Mike Tice

Russell Wilson. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Hoge: Was Russell Wilson Almost A Bear?

Former Bears offensive coordinator Mike Tice was a big fan of Russell Wilson leading up to the 2012 NFL Draft.

CBS Chicago–01/28/2014

Mike Tice

Falcons Hire Former Bears Coach Mike Tice For OL

The Atlanta Falcons say Mike Tice will become their new offensive line coach.

670 The Score–01/08/2014

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Hoge: Bears Go Back To School To Avoid Slow Starts

The transformation of the Bears’ offense under Marc Trestman happened so quickly that no one could blame you if you already forgot about the Mike Martz Era or Mike Tice Era.

670 The Score–11/21/2013

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

Bernstein: Bears Moves A Year Too Late?

Time-travel stories never really work, upon inspection.

670 The Score–10/17/2013

Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears calls the signals against the San Diego Chargers at Soldier Field on August 15, 2013 in Chicago, Illinois. The bears defeated the Chargers 33-28. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Run The Play, Jay

Don’t do this whole thing again. Not in your fourth offense in Chicago.

670 The Score–08/17/2013

Marc Trestman works with the offense. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images):

Durkin: Bears Don’t Need Trestman To Be A ‘Quarterback Whisperer’

Trestman’s objective is simple: coordinate an offense that puts the talent in position to make plays.

670 The Score–08/08/2013

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

Baffoe: Dear John… I Mean Lovie

Well, this is never easy. Look, I think you’re a great guy. I do, really. Nine years! That’s a hell of a run. But it’s time.

CBS Chicago–01/02/2013

Lovie Smith.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Durkin: It’s Time For A Change, Chicago

So many questions, so much speculation, but given all measurable criteria, the need for change is obvious.

CBS Chicago–12/29/2012

Devin Hester returns a kick 83 yards for a game-winning touchdown  against the Arizona Cardinals Oct. 16, 2006. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Keys To The Game: Bears – Cardinals

Here are Jeff Joniak’s “Keys to the Game” for the Bears as they take on the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday.

CBS Chicago–12/21/2012

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

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

Hoge: With Packers’ ‘Domination’, Lovie Not Performing To Own Expectations

While the Bears continue to try to win with defense, the rest of the league is separating itself. Nowhere is that more evident than in the Bears’ own division where the Packers have now beaten them six straight times.

CBS Chicago–12/16/2012

Brandon Marshall. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Aikman: Bears Can’t Find Offensive Identity

With a crushing divisional loss to the Vikings on Sunday, the Bears (8-5) have now dropped four of their last five games and continue to struggle to find any type of consistency on offense.

670 The Score–12/10/2012

Charles Tillman attempts to tackle Russell Wilson. (Photo by David Banks/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Grades: Bears Defense Lost The Game Twice

Adam Hoge grades the Bears following their 23-17 overtime loss to the Seattle Seahawks Sunday.

CBS Chicago–12/02/2012

Jay Cutler avoids getting sacked against the Vikings. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Hoge: There’s Hope For The Bears’ Offense After All

Sunday afternoon at Soldier Field, rhythm was somehow found and largely sustained against a decent Vikings defense as the Bears ended a two-game slide with a 28-10 victory.

CBS Chicago–11/25/2012

Chilo Rachal. (Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Bears Elevate OT James Brown As Rachal Abruptly Leaves Team

Offensive coordinator Mike Tice said earlier Wednesday that the team was considering all options on the offensive line. Well, the first shakeup has occurred.

CBS Chicago–11/21/2012

J'Marcus Webb and Clay Matthews

Tice On Offensive Line: ‘We’re Looking At Everything’

Bears offensive line coach Mike Tice got the message.

670 The Score–11/21/2012

Jim Harbaugh signals safety as the officials review a fumble. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Grades: Harbaugh Punks Bears Coaching Staff

Adam Hoge grades the Bears following the 49ers’ 32-7 thumping of the Bears at Candlestick Park Monday night.

CBS Chicago–11/20/2012

Alshon Jeffery can't come up with a catch in Monday night's loss to the 49ers. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Hoge: No Offense, Bears Are Going Backwards

All that talk from Lovie Smith about how his team hadn’t peaked yet? Well, after Monday night’s 32-7 disaster against the 49ers, it’s clear the Bears are going backwards.

CBS Chicago–11/20/2012

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

Jay Cutler and Brandon Marshall talk at Soldier Field. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Notebook: As A Friend, Marshall Supports Cutler Not Playing

Evan Rodriguez is getting healthier and offensive coordinator Mike Tice hinted that Rodriguez could see more playing time and might even get involved in the passing game.

CBS Chicago–11/16/2012