Dan Durkin

Bears running back Matt Forte. (Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Durkin: Bears Offense Not Sure What They Do Well

The money may say the offense should run through the right arm of Cutler, but the numbers suggest otherwise.

CBS Chicago–31 mins ago

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski. (Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Playbook: Gronkowski Nearing Full Strength

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski’s recent play shows he’s once again a coverage mismatch.

CBS Chicago–7 hours ago

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin: Trestman Clarifies 2nd-Half Adjustments

“Jay didn’t make any wrong decisions,” Bears coach Marc Trestman says.

CBS Chicago–23 hours ago

Bears defensive end Jared Allen. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin: ‘We Have Great Leaders Here,’ Allen Says

The topic of leadership was the theme at Halas Hall on Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–10/22/2014

Tom Brady. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – New England Patriots

The Patriots aren’t as dominant as they’ve been in the past, but they’re still a very dangerous team.

CBS Chicago–10/22/2014

Bears coach Marc Trestman. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Bears Notes: Too Many Miscommunications, Miscues

Marc Trestman explains Sunday’s curious decisions and confusion.

CBS Chicago–10/20/2014

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is sacked by the Dolphins' Louis Delmas. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Durkin: Impressions From Bears-Dolphins

Once again, the Bears came up short when the stakes were high.

CBS Chicago–10/20/2014

Dolphins cornerback Cortland Finnegan, right, goes in for a tackle on Bears receiver Brandon Marshall on Sunday at Soldier Field. Miami won 27-14. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Durkin: There’s Noise Inside The Bears’ Bunker

Chicago’s 3-4 record is “absolutely unacceptable,” Brandon Marshall says.

CBS Chicago–10/19/2014

Jon Bostic. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears-Dolphins: Bostic Inactive For Second Straight Game

Jon Bostic and Lance Briggs are both inactive for the second straight week.

CBS Chicago–10/19/2014

Lamar Miller. (Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Preview: Bears-Dolphins

Sunday’s matchup against the Dolphins will be a true test for the Bears’ run defense.

CBS Chicago–10/18/2014

Bears receiver Brandon Marshall. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Marshall: Bears Offense Still ‘Not Good Enough’

“We pride ourselves on being the best group out there,” Brandon Marshall says.

CBS Chicago–10/17/2014

Bears tackle Jordan Mills. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears-Dolphins: 5 Matchups To Watch

There will be a lot of eyes on the Jordan Mills-Cameron Wake matchup.

CBS Chicago–10/17/2014

Bears running back Matt Forte. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Durkin: Forte Keeps Hall Of Fame In Mind

Matt Forte doesn’t focus on his numbers, but they are Hall of Fame-worthy.

CBS Chicago–10/16/2014

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Durkin’s Playbook: Bears’ Trips Bunch Verticals

We take an All-22 look at the Bears’ trips bunch verticals scheme.

CBS Chicago–10/16/2014

Bears defensive tackle Jeremiah Ratliff. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin: Ratliff Is Bears’ ‘Bell Cow’ In The Middle

Through six games, the Bears’ defense ranks 10th against the run.

CBS Chicago–10/15/2014

Dolphins defensive end Cameron Wake. (Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – Miami Dolphins

The Dolphins defense will keep Miami in games, but can the offense produce?

CBS Chicago–10/15/2014

Bears running back Matt Forte, left, and cornerback Tim Jennings celebrate a 27-13 win at Atlanta on Sunday. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Durkin: Impressions From Bears-Falcons

Chicago more than quadrupled its playoff chances by leaving Atlanta with a win.

CBS Chicago–10/13/2014

Bears safety Ryan Mundy breaks up a pass intended for Falcons receiver Roddy White on Sunday. Chicago won 27-13 in Atlanta. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Durkin: Patchwork Bears Defense Prevails

Young Bears defenders played a big role in crucial road win against the Falcons.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2014

Chicago quarterback Jay Cutler, left, celebrates with center Roberto Garza during Sunday's 27-13 win at Atlanta. Cutler threw for 381 yards and didn't turn the ball over. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Bears Notes: 0 Is The Magic Number For Cutler

Chicago is 3-0 when Jay Cutler doesn’t throw an interception.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2014

Quarterback Jay Cutler. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Preview: Bears At A Crossroads

Sunday’s game against the Falcons is a “prove it” game for the Bears.

CBS Chicago–10/11/2014

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