Josh Liss

Jay Cutler avoids getting sacked against the Vikings. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Smith Hopeful To Get Most Injured Bears Back

Several key Bears players are banged up after a pivotal victory over division rival Minnesota, but coach Lovie Smith hopes to have everybody back in the lineup soon.


Head coach Lovie Smith. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Smith: Jason Campbell Brought In For This Purpose

With Jason Campbell calling the signals tonight in San Francisco, coach Lovie Smith says the Bears won’t do anything differently on offense than they would if Jay Cutler was ready to play.


Alex Smith. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Thayer: Even With Campbell, Bears Can Beat 49ers

As the Bears travel to San Francisco in a key NFC matchup on Monday night, analyst Tom Thayer has a message about the 6-2-1 49ers.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2012

Lovie Smith.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Smith: Too Early To Determine Status Of Jay Cutler After Concussion

The Bears will evaluate the condition of Jay Cutler on Monday after the quarterback suffered a concussion during the first half against the Houston Texans on Sunday.


Texans tight end Owen Daniels. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Bears Analyst Tom Thayer Expects ‘Close, Angry Game’

A big showdown on Sunday night between the Bears and the Texans. What can fans expect?


A Bears fan in Nashville holds up a sign. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Lovie Smith On Fan Support In Nashville: It Was Soldier Field South

Bears fans have been flocking to road games all season, but head coach Lovie Smith said the fan support during Sunday’s 51-20 road win in Nashville was especially noticeable.

WBBM Newsradio–11/05/2012

Chris Johnson #28 of the Tennessee Titans jumps over Aaron Williams #23 of the Buffalo Bills at Ralph Wilson Stadium on October 21, 2012 in Orchard Park, New York.Tennessee won 35-34. (Photo by Rick Stewart/Getty Images)

Thayer: Underdog Titans Still Dangerous

The 3-5 Titans might be 3-point underdogs when they host the Bears on Sunday, but WBBM Bears Radio analyst Tom Thayer says they’re still a dangerous team.

WBBM Newsradio–11/02/2012

Lovie Smith. (Photo by John Gress/Getty Images)

Smith: We Found A Way To Win

During the course of a long NFL season, good teams find a way to win games during which they play poorly, and Lovie Smith said that’s just what the Bears did on Sunday against Carolina.


Coach Lovie Smith

For Smith, The Mission Is Simple Against Lions

Coming off the bye week, the Bears gear up for a critical division game against Detroit tonight at Solider Field and for Bears coach Lovie Smith the mission is simple.


Earl Bennett #80 of the Chicago Bears tries to break away from Quintin Mikell #27 and James Laurinaitis #55 of the St. Louis Rams at Soldier Field on September 23, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. The Bears defeated the Rams 23-6. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Earl Bennett; Quintin Mikell; James Laurinaitis

Lovie Smith: Bears Will Miss Jeffery, But Bennett Will ‘Move Right In’

Lovie Smith expects his Bears to be refreshed and ready to go against the Lions after coming off their bye this weekend, and he thinks wide receiver Earl Bennett will “move right in” to fill the void left by the injured Alshon Jeffery.

WBBM Newsradio–10/15/2012

Maurice Jones-Drew

Thayer: Bears Need To Control Game Early

The Chicago Bears hit the road to take on 1-3 Jacksonville on Sunday, but any time teams play on the road, there are plenty of challenges.


Maurice Jones-Drew and Brian Urlacher. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Expert Picks: Unanimous Again, Bears To Beat Jaguars Easily

Every week during the Bears season, our experts from 670 The Score, CBS2 and WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9 FM will provide their weekly picks for the Bears game.

CBS Chicago–10/05/2012

Chicago Bears v Dallas Cowboys

Expert Picks: Majority Picking Bears To Lose In Dallas

Every week during the Bears season, our experts from 670 The Score, CBS2 and WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9 FM will provide their weekly picks for the Bears game.

CBS Chicago–10/01/2012

Matt Forte

Smith: Forte Still A Game-Time Decision Vs Cowboys

Will Matt Forte see action tonight against the Dallas Cowboys?


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

Expert Picks: No Disagreement, Bears Bounce Back To Beat Rams

For the second time in three weeks, the group is in complete agreement.

CBS Chicago–09/21/2012

Running back Matt Forte #22 of the Chicago Bears runs against free safety Morgan Burnett #42 and cornerback Casey Hayward #29 of the Green Bay Packers in the second quarter at Lambeau Field on September 13, 2012 in Green Bay, Wisconsin.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Lovie: Forte Does Not Have A High Ankle Sprain

The Bears’ loss to the Packers on Thursday not only cost them the momentum they had created with their season opening win over the Colts, it might have cost them the services of running back Matt Forte for a bit.

WBBM Newsradio–09/17/2012

Aaron Rodgers and Jay Cutler.  (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Expert Picks: Majority Going With Packers In A Close One

After unanimously picking the Bears to beat the Colts in Week 1, our panel has differing opinions against the Packers.

CBS Chicago–09/13/2012

Brian Urlacher eyes Andrew Luck before a snap. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Lovie Smith: We’re Hoping Tillman Will Be OK

It was the big lead, and not any sort of nagging knee issues that allowed the Bears to pull Brian Urlacher early from Sunday’s game against the Colts.


The Bears and Colts met in Super Bowl XLI in 2007. (Photo by:Eliot J. Schechter/Getty Images)

Expert Picks: It’s Unanimous, Bears Will Roll Over Colts

Every week during the Bears season, our experts from 670 The Score, CBS2 and WBBM Newsradio 780 & 105.9 FM will provide their weekly picks for the Bears game.

CBS Chicago–09/07/2012

Brian Urlacher. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Lovie: Urlacher Back At Practice; ‘He’s Made A Lot Of Progress’

Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith said linebacker Brian Urlacher was returning to practice on Monday, and has “made a lot of progress” in his recovery from arthroscopic surgery on his injured knee.

WBBM Newsradio–09/03/2012