Matt Stafford

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers looks to pass during the first half of their game against the Chicago Bears on Sunday at Soldier Field. Green Bay won 38-17. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin: Impressions From Bears-Packers

Why didn’t the Bears blitz more against Aaron Rodgers?

CBS Chicago–09/29/2014

Lions running back Reggie Bush. (Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Holmes: Breaking Down The NFC North

The Bears stack up well with everyone in the division, writes Laurence Holmes.

CBS Chicago–09/22/2014

Quarterback Drew Brees #9 of the New Orleans Saints points from under center in the second quarter against the Seattle Seahawks during the NFC Divisional Playoff Game at CenturyLink Field on January 11, 2014 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Fantasy Football: Top 10 NFL Quarterbacks To Draft

It’s a poorly-kept secret that the Seattle Seahawks don’t mind taking a penalty flag or two for pass interference or defensive holding in exchange for five or six no-calls on borderline plays. Supposedly, the NFL will be cracking down on physical play in the defensive backfield. If true-and that’s a big if-it could mean even bigger numbers for the quarterbacks.

08/09/2014

BOSTON, MA - JUNE 03: Rob Gronkowski of the New England Patriots celebrates during Game Four of the Eastern Conference Finals in the 2012 NBA Playoffs between the Miami Heat and the Boston Celtics on June 3, 2012 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

6 NFL ‘Bros’ Guaranteed To Be The Life Of The Party

Looking for your kindred party spirit? We’ve wrangled 6 NFL players who are sure to be the life of the party wherever they go.

05/29/2014

Jared Allen. (Getty Images)

Durkin: Jared Allen Film Review

Allen’s physical tools aren’t what they once were, but his instincts still are top-notch.

CBS Chicago–04/04/2014

Andre Brown of the New York Giants tries to get around the tackle of Louis Delmas of the Detroit Lions . (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Giants Beat Lions 23-20 In OT On Josh Brown’s FG

Josh Brown’s 45-yard field goal on the third drive of overtime lifted the New York Giants to a 23-20 win over Detroit on Sunday and eliminated the Lions from postseason contention.

12/22/2013

Reggie Bush  is tackled by James Anderson  (Credit: David Banks/Getty)

Bears Come Up Short In 21-19 Loss To Lions

Calvin Johnson had two second-half touchdown receptions, Reggie Bush rushed for 105 yards and the Detroit Lions beat Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears 21-19 on Sunday in a key matchup of NFC North rivals.

11/10/2013

Matt Forte. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Cutler Shaky, Bears Fall To Lions 40-32

Reggie Bush’s 37-yard touchdown run helped Detroit score 27 points in the second quarter and he accounted for 173 yards of offense to help the Lions beat the Chicago Bears 40-32 on Sunday.

09/29/2013

Calvin Johnson.  (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – Detroit Lions

It’s hard to understand why the Lions haven’t made finding a second receiver a bigger priority.

670 The Score–09/25/2013

Matt Forte scores a touchdown in the second quarter. (Credit: Getty)

Bears Beat Lions 26-24

Cutler threw for 257 yards and a touchdown and helped seal the game with a late scramble, as the Bears won 26-24 against the Lions on Sunday.

12/30/2012