Kellen Davis

Matt Spaeth. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images.)

Report: Steelers Interested In Former Bears TE Davis, Spaeth

After locking up tight end Martellus Bennett with a four-year contract, the Bears promptly cut both Kellen Davis and Matt Spaeth.


Martellus Bennett pulls in a pass for a touchdown. (Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Playbook: Bennett Gives Bears Multi-Threat Tight End

Mere minutes into the 2013 league year, Phil Emery wasted no time addressing a profound need on the Bears roster, signing tight end Martellus Bennett to a four-year deal worth a reported $20 million.

CBS Chicago–03/13/2013

Kellen Davis. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Cut Ties With TEs Davis, Spaeth

Armed with a new tight end in Martellus Bennett, the Bears have cut Kellen Davis.


Kellen Davis

Durkin: Explaining The NFL’s Salary Cap

Confused by the NFL salary cap? Dan Durkin is here to help.

CBS Chicago–02/18/2013

Kellen Davis

Bischoff: We Need A Tight End That Can Threaten A Defense

The Bears leading receiver at the tight end position last season was Kellen Davis, who caught just 19 receptions.

670 The Score–02/15/2013

Minnesota Vikings v Chicago Bears

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Vikings

Time offers the opportunity for perspective, so I thought it would be a good idea to wait each week to give my thoughts on the Bears game. The idea being that 24 hours allows for me to watch the game over and talk to a few more people. Hence, “The 24 Blog.”

CBS Chicago–11/26/2012

Kellen Davis drops a pass. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Notebook: Drops, Poor Offensive Execution Doom Bears

Brandon Marshall felt like backup quarterback Jason Campbell did a good job after Jay Cutler was ruled out with a concussion at halftime, and the receivers didn’t really help him out.

CBS Chicago–11/12/2012

Nick Viverito (left) and William Christopher Pettry went to Jacksonville, Fla., last weekend to watch the Chicago Bears play the Jacksonville Jaguars, but Pettry was killed when another man slashed his throat in a restaurant hours before the game. (Photo courtesy Nick Viverito)

Bears Players Hosting Fund-Raiser For Slain Fan

Some Bears players are hosting a fundraiser this weekend for the family of a Lake Villa man who was murdered last weekend in Florida.


Gabe Carimi. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Thoughts And Observations From Bears OTAs

The Bears completed their second-to-last OTA Wednesday in Lake Forest. Here are some thoughts and observations straight from my notebook:

CBS Chicago–06/06/2012

Caleb Hanie scrambles Sunday against Seahawks. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Jim Miller: Hanie Failed To ‘Put His Big Boy Pants On’

After another dismal performance in his fourth start as Bears quarterback, Caleb Hanie has his fair share of critics.

670 The Score–12/19/2011

Matt Forte runs the ball against  Brian Rolle.  (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: The Good, Bad And Ugly Of Bears-Eagles

With a 30-24 victory over the heavily favored Philadelphia Eagles, the Bears put themselves on track for their second straight playoff appearance.

CBS Chicago–11/08/2011

Earl Bennett

Bennett Upgraded To ‘Probable’ For Sunday

After missing four consecutive games with a chest injury, wide receiver Earl Bennett had full participation in all three practices this week and is listed as probable for Sunday’s game in London.

CBS Chicago–10/21/2011

Earl Bennett

Bennett Returns To Practice

Wide receiver Earl Bennett was back at practice for the Bears on Wednesday after missing four games with a chest injury.

CBS Chicago–10/19/2011

Kellen Davis

Kellen Davis Adjusting To Pass-Protecting Role

Bears offensive coordinator Mike Martz doesn’t view tight ends like most NFL coaches.

670 The Score–10/18/2011

Kellen Davis

Kellen Davis: Time To Prepare For The Next Game

In the wake of the Bears’ crushing and penalty-laden loss to the Detroit Lions Monday, Bears tight end Kellen Davis is focused on regrouping and looking forward to the next game.

670 The Score–10/13/2011

Johnny Knox of the Chicago Bears kneels down injured on the field during the game against the Green Bay Packers at Soldier Field on September 25, 2011 in Chicago, Illinois. The Packers defeated the Bears 27-17. (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

Bernstein: The Bears Have Bad Receivers

The reasons for the Bears’ inefficiencies are many, and shared. But, really. Somebody get open.

670 The Score–09/25/2011

Malcolm Jenkins sacks Jay Cutler. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Shepkowski: The Good, Bad and Mostly Ugly of Bears-Saints

After a 30-13 defeat at the hands of the New Orleans Saints, the Bears now sit at 1-1 before the Week 3 showdown at Soldier Field with Green Bay.

670 The Score–09/19/2011

Jonathan Casillas #52 of the New Orleans Saints celebrates with Roman Harper #41 and Jonathan Vilma #51 after sacking  Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears at Louisiana Superdome on September 18, 2011 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Holmes: Cutler, Bears Took Pounding From Saints

The balance, protection and production that the Bears saw last week vs. the Falcons was absent against the Saints. Gregg Williams and the New Orleans defense brought continuous pressure and it put the Bears on their heels.

CBS Chicago–09/18/2011

Kellen Davis

Holmes: Tight Ends Important In Martz Offense

When it comes to protecting Jay Cutler, the focus centers on the offensive line, but the line and protection of Cutler extends out to the edge.

CBS Chicago–08/17/2011

Torn up turf at Soldier Field. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Holmes’ Bears Mailbag: Are Turf Problems A Disadvantage?

The mailbag heats up this week as the Bears get ready for their first preseason game against the Buffalo Bills Saturday.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2011