Nick Fairley

Bears guard Kyle Long. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Bears-Lions: Kyle Long Inactive

Kyle Long is inactive for today’s game versus the Lions.

CBS Chicago–12/21/2014

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

Matt Forte. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel, Getty)

Bernstein: Bad Run Game Costs Bears

Anybody involved in the Bears’ efforts to run the ball can wear this one.

670 The Score–11/10/2013

Ndamukong Suh #90 of the Detroit Lions brings down Jay Cutler #6 of the Chicago Bears at Ford Field on September 29, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Hoge: Cutler Gets It — No Excuses, Loss Was On Him

General manager Phil Emery did everything he could this offseason to eliminate as many Jay Cutler excuses as possible.


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

Alshon Jeffery. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Silverman: Alshon Jeffery Among NFL’s Most Improved Players

The light goes on at different times for players.

670 The Score–08/27/2013

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Nick Fairley: Lions Are Going To The Super Bowl

Despite a 4-12 finish last season that was good for dead last in the NFC North, the Detroit Lions have big expectations for the 2013 season.

CBS Chicago–05/09/2013

Henry Melton.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Melton: Lions Are A Dirty Team

Under head coach Jim Schwartz, the Lions have earned the reputation of being a dirty, undisciplined team around the league.

CBS Chicago–12/27/2012

Aaron Rodgers. (Photo by Wesley Hitt/Getty Images)

Photo: Did Aaron Rodgers Wear A Thong?

If you’re a meatball Bears fan, then this will make your day.

670 The Score–12/10/2012

Jim Schwartz. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Silverman: Undisciplined Lions Follow The Lead Of Schwartz

Lovie Smith is never going to offer much when it comes to offering insight on his team’s play.

CBS Chicago–10/18/2012

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Lions DT Nick Fairley Arrested Again, This Time For DUI

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Nick Fairley has been arrested in Alabama on charges of driving under the influence and attempting to elude police, his second arrest in his home state in two months.


Ndamukong Suh

Baffoe: Dirty Lions Will Be Their Own Detriment And Demise

Something stinks in Detroit, and for once it’s not just Kid Rock.

CBS Chicago–11/26/2011

The Bears and Lions brawl at Soldier Field. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes: A Rivalry Is Born

It’s been brewing since the Monday night game last month. In fact, the kindling for this fire was sparked with Calvin Johnson’s non-catch in the opener last year. The Bears and Lions don’t like each other and Sunday it boiled over.

670 The Score–11/14/2011

Olin Kreutz

Bernstein: Bears Break Kreutz Addiction

It never felt right that a shaky offensive line seemed so desperate to retain a mediocre center.

CBS Chicago–07/31/2011