Soldier Field

A general view of Soldier Field. (credit: Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

The NFL Blackout Rule: A Brief Chicago History

Growing up watching the Bears in the 1970s, the pregame ritual often focused on whether there would actually be a game to watch.

9 hours ago

Randall Cobb  of the Green Bay Packers makes a touchdown catch in front of Isaiah Frey on Sunday.  (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes On Bears-Packers

This Chicago loss was on the offense and defense, Holmes writes.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2014

Packers end/linebacker Julius Peppers. David Banks/Getty Images)

Julius Peppers Keep Emotions In Check, Focus In Return To Chicago

“It’s been fun so far,” Peppers said of playing for Green Bay.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2014

Packers receivers Randall Cobb, left, and Davante Adams celebrate a touchdown in Green Bay's 38-17 win at Chicago on Sunday. (David Banks/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Packers Blow Up Bears Storylines

Sunday was what the Green Bay-Chicago rivalry has looked like for far too long.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2014

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bears-Packers Tickets Are Most Expensive NFL Game Of Season On Secondary Market

The average ticket is running at $655.19, according to TiqIQ.

CBS Chicago–09/25/2014

Ahmad Dixon. (Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Bears Sign S Ahmad Dixon, Waive CB Demontre Hurst

Chicago is still searching for answers on the last line of defense.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2014

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

Emma: Bears Stress There’s A Lot Of Season Left

The Bears won’t say it, but the concern is quite palpable.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2014

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

Gabriel: Bears-Bills Positives/Negatives

Matt Forte was really good. The pass rush wasn’t.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2014

Chris Conte. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Conte Cleared To Play In Opener After Concussion

Chris Conte will figure into a three-man rotation at safety for the Bears.

CBS Chicago–09/04/2014

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

Briggs Defends Skipping Practice For Restaurant Opening

“I’ve poured my heart out on the field every day and every play,” Lance Briggs says.

CBS Chicago–09/03/2014

Bears safety Ryan Mundy, center with ball. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Mundy, McCray Listed As Starters At Safety On Bears’ Unofficial Depth Chart

Another noteworthy development: Ka’Deem Carey is listed as the second-string running back.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2014

More than 200 athletes registered in this year's Valor Games Midwest, double the size of the first Valor Games in 2010. (Credit: Twitter/@WorldSportChi)

Injured Vets Compete In Annual Valor Games At Soldier Field

The veterans planned to take part in three days of games that are as much about mental rehabilitation as physical – perhaps more.

08/20/2014

Zecharias Miller (Chicago Police Department)

Man Charged In Soldier Field Arson

Zecharias Miller, 26, allegedly broke into Soldier Field and set fire to a rug that damaged several suites.

08/15/2014

Veterans with the Wounded Warrior Project were taking part in several sporting events in the Chicago area before the Air & Water Show, as part of their recovery and rehab process. (Credit: Facebook)

Wounded Veterans Enjoy Sporting Event Ahead Of Air Show

Wounded veterans were spending a few days biking, sailing, and water skiing around the Chicago area as they look forward to attending the Air & Water Show on the lakefront.

08/15/2014

Bears receiver Brandon Marshall. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Rally To Beat Jaguars, 20-19, In Preseason Matchup

Bears backup quarterback Jordan Palmer rallied the Chicago Bears to a 20-19 preseason victory over the Jacksonville Jaguars on Thursday night.

08/14/2014

Jordan Palmer. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Spiegel’s Bears-Jaguars Over/Unders

These will keep you entertained.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2014

Soldier Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Remind Fans Of Soldier Field Bag Restrictions

If you’re planning to go to Soldier Field for the Bears’ second preseason game Thursday night, the Bears want you to remember new security rules that took effect last year, WBBM Newsradio’s Regine Schlesinger reports.

08/14/2014

Bears safety Ryan Mundy, center with ball. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Chicago QBs Look Sharp As Bears Beat Eagles, 34-28

Jay Cutler, Jordan Palmer and Jimmy Clausen threw touchdown passes and the Chicago Bears beat the Philadelphia Eagles 34-28 on Friday night in their preseason opener.

CBS Chicago–08/08/2014

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Lucas Museum On The Lake? Tailgaters Would Prefer Grilling Space

Bears fans say it would be a sacrilege to put a museum between Soldier Field and McCormick Place, where they currently set up their grills.

08/08/2014

Soldier Field. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Executive Suites Vandalized At Soldier Field

A vandal broke into Soldier Field, scaling the colonnade stairs and setting a fire in an executive suite, just a week before the Bears’ first preseason game of the season Friday night.

08/06/2014

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