Ted Phillips

Chicago Bears president and CEO Ted Phillips.  (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Hampton Not Happy With Bears’ GM Search

The news that Phillips will be conducting the search wasn’t met kindly by one Bears Hall of Famer.

670 The Score–01/17/2012

Ted Phillips

Bernstein: What Are The Bears Doing?

With last week’s rambling, incoherent press conference at Halas Hall providing the perfect symbolic catalyst for his efforts, team president Ted Phillips apparently decided to race back to his office and play Angry Birds.

CBS Chicago–01/11/2012

Lovie Smith.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Just Name Lovie GM, Already

You can’t simultaneously hire a real general manager and reaffirm the alpha-dog status of your head coach. Not possible.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2012

Lovie Smith. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Pompei: Bears May Have Shot Themselves In The Foot

The Bears’ decision to fire their general manager but keep their head coach may be one that haunts them in the coming months.

670 The Score–01/04/2012

Lovie Smith. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Baffoe: You Got Your Wish, Bears Fans, But Do You Know What You Got?

All hail your supreme football leader, Bears fans. It is apparent that Smith rules Halas Hall with a velvet hammer, fronting to the media and public with his folksy blandness and the stoicism of a Winslow Homer painting, all the while swinging a big stick behind closed doors.

CBS Chicago–01/04/2012

Mike Martz and Lovie Smith

Hanley: Bears’ Shakeup ‘A Refreshing Start’

Actions may speak louder than words, yet without Bears chairman George McCaskey’s mantra that “winning world championships” is the team’s goal, Jerry Angelo would still be general manager.

CBS Chicago–01/03/2012

Jerry Angelo looks on after defeating the New Orleans Saints in the NFC Championship Game. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Phillips: Bears Need To Catch Up In Division

Just hours after firing general manager Jerry Angelo, Bears president Ted Phillips reiterated what the goal of every move within the organization centers around.

CBS Chicago–01/03/2012

Jerry Angelo. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Arkush: Nothing Surprising About Angelo’s Dismissal

On the heels of an 8-8 season that saw the Bears drop five-straight games, general manager Jerry Angelo has been fired.

670 The Score–01/03/2012

Lovie Smith and Jerry Angelo

Silverman: Say Goodbye To 2011, Prepare For 2012

There’s no use looking back now. The 2011 season is over and it’ time to start preparing for the future.

CBS Chicago–12/20/2011

Sam Hurd. (Photo by Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

Silverman: Drug Sting An Embarrassment For Bears

As a football player, Sam Hurd is a hard-working athlete who did everything that head coach Lovie Smith, wide receivers coach Darryl Drake and special teams coach Dave Toub asked of him on the football field.

670 The Score–12/16/2011

Soldier Field

McCaskey: Bears To Be More Active In Field Maintenance

Bears Chairman George McCaskey apologized to fans Monday for the cancellation of Friday’s Family Fest and said the team will take a more active role in the maintenance of the grass at Soldier Field.


Robbie Gould

Gould: Players Weren’t Allowed To Workout At Halas Hall

On Monday, Judge Susan Richard Nelson lifted the NFL Lockout. On Tuesday, players around the league went to team facilities eager to start their workouts and get treatment for injures, but most were turned away.

670 The Score–04/26/2011

Ted Phillips

Rock’s Rant: Bears’ Phillips Says Kiss My Grass

Ted Phillips is all about his grass. In an exclusive one on one with the Chicago Tribune’s Dan Pompei (a regular guest on The Mully And Hanley Show on WSCR), Bears President Ted Phillips had a lot to say about a wide range of topics.

670 The Score–03/21/2011

Chicago Bears Helmet

Bears’ Phillips: Lockout Was Necessary, But Expect 2011 Season

Chicago Bears President and CEO Ted Phillips issued a statement Saturday expressing his feelings on the NFL lockout , but has promised to do everything possible to prepare for a championship team in the 2011 season.


Julius Peppers

Bernstein: One Guy Responsible For Bears’ Turnaround

One year ago today, the leaders of the Bears held one of the worst press conferences in Chicago sports history.

670 The Score–01/05/2011

Brian Urlacher

Urlacher Helping Bears With Playoff Push

Remember all the worries about Urlacher’s health during training camp? Just two weeks ago he broke Mike Singletary’s career franchise record for tackles. Brian Urlacher is healthy and helping the Bears make their push for the playoffs. LISTEN: TOM THAYER AND JOSH LISS

CBS Chicago–12/02/2010

According to Forbes, Bears are ‘financial flatliners’

Forbes calls the Bears one of the most recognizable brands in American sport. They are the only NFL team in the league’s second largest media market. And the Bears are one of only two founding […]