Major Wright

Frank Gore rushes past Major Wright. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Is Nature To Blame For Bears’ Flop?

It’s been a while since we’ve had an “everybody sucks” game.

CBS Chicago–11/19/2012

Major Wright. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Playbook: Wright’s Improved Technique Paying Dividends

Using NFL GameRewind, let’s take a look at a few plays involving Major Wright to compare and contrast his technique and discipline week to week.

CBS Chicago–10/04/2012

Major Wright  reacts after he intercepted a pass in the third quarter against the Dallas Cowboys. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Cowboys

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.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2012

Chicago Bears defensive tackle Amobi Okoye sacks St. Louis Rams quarterback Sam Bradford as defensive tackle Stephen Paea closes in at Soldier Field on September 23, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears’ Defense Smothers Rams For 23-6 Victory

Major Wright returned an interception 45 yards for a touchdown, and the Chicago Bears beat the St. Louis Rams 23-6 on Sunday.


Dane Sanzenbacher. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Breaking Down The Bears’ 53-Man Roster

The Bears made their final cuts Friday to reduce the roster to 53 players. They can sign eight players to the practice squad Saturday.

CBS Chicago–08/31/2012

Chris Harris

Chris Harris ‘All For’ A Return To The Bears

Former Bear Chris Harris, who is currently a free agent, said he would gladly welcome a phone call from the Bears, if the team decided to pursue the 30-year-old.

670 The Score–08/21/2012

Chris Spencer struggles to keep Kevin Vickerson away from Bears quarterback Jason Campbell. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notebook: Offensive Line Struggles While Rookies Shine

Head coach Lovie Smith didn’t bother to sugarcoat it: “We didn’t play as well as a I thought we would tonight.”

CBS Chicago–08/09/2012

Julius Peppers

Durkin: Evaluating The Bears Defense Position-By-Position

This is my evaluation of how the Bears have – or haven’t – improved their talent level per position group since 2011, and an overall assessment of each.

CBS Chicago–07/18/2012

Brandon Marshall

Hoge’s Bears OTA Notebook: Marshall-Tillman Matchup Fun To Watch

The Bears were back at it Wednesday in the middle of their second week of OTAs. Here are some thoughts and observations straight from my notebook.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2012

Lovie Smith and Jerry Angelo

Zuba: Angelo’s Top Picks – How’d They Do?

Before we move forward and completely forget about the fiasco otherwise known as Jerry Angelo on Draft Day, let’s recap his top selections over the years.

CBS Chicago–01/03/2012

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

Hester, McCown Active For Bears; Melton, Wright Out

Bears wide receiver Devin Hester is active despite tweaking an ankle injury this week and missing Friday’s practice.

CBS Chicago–12/18/2011

Matt Forte celebrates scoring a touchdown in London, England.  (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Lovie Smith Expects Forte Back Before Season Ends

Head coach Lovie Smith confirmed Bears running back Matt Forte has a sprained MCL and no further damage.

CBS Chicago–12/05/2011

Philip Rivers talks with head coach Norv Turner. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Akrush Breaks Down Bears-Chargers

In the wake of the Bears’ win over the Chargers where quarterback Jay Cutler broke his right thumb, NFL expert Hub Arkush joined The McNeil and Spiegel Show to break down the game.

670 The Score–11/21/2011

Chris Conte (Getty Images)

Pompei: Bears Can Do More With Conte

When the Bears announced Major Wright and Chris Conte would be the new starting safeties, few knew how the tandem would handle their promotion.

670 The Score–11/09/2011

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

Michael Vick

Biggs: Vick and Co. Represent Daunting Task

Leading charge for the Eagles is the versatile Michael Vick, who’s legs are just as much a threat as his arms. Add to that mix an explosive group of wide receivers and a running back rushing for over five yards per carry, and the Bears have a tantalizing challenge.

670 The Score–11/07/2011

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

Chris Harris

Holmes’ Mailbag: Who Gets Benched Next?

With the Bears 3-3, let’s see what’s on the mind of Bears fans in this week’s edition of Laurence Holmes’ mailbag.

CBS Chicago–10/19/2011

Chris Harris

Harris On Benching: ‘It Didn’t Sit Well’

In one week’s time, Bears safety Chris Harris lost his starting job, was rendered inactive for Sunday’s game and has formally requested to be traded.

670 The Score–10/17/2011

Julius Peppers

Peppers Active For Sunday Night

Though listed as doubtful with a sprained MCL, Bears defensive end Julius Pepper is active for Sunday night’s contest against the Vikings.

CBS Chicago–10/16/2011