Jeff Joniak

Bears safety Brock Vereen. (Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Sunday Will Be A Family Affair For The Vereens

Bears safety Brock Vereen will face older brother Shane, a Patriots running back, this Sunday.

CBS Chicago–18 hours ago

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)

Joniak: Keys To Bears-Dolphins

Miami ranks third in the NFL in yards per rush.

CBS Chicago–10/17/2014

Bears cornerback Kyle pass breaks up a pass intended for Falcons receiver Julio Jones. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Fuller Becoming A Shutdown Corner

Plus, more on linebacker Darryl Sharpton, who only knows how to play at one speed.

CBS Chicago–10/14/2014

Falcons quarterback Matt Ryan. (Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Joniak: Keys To Bears-Falcons

These are two desperate teams with playoff aspirations.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2014

11. Chicago Bears (1-1)

Joniak’s Journal: Bears Need To Win More Battles Against Zone Defense

Plus, Brandon Marshall insists he’s fine with his role in the Chicago offense.

CBS Chicago–10/10/2014

Bears defensive tackle Ego Ferguson. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: DT Ferguson Making Big Strides

Plus, Charles Tillman’s season-ending injury is having a tickle-down effect.

CBS Chicago–10/08/2014

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton. (Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Joniak: Keys To Bears-Panthers

With Carolina’s backfield short-handed, slowing Cam Newton is the priority for the Chicago.

CBS Chicago–10/03/2014

Jermon Bushrod, right, and Matt Slauson, left, in 2013. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Bears Face Challenges On O-Line

Plus, more on Kyle Fuller’s big September and Ka’Deem Carey’s spin move.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2014

D.J. Williams. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: D.J. Williams Talks About Dyme Lyfe Movement

Plus, the Bears need to turn it around at Soldier Field or risk missing the playoffs.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2014

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 defensive end Willie Young.  (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Bears’ Young Expects ‘Nasty’ Game Against Packers

From his time in Detroit, Willie Young knows what the Green Bay game means.

CBS Chicago–09/25/2014

Matt Forte.  (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Joniak: Keys To Bears-Jets

The Bears (1-1) face the New York Jets (1-1) on the road Monday night.

CBS Chicago–09/21/2014

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

Joniak’s Journal: Focus On Marshall Won’t Affect His Game Preparation

Brandon Marshall is as prepared as they come in the NFL.

09/20/2014

Charles Tillman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Young DBs Will Still Learn From Tillman

Over the years, no one has tormented elite receivers quite like Charles Tillman.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2014

Marc Tretsman. (Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Trestman: Cutler ‘Led The Way’

Chicago rallied for a crucial 28-20 win at San Francisco on Sunday night.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2014

49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. (Getty Images)

Joniak: Keys to Bears-49ers

Chicago’s mindset is as important as anything.

CBS Chicago–09/12/2014

Bears tight end Martellus Bennett, left. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Bears’ Mistakes Are Correctable

The Bears also really could’ve used Marquess Wilson in Week 1.

CBS Chicago–09/09/2014

Bills quarterback EJ Manuel. (Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images)

Joniak: Keys To Bears-Bills

If Buffalo is forced to the air, a Chicago win will be in the works.

CBS Chicago–09/05/2014

Bears defensive end Willie Young.  (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Keep An Eye On Willie Young

On a defense with questions, Young will be tasked with getting to the quarterback.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2014

Eric Brown

Eric Brown, WBBM Sports Anchor; “A Good Life Lived”

Broadcasters live forever. Their voices, their diction, their descriptions, their words, their perspective, their stories all come back to life simply by hitting play. E.B. rounded third and headed home yesterday. He’ll be missed.

06/25/2014

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