Greg Gabriel

Bears coach John Fox, left, and general manager Ryan Pace. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Gabriel: John Fox’s Training Camp Goal? Find The 22 Best Players

Greg Gabriel parses through what Fox really meant at his press conference Wednesday with GM Ryan Pace.

CBS Chicago–07/30/2015

Christian Jones, center, and the Bears defense celebrate after recovering a fumble against the Bucs in 2014. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Gabriel: Important Questions For Bears Defense Entering Training Camp

There will be training camp position battles all throughout the Bears defense.

CBS Chicago–07/29/2015

Bears tight end Martellus Bennett. (Getty Images)

Gabriel: Important Questions For Bears Offense Entering Training Camp

How well can Alshon Jeffery handle a bigger role?

CBS Chicago–07/27/2015

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Gabriel’s NFC North Outlook: Green Bay Packers

The NFC North still goes through Green Bay.

CBS Chicago–06/29/2015

Lions quarterback Matt Stafford. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Gabriel’s NFC North Outlook: Detroit Lions

Behind Matt Stafford and Calvin Johnson, the Lions are looking to build on an 11-5 season.

CBS Chicago–06/18/2015

Vikings quarterback Teddy Bridgewater. (Getty Images)

Gabriel’s NFC North Outlook: Minnesota Vikings

Teddy Bridgewater had a promising rookie campaign and is primed to break out in 2015, writes Greg Gabriel.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2015

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Gabriel: Bears, NFC North Draft Review

How does Chicago’s draft class stack up against its division rivals?

CBS Chicago–05/07/2015

Bears general manager Ryan Pace. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Gabriel: Inside An NFL Draft Room

If you’re interested in trading up or down, you’ll have a busy week leading up to the draft.

CBS Chicago–04/22/2015

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Gabriel: NFL Draft Day Misconceptions

There’s a good reason why so many draft boards differ.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2015

Bears general manager Ryan Pace. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Gabriel: Bears In Position To Draft Best Available Player

Trading back continues to be an option after a couple top prospects’ stocks cooled a bit.

CBS Chicago–04/01/2015

Bears coach John Fox, left, and general manager Ryan Pace. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Gabriel: Bears Would Be Prudent To Trade Down From No. 7 Overall

The strengths of this draft could allow the Bears to find extra value where they need it.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2015

Vic Fangio. (Getty Images)

Gabriel: Assessing The Player Profile For Vic Fangio’s Defensive Scheme

The 49ers roster give us an idea of the type of player Fangio will prefer in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–03/06/2015

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Gabriel: Ernie Accorsi Will Help Bears Find Right Leader

Ernie Accorsi holds the Halas/McCaskey family in high regards.

CBS Chicago–12/30/2014

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. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Gabriel: Why The Marc Trestman Hiring Hasn’t Worked

Trestman’s inability to adapt is a fatal coaching flaw.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2014

Marc Trestman. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Gabriel: Where Do Bears Go From Here?

The old adage is it only takes two seasons to see a franchise’s direction under a coach.

CBS Chicago–12/05/2014

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Gabriel: Emotionless Bears Going Through Motions

There’s an obvious disconnect between the Bears’ players and coaches.

CBS Chicago–11/28/2014

The Bears defense celebrates after recovering a fumble against the Bucs on Sunday. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Gabriel: Bears-Bucs Positives/Negatives

Chicago must replicate its second-half play moving forward.

CBS Chicago–11/24/2014

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Gabriel: Bears-Vikings Positives/Negatives

Other than a few curious plays, there was a lot to like about the Bears on Sunday, Greg Gabriel writes.

CBS Chicago–11/17/2014

Bears president Ted Phillips. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Gabriel: Bears’ Mess Is On Phillips, Emery And Trestman

If Phil Emery and Marc Trestman get canned, Ted Phillips should too.

CBS Chicago–11/10/2014