Bears try to exploit cornerback weakness2 wide receiver couldn't play against the Lions on Monday night, you might be surprised to know the Bears were considerably more reliant on "11" personnel, or three receiver packages, than usual.
Some Bears great, but not Hall of Fame worthySomewhere between Brian Urlacher pushing Charles Tillman for Defensive Player of the Year and Jon Gruden hailing a group of All-Time Bears currently on the defense, the thought occurred that something important is missing from the franchise. No, not ...
Power Rankings: Bears rise to No. 5In the upcoming weeks, Chicago sits in position to seize a few opportunities to move up even further given that two of the club's next four opponents - the Houston Texans and San Francisco 49ers -- rank just above the Bears (the Texans are No. 2 and ...
Former Chicago Bears Lineman Chris Williams Signs With St. Louis RamsFormer first round pick by the Chicago Bears, offensive tackle Chris Williams has signed with the Rams and will be with the team in London this weekend.
Bears' next opponent: Carolina PanthersThe Bears probably will want to shadow Smith with Jennings and keep Charles Tillman away from him. Smith has killed the Bears ... He also has averaged 17.5 yards per catch and had 10 receptions of 25 yards or more against the Bears. Early pick: Bears ...
Bears 'D' the real force to be reckoned withWith the kind of viciousness Chicago would support if he were a Bear, Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh violently slammed Jay Cutler into the Soldier Field sod hard enough Monday night to shake a football city's fan base.
AP Pro32 comments about BearsRick Gosselin (Dallas Morning News, 5) - The Bears sit atop the NFC North for one reason - they are the only team in the league that has allowed fewer than 100 points.
Bears, Lions provide NFC North clarityWe're not even at the season's midpoint, but already, I think, we're beginning to see some clarity in this division. The Chicago Bears, Green Bay Packers and Minnesota Vikings have each put themselves in position for the division title, while the ...
Bears' D stifles Lions in winHe rose to his feet. The Bears defense rose to the occasion. Cutler returned after bruising his ribs, and Brian Urlacher made a key fumble recovery to help Chicago beat the Detroit Lions 13-7 on Monday night for its fourth straight win. It was ...
Cutler takes Lions' best shotIt could have been a moment that changed a game, a season, maybe even a career. Ndamukong Suh, with his history of roughing up quarterbacks, broke through the Bears' protection and flushed Jay Cutler to his right. Cutler reached out with his left arm ...
Rapid Reaction: Bears 13, Lions 7CHICAGO -- Chicago started quickly on offense before fizzling, but the Bears leaned once again on their ball hawking defense Monday night in besting the Detroit Lions 13-7 in a game that didn't seem as close as the final score indicated.
Chicago Bears beat visiting Detroit Lions | NFLQuarterback Jay Cutler returned after bruising his ribs and linebacker Brian Urlacher made a key fumble recovery to help the Chicago Bears beat the Detroit Lions 13-7 Monday night for their fourth straight victory. By ANDREW SELIGMAN. The Associated ...
Bears beat Lions 13-7, improve to 5-1The Chicago Bears survived an injury scare to Jay Cutler and secured an important NFC North victory by defeating the Detroit Lions 13-7 on Monday night.
Panthers vs. Bears Preview and PredictionsNow they get to travel to Chicago and play a red-hot Bears team with a devastating defense? How can an offense sputtering as hard as the Panthers overcome this?
Thibodeau respects Lovie Smith's successAs the football season heats up though, the veteran coach does have one thing in common with most in the city: He has become a fan of the Chicago Bears and a supporter of Lovie Smith. "I admire Lovie," Thibodeau said before Tuesday night's game against ...
Bears To Honor HS ChampsThe Illinois High School Association (IHSA) will crown eight football state champions in late November, and representatives from those eight squads will be honored by the Chicago Bears just one week later. The Bears have invited the head coach and one ...
Should the Chicago Bears Eye Branden Albert of Kansas City Chiefs?Teams with a 5-1 record generally prefer to pick up draft picks if possible at the NFL trade deadline but the Chicago Bears have to see the big picture. Could they upgrade their offensive line with Branden Albert of the Kansas City Chiefs? Albert and ...
Bears offense knows it needs to improveChicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman (33) breaks up a pass intended for Detroit Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson (81) in the second half of an NFL football game in Chicago, Monday, Oct. 22, 2012.
Jay Cutler Matures While Leading First-Place BearsHe is also immensely talented and the leader of a first-place, 5-1 Chicago Bears team that has won four games in a row. Cutler has been a hot topic of discussion ever since he came into the NFL seven years ago.
Hurd's lawyers file motion to dismissBy Jared S. Hopkins, Chicago Tribune reporter. 7:06 p.m. CDT, October 22, 2012. Attorneys for Sam Hurd last week filed motions to dismiss three of the federal drug counts the former Bears and Northern Illinois receiver faces. His attorneys said two of ...