Jeff Joniak

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

Bears head coach Marc Trestman looks on from the sidelines during the fourth quarter against the Philadelphia Eagles, who beat the Bears 54-11 on Dec. 22, 2013. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Trestman: ‘We Played A Terrible Football Game’

When your team loses a game 54-11, no one escapes blame, and Bears coach Marc Trestman summed up his team’s embarrassing loss to the Eagles in seven simple words: “We played terrible in all three phases.”

12/23/2013

Lance Briggs. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Briggs’ Experience Would Be Welcome Back On The Field

Bears play-by-play announcer Jeff Joniak offers some insight into the Bears-Eagles game.

12/19/2013

Jay Cutler throws a pass against the Cleveland Browns. (Credit: Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Bears Have New Life

The month of December pumped new life into several teams including the Bears, setting up important games in the final two weeks of the regular season.

WBBM Newsradio–12/17/2013

Jay Cutler.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Keys To The Game: Bears Vs. Browns

In Week 2, Jay Cutler solved Pittsburgh’s fire zone 3-4 scheme, and one of Steeler coordinator Dick LeBeau’s students is using it in Cleveland. Yards are tough to come by against the Ray Horton coached Browns defense.

WBBM Newsradio–12/13/2013

DeMarco Murray  of the Dallas Cowboys runs over Tim Jennings. (Credit: David Banks/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Run Defense Biggest Concern For Bears

The water cooler talk in the city and burbs regarding the Bears is no doubt a raging debate of Jay or Josh at quarterback. However, the most pressing concern remains the run defense.

12/11/2013

Chicago Bears v Dallas Cowboys

Joniak’s Keys To The Game: Bears Vs. Cowboys

Analysis of Monday’s game from Bears play-by-play announcer Jeff Joniak.

12/06/2013

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