Jared Allen

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

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. (Elsa/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Even In Victory, Cutler Can’t Win In Eyes Of Many

Why is there a segment issuing so many backhanded compliments to Jay Cutler?

CBS Chicago–10/14/2014

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

The Bears pressure Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan in Sunday's win. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Gabriel: Bears-Falcons Positives/Negatives

A win in Atlanta was the most complete game Chicago has played all season.

CBS Chicago–10/13/2014

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

Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller breaks up a pass intended for Falcons receiver Julio Jones in Chicago's 27-13 win at Atlanta on Sunday. (Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bears Good Enough, This Time

A 3-3 mark and important road win provides hope for Chicago.

CBS Chicago–10/12/2014

SEATTLE, WA - JANUARY 19: Cornerback Richard Sherman #25 of the Seattle Seahawks celebrates after he tips the ball leading to an intereption by outside linebacker Malcolm Smith #53 to clinch the victory for the Seahawks against the San Francisco 49ers during the 2014 NFC Championship at CenturyLink Field on January 19, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.

5 NFL Loudmouths Who Back Up Their Words On The Field

Some of the best NFL players have something more: a big mouth. Here are 5 NFL loudmouths who back up their words on the field.

10/10/2014

Falcons receiver Julio Jones. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Bears-Falcons: 5 Matchups To Watch

It’s only Week 6, but Sunday seems like a must-win game for both teams.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2014

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

Bears Notes: Allen Back In Pads After Pneumonia Bout

Jared Allen lost 15 pounds with the illness but is confident he’ll play Sunday.

CBS Chicago–10/01/2014

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

Bears’ Jared Allen Inactive Against Packers

Allen’s streak of 113 consecutive starts has been snapped.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2014

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

Bears Notes: Marshall, Allen Questionable For Sunday

Plus, Chris Conte says Sunday is “just another” game.

CBS Chicago–09/26/2014

Packers running back Eddie Lacy against the Bears in 2013. (Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Joniak: Keys To Bears-Packers

Both teams want to establish a running game, but will they eschew it for the pass?

CBS Chicago–09/26/2014

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

Bears Notes: Allen, Marshall Sit Practice Out

Also, Aaron Kromer says the Bears won’t run the ball out of an obligation to be balanced.

CBS Chicago–09/25/2014

Shea McClellin. (Getty Images)

Bears Notes: McClellin, Ratliff, McManis Out At Jets

Rookie defensive tackles Ego Ferguson and Will Sutton will have greater responsibility.

CBS Chicago–09/20/2014

Charles Tillman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Await Word On Tillman’s Triceps Injury

“I hated it,” longtime teammates Lance Briggs said.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2014

Bears tight end Martellus Bennett celebrates his go-ahead fourth-quarter touchdown in Chicago's 28-20 win at San Francisco on Sunday night. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Improbable Win Meaningful For Many

From so many perspectives, this Bears win felt like it may have mattered.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2014

49ers running back Frank Gore. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Playbook — 49ers’ Power Running Scheme

Against a complex running scheme with a mobile quarterback, each Bear must do his job.

CBS Chicago–09/11/2014

Bears running back Matt Forte. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Gabriel: Bears-Bills Positives/Negatives

Matt Forte was really good. The pass rush wasn’t.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2014

Bills receiver Robert Woods stiff-arms Bears safety Chris Conte in Buffalo's 23-20 overtime win Sunday at Soldier Field. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Bears Panic On Sale Here!

Briggs being slow, Conte being bad, Jay still being Jay, Tucker coaching — we have it all.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2014

Bears coach Marc Trestman. (Otto Greule Jr./Getty Images)

Bernstein: Don’t Screw This Up, Bears

With the season starting in five days, all we’ve seen from the Bears is drama and subpar play.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2014

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