Shea McClellin has actually played more linebacker in his career than defensive end.
Emery isn’t conventional, and that means his draft pick may not be either.
McClellin will challenge for a starting linebacker spot this season.
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.
Bears fans should have cautious optimism, as Phil Emery had to make moves of some sort.
Even an average defense would do wonders for the Bears, but it will take more to compete for the big prize.
From Julius Peppers’ future to retaining Mel Tucker to free agency, here’s the latest Bears news.
It’s a fall-back plan, but Shea McClellin has the versatility the Bears are looking for at linebacker.
The Bears went to Mobile, Ala. this week with two coaching vacancies, but returned home with both of them filled.
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.
The Bears-Packers game had something for everyone going into the game.
It’s a new day in the NFL, one that seriously brings into question the importance of defense.
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.
It may have happened against the worst defense in the NFL, but not surprisingly, the Bears graded out very well in their 45-28 win over the Dallas Cowboys Monday night.
Nothing like a lethal cocktail of bad and stupid to turn a record into a footnote.
Opponents are taking advantage of common problems that are easy to see on film.
For the second straight week, the Bears came out flat, except this time there was no comeback.
Hoping the other team fumbles is not a strategy.
Bears left tackle Jermon Bushrod will see a lot of Robert Quinn on Sunday in St. Louis
Pro Bowl nose tackle Haloti Ngata is inactive for the Ravens, no doubt a break for the Bears on a day where running the football will be important.