Thayer Defends Ditka After Dent's Criticism Two days after Hall of Fame defensive end Richard Dent blamed former Bears head coach Mike Ditka for the team not repeating as Super Bowl champions after the 1985 season, teammate Tom Thayer defended his old coach.
Thayer: Underdog Titans Still DangerousThe 3-5 Titans might be 3-point underdogs when they host the Bears on Sunday, but WBBM Bears Radio analyst Tom Thayer says they're still a dangerous team.
Thayer: Bears Need To Control Game EarlyThe Chicago Bears hit the road to take on 1-3 Jacksonville on Sunday, but any time teams play on the road, there are plenty of challenges.
Thayer On Offense: Best Is Yet To ComeWith three games in the books, the Bears offense has admittedly disappointed a fan base expecting electrifying numbers.
Thayer: Bears Can't Neglect Run GameWhen news broke the Bears had acquired Pro Bowl wide receiver Brandon Marshall, it was easy for Bears fans to dream about an aerial assault we'd never before seen in Chicago.
Thayer: Bears Must Stop Matthews When the Bears take the field tonight against the Packers, the offensive line will have quite a task in blocking one specific pass rusher.
Thayer: Expect McClellin To Play Strong In DebutBears radio analyst Tom Thayer thinks that once the ball kicks off at Soldier Field, fans will see a new McClellin.
Thayer: 2012 Bears Could Be One Of The Best In Franchise History Let's just say former Bears Super Bowl champion Tom Thayer has some strong opinions on this year's Bears team.
Thayer: Passing Coordinator Should Be OK'd By Cutler With new offensive coordinator Mike Tice at the helm, the Bears are set to hire a passing coordinator to work with Jay Cutler and the offense.
Thayer Wouldn't Rule Out Joining Bears As O-Line Coach With Mike Tice taking over as offensive coordinator, the Bears must fill the role of offensive line coach.
Tice To Employ New Offense Based On MatchupsThough his background is with the offensive line, don't expect new offensive coordinator Mike Tice to rely strictly on the run.
Thayer: Bears Can Be 'Super Competitive' The end of the 2011 season looked grim for the Bears, but could 2012 bring a fresh start?
Thayer: Bears Have No Excuses If They Lose To VikingsAnalyst Tom Thayer says even though the Bears have been eliminated from the playoffs and their season will be over after Sunday, a victory against the Minnesota Vikings is crucial.
Thayer: Hurd Providing Unnecessary DistractionsAs if the Bears hadn't sunk low enough after losing three-straight games, the Sam Hurd fiasco is adding even more drama to a team grasping for a playoff spot.
Thayer: Hanie's Play Rests On The O LineAs Caleb Hanie attempts to lead the Bears to victory in Denver this weekend, it's imperative that his offensive line does everything in it's power to make his day as smooth as possible.