Hoge: Five Pressing Bears Questions At The NFL CombineThe defensive scheme, Shea McClellin and contract negotiations will be topics of note Thursday.
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.
Bernstein: Bad Run Game Costs BearsAnybody involved in the Bears’ efforts to run the ball can wear this one.
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 Notes: Trestman Admits Defense Needs ImprovementAfter getting a chance to review the film, Bears head coach Marc Trestman met the media Friday afternoon to discuss Thursday night's 27-21 win over the New York Giants.
Joniak's Journal: Offensive Line Creating Optimism With four new bodies up front, the Bears offensive line is creating a lot of optimism about the future of the system. They are playing physical, a requirement in order to play well as a group.
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?
Silverman: Offensive Line Issues May Stifle Bears’ OptimismThe Chicago Bears are one of the teams that many NFL observers are feeling good about with the season about five weeks away from starting.
Garza Earns Pro Bowl Alternate HonorGarza earned his first-ever Pro Bowl selection when he was chosen to be an alternate for the NFC's squad.
Silverman: Say Goodbye To 2011, Prepare For 2012There’s no use looking back now. The 2011 season is over and it’ time to start preparing for the future.
Garza, Not Forte, Gets 2-Year Extension Bears center Roberto Garza has won a two-year contract extension, and will remain with the team through 2013, the team confirmed Tuesday.
Durkin: Know Your Opponent - Detroit Lionst will be a showdown in Motown on Monday night, when the Chicago Bears take on the undefeated Detroit Lions in the “2nd place in the NFC North” bowl.
Hoge's Bears-Packers Notebook: Cutler Upset With OffenseAfter Lovie Smith and Mike Martz said all week that the Bears would be more balanced against the Packers, Cutler threw the ball 37 times and running back Matt Forte had just nine carries.
Aikman: 'Offensive Line Has A Chance To Be Good'It certainly doesn't take a football expert to realize the Bears' offensive line played poorly in New Orleans Sunday, but at least one of those experts still thinks the unit can be good.
Holmes: Protection, Timing Key To Martz OffenseOffensive football can feel like it’s so complicated. Especially when you’re dealing with the intricacies of Mike Martz’s offense, but it really comes down to one thing: can you protect your quarterback?