Chicago Bears veterans arrived at Halas Hall this week to take part in the (voluntary) Offseason Training Activities. What was new coach Matt Eberflus looking for in his first session with the vets? "I’m looking for a lot of things. There’s a lot of things that we as coaches look at. You look at, number one, the physical side of it, the athletic skill, the traits, the body … [Read more...] about 2022 Chicago Bears OTA, Part 1
Chicago Bears introduce new GM and coach
Ryan and Matt were replaced by Ryan and Matt - Pace to Poles and Nagy to Eberflus. That last one doesn't really roll of the tongue. Ee-BER-fluss. Fortunately for us media, it appears that he likes to be called coach Flus. At times, Monday's press conference appeared more like an episode of "The Bachelor." Poles got a bit emotional as he thanked several of his long time … [Read more...] about Chicago Bears introduce new GM and coach
Bad News Bears Victims of Covid and Vikings in 17-3 Loss.
Just when you thought things couldn't get any stranger than they were in 2020, say hello to 2021. Due to positive Covid tests, the Chicago Bears had to activate eight players from the practice squad to suit up for Monday night's home game against Minnesota. It would have made for a great Cinderella story, a bunch of practice players taking on a Vikings team, fighting to … [Read more...] about Bad News Bears Victims of Covid and Vikings in 17-3 Loss.
2021 Packers Still Own Bears After 45-30 Lambeau Loss
The lead in for this story was going to be "Tale of Two Halves" until I saw a teaser with that exact wording on NBCSports Chicago's post game show. So the new lead really needs to be "Aaron Rodgers ownership stake in the Bears increases." The seventeen year NFL veteran showed why his dominance of his NFC North foe continued, with a 341-yard, four-touchdown performance in … [Read more...] about 2021 Packers Still Own Bears After 45-30 Lambeau Loss
Ravens edge Bears Behind Huntley
Backup Dalton comeback thwarted by Lamar Jackson's backup. In a cruel twist of fate, the story book finish for Andy Dalton got erased when Devonta Freeman dashed three yards off tackle with 22 seconds remaining to effectively seal the win for Baltimore 16-13 at Soldier Field. All in all it was a pretty dull game, until the last four minutes of the contest. "It's just a … [Read more...] about Ravens edge Bears Behind Huntley