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First off, all you fools who think the Bears should tank the rest of their season to get a high draft pick in 2015, just stop. ]]> Wed, 26 Nov 2014 14:07:12 -0600 http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31303936-419/bears-can-offer-us-only-indigestion-this-thanksgiving.html http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31303936-419/bears-can-offer-us-only-indigestion-this-thanksgiving.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[ Long vs. Suh: A ferocious fight looms on Thanksgiving ]]>

It was Kyle Long’s baptism-by-fire moment. In the fourth game of his rookie season, he was one-on-one against Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh on third-and-4 at the Bears’ 26-yard line. ]]> Tue, 25 Nov 2014 21:46:15 -0600 http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31302336-419/long-vs-suh-a-ferocious-fight-looms-on-thanksgiving.html http://www.suntimes.com/sports/football/bears/31302336-419/long-vs-suh-a-ferocious-fight-looms-on-thanksgiving.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[ 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[ 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