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Chicago Bears Fire Every Offensive Coach
January 17th, 2013 at 9:57 PM
***PHOTO2*** Marc Trestman is looking for a fresh start with the Chicago Bears. Every coach on the offensive side of the football has been let go since the hiring of Trestman as the team's 14th head coach in its history. ***PHOTO1*** The offense was terrible for Chicago this year, at times looking lost as...

Chicago Bears Hire Marc Trestman to Replace Lovie Smith
January 16th, 2013 at 10:40 AM
***VIDEO1*** The Chicago Bears closed their search for the 14th head coach in team history by making the decision to hire Montreal Alouettes' Marc Trestman in the wee hours of the morning. Bears general manager Phil Emery decided on Trestman after an exhausting interviewing process that included 12 known candidates for the...

Chicago Bears Vs. Minnesota Vikings: Keys to Victory
November 25th, 2012 at 11:12 AM
***PHOTO1*** For the first time this season, the Chicago Bears and Minnesota Vikings will face off in a game with major playoff implications. The Bears just lost the division lead last week, and sit at 7-3 with the Green Bay Packers. The Vikings aren't far behind at 6-4, and a win today...

Aldon Smith Embarrasses Chicago Bears’ Offensive Line in 32-7 San Francisco 49er Victory
November 20th, 2012 at 7:33 AM
***VIDEO1*** Pancake blocks are a stat usually kept for offensive lineman in the NFL. On Monday night, Aldon Smith pancaked a plethora of Chicago Bears lineman on his way to Jason Campbell 5.5 times -- a new Monday Night Football record. Whether he was matched up on J'Marcus Webb or Gabe Carimi,...

Chicago Bears Defense Setting the Standard; Offense Trying to Catch Up
November 6th, 2012 at 1:45 PM
***VIDEO1*** For those of you who actually watched the video -- see what we did there, now you have to watch the video -- the key word by the announcer was "another." It was "another" forced fumble by Charles Tillman. He asked whether or not it would be "another" touchdown for the...

Brody Eldridge Wants to Play Fullback: Chicago Bears Should Use Split Backs Instead
October 16th, 2012 at 10:17 AM
***PHOTO1*** With Evan Rodriguez having been slowed by injuries to this point in the season, the Chicago Bears have lined up tight end Kyle Adams in the backfield on occasion. Chicago recently signed tight end Brody Eldridge, who said he would "love" to play fullback for the Bears. The 6-5, 265-pound Eldridge hasn't...

Alshon Jeffery Has Right Hand Fracture
October 9th, 2012 at 2:02 PM
***VIDEO1*** Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery suffered a fracture in his right hand during Sunday's 41-3 win over the Jacksonville Jaguars. Jeffery injured the hand on his second career touchdown reception at the very beginning of the fourth quarter. The hand swelled and was in a cast after the game, and the...

(GIF) Jay Cutler Blows Off, Walks Away from Mike Tice on Sideline
October 1st, 2012 at 8:57 PM
It's no secret Jay Cutler has an attitude problem, just see his reaming of J'Marcus Webb in the Packers game. But after a promising drive ended in a field goal in the Bears Monday night showdown in Dallas, Jay Cutler threw another hissy fit but this time it was not...

Devin Hester’s Role in the Offense
October 1st, 2012 at 11:56 AM
Devin Hester started the year at the Chicago Bears' No. 2 wide receiver opposite Brandon Marshall. Although he has lined up opposite Brandon Marshall to start the game, he's seen his playing time diminish through the first three weeks. In fact, against the Rams he was only on the field for...

Jay Cutler Confident Heading to Lambeau Field
September 13th, 2012 at 12:53 PM
***PHOTO1*** The new offense the Chicago Bears boast has quarterback Jay Cutler as confident as ever heading up to Lambeau Field to take on the Green Bay Packers. He's so confident that he uttered two simple words when asked about the possibility of physical coverage from Green Bay's defenders on his receivers. "Good...

Jay Cutler Leads Chicaco Bears in Rout of Indianapolis Colts
September 10th, 2012 at 7:43 AM
***PHOTO1*** Jay Cutler went behind center and found Brandon Marshall with ease, as if the two had never been separated from their time in Denver. Cutler threw for 333 yards and two touchdowns, Marshall had 119 yards and a touchdown through the air to spoil No. 1 overall pick Andrew Luck's debut...

NFL Week 1: How the Indianapolis Colts Will Attack the Chicago Bears
September 8th, 2012 at 1:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** It's no secret that on paper, the Chicago Bears are a far better team than the Indianapolis Colts. They are the Super Bowl contenders while the Colts are a team destined for a top 10 draft pick. It's nothing against the Colts, it's just what's expected of them. They have a...

Gabe Carimi: Mike Tice Uncertain If Ready
September 6th, 2012 at 11:53 AM
***VIDEO1*** The Chicago Bears used its first-round draft pick last season on right take Gabe Carimi. Unfortunately, a right knee injury almost cost him his entire rookie season, and the Bears' offensive line struggled. As we're days away from Week 1, Carimi is calling that knee a non-factor. He's ready to play. Offensive...

Mike Tice: Chicago Bears LT Competition is Wide Open
August 14th, 2012 at 8:23 AM
It was reported last week that J'Marcus Webb was running away with in the Chicago Bears position battle for starting left tackle. Following the first preseason game, that may no longer be the case. Most first team players played just a series or two to open the preseason. Webb, however, was...

Updating the Chicago Bears LT Situation
August 7th, 2012 at 7:27 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Chicago Bears have officially unveiled their first depth chart in preparation for Thursday night's preseason opener against the Denver Broncos. In no surprise to anyone surrounding the Bears, J'Marcus Webb was slotted as the team's starter at left tackle. New offensive coordinator Mike Tice prefers a team where the offensive...

Jay Cutler to Have More Freedom in Chicago Bears Offense
August 1st, 2012 at 8:01 AM
Newly appointed Chicago Bears offensive coordinator Mike Tice has been in constant contact with quarterback Jay Cutler throughout training camp thus far. ***PHOTO1*** Tice, who was the team's offensive line coach for the past two seasons, has said he wants Cutler to indicate his 'likes' and 'dislikes' about the plays they run....

Michael Bush’s Role: the ‘Battering Ram’
July 31st, 2012 at 9:18 AM
With Matt Forte in the midst of a contract dispute, the Chicago Bears went out and signed running back Michael Bush to a four year contract as a precautionary measure. Now that Forte has signed and is working out in camp, the question beings, where will Michael Bush be slotted in...

Chicago Bears Training Camp: Day 2
July 26th, 2012 at 9:20 PM
The Bears wrapped their first day of practice today and if you ask Mike Tice, it didn't get off to a great start. Well at least from an offensive standpoint -- and his point of view.  "We're going to have a higher bar than that." Tice said after practice that he would...