Chris Spencer

Gabe Carimi. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Thayer: Carimi ‘Is Going To Have A Bright NFL Career’

Despite Gabe Carimi’s demotion this week, Bears analyst Tom Thayer said he believes the second-year offensive tackle “is going to have a bright NFL career.”

WBBM Newsradio–11/23/2012

Chicago Bears offensive tackle Gabe Carimi. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Demote Carimi, Place Rachal On Reserve List

After Monday’s disastrous 32-7 loss to the 49ers, the Bears have started making some changes along the offensive line, most notably benching right tackle Gabe Carimi.


J'Marcus Webb. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Competition Between Williams And ‘The Other Player’ Is Back On

Mike Tice liked how Chris Williams played at right tackle in the first preseason game and he once again is giving him the chance to beat out Webb for the starting left tackle position.

CBS Chicago–08/13/2012

J'Marcus Webb and Chris Williams. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Silverman: Offensive Line Issues May Stifle Bears’ Optimism

The Chicago Bears are one of the teams that many NFL observers are feeling good about with the season about five weeks away from starting.

CBS Chicago–08/03/2012

Calvin Johnson and Charles Tillman. (Photo by Gregory Shamus and Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Lions At Bears

Regular season games don’t get much bigger than this one.

670 The Score–11/11/2011

Roy Williams of Chicago Bears scores a touchdown despite the efforts of Sean Jones and EJ Biggers of Tampa Bay Buccaneers. (Credit: NFL)

Shepkowski: The Good, Bad and Ugly of Bears-Bucs

They haven’t looked truly remarkable since their Week 1 thrashing of Atlanta, but in running the ball better of late and an improved defense, the playoffs don’t seem as far fetched as they did after the Green Bay and New Orleans debacles earlier in the year.

670 The Score–10/23/2011

Calvin Johnson. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – Detroit Lions

t will be a showdown in Motown on Monday night, when the Chicago Bears take on the undefeated Detroit Lions in the “2nd place in the NFC North” bowl.

CBS Chicago–10/06/2011

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

Spencer Not Expected To Miss Lions Game Despite Broken Hand

Lovie Smith said Monday that right guard Chris Spencer has a small fracture in his right hand, but the injury does not appear to be serious.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2011

Jerry Angelo

Angelo On O-Line: ‘Nobody Did More Than The Chicago Bears’

Bears general manager Jerry Angelo thinks the Bears did everything they could to improve the offensive line in the off-season.

CBS Chicago–09/21/2011

Jay Cutler. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Holmes’ Mailbag: When Will Cutler Get Some Help?

Questions have been pouring in since the Bears lost to New Orleans Sunday. Let’s see what’s on tap in this week’s mailbag.

CBS Chicago–09/20/2011

Chris Harris

Injury Report: Barber, Harris Doubtful Against Saints

Marion Barber, Chris Harris and Lance Louis were all listed as “doubtful” for Sunday’s game against the New Orleans Saints Friday.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2011

Drew Brees and former Bear Olin Kreutz will host the Bears Sunday. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – New Orleans Saints

It will be a battle in the bayou when the Bears go marching into Dixieland for a Week 2 tilt against the New Orleans Saints.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2011

Matt Forte. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Bears-Falcons Notebook: Forte Hoping Play Equals Pay

Without a new contract done, Matt Forte knows his long-term value will directly correlate with how he plays this season.

CBS Chicago–09/11/2011

Roy Williams. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears vs Titans

The third game is the most important in the pre-season. Teams put in a minimal game-plan, but try not to show too much of what they want to accomplish in the regular season.

670 The Score–08/26/2011

Lovie Smith. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes’ Mailbag: How Much Stock Should We Put Into Preseason?

Laurence Holmes takes your Bears questions every week in his mailbag.

CBS Chicago–08/24/2011

Jay Cutler (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Hoge: Offensive Line Shows Improvement Against Giants

It’s still nowhere near perfect, but the Bears’ offensive line certainly looked better against the Giants Monday night. Here’s a look at how I saw the offensive line play from left to right.

CBS Chicago–08/22/2011

Mike Martz at Bears training camp.(Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes: Martz’s Attention To Detail Shows In Practice

During practices, you can see Mike Martz stalking the practice field making sure that offensive players are in the right spot on time.

670 The Score–08/18/2011

Jerry Angelo. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Angelo On Pursuing Free Agent Guard/Tackle: ‘It Didn’t Work Out’

Many fans are wondering why the Bears didn’t do more to upgrade the offensive line in the offseason and Angelo admitted Thursday he did want to do more.

670 The Score–08/18/2011

Marion Barber runs behind Desmond Clark. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes’ Bears Mailbag: Is The Offense Too Vanilla?

Well, one preseason game is in the books and there is a lot to talk about. Let’s get straight to your questions:

670 The Score–08/16/2011

Gabe Carimi. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tice Sets Bears’ Starting O-Line

There’s still over a month until the Bears open their season against the Atlanta Falcons, but Bears offensive line coach knows who he wants to start in front of Jay Cutler Sept. 11 at Solider Field.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2011