Minnesota Vikings Head Into The Offseason Optimistic, But UnsatisfiedThe Minnesota Vikings have more confidence and optimism heading into this offseason than they did a year ago. They have two of the most important pieces in place in head coach Mike Zimmer and Teddy Bridgewater. Also, they improved in several areas from the past season. The Vikings have 12 free agents this offseason, but just one opening day starter.
Agent: Ex-Bear Corey Wootton Signs With VikingsFormer Chicago Bears defensive tackle Corey Wootton has signed with the Minnesota Vikings, his agent tweeted Thursday.
Hoge: Analyzing The Bears’ Current Depth ChartWhat needs to the Bears have right now? Adam Hoge looks at the holes on the Bears' depth chart.
Durkin: Some Advice Phil Emery Didn't Ask For, Part IIIA step-by-step, player-by-player look at the offseason script for the Bears to follow.
Hoge's Week 15 Rewind: 'Alshon-Around' Still Paying Off For BearsOn the fourth play of the Bears' second drive Sunday, wide receiver Alshon Jeffery went in motion and took the handoff from quarterback Jay Cutler.
Hoge’s Week 14 Rewind: Offensive Line Has Best Game Of Season 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.
Bears Catch Break With Ngata InactivePro 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.
Joniak's Journal: McClellin Making Major Improvements Shea McClellin is the leading tackler, top sacker, and tops in disruptive plays through the first half of the season on the defensive line.
Durkin's Rapid Reaction: Battered Bears Come Up ShortThe bye week couldn't arrive a better time for a battered Bears team.
Hoge: Defensive Line Striving For 'Continuity' And 'Trust'No matter who you talk to on the defensive side of the football -- from coaches to players -- you hear the same two words in regards to the struggles of the Bears' defensive line.
Hoge's Tweetbag: Which Pending Free Agents Are Earning A Spot For Next Year?Adam Hoge has a loaded Tweetbag to get you through the Bears' off day.
Hoge's Week 6 Rewind: Wootton Showing Potential InsideThere's no getting around the fact that the Bears' defensive line has underwhelmed this season.
Hoge's Week 3 Rewind: Defensive Line Shows ImprovementIt wasn't exactly how the Bears usually do it, but they finally got pressure on the QB.
Hoge's Notes: Is Bennett's Future In Doubt?As expected, wide receiver Earl Bennett will play Sunday in the season opener against the Bengals, but now the question might be: how much will he play for the Bears this season?
Durkin's Notes: Focus Remains On The Offensive LineHere are some of my observations and impressions from the second-to-last practice in Bourbonnais.