Dan Bernstein

Chicago Bears chairman George McCaskey.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Time Now Critical For Bears

The Bears’ decision-makers should already be talking to agents.

CBS Chicago–12/19/2014

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

Bernstein: Chris Conte Is Just Being Honest

An NFL player can’t be concerned with his wellness to perform his best.

CBS Chicago–12/18/2014

Bears general manager Phil Emery. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Emery’s Just Wrong

The Bears don’t utilize a “top-down” leadership structure.

CBS Chicago–12/17/2014

Chicago Bears chairman George McCaskey.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Source: Bears Ownership Met Monday To Discuss Future

General manager Phil Emery and coach Marc Trestman are under fire in a 5-9 season.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2014

Saints tight end Jimmy Graham soars over Bears defensive backs Brock Vereen, left, and Kyle Fuller in New Orleans' 31-15 win on Monday night at Soldier Field. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bears Are A Product In Free-Fall

Even love-it-all Jon Gruden was dismayed Monday night by Chicago.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2014

Bears receiver Marquess Wilson can't corral a pass against the Cowboys in a loss on Dec. 4 at Soldier Field. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Savor The Viewing Pain Of Bears-Saints

Somehow, someway, we’ll fixate our eyes on a meaningless football game.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2014

Bears coach Marc Trestman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Bears Staff Must Be Shown Door

The latest drama reveals the depths of the lack of Marc Trestman’s leadership.

CBS Chicago–12/12/2014

Kristin Cavallari. (Steve Mack/Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Cavallari App Spreads Dangerous Lies

Kristin Cavallari is spreading false information, writes Dan Bernstein.

CBS Chicago–12/11/2014

Cubs fans. (Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Bernstein: From Bears Misery To Baseball Hope

Tuesday provided a batch of good sports news that Chicago needed.

CBS Chicago–12/10/2014

White Sox general manager Rick Hahn. (David Banks/Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Splash By Sox The Start Of Something

The White Sox are in win-now mode but need to fill a few more holes.

CBS Chicago–12/09/2014

Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer. (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Let’s Make It Eight

The College Football Playoff system worked, but it can be better.

CBS Chicago–12/08/2014

Cowboys running back Joseph Randle rushes for a touchdown in the third quarter of Dallas' 41-28 win against Chicago at Soldier Field on Thursday night. (Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Bernstein: That Wasn’t Bad Enough

Its conflicting to be a Bears fan right now.

CBS Chicago–12/04/2014

Chicago's Doug McDermott, left, Joakim Noah, center, and Kirk Hinrich celebrate during a season-opening win at New York on Wednesday night. (Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Bulls Are … A Joy To Watch!

Who cares if Tom Thibodeau can’t sleep at night after seeing his defense. Points are fun.

CBS Chicago–12/04/2014

Cubs president Theo Epstein. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Bad Money Is Part Of Baseball

Winning titles justifies overpaying players in baseball.

CBS Chicago–12/03/2014

Notre Dame football coach Brian Kelly. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Is That It For Brian Kelly?

It’s a messy situation at Notre Dame, with no easy answer for Kelly or the school.

CBS Chicago–12/02/2014

Illinois coach Tim Beckman. (Otto Greule Jr./Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Mediocrity Reigns At Illinois

Tim Beckman being retained sends a message.

CBS Chicago–12/01/2014

Browns rookie quarterback Johnny Manziel. (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Oh, Johnny

We’ve uttered the words “Johnny Manziel incident” enough already.

CBS Chicago–11/25/2014

Bears safety Chris Conte runs down Bucs receiver Louis Murphy in Chicago's 21-13 win Sunday at Soldier Field. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bears Win ‘Bad Bowl’

If nothing else, Sunday ended a popular Josh McCown narrative.

CBS Chicago–11/23/2014

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The Bernstein Brief: Those At The Game Deserved Better Ending

Learning of your fate on Twitter displays a lack of leadership, Dan Bernstein writes.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2014

Bears general manager Phil Emery. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

The Bernstein Brief: Remember Emery’s Last Words On Lovie?

Phil Emery gave the Bears a mission statement when he fired Lovie Smith.

CBS Chicago–11/20/2014

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