Virginia McCaskey

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

Baffoe: Can The Bears Have Sustained Success?

It does at least look—and forgive me for sounding Wannstedtian here—like the pieces are in place, or will be when a head coach is hired, to become an organization like the Packers and Patriots.

01/14/2013

Texans owner Bob McNair hired Gary Kubiak in 2006 and has been patient ever since. (Photo by Bill Baptist/Getty Images)

Silverman: Bears, Texans Reaping Rewards Of Owners’ Patience

It’s no secret that sports fans lack patience and that it’s almost always about winning now – except when you are talking about the Chicago Cubs.

CBS Chicago–11/06/2012

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

Michael McCaskey and Virginia McCaskey

Wisch: What You Might Not Know About The McCaskeys (And The NFL)

It was a great season for the Chicago Bears, but a sad week for the family that owns the legendary NFL franchise – and not because it isn’t able to root on Chicago’s favorite team this weekend in Super Bowl XLV.

01/31/2011

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 […]

08/26/2010