With veteran Andy Dalton sidelined by a bone bruise to his knee, rookie Bears quarterback Justin Fields will get the start on Sunday against the Browns, for his first NFL start. CBS 2's Matt Zahn reports.
Bears Rookie QB Justin Fields To Make First NFL Start This Sunday Against BrownsWith veteran Andy Dalton sidelined by a bone bruise to his knee, rookie Bears quarterback Justin Fields will get the start on Sunday against the Browns, for his first NFL start. CBS 2's Matt Zahn reports.
The Bears' Home Opener: The Good, The Bad, And The UglyCBS 2's Marshall Harris breaks down the good, the bad, and the ugly of the Bears' home opener, and their first win of the season, on Sunday.
Bears Top Bengals In Home OpenerJustin Fields played the second half after Andy Dalton exited with a knee injury, and the Bears went on to beat the Cincinnati Bengals in their 2021 home opener. CBS 2's Marshall Harris reports.
Bears: Big Men On The Mend, Getting Fields InvolvedAnother day, another round of questions for Matt Nagy to field about one Justin Fields. CBS 2's Matt Zahn has insight into what the Bears have in store for their rookie quarterback after breaking him in last week.
Chicago Public Schools Starting Flag Football League For High School GirlsThis weekend, Illinois will become the fifth state with girls’ flag football as a high school club sport. CBS 2’s Jackie Kostek checked in with a first for the ladies at Steinmetz College Prep in Belmont Cragin.
9th-Ranked Notre Dame Opens Season In Tallahassee Against Florida StateCollege football goes full bore this weekend, and No. 9 Notre Dame kicks off the season with a road trip to Florida State Sunday.
Northwestern Gets Ready For Friday's Season Opener Against Michigan StateThe Northwestern Wildcats are officially in game week mode as they prepare to open the season against Michigan State.
New Uniforms Donated To Southside Wolfpack Youth Football PlayersThere was a big surprise Sunday for some hardworking youth football players on Chicago's South Side.
Mayor Lightfoot Calls Out Bears Over Bid On Arlington RacetrackMayor Lori Lightfoot is calling out the Bears, saying as part of the city’s recovery, many are doubling down on their commitments and she expects them to do the same. CBS 2's Tara Molina reports.
Trainer Chris Korfist Brings In Speed Science As He Teaches Bears' David Montgomery To Run FasterBears running back David Montgomery said his working with the best speed trainer in the world. As CBS 2’s Matt Zahn reports, that trainer is Chris Korfist - a social studies teacher at Hinsdale Central and track coach at Homewood-Flossmoor.
The 2021 Chicago Bears Schedule: A BreakdownCBS 2's Matt Zahn and 670 The Score Bears reporter Chris Emma have a breakdown of the 2021 Bears schedule, released Wednesday night.
New Northwestern Quarterback Ryan Hilinski Transfers In From South CarolinaHilinski is looking forward to playing football and studying at Northwestern, and also brings his mission to give a voice to mental health for college athletes. CBS 2's Luke Stuckmeyer reports.
QB Ryan Hilinski Transfers To Northwestern, Brings Mission To Give Voice To College Athletes' Mental HealthRyan Hilinski's older brother Tyler - who was a starting quarterback at Washington State - died from suicide. Doctors found he suffered from stage one CTE brain trauma. Since then, Hilinski has made it his mission to give voice to college athletes' mental health.
Rashawn Slater Could Be Northwestern's Highest Pick For NFL Draft In Almost 40 YearsRashawn Slater opted out of the 2020 season to prepare for the draft, and he has a good shot to go early in the first round - and will likely be the highest Northwestern pick in almost four decades.
Northwestern Alums Create 'The Seeker,' A Football Thrower They Call A Robotic QBA pair of Northwestern University alums may have created the next big thing in football training, at least when it comes to skill position players. CBS 2's Matt Zahn reports.
Matt Forte's Foundation Launches Program To Help Black Entrepreneurs In Underserved CommunitiesMatt Forte, who played eight of his 10 years in the NFL with the Bears, still makes his home in Chicago - and he's doing work to make an impact off the field here as well. CBS 2's Matt Zahn reports.
Kyle Long Weighs In On Ryan Pace, Matt Nagy, The Future Of The BearsCBS 2’s Matt Zahn talked with Kyle Long, who's covering the Super Bowl for CBS Sports Network, about his former bosses.
Local Doctor Couple Headed To Super Bowl LV After Treating COVID Patients For 10 MonthsDrs. Alicja and Jacob Salman are husband and wife, and also both doctors who have spent the last 10 months treating COVID-19 patients. But this Sunday, that will change as they turn in their scrubs for NFL gear, as CBS 2's Marissa Parra reports.
Barrington High School Grad Scotty Miller Headed To Super Bowl LVScotty Miller, a 2015 Barrington High School graduate, is getting ready to play in Super Bowl LV for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
St. Rita Will Have A Former Player On Both Sides Of Super BowlMike Kafka, the former Northwestern Wildcats and 2005 St. Rita grad, is the Chiefs’ quarterbacks coach - working with MVP Patrick Mahomes. On the other side for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers is 2012 St. Rita grad Pat O'Connor. CBS 2's Luke Stuckmeyer reports.
Bears Headed To Playoffs, But Lose To PackersThe Bears backed into the playoffs Sunday, hanging around with the Green Bay Packers on Sunday, but ultimately losing. CBS 2's Matt Zahn reports.
Bears vs. Packers: Three Things To WatchCan the Bears become the third team in 50 years to make the playoffs after having a six-game losing streak? CBS 2's Matt Zahn has Three Things to Watch as the Bears host the Packers in a highly-anticipated Week 17 showdown Sunday afternoon.
Bears vs. Jaguars: Three Things To WatchThe Bears hope the sun keeps shining on them as they head to Florida. CBS 2's Matt Zahn has three things to watch as the Bears take on the 1-13 Jaguars on Sunday.
Bears Suffer Crushing Loss To Detroit LionsThis was the Bears' sixth straight loss overall, and they have been all but eliminated from playoff contention. CBS 2's Matt Zahn reports.