Fantasy defenses feasting on the Chicago Bears
I have long bee ribbed by my colleagues for excusing students from any assignments the day after either the Chicago Bears or Chicago Cubs win (They may claim either a “Lovie” — after former coach Lovie Smith — or a “Cubbie.”) Indeed, with entry into the post-season, I awarded a week off in-class assignments in […]
Outside linebacker Pernell McPhee has played just four games for the Chicago Bears, but he is quickly becoming the new face of the team's defense. When the Bears signed McPhee to a five-year contract this offseason, he said he wanted...Show More Summary
Oakland Raiders safety Charles Woodson recorded the 62nd interception of his career during Sunday's 22-20 loss to the Chicago Bears, tying Dick LeBeau and Dave Brown for ninth place on the NFL's all-time interceptions list, per ESPNShow More Summary
On Monday, Seattle plays its third consecutive game against an NFC North opponent. The Seattle Seahawks notched their first win against the Chicago Bears last week. They hope to go for two in a row Monday night against another NFC North...Show More Summary
If you thought the Bears finally won a game on Sunday because Jay “Jesus Christ” Cutler was back, think again. The Bears won because they invited the Stanley Cup champion Chicago Blackhawks to Soldier Field to be honored at halftime. And the Blackhawks brought their winning mojo with them. Of course, that’s not what this […]
The Chicago Bears will be without veteran center Will Montgomery for the remainder of the season after he suffered a fractured left tibia in Sunday’s 22-20 victory over the Oakland Raiders at Soldier Field. Montgomery was rolled up from behind on the third offensive play of the game when left tackle...
Ten thoughts after the Chicago Bears defeated the Oakland Raiders 22-20 Sunday at Soldier Field, the first victory of the John Fox and Ryan Pace era. 1. The biggest difference on defense a week after the Bears showed improvement in a loss at Seattle was the play of Tracy Porter. He stepped into...
After Jared Allen was moved to a team with a better scheme fit, Willie Young reportedly asked the Bears for a trade as well. Shortly after the Chicago Bears traded away linebacker Jared Allen, fellow linebacker Willie Young requested to be traded from the team, according to Mike Florio of Pro Football Talk. Show More Summary
After starting the season off with three straight losses, the Chicago Bears were finally able to get a win on Sunday afternoon, defeating the Oakland Raiders 22-20 at Soldier Field. Head coach John Fox was happy for his players, hisShow More Summary
After catching 11 balls for 83 yards and a score in Sunday's 22-20 win over the Oakland Raiders, Chicago Bears tight end Martellus Bennett compared quarterback Jay Cutler to Jesus. Jay Cutler. Jesus. Huh? Yep, Bennett sees some similarities...Show More Summary
It’s the same old Oakland Raiders, right? Wrong. The old Raiders would have had their doors blown off by this 0-3 Chicago Bears team. The Raiders are improved, but they have one glaring weakness that prevented them from sealing this victory. The Raiders were one play away from extending their win streak. Show More Summary
Having already traded Jared Allen to the Carolina Panthers, the Chicago Bears may not be done dealing, with Willie Young possibly the next man out the door. Continue for updates. Young Unhappy with Role in Bears Defense Sunday, Oct.Show More Summary
The Oakland Raiders had one shot to score off the kickoff and beat the Chicago Bears as time expired Sunday. It did not go according to plan. Subscribe to SB Nation on YouTube
The Chicago Bears needed to sweat out every second of their win against the Oakland Raiders, including a play in which two Raiders offensive linemen had their paws on the ball. Robbie Gould hit a 49-yard field goal to give the BearsShow More Summary
They were already starting to think it was the "same old Jay" on Sunday at Soldier Field when he threw a fourth-quarter interception that the Oakland Raiders turned into a go-ahead field goal against Cutler's Chicago Bears.
Chicago Bears tight end Martellus Bennett is a character. He once compared himself to a "black unicorn". So of all the people in the NFL, the best quote of the season was going to come from either Martellus or his brother Michael, the gregarious defensive end with the Seattle Seahawks. Show More Summary
Jay Cutler fought through a hamstring injury to play in Week 4, and there were plenty of Chicago Bears fans who didn't want him out there. Some preached the chorus of, "Why even play him if he's not healthy?" Other, more dark, depressing Bears fans ripped off one-liners about Jimmy Clausen giving Chicago a better chance to win. Show More Summary
Jay Cutler threw for two touchdowns and redeemed himself following an interception by helping set up a 49-yard field goal by Robbie Gould in the closing seconds Sunday, leading the Chicago Bears to a 22-20 victory over the Oakland Raiders.
Chicago Bears safety Antrel Rolle left Sunday's game against the Oakland Raiders in the third quarter with a high ankle sprain. Continue for updates. Rolle Injury 'Does Not Look Good' Sunday, Oct. 4 Jeff Dickerson and Dr. Mark Adickes of ESPN reported Rolle was carted back to the locker room after having "difficulty" putting weight on his right leg. Show More Summary