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Brock Vereen

Vereen Brock. (University of Minnesota)

Durkin: Rookie Spotlight – Brock Vereen

Vereen is a sure tackler who’s good at reading keys, but his ball skills and footwork need work.

CBS Chicago–07/17/2014

Bears cornerback Tim Jennings. (Getty Images)

Emma: Bears’ D Motivated, Embarrassed By 2013

“We weren’t tough at all,” Tim Jennings said of Chicago’s defense in 2013.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2014

Jared Allen. (Getty Images)

Emma: Allen Hopes To Key A Bears’ Turnaround On Defense

When you play defense with a good offense, it makes it fun,” Jared Allen says.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2014

Martellus Bennett. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Hoge’s OTAs Observations: Houston, Bennett Get Into Scuffle

Jon Bostic got quality reps Tuesday as the strong-side and weak-side linebacker spots.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2014

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

Bears’ Conte: ‘It’s About Taking Responsibility,’ Moving On

Recovering from shoulder surgery, Chris Conte remains on track to return during training camp.

CBS Chicago–05/28/2014

Ka'Deem Carey. (Getty Images)

Bears Sign Rookie RB Carey To 4-Year Deal

Chicago has now signed four of its eight draft picks.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2014

Brock Vereen. (Credit: University of Minnesota)

Durkin’s Breakdown: S Brock Vereen

The Minnesota product was a versatile player in college, lining up at outside corner, slot corner, safety and at gunner on special teams.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2014

Vereen Brock. (University of Minnesota)

Bears Trade Up, Take Minnesota Safety Brock Vereen In 4th Round

Chicago sent two fifth-rounders to Denver, which gave up a fourth-rounder and seventh-rounder.

CBS Chicago–05/10/2014

Florida State defensive tackle Timmy Jernigan. (Getty Images)

Durkin: Top Available Round 2 Defensive Prospects

Will the Bears do with a defensive tackle or safety? Those would be the logical picks.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2014

Justin Gilbert. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Standout Performances From The NFL Combine

From Justin Gilbert to Dri Archer, here’s a half-dozen storylines from Indianapolis.

CBS Chicago–02/26/2014