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Bears receiver Marquess Wilson. (Getty Images)

Bears’ Wilson Has Golden Chance To Nab No. 3 WR Job

Marc Trestman says Marquess Wilson has the intelligence and flexibility the team’s looking for.

CBS Chicago–03/24/2014

Eric Weems.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Report: Weems Expected To Be Released After Declining Pay Cut

It looks like Eric Weems will be the Bears’ next cap casualty.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2014

Earl Bennett.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Gain Cap Room After Releasing WR Earl Bennett

Earl Bennett’s days with the Bears appear to be over.

CBS Chicago–03/18/2014

Domenik Hixon. (Getty Images)

Free Agent Breakdown: Bears Sign WR Domenik Hixon

This is more of a depth/special teams move than anything.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2014

Marc Trestman.  (Michael Thomas/Getty Images)

Hoge: Everything You Need To Know From Bears’ NFL Combine Press Conferences

From Julius Peppers’ future to retaining Mel Tucker to free agency, here’s the latest Bears news.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2014

Julius Peppers. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Five Pressing Bears Questions At The NFL Combine

The defensive scheme, Shea McClellin and contract negotiations will be topics of note Thursday.

CBS Chicago–02/19/2014

Earl Bennett. (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notes: Bears Preparing For Earl Bennett To Miss Sunday’s Game

Bears wide receiver Earl Bennett is still attending to a family matter back in Texas and the Bears are preparing for him to miss Sunday’s game against the Packers.

670 The Score–12/27/2013

Alshon Jeffery, Brandon Marshall and Earl Bennett. (Credit: Getty Images)

Hoge: It’s A Block Party, Starring The Best Wide Receiver Trio In Football

Brandon Marshall, Alshon Jeffery and Earl Bennett have become the best blocking trio in the NFL.

CBS Chicago–12/13/2013

Jordan Mills and Kyle Long. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Week 14 Rewind: Offensive Line Has Best Game Of Season

It may have happened against the worst defense in the NFL, but not surprisingly, the Bears graded out very well in their 45-28 win over the Dallas Cowboys Monday night.

12/11/2013

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Bears Beat Cowboys 45-28 On Ditka Day

Josh McCown threw for a career-high four touchdowns, and the Chicago Bears scored on their first eight possessions to grab a share of the NFC North lead with a 45-28 victory over the Dallas Cowboys on a frigid Monday night.

12/09/2013

The Bears defense puts pressure on Ben Roethlisberger. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Week 3 Rewind: Defensive Line Shows Improvement

It wasn’t exactly how the Bears usually do it, but they finally got pressure on the QB.

670 The Score–09/24/2013

Henry Melton #69 of the Chicago Bears is carted off the field after being injured against the Pittsburgh Steelers during the game on September 22, 2013 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Trestman: Melton’s Knee Injury To Be Evaluated Today

Bears coach Marc Trestman said he’s “really not sure” how serious Pro Bowl defensive tackle Henry Melton’s knee injury is.

WBBM Newsradio–09/23/2013

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

Hoge’s Notes: Trestman Wants More From Run Game, D-Line

Marc Trestman called the Bears’ 24-21 win over the Bengals a “team win” but the head coach saw plenty of room for improvement, specifically with the running game and the defensive line.

670 The Score–09/09/2013

Earl Bennett.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notes: Is Bennett’s Future In Doubt?

As expected, wide receiver Earl Bennett will play Sunday in the season opener against the Bengals, but now the question might be: how much will he play for the Bears this season?

670 The Score–09/06/2013

D.J. Williams. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notes: Briggs Says D.J. Williams Will Start

Bears head coach Marc Trestman was not ready to name his starting middle linebacker Thursday, but his defensive signal caller went ahead and did it himself.

670 The Score–09/05/2013

Henry Melton. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notes: Bennett, Melton Cleared To Practice

The Bears got some good news as the first game week of the season started Monday.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2013

Alshon Jeffery scores a touchdown during the game against the Jacksonville Jaguars. (Credit: Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Alshon Jeffery Is A Playmaker

With the Bears season opener just over a week away, CBS Chicago and WBBM Newsradio bring you Jeff Joniak’s first journal of the 2013-14 season.

WBBM Newsradio–08/27/2013

D.J. Williams. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

D.J. Williams Returns To Practice Field; Earl Bennett Works Out

The Bears got some good news Tuesday when linebacker D.J. Williams returned to the practice field for at least the limited portion open to the media.

670 The Score–08/27/2013

Earl Bennett. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Injury Update: Bennett, Melton Return To Field But Don’t Practice

Earl Bennett and Henry Melton were seen at practice Tuesday for the first time since they suffered their concussions.

CBS Chicago–08/20/2013

Shea McClellin, Stephen Paea, Henry Melton and Corey Wootton. (Credit: Brian Gertsch, CBS)

Hoge’s Notes: Hybrid Defensive Line One Of Tucker’s Wrinkles

As NFL offenses continue to evolve into high-octane passing games, the defenses are trying to adapt.

08/06/2013

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