Dave Toub

Pat O'Donnell, left, and Robbie Gould, right. (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Bears Positional Breakdown — Special Teams

Special teams were de-emphasized under former coach Marc Trestman.

CBS Chicago–02/09/2015

Robbie Gould. (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Durkin: Bears Special Teams Ranked 26th Overall In 2014

The Bears’ special teams struggles in 2014 have been quantified.

CBS Chicago–01/23/2015

49ers coach Jim Harbaugh. (Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Gabriel: Coaching Candidates The Bears Should Strongly Consider

If Marc Trestman is on his way out as reports indicate, here are six names for the Bears to talk to.

CBS Chicago–12/22/2014

Marc Trestman. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Bears’ Special Teams Are A Collective Failure

Blame them all — the players, Emery, Trestman and DeCamillis. It’s that ugly.

CBS Chicago–10/07/2014

Robbie Gould. (Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Durkin: Bears Retooling Their Special Team Units

Robbie Gould’s back, but Chicago’s looking for a new punter, holder, snapper and kick returner.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2014

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

Dave Toub. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Chiefs Hire Dave Toub As Special Teams Coordinator

The Kansas City Chiefs have hired Dave Toub to be their next special teams coordinator, the team announced Tuesday afternoon.

670 The Score–01/15/2013

Dave Toub. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Report: Toub Exploring Options With Panthers, Chiefs

Bears special teams coach Dave Toub reportedly interviewed with the Carolina Panthers Wednesday and has an interview set up with the Kansas City Chiefs.

CBS Chicago–01/10/2013

Dave Toub. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Interview Dave Toub

As the search for Lovie Smith’s replacement rolls on, the Bears made a quick stop with a familiar face.

CBS Chicago–01/08/2013

Devin Hester. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Hester: ‘I Don’t Even Know If I Want To Play Again’

Maybe Hester was overreacting in the heat of the moment, but the writing is on the wall: his days as a Chicago Bear are over.

CBS Chicago–12/31/2012

Brandon Marshall can't come up with with a fourth quarter pass in the end zone. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Grades: Average Performance Across The Board For Bears

Here are my grades following the Bears’ 26-24 win over the Lions Sunday at Ford Field:

CBS Chicago–12/30/2012

Dave Toub. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Toub: ‘We Are Lucky To Have Lovie And Everybody Better Realize That’

Dave Toub understands the criticism the coaching staff is receiving, but he insists that Smith is the right man for the Bears.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2012

Lovie Smith. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Grades: Coaches Deserve Credit For Turnaround On Short Week

Adam Hoge grades the Bears following their 28-10 win over the Minnesota Vikings Sunday.

CBS Chicago–11/25/2012

Charles Tillman forces a fumble against Kenny Britt. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Grades: Tillman, Marinelli Deserve Multiple Awards Now

If Rod Marinelli doesn’t win Assistant Coach Of The Year, then they need to get rid of the award.

CBS Chicago–11/05/2012

Donald Driver beats Chris Conte for a touchdown. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Grades: Poor Marks For Offense, Special Teams And Coaches

Adam Hoge grades the Bears following the their 23-10 loss to the Packers at Lambeau Field.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2012

Dave Toub. (Getty)

Toub: Amid Chaos, Business As Usual For Bears

With the ink still wet on his new, two-year contract with the Bears signed Tuesday, special teams coordinator Dave Toub joined The McNeil and Spiegel Show to discuss the state of the Bears.

670 The Score–01/18/2012

Dave Toub. (Getty)

Bears Sign Toub To 2-Year Extension

Toub interviewed for the head coaching job with the Miami Dolphins, but will stay with the Bears instead. His contract with the Bears expired at the end of the season.

CBS Chicago–01/17/2012

Dave Toub. (Getty)

Report: Toub To Interview With Dolphins

Bears special teams coordinator Dave Toub will interview with the Dolphins for their vacant head-coaching position.

670 The Score–01/02/2012

Calvin Johnson runs for a touchdown against Brandon Meriweather.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Bowen to Meriweather: Get it Right, Or Get Lost

When one of the most respected coaches in NFL history releases a 27-year-old, two-time Pro Bowler that he used a first-round draft pick on in 2007, there must be something the rest of the league isn’t seeing.

670 The Score–10/13/2011

Julius Peppers works to get around Jordan Gross last year at Carolina. (Photo by Geoff Burke/Getty Images)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Panthers At Bears

It’s only Week 4, but don’t get it twisted, this is a big game for the Bears. You don’t want to have a three-game losing streak and you don’t want to lose an NFC game at home.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2011