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Derrick Rose. (Photo by Ray Amati/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bernstein: Rose Missing This Year Is OK

Nobody wins if a rushed rehabilitation brings complications and unforeseen risks – not the franchise, not Rose, not even all-powerful Adidas and the glitzy commercial serial they are filming along the way.

CBS Chicago–02/13/2013

Robert Griffin III (Photo Credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

NFC All-Pro Selections – Offense

The NFC’s all-pro offense features Packers QB Aaron Rodgers handing the ball to AP and tossing it to Megatron. Who else?


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Around The NFL: Gregg Williams Out, All Day Wants To Play Special Teams

The Bountygate scandal just will never, ever go away. Oh, and Adrian Peterson may think that the Minnesota Vikings coaching staff is full of the dumbest people alive, if he truly believes they’d ever grant his latest request.


Adrian Peterson.  (Photo by Andy Clayton King/Getty Images)

Vikings RB Peterson Finishes 9 Yards Shy Of Record

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Adrian Peterson’s remarkable comeback season now has a magic number to punctuate it. Peterson became the seventh player to rush for 2,000 yards in a season, plowing through the Green Bay Packers […]

CBS Chicago–12/30/2012

Adrian Peterson. (Photo by Andy Clayton King/Getty Images)

Peterson, Vikings Bounce Bears From Playoff Picture

Adrian Peterson came within 9 yards of Eric Dickerson’s rushing record on Sunday, finishing with 199 yards and powering the Minnesota Vikings into the playoffs, 37-34 over Green Bay.

CBS Chicago–12/30/2012

Adrian Peterson. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Packers’ Defense Keen On Denying Peterson’s Quest For History

If Vikings running back Adrian Peterson thought he’d easily tip toe into the history books this Sunday against the Packers, he clearly hasn’t spoken with Clay Matthews.

CBS Chicago–12/26/2012

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

Video: Jay Cutler Mic’d Up For Vikings Game

During the Bears’ loss to the Vikings last Sunday, quarterback Jay Cutler was mic’d up, and the result was pretty entertaining.

670 The Score–12/13/2012

Peyton Manning. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Silverman: Breaking Down The NFL MVP Race

Peyton Manning’s performance has placed him right in the middle of the conversation for NFL Most Valuable Player Award honors.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2012

Adrian Peterson scores a first quarter touchdown. (Credit Getty)

Bears Fall To Vikings 21-14

Adrian Peterson rushed for 154 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Vikings to a win over the Bears.


Brian Urlacher. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Report: Urlacher Fined For Second Horse Collar Tackle

Brian Urlacher knew it was coming, but there was still some hope the league would give him some leniency.

CBS Chicago–12/06/2012

Jay Cutler. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Cutler Fined $10,000 For Flipping Ball At Opponent

A 15-yard unsportsmanlike conduct penalty wasn’t Jay Cutler’s only punishment for flipping the ball at a Vikings defender after the quarterback picked up a first down.

CBS Chicago–11/30/2012

Adrian Peterson  of the Minnesota Vikings is horse collared by Brian Urlacher of the Chicago Bears. (Credit: Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Report: Urlacher Fined For Peterson Tackle

Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher has been fined $15,750 for a horse-collar tackle Sunday on Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, according to a report in the Chicago Tribune.


Minnesota Vikings v Chicago Bears

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Vikings

Time offers the opportunity for perspective, so I thought it would be a good idea to wait each week to give my thoughts on the Bears game. The idea being that 24 hours allows for me to watch the game over and talk to a few more people. Hence, “The 24 Blog.”

CBS Chicago–11/26/2012

Brandon Marshall runs past Erin Henderson after a catch against the Vikings. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bears Survive Brutal Afternoon

The Bears could not have afforded a loss to a divisional opponent, especially not at home, and with Jay Cutler returning to action.

CBS Chicago–11/25/2012

Adrian Peterson. (Photo by Andy King/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – Vikings

The Bears play host to a familiar foe led by a familiar face this Sunday.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2012

Andrew Luck. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Harris On Fantasy Football: Buy Low While The Iron Is Cold

This is a perfect “cold iron” situation for teams that start the likes of Jay Cutler, Matt Schaub, Alex Smith, and Joe Flacco.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2012

Calvin Johnson.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Silverman: Ware, Polamalu, Johnson Among Most Valuable Non-QBs

In most cases, the team’s best or most important player is usually its quarterback. In this piece, we will look at the eight most irreplaceable non-quarterbacks in the league.


Chris Conte (Getty Images)

Durkin’s Playbook: Conte Needs To Improve Pursuit Angles

In 2012, Chris Conte needs to show improvement in run support, specifically with his pursuit angles.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2012

LeSean McCoy. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Running Backs

Fantasy football owners want a workhorse running back who can carry an offense. Here are your top 10 options.


LeSean McCoy. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Eskin: McCoy Is The Second Best Back In NFC

Coming into Monday night’s matchup against the Eagles, the Bears will have to worry about more than just the Eagles dynamic passing game.

670 The Score–11/07/2011