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Recent Chicago Bears News
April 14, 2014
After beginning last season with four new starters along the offensive line, the Bears expect to return the same starting combination up front for the first time since 2007, the year after their last Super Bowl appearance.
Marengo grads embrace chance to play for Fox Valley Eagles
April 10, 2014
Will the Texans take a quarterback with the first pick? How will the Bears improve the defense in the first round?
April 7, 2014
I slept in a pink bed last night. And I listened to the Lion King soundtrack on the way to work.
April 6, 2014
Even after general manager Phil Emery’s impressive offseason overhaul, the Bears’ defense still has holes. Pick any position outside of defensive end and it likely is to be targeted in next month’s draft.
April 3, 2014
There are days when Jordan Lynch waits for his cell phone to buzz, informing him that it's time to leave for practice, a weightlifting session or meeting with his Northern Illinois teammates.
In this week's edition of "Ask Hub," Hub Arkush answers your questions about Shea McClellin, some local prospects, options for the Bears in the draft and what to do on defense going forward. Have a Bears question for Hub? Tweet it @bears_insider or @Hub_Arkush.
April 2, 2014
New Bears defensive end Jared Allen knows how to take down opposing quarterbacks. He’s done so 128 ½ times over the past 10 seasons, the most of any player in football over that span.
April 1, 2014
LAKE FOREST – Spend enough time around Halas Hall, and you’re bound to see some wildlife.
March 31, 2014
The acquisitions of Lamarr Houston and Jared Allen bookended a busy two weeks of free agency for the Bears and give the club a pair of talented edge defenders to fortify one of the worst defenses in franchise history a season ago.
Jared Allen is “excited!” In a 25-minute question and answer session, Allen used the word excited 20 times. This guy is too amped to be faking it.
March 29, 2014
The way Phil Emery and the Chicago Bears have attacked free agency so far, in terms of both quality and quantity, it’s impossible to say the Bears are done acquiring new veteran talent.
March 26, 2014
The Bears' 2013 season ended with the team snatching defeat from the jaws of victory in the final 30 seconds, allowing a far less than 100 percent Aaron Rodgers to drive Green Bay 86 yards on 15 plays and score a game-winning touchdown on a 48-yard touchdown pass to Randall Cobb on fourth and 8 with 38 seconds remaining in the game.
Allen makes the difference
Two weeks after free agency began, the Bears made their biggest move, agreeing to terms with star pass rusher Jared Allen on a four-year contract.
March 25, 2014
The beauty of Jay Cutler’s new contract is that it reportedly allowed the Bears to make adjustments for cap space at any time, and they did so recently.
ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys have filed a complaint against Jay Ratliff and are seeking compensation from the defensive lineman.
March 21, 2014
Earlier this week, Shaw Media and Daily Herald Media Group announced the launch of Chicago Football, a print and digital sports media franchise covering high school, college and professional football.
March 20, 2014
Devin Hester, you are ridiculous.
March 19, 2014
We have a better sense of the 2014 Bears following a week of free agency, as well as what the Bears' needs may be for the draft. Hub takes your questions this week on what the Bears' direction will be going forward. Remember to tweet any Bears questions to @Hub_Arkush and @bears_insider.