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Mike Singletary. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel /Allsport)

Lindholm: Is Defense Dead In The NFL?

It’s a new day in the NFL, one that seriously brings into question the importance of defense.

670 The Score–12/20/2013

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

Charles Tillman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tillman: ‘I Want To Go Out Like Mariano Rivera’

Charles Tillman isn’t done playing football yet.

670 The Score–11/14/2013

Corey Wootton holds up the ball after recovering a fumble. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Schedule Points To Improvement For Bears’ Defense

Somewhat lost in the Jay Cutler controversy Sunday was that the Bears’ defense held the NFL’s third-ranked offense to just 21 points and 364 total yards.


Charles Tillman  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Tillman Won’t Be Retiring Anytime Soon

Charles Tillman has no plans to retire anytime soon. Even though the first nine games of the season were challenging physically because of a sore knee and now a triceps injury, Tillman wants to keep playing.


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

Tillman’s Bears Future In Doubt After Suffering Triceps Injury

Bears cornerback Charles Tillman suffered a triceps injury in the Bears’ loss to the Lions on Sunday.

670 The Score–11/11/2013

Charles Tillman

Tillman A Go For Bears; James Jones Active For Packers

As expected, cornerback Charles Tillman is active and will play for the Bears Monday night at Lambeau Field.


Khaseem Greene. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel)

Rookie LB Greene To Get Start In Place Of Injured Briggs

Jay Cutler and Lance Briggs have officially been ruled out for Monday night’s game against the Green Bay Packers.


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

Hoge’s Notes: Tillman Excused From Practice, Still On Pace To Play Monday

The Bears cornerback will likely play Monday against the Packers.

CBS Chicago–10/31/2013

Major Wright and Chris Conte attempt to tackle Alfred Morris. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notes: No Changes Coming At Safety

There’s never a good time for a bad game, but the timing of Chris Conte’s subpar performance against the Redskins couldn’t have been worse.

670 The Score–10/28/2013

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

Hoge: Don’t Rule Out Early Return For Cutler

One week down. Less than three to go?

CBS Chicago–10/28/2013

Roy Helu #29 of the Washington Redskins scores the game-winning touchdown in the fourth quarter against the Chicago Bears during an NFL game at FedExField on October 20, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bears A Bad Dream

Figuring out what was meaningful from a game like that requires an unusual approach.

670 The Score–10/20/2013

Roy Helu, Jr. #29 of the Washington Redskins rushes for a touchdown against the Chicago Bears in the second quarter at FedExField on October 20, 2013 in Landover, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Redskins Outscore, Outlast Bears, McCown 45-41

The Chicago Bears and Washington Redskins moved the ball in the second half as if it were a game of 7-on-7, with Josh McCown shaking off two seasons of regular-season inactivity while trying to keep pace with Robert Griffin III.


Tight end Martellus Bennett #83 of the Chicago Bears runs with the ball after a reception against the New York Giants during a game at Soldier Field on October 10, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tillman, Bennett Active Against Redskins

Coming off a 10 day layoff, the Bears are healthier than they have been in weeks for Sunday’s game against the Redskins at FedEx Field.


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

Hoge’s Notes: Tillman, Bennett ‘Questionable’ But Expected To Play

The banged up Bears should have everyone at their disposal Sunday against the Redskins at FedEx Field.

CBS Chicago–10/18/2013

Jay Cutler and DeAngelo Hall. (Credit: Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notes: Cutler Says DeAngelo Hall Is ‘Another Player’

No one can blame Jay Cutler for not wanting to talk about DeAngelo Hall, the Redskins cornerback who picked him off four times in one game back in 2010.

670 The Score–10/17/2013

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

Bernstein: Bears Moves A Year Too Late?

Time-travel stories never really work, upon inspection.

670 The Score–10/17/2013

Jay Cutler. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Tweetbag: Which Pending Free Agents Are Earning A Spot For Next Year?

Adam Hoge has a loaded Tweetbag to get you through the Bears’ off day.

CBS Chicago–10/15/2013

Head coach Marc Trestman of the Chicago Bears looks on against the New York Giants. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notes: Trestman Believes Bears Have Enough Talent On Defensive Line

When you’ve lost two defensive tackles for the season and have missed a third for two straight games, it’s fair to wonder if you still have enough available talent on your defensive line.

670 The Score–10/14/2013

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

Trestman Expects Tillman, Paea To Return Against Redskins

With a few extra days to rest and recuperate, Charles Tillman and Stephen Paea both should be ready to return to the lineup for the Bears’ next game against the Redskins on Sunday.