Lovie Smith

Lance Briggs (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Briggs On Bears’ Turnover: ‘I Miss Everybody’

Bears linebacker Lance Briggs is still getting used to life without his old buddies.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2013

Devin Hester. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hester On Retirement Talk: ‘I Wasn’t Really Thinking About What I Was Saying’

When Lovie Smith was let go on New Year’s Eve, no player took the firing harder than Devin Hester.

CBS Chicago–04/18/2013

Phil Emery. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin: Emery Attempting To Close Talent Gap

Phil Emery wants to win now. He said it himself, and his roster moves – particularly those in the trade and free agent market – back up the rhetoric.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2013

Devin Hester. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Hester Posts ‘I’m A Bear 4 Life’ To Instagram Account

n the minutes after Devin Hester found out Lovie Smith had been fired, the greatest return man in NFL history shocked the league.

670 The Score–03/06/2013

D.J. Moore. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Moore On Fallout With The Bears: ‘It Hurt My Feelings’

D.J. Moore is no more in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–03/05/2013

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

Report: Lovie Smith Likely To Sit Out 2013 Season

Rather than take a position as a defensive coordinator, former Bears head coach Lovie Smith will likely sit out the 2013 season.

670 The Score–01/28/2013

Jim Caldwell. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

NFL Considers Revisions To Rooney Rule

Jim Caldwell nearly went undefeated as a rookie coach in Indianapolis three years ago and he’s one win away from returning to the Super Bowl as an assistant with Baltimore.

CBS Chicago–01/18/2013

Dave Toub. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Chiefs Hire Dave Toub As Special Teams Coordinator

The Kansas City Chiefs have hired Dave Toub to be their next special teams coordinator, the team announced Tuesday afternoon.

670 The Score–01/15/2013

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

Hoge: 10 Important Offseason Questions For The Bears

Here are 10 very important questions Phil Emery will have answer this offseason after he finds his new head coach.

CBS Chicago–01/14/2013

Lovie Smith. (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

Report: Lovie Smith Interviewing With Chargers Today

Former Bears head coach Lovie Smith will interview with the San Diego Chargers Friday, according to NFL.com’s Ian Rapoport.

CBS Chicago–01/11/2013

Devin Hester. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Devin Hester Sells Gurnee Home

hicago Bears wide receiver/return specialist Devin Hester has sold his home in Gurnee, Ill. for $322,000.

670 The Score–01/09/2013

Bruce Arians. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Coaching Breakdown: Bruce Arians

This is the second in a series where I take a look at some of the top candidates’ background, strengths, scheme, and what skill position players the Bears would need to add to properly execute their system.

CBS Chicago–01/09/2013

Lovie Smith.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Eagles To Interview Lovie Smith

One week after he was dismissed by the Bears, Lovie Smith will get a shot at the Eagles’ head coaching position.

CBS Chicago–01/08/2013

Nick Saban.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Wisch: Should The Bears Be Looking At Nick Saban?

Is Nick Saban worth a look?

CBS Chicago–01/08/2013

Mike Singletary

Report: Bears To Interview Singletary For Head Coaching Job

If one thing is certain, Bears general manager Phil Emery isn’t overlooking anyone as he searches for Lovie Smith’s replacement.

670 The Score–01/08/2013

Bill Cowher. (Photo by Grant Halverson/Getty Images)

Esiason: Cowher ‘Perfect’ Fit For Bears Franchise

Bill Cowher hasn’t walked the sidelines of an NFL game since he retired following the 2006 season – one year after he led his Pittsburgh Steelers to a Super Bowl championship.

670 The Score–01/04/2013

Mike McCoy. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Coaching Breakdown: Mike McCoy

This is the first in a series where I take a look at some of the top candidates, providing information on their background, strengths, scheme, and what skill position players the Bears would need to add to properly execute their system. First up is Denver Broncos offensive coordinator Mike McCoy.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2013

Mike Ditka. (Jonathan Daniel  /Allsport)

Wisch: How Did Ditka Fare Against Winning Teams?

This week, Ditka’s comments about Smith’s firing got me curious about how “Da Coach” fared against winning teams during his coaching career with the Bears. Additionally, I wondered how the coaches in between Ditka and Lovie – Dave Wannstedt and Dick Jauron – held against top competition during their time in Chicago.

CBS Chicago–01/03/2013

Lance Briggs, Brian Urlacher and Charles Tillman

Silverman: Explosive Bears’ Defense Will Be Anything But A Given For New Coach

The Bears are in the process of trying to find a head coach because of their inability to build a consistent offense in the Lovie Smith tenure.

CBS Chicago–01/03/2013

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

Report: Lovie Smith To Interview With Bills

Days after he was fired as Bears head coach, Lovie Smith will reportedly interview for the Buffalo Bills head coaching position.

670 The Score–01/03/2013