Bears tight end Martellus Bennett. (Al Bello/Getty Images)

Martellus Bennett Continues To Skip Bears’ OTAs

The Bears’ tight end is in an apparent contract dispute.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2015

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. (Getty Images)

Report: NFL Used Grant Park For Free During Draft

The Chicago Park District waived costs of around $1 million for the NFL, the Tribune reported.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2015

Bears running back Matt Forte, left. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Matt Forte On Uncertain Bears Future: ‘All I Can Do Is Play’

Forte has one year left on his contract with Chicago.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2015

Chicago Bears chairman George McCaskey.  (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

George McCaskey Expresses Sadness For Victims, Regret For Ray McDonald Signing

McCaskey took ownership for signing McDonald, who was released Monday after another arrest.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2015

Ray McDonald.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Stupid Bears Got Conned

This is bad for the Bears, casting a pall of doubt and distrust over every level of ownership and management, just at the time new energy from the very top spurred the kind of regime change that inspired fans to embrace some hope.

CBS Chicago–05/25/2015


Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: May 18-22

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

CBS Chicago–05/22/2015

Ray Rice, right, and wife Janay. (Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Judge Dismisses Domestic Violence Charges Against Ray Rice

Rice completed the terms of his pretrial intervention.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2015

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

What Happened At NFL Meetings, What It Means

All signs point to a football team moving to Los Angeles.

CBS Chicago–05/21/2015

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Bernstein: NFL Coaches Have More To Consider

Will more teams go for two points with the PAT kick moved back?

CBS Chicago–05/20/2015

Bears kicker Robbie Gould. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

NFL Moves Extra-Point Kick Back, With Snap From 15-Yard Line

Last season, kickers made more than 99 percent of kicks with the ball snapped from the 2-yard line.

CBS Chicago–05/19/2015


Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: May 11th-May 15th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

CBS Chicago–05/15/2015

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

NFL Suspends Tom Brady For 4 Games, Strips Away 2 Draft Picks From Patriots

The league suspended the Super Bowl MVP Monday for the first four games of the season, fined the Patriots $1 million and took away two draft picks as punishment for deflating footballs used in the AFC title game. Brady’s agent, Don Yee, said “the discipline is ridiculous and has no legitimate basis” and that Brady will appeal.

CBS Chicago–05/11/2015

Frank Clark. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

DiCaro: The Trouble With Frank Clark’s Absolution

The Seahawks’ “investigation” of Clark sets a dangerous precedent.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2015

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Superficial ‘Scandal’ Distracts From Real NFL Problems

The NFL protects its shield, in obvious and subtle manners.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2015

Patriots quarterback Tom Brady. (Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

NFL Finds Patriots Employees Probably Deflated Balls

Tom Brady was “at least generally aware” of the rules violations.

CBS Chicago–05/06/2015

Tayo Fabuluje, center. (Christian Peterson/Getty Images)

OT Tayo Fabuluje Drafted By Bears In 6th Round

Chicago added another offensive lineman to its draft class.

CBS Chicago–05/02/2015

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Bernstein: Easy Does It For Bears GM Ryan Pace

Pace kept it simple, taking the best available player in Kevin White.

CBS Chicago–05/01/2015

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Ryan Pace Backs Jay Cutler As Bears’ Quarterback

Pace spoke with excitement for an offense built around Cutler.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2015

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5 Memorable Moments From The First Round Of The NFL Draft

Here’s a look at some of the most memorable moments from the first round of the 2015 NFL Draft.


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Bears Sign Safety Malcolm Bronson

Bronson was given a two-year deal after impressing during a minicamp tryout.

CBS Chicago–04/30/2015