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Jeremiah Ratliff. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel, Getty)

Durkin’s Training Camp Notebook: New Defensive Line Sets The Tone

The Bears held their first padded practice of 2014 on Sunday in front of a raucous crowd of faithful fans.

CBS Chicago–07/27/2014

Kyle Fuller. (Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Emma: Fuller Offers Poise, Promise For Bears

Rookie cornerback Kyle Fuller had two interceptions on the first day of practice.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2014

Shea McClellin. (Getty Images)

Bears Notes: Defense Shows Energy On Day 1

Shea McClellin says hes getting the feel of playing Mike linebacker.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2014

Bears coach Marc Trestman directs his team at mini-camp in May. (Brian Kersey/Getty Images)

Baffoe: The Absolutely Most Important Things To Pay Attention To In Bears Camp

Forget X’s and O’s. Are Trestman and Emery robots? And what happens without Mannelly?

CBS Chicago–07/25/2014

Bears linebacker D.J. Williams. (Getty Images)

Report: Bears Williams Says LB Situation Wasn’t Completely Explained During Free Agency

In hindsight, D.J. Williams says he “might have looked at other situations.”

CBS Chicago–07/21/2014

Martellus Bennett. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Hoge’s OTAs Observations: Houston, Bennett Get Into Scuffle

Jon Bostic got quality reps Tuesday as the strong-side and weak-side linebacker spots.

CBS Chicago–06/03/2014

Lance Briggs. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Bears Offseason Notebook No. 13: Figuring Out The Defense

Adam Hoge answers your questions in his last offseason notebook.

CBS Chicago–05/30/2014

Shea McClellin sacks Christian Ponder. (Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

McClellin: LB Is A ‘Natural Fit For Me’

Shea McClellin has actually played more linebacker in his career than defensive end.

CBS Chicago–05/27/2014

Bears general manager Phil Emery. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes: It’s Fun Trying To Figure Out Phil Emery

Emery isn’t conventional, and that means his draft pick may not be either.

CBS Chicago–05/07/2014

Shea McClellin sacks Christian Ponder. (Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Shea McClellin Has Dropped 11 Pounds, 8% Body Fat

McClellin will challenge for a starting linebacker spot this season.

CBS Chicago–04/21/2014

Bears defensive coordinator Mel Tucker.  (Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Durkin: Breaking Down Where Mel Tucker’s Blitz Schemes Have Gone Wrong

The Bears will soon discover if the poor pass rush outputs of Mel Tucker’s defenses are a result or minimal talent or poor scheme.

CBS Chicago–04/10/2014

Bears defensive coordinator Mel Tucker.  (Sam Greenwood/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Unknown Of New Defensive Toys Represents Hope For Bears Fans

Bears fans should have cautious optimism, as Phil Emery had to make moves of some sort.

CBS Chicago–03/12/2014

Lance Briggs. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes: Good Offense Is Not Enough For Bears

Even an average defense would do wonders for the Bears, but it will take more to compete for the big prize.

CBS Chicago–02/27/2014

Marc Trestman.  (Michael Thomas/Getty Images)

Hoge: Everything You Need To Know From Bears’ NFL Combine Press Conferences

From Julius Peppers’ future to retaining Mel Tucker to free agency, here’s the latest Bears news.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2014

Shea McClellin. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Hoge: Meet Your New Linebacker — Shea McClellin

It’s a fall-back plan, but Shea McClellin has the versatility the Bears are looking for at linebacker.

CBS Chicago–02/20/2014

Reggie Herring with Arkansas Razorbacks in 2008. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Bears Officially Add Pasqualoni, Herring To Coaching Staff

The Bears went to Mobile, Ala. this week with two coaching vacancies, but returned home with both of them filled.

CBS Chicago–01/23/2014

Phil Emery. (Getty Images)

Hoge: Everything You Need To Know From Bears’ Postseason Press Conferences

There are still a number of lingering questions that need to be answered if the Bears are going to continue working toward winning a Super Bowl.

670 The Score–01/02/2014

Jay Cutler. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty)

Lindholm: A Bears Post Mortem

The Bears-Packers game had something for everyone going into the game.

670 The Score–12/31/2013

Mike Singletary. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel /Allsport)

Lindholm: Is Defense Dead In The NFL?

It’s a new day in the NFL, one that seriously brings into question the importance of defense.

670 The Score–12/20/2013

Alshon Jeffery.   (Photo by Matt Sullivan/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Week 15 Rewind: ‘Alshon-Around’ Still Paying Off For Bears

On the fourth play of the Bears’ second drive Sunday, wide receiver Alshon Jeffery went in motion and took the handoff from quarterback Jay Cutler.

12/18/2013

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