Mike McCarthy

Shea McClellin.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Notes: McClellin Ruled Out Against Packers

Shea McClellin (hand) won’t practice this week, and his status is “week to week.”

CBS Chicago–09/24/2014

Aaron Rodgers is sacked in Sunday's loss. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Video: Packer Fan Melts Down After Loss

Ask any Bears fan, it’s not easy seeing your team’s season end in the final seconds of the game.

670 The Score–01/07/2014

Eddie Lacy. (Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Packers’ McCarthy ‘Expects’ Eddie Lacy To Play Sunday

(CBS/AP) Packers head coach Mike McCarthy is optimistic about rookie running back Eddie Lacy’s chances to play Sunday. “I feel Eddie is in good place,” McCarthy said. “I expect him to play.” Lacy suffered an ankle injury […]

670 The Score–12/26/2013

Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers.  (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Official: Rodgers To Start Sunday Against Bears

The waiting game is over.


Matt Flynn. (Credit: Getty Images)

Pompei: ‘Good Chance’ Flynn Starts Sunday

According to Dan Pompei’s sources, the Bears may not have to face Rodgers this Sunday, as the quarterback is still recovering from a broken collarbone suffered on Nov. 4.

670 The Score–12/24/2013

Marc Trestman.  (Michael Thomas/Getty Images)

Silverman: Trestman Must Show He Is More Than Quarterback Whisperer

Trestman has to motivate his team this week, especially after the 54-11 debacle against the Eagles.

670 The Score–12/24/2013

Aaron Rodgers and Mike McCarthy. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Packers Hoping To Make ‘Quicker Decision’ On Rodgers’ Status

Mike McCarthy had no real update on the status of Aaron Rodgers, but the Packers head coach said the team is hoping to name a starting quarterback soon.

670 The Score–12/23/2013

Aaron Rodgers.  (Credit: Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

McCarthy: Rodgers Improving, Still Not Cleared To Play

Packers head coach Mike McCarthy said Aaron Rodgers is “getting better,” but the quarterback still hasn’t been cleared to play.

670 The Score–12/18/2013

Aaron Rodgers.  (Credit: Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Rodgers Ruled Out For Sunday

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will not play in Sunday’s game, head coach Mike McCarthy confirmed Friday.

670 The Score–12/13/2013

Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers.  (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Durkin: Know Your Opponent – Green Bay Packers

The 186 games played between the Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears qualifies it as the oldest rivalry in the NFL. But the recent history suggests this series has devolved into a “rino,” a rivalry in name only.

670 The Score–10/30/2013

Jermichael Finley. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Packers TE Finley Out Of ICU After Spinal Injury

Packers tight end Jermichael Finley has tweeted that he left the intensive care unit and had full feeling in his arms and legs after injuring his neck in a game.

670 The Score–10/22/2013

Tom Brady and Bill Belichick.  (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Silverman: Ranking Best Quarterback-Coach Combos

There’s something frightful to opposing head coaches and fans when New England’s Bill Belichick and Tom Brady put their heads together at a crucial moment in a game.

670 The Score–10/15/2013

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

Hoge’s Grades: Offense, Coaching Staff Fail In Biggest Game Of Season

190 total yards in the biggest game of the season. That just about says it all.

CBS Chicago–12/17/2012

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

Bernstein: No Surprises From Bears

Despite those holding out for an inspired, season-saving turn at home against their overly-professed enemy, we got a wholly recognizable, ordinary performance and an entirely probable outcome.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2012

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

Wisch: Like Lovie, Cutler’s Record Against Top Competition Isn’t Good Either

Since the Bears traded for Cutler before the 2009 season, Lovie Smith’s overall record is 34-27 for a winning percentage of .557, which is actually a drop off compared to his 45-35 record (.563) B.C. (Before Cutler).

CBS Chicago–12/11/2012

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

Wisch: Lovie Smith’s Record Against Top Competition Is Not Good

How such numbers factor into the Bears’ decision about whether to bring Smith back for 2013 isn’t known, but what’s clear is how Smith’s career record looks under a magnifying glass. Not good.

CBS Chicago–12/06/2012

Clay Matthews. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: NFL Is All About Week-To-Week Swings

In a span of five days, we’ve already witnessed the good, the bad, and the ugly of a football season. It’s not unusual.

WBBM Newsradio–09/14/2012

Tom Crabtree scores on a fake field goal against the Bears. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notebook: Packers Planned Fake Field Goal For ‘Two Or Three Years’

It’s not often that the Bears get caught off guard by a huge special teams play from their opponent, but that’s exactly what happened in Thursday night’s 23-10 loss to the Packers.

CBS Chicago–09/14/2012

Alshon Jeffery hauls in a 42-yard touchdown pass from Jay Cutler. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge: Green Bay, Meet The New Bears Offense

The Packers are going to be introduced to a different offensive beast Thursday night in Green Bay.

CBS Chicago–09/11/2012

Mike McCarthy. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Silverman: Rival Packers Aiming To Punch Up Their Defense

As powerful as the offense was last season when the Packers rolled to a 15-1 record, head coach Mike McCarthy suffered as he watched his defense give up big play after big play and touchdown after touchdown.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2012