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New Orleans quarterback Drew Brees.  (Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 14 NFL Picks

With four games remaining, 29 teams remain in contention for a playoff spot.


Steelers Head Coach Mike Tomlin (credit: Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Keidel: Tomlin Goes From Black & Gold To Black & Blue

But no matter how black or gold my allegiance, no matter how nostalgic I feel about them. and no matter how deep the Rooney roots run in NFL history, there’s no excuse for their head coach’s conduct on Thanksgiving.


Russell Wilson. (Credit: Andy Lyons, Getty)

Durkin: Week 13 NFL Picks

Entering Week 13, 24 teams remain in or within one game of a playoff bid.

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Keidel: Feasting On Football

The endless genius of the NFL can’t be completely quantified. But part of pro football’s popularity is burning its image in our culture and our consciousness. While baseball and basketball have their July 4 and Christmas brands, they are afterthoughts, or leftovers, compared to the NFL’s hallmark roll call.


Peyton Manning. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 12 NFL Picks

Heading into Week 12, 23 teams are either in or within one game of a playoff bid. A marquee matchup between two old foes is rekindled on Sunday night.

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Hoge: Bears Go Back To School To Avoid Slow Starts

The transformation of the Bears’ offense under Marc Trestman happened so quickly that no one could blame you if you already forgot about the Mike Martz Era or Mike Tice Era.

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Marc Trestman.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Marc Trestman Is The Anti-Coach

Such candidness and volume of response is not supposed to happen from an NFL coach.

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Marc Trestman. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Explaining Why Trestman Didn’t Use His Timeouts

It would be nice to think that coaches have a reason for everything, but unfortunately that’s not always true.

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John Harbaugh and Ozzie Newsome.  (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Ravens GM Newsome ‘Feeling Fine’ After Chicago Hospital Stay

Ravens general manager Ozzie Newsome is heading back to Baltimore Monday morning after spending the night in Chicago because a team doctor advised him not to fly after Baltimore’s game against the Bears.

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

Alex Brown: Start McCown For The Rest Of The Season

It’s no secret Josh McCown is playing well.

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David Bass intercepts a pass for a touchdown against the Baltimore Ravens.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notes: Rookies Come Through On Defense

It was by no means a clean day for the Bears’ defense, but the unit came through with the kind of game-changing takeaways it has been lacking in recent weeks


David Bass  smiles as he returns an interception for a touchdown against the Baltimore Ravens (Credit:  Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Video: Bears Move Back Into First Place

Adam Hoge and Megan Mawicke discuss the Bears’ 23-20 win over the Ravens on the CBS 2 post game show.


Josh McCown  passes against the Baltimore Ravens (Credit:  Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: McCown Keeping Playoff Hopes Alive

The wind was so bad Josh McCown couldn’t help but glance at the sidelines and think about the quarterbacks standing over there.


Matt Forte dives over Chris Canty of the Baltimore Ravens to score a touchdown  (Credit:  Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Rapid Reaction: Resilient Bears Down Ravens

The Bears weathered the storm, literally and figuratively, in a 23-20 marathon win over the Baltimore Ravens.

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Adam Podlesh Robbie Gould  and Martellus Bennett of the Chicago Bears celebrate Gould's game-winning 38 yard field goal against the Baltimore Ravens  (Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Beat Ravens 23-20 In OT After Long Delay

Robbie Gould kicked a 38-yard field goal to lift the Chicago Bears to a 23-20 victory over Baltimore Sunday in a game delayed about two hours by a torrential downpour.


Haloti Ngata. (Credit: Rob Carr, Getty Images)

Bears Catch Break With Ngata Inactive

Pro Bowl nose tackle Haloti Ngata is inactive for the Ravens, no doubt a break for the Bears on a day where running the football will be important.


Peyton Manning. (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Durkin: Week 11 NFL Picks

Ten weeks in the books and 23 teams remain in or within one-and-a-half games of a playoff bid. Week 11 is highlighted by two marquee, prime time matchups.

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Martellus Bennett . (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notes: Injuries, Weather Could Impact Bears’ Offense Sunday

The Bears’ offense might be impacted Sunday a by two injuries that popped up mid-week.

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Expert Picks: Bears Take Care Of Ravens At Home

Our experts make their Bears-Ravens picks.

CBS Chicago–11/15/2013

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

Hoge’s Notes: Cutler Wearing ‘Precautionary’ Hard Cast On Ankle

It may look serious, but the Bears insist the hard cast on Jay Cutler’s left ankle is “precautionary” and is just a common way to stabilize it while the injury heals.

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