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Lance Briggs. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Bears Offseason Notebook No. 13: Figuring Out The Defense

Adam Hoge answers your questions in his last offseason notebook.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2014

Bears receiver Brandon Marshall. (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Durkin: The Maturation Of Brandon Marshall

Dan Durkin breaks down Marshall’s blocking, release from the line and some tricks of the trade.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2014

Brandon Marshall. (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Bears’ Marshall: I’ve Learned To Be More Unselfish

“You want to win in this game, you have to have guys that really see the big picture,” Brandon Marshall said.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2014

Matt Forte. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Bears’ Forte ‘Mad’ About Being Voted NFL’s 91st-Best Player

An NFL.com survey of fellow players has eight running backs rated higher than Matt Forte — much to his chagrin.

CBS Chicago–05/13/2014

Bears general manager Phil Emery. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin: Breaking Down Bears’ Draft Priorities, Potential Prospects Round By Round

Take a look at the options the Bears figure to have in the later rounds.

CBS Chicago–05/01/2014

Shaun Draughn. (Getty Images)

Bears Sign RB Shaun Draughn

Draughn provides depth in the backfield after Michael Bush was released in March.

CBS Chicago–04/23/2014

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

Hoge’s Offseason Notebook No. 4: Quarterback, Running Back Review

Adam Hoge takes a look at the Bears’ quarterbacks and running backs in his latest offseason notebook.

CBS Chicago–02/11/2014

Alshon Jeffery.   (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Alshon Jeffery Named To Pro Bowl

Alshon Jeffery’s breakout second season didn’t go unnoticed.

670 The Score–01/09/2014

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

Baffoe: RIP The Cutler Contract Debate

To now continue to rail against Cutler is howling at the moon, tilting at windmills, typing in metaphors.

670 The Score–01/03/2014

Phil Emery. (Getty Images)

Hoge: Everything You Need To Know From Bears’ Postseason Press Conferences

There are still a number of lingering questions that need to be answered if the Bears are going to continue working toward winning a Super Bowl.

670 The Score–01/02/2014

Jay Cutler leads the Bears offense. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s 2013 Eulogy: Start Of Something Special For Bears?

The mood at Halas Hall on Monday was not as gloomy as one might think.

670 The Score–12/30/2013

Randall Cobb  catches the game winning catch during the fourth quarter. (Credit: David Banks, Getty)

Bears Miss Playoffs After 33-28 Loss To Packers

Aaron Rodgers fired a 48-yard touchdown pass to Randall Cobb in the final minute, and the Green Bay Packers beat the Chicago Bears 33-28 to capture the NFC North championship.

12/29/2013

Paul Konerko. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Baffoe: Who’s Been Naughty And Nice In Chicago Sports This Year?

Ho, ho, ho! Baffoe Claus here. I’m way better than Ditka Claus because I don’t smell like cigars, I haven’t been compromised by endorsement commitments (yet), and children are genuinely happy when I show up to their homes bearing gifts (pizza is the greatest gift of all; wine for children, not so much).

670 The Score–12/24/2013

Running back LeSean McCoy scores a touchdown against the Chicago Bears. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Eagles Rout Bears 54-11

Nick Foles threw two touchdown passes, LeSean McCoy ran for two scores and the Philadelphia Eagles routed the Chicago Bears 54-11 on Sunday night in a matchup of first-place teams with opposite stakes.

12/22/2013

Alshon Jeffery.   (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Week 15 Rewind: ‘Alshon-Around’ Still Paying Off For Bears

On the fourth play of the Bears’ second drive Sunday, wide receiver Alshon Jeffery went in motion and took the handoff from quarterback Jay Cutler.

12/18/2013

Matt Forte runs the ball as he is hit by defensive back Jordan Poyer of the Cleveland Browns. (Credit: Matt Sullivan)

Hoge’s Notes: Bears Becoming More Dangerous In Playoff Race

Asked if he’ll be watching the Lions play the Ravens Monday night, Bears running back Matt Forte had a simple answer.

12/15/2013

Running back Edwin Baker of the Cleveland Browns runs the ball as he is hit by linebackers James Anderson  and Jonathan Bostic. (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Durkin’s Rapid Reaction: Cutler Delivers Down The Stretch

Jay Cutler’s performance against the Cleveland Browns personified the trite sports cliche of it’s not how you start, but how you finish.

670 The Score–12/15/2013

Bears receiver Brandon Marshall. (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Cutler Returns, Leads Bears Past Browns 38-31

Jay Cutler shook off some early rustiness and threw three touchdown passes in his first start since Nov. 10, leading the Chicago Bears to a 38-31 win Sunday over the Cleveland Browns.

12/15/2013

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

Lindholm: A Look At The Bears’ Salary Cap Space In 2014

Can a defense be overhauled in one year? Is Jay Cutler the answer at quarterback in the short term? These are questions Phil Emery is paid to answer, and it’s far easier to develop those answers with cap space room.

670 The Score–12/13/2013

Jordan Mills and Kyle Long. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Week 14 Rewind: Offensive Line Has Best Game Of Season

It may have happened against the worst defense in the NFL, but not surprisingly, the Bears graded out very well in their 45-28 win over the Dallas Cowboys Monday night.

12/11/2013

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