Brian de la Puente

Chicago Bears v Detroit Lions

Bears Notes: Lions’ Pass Rush Has Bears’ Full Attention

The Lions defense is tops in the league in points allowed and rushing yards.

CBS Chicago–11/25/2014

Marc Mariani in 2011. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Bears Notes: Mariani Will Handle Return Duties

New Bear Marc Mariani is the team’s fourth returner in 11 games.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2014

Jermon Bushrod, right, and Matt Slauson, left, in 2013. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Bears Face Challenges On O-Line

Plus, more on Kyle Fuller’s big September and Ka’Deem Carey’s spin move.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2014

D.J. Williams. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: D.J. Williams Talks About Dyme Lyfe Movement

Plus, the Bears need to turn it around at Soldier Field or risk missing the playoffs.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2014

Offensive lineman Eben Britton, left, with the Bears in the 2013 preseason. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Report: Bears Close To Re-Signing OL Eben Britton

Chicago needs depth after injuries to Matt Slauson and Roberto Garza.

CBS Chicago–09/09/2014

Jay Cutler, middle. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin: Impressions from Bears-Bills

With what lies ahead, we’ll soon discover what Chicago’s made of.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2014

Bears safety Chris Conte, right. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Notes: Conte, de la Puente Listed As Probable

Chris Conte is expected to be part of a rotation at the two safety spots.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2014

Chris Conte. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Notes: Trestman Mixing Personnel Up On Defense

Safety Chris Conte received some first-team defense reps, as did linebacker Khaseem Greene.

CBS Chicago–08/11/2014

Robert Turner. (Getty Images)

Bears Sign OL Turner, Waive OL Pocic

The offensive line shuffle continues for Chicago.

CBS Chicago–08/11/2014

The Bourbonnais water tower. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Training Camp Notebook: Rookie Class Playing Meaningful Reps

Three rookies are getting meaningful first-team reps on defense.

CBS Chicago–07/28/2014

Brian de la Puente. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Hoge: De La Puente Deal Very Matt Slauson-esque

Brian de la Puente isn’t playing on a minimum salary benefit deal, so a long-term contract is always in play.

CBS Chicago–04/09/2014

Brian de la Puente. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Bears Offseason Notebook No. 9: De La Puente Adds Depth, Options

The addition of Brian de la Puente allows for potential changes on the Bears’ offensive line.

CBS Chicago–04/07/2014

Brian de la Puente. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Bears Sign Center Brian De La Puente To 1-Year Deal

The Chicago Bears have signed center Brian de la Puente to a one-year contract.

04/06/2014

Jay Cutler Malcolm Jenkins

Cutler Takes Beating, Bears Lose To Saints, 30-13

Jay Cutler crouched down on his knees, his head resting on the turf with his hands on both sides of his helmet as if his ears were ringing. That was after a blindside hit from Saints safety Malcolm Jenkins that was only the beginning of his misery in a 30-13 loss to New Orleans on Sunday.

09/18/2011