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The playoffs still are a long shot for the Bears, but the Lions always provide a glimmer of hope. ]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:33:49 -0600 http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31296377-606/first-and-10-lions-always-offer-bears-hope.html http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31296377-606/first-and-10-lions-always-offer-bears-hope.html <![CDATA[ Bears’ huge second half spoils Lovie’s homecoming ]]> Lead story image

After a poor first half, the third quarter happened — the team’s best 15-minute period in two months — and the Bears pulled away with a 21-13 victory in front of 54,706 fans at Soldier Field. ]]> Sun, 23 Nov 2014 15:23:41 -0600 http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31256232-761/bears-huge-second-half-spoils-lovies-homecoming.html http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31256232-761/bears-huge-second-half-spoils-lovies-homecoming.html <![CDATA[ First-and-10: Lions always offer Bears hope ]]> Lead story image

The playoffs still are a long shot for the Bears, but the Lions always provide a glimmer of hope. ]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 15:33:49 -0600 http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31296377-606/first-and-10-lions-always-offer-bears-hope.html http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31296377-606/first-and-10-lions-always-offer-bears-hope.html <![CDATA[ Josh McCown never too far away from Bears quarterback Jay Cutler ]]> Lead story image

Josh McCown is just a phone call away. The 35-year-old’s relationship with Bears quarterback Jay Cutler didn’t end when McCown left for a two-year, $10 million contract with the Buccaneers in March. The two still talk and text — mostly about family, but “we do talk a little ball now and then,” McCown said — despite working in quarterback rooms half a country away. READ MORE AT: http://chicagosuntimes.com/sports/josh-mccown-never-too-far-away-from-bears-quarterback-jay-cutler/ … ]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 01:15:02 -0600 http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31204217-761/josh-mccown-never-too-far-away-from-bears-quarterback-jay-cutler.html http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31204217-761/josh-mccown-never-too-far-away-from-bears-quarterback-jay-cutler.html <![CDATA[ 4 downs with Ditka: ‘I don’t see a lot of pride’ ]]> Lead story image

Former Bears coach Mike Ditka says Bears lack pride; also has a message for the people who attacked Marc Trestman’s daughters on Twitter. ]]> Wed, 12 Nov 2014 01:53:31 -0600 http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31016151-606/4-downs-with-ditka-i-dont-see-a-lot-of-pride.html http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31016151-606/4-downs-with-ditka-i-dont-see-a-lot-of-pride.html <![CDATA[ WATCH: Gould on ‘embarrassing’ loss: ‘We’re a bad team right now’ ]]> Lead story image

Robbie Gould joined the Sun-Times for an exclusive interview, sharing his thoughts on whether the coaches should be fired, how everyone in the Bears’ locker room believes in Jay Cutler and more. ]]> Mon, 10 Nov 2014 22:31:13 -0600 http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31003220-761/watch-gould-on-embarrassing-loss-were-a-bad-team-right-now.html http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31003220-761/watch-gould-on-embarrassing-loss-were-a-bad-team-right-now.html <![CDATA[ Brandon Marshall says keeping Marc Trestman best for Bears ]]>

For full story: http://chicagosuntimes.com/football/bearnt/ … ]]> Mon, 10 Nov 2014 23:48:42 -0600 http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31003958-419/brandon-marshall-says-keeping-marc-trestman-best-for-bears.html http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31003958-419/brandon-marshall-says-keeping-marc-trestman-best-for-bears.html <![CDATA[ The Bears are finished ]]>

Rick Morrissey says the Bears are finished after this embarrassing loss. ]]> Mon, 10 Nov 2014 10:19:25 -0600 http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/30985507-419/the-bears-are-finished.html http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/30985507-419/the-bears-are-finished.html <![CDATA[ Bears are not welcome in Mr. Rodgers' neighborhood ]]>

RICK TELANDER: Aaron Rodgers gets last laugh as Packers thoroughly embarrass the Bears on Sunday Night Football. ]]> Mon, 10 Nov 2014 11:15:21 -0600 http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/30985853-419/bears-are-not-welcome-in-mr-rodgers-neighborhood.html http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/30985853-419/bears-are-not-welcome-in-mr-rodgers-neighborhood.html <![CDATA[ Brandon Marshall injures his other ankle ]]>

… ]]> Mon, 10 Nov 2014 01:16:23 -0600 http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/30986102-419/brandon-marshall-injures-his-other-ankle.html http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/30986102-419/brandon-marshall-injures-his-other-ankle.html <![CDATA[ 4 downs with Mike Ditka: Trestman losing Bears? ‘No. That’s a lot of B.S.’ ]]> Lead story image

There has been a lot of talk that Marc Trestman has lost the team, so much so that owner George McCaskey addressed it, saying Trestman is in full control. Do you think the very fact that the owner acknowledged it means Trestman has indeed lost his team? No. That’s a lot of bull----! Players play, coaches coach. They’re not playing very good right now. Take a look at their defense. It’s really not hard to figure this out, guys. You can blame anyone you want. You can blame me if you want. But the defense is not playing well. They’re … ]]> Tue, 04 Nov 2014 22:06:21 -0600 http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/30869124-606/4-downs-with-mike-ditka-trestman-losing-bears-no-thats-a-lot-of-bs.html http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/30869124-606/4-downs-with-mike-ditka-trestman-losing-bears-no-thats-a-lot-of-bs.html <![CDATA[ 10 questions for Bears entering Packers game ]]> Lead story image

Rookie offensive lineman Michael Ola never has played a game at Lambeau Field, but he doesn’t have any particular awe for the place, either. ]]> Fri, 07 Nov 2014 23:42:20 -0600 http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/30949639-606/10-questions-for-bears-entering-packers-game.html http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/30949639-606/10-questions-for-bears-entering-packers-game.html