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Adam Hoge

Adam is a senior writer, columnist and Chicago Bears reporter for and 670 The Score.

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Adam Hoge

Adam joined 670 The Score in May of 2009 after a year producing Blackhawks games at WGN Radio. After producing various shows on 670 The Score for two years, Adam joined the sports team and handled the content for After covering Chicago Bears home games in 2011 and 2012, he began covering the Chicago Bears on a full-time basis in 2013.

Adam was born and raised in the Lincoln Park area of Chicago and attended St. Ignatius College Prep before going off to the University of Wisconsin-Madison where he earned his journalism degree.

Before covering the Bears, Adam spent eight years covering college football and basketball for a number of media outlets. He also spent three years freelancing at the Big Ten Network and has contributed to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, The Capital Times, NBC-15 (Madison, Wis.) and the Badger Radio Network.

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Aaron Rodgers passes against the Chicago Bears. (Credit: David Banks, Getty)

Hoge: Fitting End To Dreadful Defensive Season

Fourth-and-8. 46 seconds left. Aaron Rodgers against the worst Bears defense in recent memory.


Devin Hester. (Credit: Getty)

Hester Wants To Return, But Open To Reunion With Lovie Smith Too

Devin Hester has made it clear that he wants to stay with the Bears, but if that doesn’t happen, he has another idea.


Jay Cutler throws a touchdown pass against the Green Bay Packers. (Credit: David Banks, Getty)

Brandon Marshall Declares ‘Jay Will Be Back’

Brandon Marshall likes to make predictions regarding his quarterback, so it wasn’t all that surprising that the Bears wide receiver made another one Sunday after his team’s season ended.


Jay Cutler. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty)

Chicago Bears’ 2014 Opponents Determined

With the conclusion of the regular season, the Bears’ opponents for the 2014 season have been determined.


Earl Bennett.  (Credit:  Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Earl Bennett Inactive For Bears; Randall Cobb In For Packers

The Bears will be without wide receiver Earl Bennett Sunday after the wide receiver missed the entire week of practice while he attended to a family matter back in Texas.


Earl Bennett. (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notes: Bears Preparing For Earl Bennett To Miss Sunday’s Game

Bears wide receiver Earl Bennett is still attending to a family matter back in Texas and the Bears are preparing for him to miss Sunday’s game against the Packers.

670 The Score–12/27/2013

Robbie Gould. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Gould Gets 4-Year Extension, Eyes Bears’ Franchise Records

The Bears and kicker Robbie Gould have agreed on a four-year extension.

670 The Score–12/27/2013

Jay Cutler.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Packers Are Fair Measuring Stick For Trestman-Cutler Tandem

One win. Seven losses. Eight touchdowns. Seventeen interceptions.

670 The Score–12/26/2013

Jay Cutler. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notes: Bears Still Control Playoff Fate

For the second year in a row, the Bears will enter Week 17 with a chance to clinch a playoff berth.


Trent Cole of the Philadelphia Eagles sacks Jay Cutler. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Hoge: Bears Already Putting Philly Disaster Behind Them

The Bears’ 54-11 loss to the Eagles Sunday night was nothing short of an epic meltdown on national television. And the performance was especially disturbing given what was at stake.


Lance Briggs. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Can Win NFC North With Win Over Eagles

The Bears got the help they needed Sunday afternoon and are now in position to win the NFC North with a win over the Eagles tonight.


Henry Melton was arrested in Grapevine, Texas early Sunday morning. (Courtesy Grapevine Police Department.)

Henry Melton Arrested In Texas For Assault, Public Intoxication

Henry Melton was arrested in Texas early Sunday morning after police said he assaulted a bar manager.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2013

Lance Briggs. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notes: Briggs Still On Track To Play Sunday

Lance Briggs has not been medically cleared yet, but that is expected to happen before Sunday.

CBS Chicago–12/19/2013

Jay Cutler.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Trestman Leaves Door Open To Resting Starters

Depending on what happens late Sunday afternoon in Detroit and Green Bay, Bears head coach Marc Trestman may elect to rest some key starters against the Eagles on Sunday night.


LeSean McCoy.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Hoge: McCoy Drooling Over Chance To Face Bears’ Run Defense

You don’t have to dig too deep into the matchup to understand why LeSean McCoy can’t wait until Sunday night.

670 The Score–12/18/2013

Alshon Jeffery.   (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Week 15 Rewind: ‘Alshon-Around’ Still Paying Off For Bears

On the fourth play of the Bears’ second drive Sunday, wide receiver Alshon Jeffery went in motion and took the handoff from quarterback Jay Cutler.


Earl Bennett. (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Updated Playoff Scenarios: Lions Give Bears, Packers NFC North Control

The Bears are now in sole possession of first place in the NFC North.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2013

Josh McCown.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: McCown’s Contract Was Logical, Not Foolish

Don’t you think there’s a good reason why the Bears didn’t give McCown that extra dollar?

670 The Score–12/16/2013

Charles Tillman.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tillman Won’t Return For Playoffs

When the Bears put cornerback Charles Tillman on injured reserve with the designation to return, they were hoping he would be able to return for the playoffs.

670 The Score–12/16/2013

Matt Forte runs the ball as he is hit by defensive back Jordan Poyer of the Cleveland Browns. (Credit: Matt Sullivan)

Hoge’s Notes: Bears Becoming More Dangerous In Playoff Race

Asked if he’ll be watching the Lions play the Ravens Monday night, Bears running back Matt Forte had a simple answer.