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Bears returner Senorise Perry. (Joe Sargent/Getty Images)

Bears Notes: Shakeup Seems Inevitable At Kick Returner

Also, the Bears want to keep increasing defensive end Willie Young’s role.

CBS Chicago–09/16/2014

Kyle Fuller, left. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Durkin: Impressions From Bears-49ers

The Bears overcame adversity to beat the 49ers, 28-20.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2014

Bears tight end Martellus Bennett celebrates his go-ahead fourth-quarter touchdown in Chicago's 28-20 win at San Francisco on Sunday night. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Improbable Win Meaningful For Many

From so many perspectives, this Bears win felt like it may have mattered.

CBS Chicago–09/15/2014

Chris Conte, left, and Jared Allen, right, pursue EJ Manuel, center. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Durkin: Bears Preparing For More Zone Read

After struggling to contain the Bills’ zone read, the Bears anticipate more is on the way.

CBS Chicago–09/09/2014

Bears tackle Jordan Mills. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears-Bills: 5 Matchups To Watch

Chicago tackle Jordan Mills needs to hold his own against Buffalo end Mario Williams.

CBS Chicago–09/04/2014

Bears coach Marc Trestman. (Otto Greule Jr./Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Trestman Showing Fire This Game Week

Given what lies ahead for the Bears in the season’s first half, the opener is crucial.

CBS Chicago–09/04/2014

Bears coach Marc Trestman. (Otto Greule Jr./Getty Images)

Bernstein: Don’t Screw This Up, Bears

With the season starting in five days, all we’ve seen from the Bears is drama and subpar play.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2014

Bears defensive end Willie Young.  (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joniak’s Journal: Keep An Eye On Willie Young

On a defense with questions, Young will be tasked with getting to the quarterback.

CBS Chicago–09/02/2014

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

Emma: With Camp Over, Bears Start Next Chapter

Chicago still has questions to answer entering its second preseason game.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2014

Bears defensive end Willie Young, left. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears DE Young: ‘Motor Everyone Plays With Is Crazy’

There are a lot of players with something to prove on the Chicago defense, Willie Young says.

CBS Chicago–08/12/2014

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 cornerback Tim Jennings. (Getty Images)

Emma: Bears’ D Motivated, Embarrassed By 2013

“We weren’t tough at all,” Tim Jennings said of Chicago’s defense in 2013.

CBS Chicago–06/19/2014

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

Cheta Ozougwu, left. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears Waive DE Cheta Ozougwu

Ozougwu played in nine games in the past two seasons for Chicago.

CBS Chicago–04/15/2014

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

Which NFL Teams Have Added Most New Players?

The Bears have added 11 new players who were on other rosters a year ago, which ranks fifth in the NFL.

CBS Chicago–04/08/2014

Jared Allen. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Hoge: Jared Allen The Key To Bears Being Versatile On Defense

With Jared Allen on the right side, Lamarr Houston can be used in any number of ways.

CBS Chicago–03/31/2014

Lamarr Houston. (Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Hoge’s Bears Offseason Notebook No. 8: Impressive Upgrade Of Pass Rushers

Members of the Bears’ new D-line had 122 disruptions last year, topping the 71 Chicago’s old core recorded.

CBS Chicago–03/27/2014

Jared Allen. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Better Problems For Bears’ Defense

The Bears’ defensive problems are more about fitting puzzle pieces together than personnel now.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2014

Jared Allen. (Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Spiegel: Phil Emery Has Blown Bears Fans Away

By signing Jared Allen, the Bears have options all over the defensive line.

CBS Chicago–03/26/2014

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