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  1. Jordan Mills out with foot injury

    Michael C. Wright

    CHICAGO -- Chicago Bears right tackle Jordan Mills suffered a foot injury during the team's first offensive series on Sunday against the Green Bay Packers and has been ruled out for the game. The extent of the injury wasn't immediately known, but ...

    Blog | December 29, 2013
  2. Bears Bubble Watch: Eben Britton

    Michael C. Wright

    BOURBONNAIS, Ill. -- An unfamiliar situation with the Chicago Bears provides offensive lineman Eben Britton the most comfort he's experienced during his NFL tenure. Drafted in the second round (39th overall) by the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2009, Br...

    Blog | July 29, 2013
  3. Tucker won't change much on defense

    Michael C. Wright

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman and new defensive coordinator Mel Tucker put to rest any speculation concerning the possibility the team could make drastic changes in 2013 to the defense. "We're not going to change the style...

    Blog | February 15, 2013
  4. Bears free agency preview: DTs

    Michael C. Wright

    ESPNChicago examines potential unrestricted free agents at positions of need for the Bears. Bears free agency previews: DE | G | WR | TE | QB | LB | OT » The Chicago Bears experienced a youth explosion at the defensive tackle position in 2012 w...

    Blog | February 05, 2013
  5. Source: Bears add Harris to staff

    Michael C. Wright

    Former Chicago Bears safety Chris Harris announced his retirement over the weekend, only to make a quick return to the NFL as a defensive quality control coach for the Bears, a source confirmed. The Chicago Tribune reported the news earlier Monday...

    Blog | January 28, 2013
  6. Bears, Mel Tucker reach deal

    Michael C. Wright

    Chicago has finalized a deal to bring in former Jacksonville Jaguars defensive coordinator Mel Tucker for the same position with the Bears. The news came on a day in which the Bears hired former New York Jets assistant Matt Cavanaugh as quarterbac...

    Blog | January 18, 2013
  7. Bears hire Jets' Cavanaugh as QB coach

    Michael C. Wright

    The Chicago Bears moved closer to completing the offensive staff on Thursday by announcing the hiring former New York Jets assistant Matt Cavanaugh on Friday as quarterbacks coach, marking his second stint with the franchise. Having spent the past...

    Blog | January 18, 2013
  8. Source: Bears' assistants play waiting game

    Michael C. Wright

    Mass exodus of Lovie Smith's assistants must wait until after general manager Phil Emery hires a new coach, according to a source who said the remaining assistants currently under contract haven't been given permission to seek opportunities elsewhere...

    Blog | January 08, 2013
  9. Jeffery out, but Bears healthy for Titans

    Michael C. Wright

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Chicago Bears receiver Alshon Jeffery remained sidelined with a broken hand, leaving tight end Matt Spaeth (ankle) as the only other player to land on the club's injury report on Wednesday as it prepares for Sunday's game at Tenn...

    Blog | October 31, 2012
  10. Rapid Reaction: Bears 23, Panthers 22

    Michael C. Wright

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Bears' defense bailed out Jay Cutler and the offense, who had a horrid showing Sunday. Tim Jennings' 25-yard interception return touchdown with 6:44 left and Robbie Gould's 41-yard field goal as time expired lifted the Bears to...

    Blog | October 28, 2012
  11. Forte looks for Bears to stay grounded

    Michael C. Wright

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte considers re-commitment to the fundamentals coming out of the week off much more important than any fancy scheme the team can devise going into Monday night's matchup with the Detroit Lions a...

    Blog | October 17, 2012
  12. Bennett, Rodriguez practice on Monday

    Michael C. Wright

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Chicago Bears coach Lovie Smith predicted last week the return of fullback Evan Rodriguez and receiver Earl Bennett for Monday Night Football, when the club hosts the Detroit Lions, and both players practiced Monday with the team...

    Blog | October 15, 2012
  13. Four Downs: Briggs now face of defense?

    Brian Urlacher, still recovering from a knee injury, admittedly hasn't been himself this season, but the Bears' defense has still thrived, leading the NFL with 17 takeaways. With his linebacking buddy not 100 percent, Lance Briggs has been his usu...

    Blog | October 11, 2012
  14. Bears sign WR Aiken, release Unga

    Michael C. Wright

    LAKE FOREST, Ill. -- With rookie Alshon Jeffery likely to miss time with a fracture in his right hand, the Chicago Bears signed Kamar Aiken to the practice squad on Tuesday, the team announced. The 6-foot-2, 213-pound Aiken last week was released...

    Blog | October 09, 2012
  15. Carimi 'last guy' Cutler worried about

    Michael C. Wright

    Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler voiced support Monday for struggling right tackle Gabe Carimi, saying the second-year player is "the last guy I'm worried about." The vote of confidence came Monday during "The Jay Cutler Show" on ESPN 1000, a ...

    Blog | October 08, 2012
  16. Bears showed their mettle in second half

    Michael C. Wright

    JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- Chicago Bears coach Lovie Smith blocked out the hows and whys of his team's sluggish three-point opening half, knowing that, ultimately, what's important is how the team finished Sunday in rocking the Jacksonville Jaguars for 38...

    Blog | October 07, 2012