIONABLE Detroit Lions Pos Player Injury NFL Status DE Cliff Avril BACK PROBABLE CB Bill Bentley SHOULDER DOUBTFUL S Louis Delmas KNEE PROBABLE CB Jacob Lacey CONCUSSION OUT DE Ronnell...

Chicago Bears Vs. Jacksonville Jaguars Rapid Reaction
October 7th, 2012 at 6:27 PM
We wouldn't believe you if you told us this game was tied, 3-3, entering the half. The Chicago Bears went out and scored 38 unanswered points in the second half to beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 41-3 Sunday. For the second consecutive week, the Chicago Bears defense scored more points (12) than a...

Chicago Bears Vs. Jacksonville Jaguars: Week 5 Injury Report
October 7th, 2012 at 10:01 AM
Here's the official injury report for the Chicago Bears and the Jacksonville Jaguars. Team Pos. Player Injury Status CHI TE Evan Rodriguez Knee Out CHI WR Earl Bennett Hand Questionable CHI RB Matt Forte Ankle Probable CHI DE Julius Peppers Ankle Probable JAX WR Laurent Robinson Concussion Out JAX LB Daryl Smith Groin Out JAX DE George Selvie Knee Questionable   The Bears find themselves in a weird spot, and have considered the unthinkable. It's been reported that Matt Forte and Julius Peppers could be rested for this game. Both players have nagging...

Roy Williams Announces Retirement from NFL
September 10th, 2012 at 1:33 PM
***PHOTO1*** Wide receiver Roy Williams announced his retirement on his Facebook page Saturday. Williams was a first round pick of the Detroit Lions (seventh overall) in 2004 and had 357 catches for 5,285 yards and 42 touchdowns in nine seasons for the Lions, Dallas Cowboys and Chicago Bears. "My time in the NFL...

Chicago Bears’ Lovie Smith Safe Through 2012
July 28th, 2012 at 2:46 PM
***VIDEO1*** Chicago Bears chairman George McCaskey said on Friday that Lovie Smith would be the head coach for the Chicago Bears in 2012, and new general manager Phil Emery would have the freedom to make a change at season's end. "We told Phil when he came in that Lovie had to be...