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Jay Cutler gets flings clipped by Marc Trestman
2 mins ago   Chicago Sun-Times
Halfway through the game Sunday against the Dolphins, the Bears decided that less of Jay Cutler was a good thing. Matt Forte ran the ball only two times in the first half. […]

Trestman has to get much tougher on his underachieving players
4 mins ago   Chicago Sun-Times
Three questions came to mind Sunday as the mushroom cloud settled over Soldier Field and refused to budge. Do you want Marc Trestman running the Bears? Do you want Brandon. […]

Inspired Derrick Rose scores 30 in loss to Cavs
29 mins ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
COLUMBUS, Ohio — Derrick Rose would never admit it.

Jermon Bushrod: Bears’ yelling at each other won’t go further
31 mins ago   Chicago Sun-Times
The Bears’ screaming in the locker room Sunday was just that — no physical alternations — and doesn’t threaten the team’s cohesiveness, offensive tackle Jermon B. […]

Brad Biggs’ Bears film session
2 hours ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Kirk Cousins, Blake Bortles, Jay Cutler and Nick Foles.

Packers’ Randall Cobb Having a Career Season in Contract Year
2 hours ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
After locking down Jordy Nelson to a $39 million extension and drafting Davante Adams in the second round of the past draft, the Green Bay Packers have key pieces of their. […]

Marc Trestman accepting of Bears’ anger, melodrama
3 hours ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
A flurry of notable meltdowns occurred Sunday at Soldier Field, both during and after the Bears’ 27-14 loss to the Dolphins. And with each misstep came a new level of agita. […]

Jay Cutler, Brandon Marshall are leading the Bears to nowhere
4 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times
FIRST-AND-10: If only Aaron Rodgers could stop by Halas Hall and tell Brandon Marshall and the Bears to just R-E-L-A-X.

Marc Trestman: Kyle Fuller’s broken hand a ‘non-surgical issue’
5 hours ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Bears coach Marc Trestman said he believes rookie cornerback Kyle Fuller’s fractured right hand will not require surgery.

Can Aaron Rodgers Lead Green Bay Packers to a First-Round Bye?
7 hours ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
The Green Bay Packers appear to have relaxed and regained their form as an explosive offensive unit behind Aaron Rodgers. Has the Green Bay defensive unit come around? How. […]

White Sox’s Jose Abreu named AL Rookie of the Year by Sporting News
8 hours ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Chicago White Sox first baseman Jose Abreu has been named the Sporting News American League Rookie of the Year, as voted on by fellow AL players.

Bears’ Kyle Long says he was wrong to criticize fans
9 hours ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
A day after taking Bears fans to task for booing the team during a 27-14 loss to the Miami Dolphins, guard Kyle Long had a change of heart Monday.

Bears can’t hold in their emotions after ‘unacceptable’ loss
10 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times
ADAM L. JAHNS: Anger bellowed from the Bears’ locker room into the hallway Sunday at Soldier Field.

Undependable Jay Cutler at his most maddening in Bears’ loss
10 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times
RICK TELANDER: There’s not a backup quarterback in the NFL who couldn’t have the kind of game Jay Cutler did on Sunday. Last year, backup Josh McCown played far better. […]

Packers’ Perfectionist QB Aaron Rodgers Scorches His Way into MVP Conversation
11 hours ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
You could see it in his face on the field, and you could hear it in his voice at the postgame podium. Aaron Rodgers, the Green Bay Packers’ perfectionist quarterback, was o. […]

Robbie Gould downplays Brandon Marshall rant
12 hours ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Controversy has come knocking for the Chicago Bears. That tends to happen when you’re headed for November without a home win, when you’ve lost three of your past four g. […]

Bears snap, start to snipe after humbling loss to Dolphins
14 hours ago   Chicago Sun-Times
RICK MORRISSEY: The Bears were a mess during their 27-14 loss Sunday to the Dolphins. Then things got messy.

Marshall: ‘No Noise’ guy makes noise for leaderless Bears
15 hours ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
The guy who handed out the “No Noise’’ T-shirts to Bears teammates is the one making the all the noise.

Comparing Aaron Rodgers’ 2014 Performance to His 2011 MVP Season
15 hours ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
The 2011 NFL season was one for the ages for Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. In that season, Rodgers threw 45 touchdown passes versus just six interceptions fo. […]

10 thoughts after Bears’ loss to the Dolphins
16 hours ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears continued their winless ways at Soldier Field, losing to the Miami Dolphins 27-14 on Sunday in a poor game all the way around.

Is Packers’ Aaron Rodgers Having an MVP-Worthy Season in 2014?
23 hours ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Approaching the halfway point in the season, Aaron Rodgers is having a year to remember as the leader of the 5-2 Green Bay Packers. Some feel that his current performance s. […]

Rose gets 4th-quarter minutes and delivers in Bulls’ win
24 hours ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Derrick Rose hit another milestone in his second comeback tour Sunday.

Kyle Fuller breaks hand, suffers hip pointer in loss
1 day ago   Chicago Sun-Times
Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller’s impressive bid for defensive rookie of year has hit a hurdle. The first-round pick broke his right hand and suffered a right hip pointer i. […]

Bears winless, lifeless at home; turnovers give Dolphins victory
1 day ago   Chicago Sun-Times
Home is where the heart is questioned. The Bears continued their 0-for-Soldier Field streak Sunday, losing 27-14 to the Dolphins. Their fans booed lustily and left early.. […]

Ryan Tannehill carves up Mel Tucker’s men through the air, on the ground
1 day ago   Chicago Sun-Times
The Bears were ready for Ryan Tannehill — and still couldn’t stop him. “Nothing surprising at all,” cornerback Tim Jennings said of the heavy dose of read-option t. […]

Kyle Fuller hurts hip but Bears don’t confirm broken hand report
1 day ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
The injury wave that has been jostling the Bears’ defense through the season’s first two months claimed rookie cornerback Kyle Fuller on Sunday.

Carolina Panthers vs. Green Bay Packers: Full Report Card Grades for Green Bay
1 day ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
The final score is not indicative of how dominant the Green Bay Packers were in their 38-17 win over the Carolina Panthers.  Leading 28-0 in the second quarter and 38-3 a. […]

Bears’ growing dysfunction starts with Trestman
1 day ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Outside the Bears locker room after Sunday’s devastating 27-14 loss to the Dolphins, a voice resembling Brandon Marshall’s carried the loudest.

Notre Dame looks for positives after painful loss
1 day ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — A day later and the controversial ending to Notre Dame’s 31-27 loss to Florida State still gnawed at coach Brian Kelly.

Grading Notre Dame’s performance vs. Florida State
1 day ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Notre Dame played about as good of a game in defeat as anyone could possibly play Saturday. The Irish came up just a few yards short against Florida State in one of the bes. […]

Packers Slow Down a Hot Cam Newton on Way to Victory over Panthers
1 day ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Coming off a nearly 400-yard performance against the Cincinnati Bengals the week before, Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton needed to be the focal point for the G. […]

If this were clown college, Bears offense would earn Ph.D.s
1 day ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Miserable. Pathetic. Embarrassing.

Postgame reaction: Dolphins 27, Bears 14
1 day ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune


Notre Dame slips in polls; Florida State stays at No. 2
1 day ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Notre Dame fell to No. 7 in the Associated Press college  football poll and No. 8 in the coaches poll Sunday, while Florida State remained No. 2 in both after its heart-st. […]

Bears’ defense might have turned corner against Falcons
1 day ago   Chicago Sun-Times
Dolphins coach Joe Philbin noticed the difference in the Bears’ defense last week against the Falcons. ‘‘They’re playing fast,’’ said Philbin, who saw the Bear. […]

Carolina Panthers vs. Green Bay Packers: Live Score and Analysis for Green Bay
1 day ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Make it four straight for the Green Bay Packers.  Scoring the game’s first 28 points, Green Bay (5-2) rolled to a 38-17 victory over Carolina (3-3-1), its fourth straight. […]

Notre Dame can muster motivation from controversial loss
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
You have to sell it.

Call wipes out last play victory for Notre Dame
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Coach Brian Kelly said Notre Dame rehearses the play “every day.”

Saturday’s recap: Blackhawks 2, Predators 1 (OT)
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
The summary

In Brandon Marshall trade, Bears already beat Dolphins
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Asking who won the Brandon Marshall trade between the Dolphins and Bears is like wondering if the ant got the best of the shoe.

Bulls get Mike Dunleavy back for Hornets game on Sunday
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Mike Dunleavy is likely to return to action Sunday after a sore left knee kept him out of two of the Bulls’ last three exhibitions

Bears on the NFL bubble? They have to laugh
2 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Terrell Manning laughs. It’s the best way, he has found, to dull the dizziness of his NFL life — a nomadic and tornadic existence that whips him from week to week with no. […]

Wrigley Field bleachers now blast from past
3 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
We all have seen the White House, the Golden Gate bridge, the Las Vegas strip and other American landmarks destroyed in various sci-fi movies. And now we have a real-life v. […]

Jimmy Butler puts whole offensive game together
3 days ago   Sports – Chicago Tribune
Jimmy Butler gave Chris Johnson a simple rule when he decided to use the Houston-based skills trainer this offseason.

Panthers vs. Packers: What Are Experts Saying About Green Bay?
3 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
The 4-2 Green Bay Packers, who have won three straight games, will face the 3-2-1 Carolina Panthers at Lambeau Field on Sunday. The Panthers are also in first place in the. […]

Carolina Panthers vs. Green Bay Packers: Complete Week 6 Preview for Green Bay
4 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
This one brings back some bad memories. But the memories aren’t of a painful defeat. Instead, it’s the loss of a great player was forced into early retirement in a 30-23 Gr. […]

Green Bay Packers: Jordy Nelson Could Have a Record-Breaking Season in 2014
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Wide receiver Jordy Nelson of the Green Bay Packers leads the NFL in receiving yardage with 632 yards. No. 87 is also third in the league with 43 receptions. In addition to. […]

Eddie Lacy’s Fantasy Trade Value, Updated Outlook Heading into Week 7
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Green Bay Packers running back Eddie Lacy hasn’t emulated the fantasy splash he made as last season’s NFL Offensive Rookie of the Year. Heading into Week 7, Lacy is an unce. […]

Carolina Panthers vs. Green Bay Packers: Breaking Down Green Bay’s Game Plan
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Coming into their Week 7 matchup, the Green Bay Packers have a 4-2 record, which has them tied atop the NFC North with the Detroit Lions. After starting the season slowly w. […]

Upcoming Schedule Will Define Packers’ Revitalized Defense
5 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
The next two weeks should help provide much-needed clarity about where the Green Bay Packers really fall on the defensive spectrum.  Through six games, the Packers defense. […]

Rookie Safety Ha Ha Clinton-Dix Flourishing in Packers Defense
6 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Still rotating in and out as a flex safety, first-round pick Ha Ha Clinton-Dix is showing improvement and promise in the back end of the Green Bay Packers defense. Coming. […]

Carolina Panthers vs. Green Bay Packers: Betting Odds, Analysis, NFL Pick
7 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Green Bay is on a nice run as home chalk, going 9-3-1 against the spread in its last 13 games as a Lambeau Field favorite. Carolina, meanwhile, apparently enjoys being a d. […]

Green Bay Packers: Take a Closer Look at the Team Statistics
7 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
The 4-2 Green Bay Packers have now won three games in a row after Sunday’s exciting 27-24 comeback victory over the Miami Dolphins at hot and humid Sun Life Stadium. Howeve. […]

Has Clay Matthews Already Shown Signs of Decline for the Green Bay Packers?
7 days ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
With a third of the season behind him, Clay Matthews has not lived up to expectations. The former first round pick out of the University of Southern California hasn’t warra. […]

Packers’ Ability to Generate Turnovers Helping Team Win in 2014
1 week ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Six games into the season, the Packers have currently 13 turnovers, with nine coming from the air. While fumbles tend to regress towards the mean, Green Bay’s ability to at. […]

Green Bay Packers vs. Miami Dolphins: Full Report Card Grades for Green Bay
1 week ago   Bleacher Report – Green Bay Packers
Have you caught your breath yet?  The most exciting Green Bay Packers game in recent memory ended in dazzling fashion, with Aaron Rodgers hitting Andrew Quarless on a fou. […]

Preseason finale was important to Clutts
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
This week you’ll probably hear some people complain that the preseason finale is meaningless, but Bears fullback Tyler Clutts certainly won’t be among them.

Bears will look to get running game going
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
The Bears offense accomplished one key objective in last Friday night’s win over the Giants and will look to achieve another in Thursday night’s preseason finale in Clevel. […]

Bears giving Knox more time to recover
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
The Bears placed Johnny Knox on the physically unable to perform list and not on season-ending injured reserve Sunday because they’re hopeful he’ll be able to play in 2012. […]

Hardin placed on IR, Knox goes on PUP
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
The Bears on Sunday placed rookie safety Brandon Hardin on injured reserve, put receiver Johnny Knox on the physically unable to perform (PUP) list and cut 10 others.

Quigley responds to challenge in victory
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
Given the opportunity to handle all punting duties in Friday night’s preseason win over the Giants, undrafted rookie Ryan Quigley responded with an excellent performance.

Forte confident run game will improve
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – The Bears’ rushing attack was stuck in neutral against the Giants’ No. 1 defense Friday night, but running back Matt Forte is confident that. […]

Marshall flashes big-play ability in victory
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – When the Bears traded for Brandon Marshall in March, they envisioned the three-time Pro Bowler producing plays like the one he made in Friday. […]

Bears overcome key mistakes to win
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – Jay Cutler’s 21-yard touchdown pass to Brandon Marshall was a thing of beauty Friday night against the Giants, but Bears starters didn’t gene. […]

Larry’s Bears vs. Giants updates
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories


Webb, Williams are still battling for job
2 years ago   Chicago Bears : Top Stories Top Stories
J’Marcus Webb will start Friday night’s preseason game against the Giants, but Chris Williams is also expected to get first-team reps as they continue to battle for the Be. […]