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Inside the Bears:
A little more than three weeks ago, after a fifth consecutive victory, the Bears were one of the NFL’s hottest teams. That high was fleeting as news of Jay Cutler’s broken thumb was revealed piece by piece. Three losses later, the Bears have gone from playoff insider to outsider, yet they’ve avoided one of the usual precursors to a team’s implosion: the fracturing of the locker room. Despite the palpable disappointment, especially after blowing a 10-point, fourth-quarter lead in Denver, the Bears collectively fingered themselves as the problem, with the exception of Marion Barber. The running back, who has a …
BEST OF MAXIM
In his weekly press conference, Bears quarterback Caleb Hanie talks about the loss to the Broncos being a group effort, having to win out for a chance at the playoffs and more.
While everybody has contributed to the Bears’ three-game losing streak, one man was responsible for putting Caleb Hanie behind the steering wheel.
EASE HIS PAIN
During a recent interview, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler indicated there's an outside shot he could be back in time to face the Packers.
Quarterback Jay Cutler offered hope that he might return before the end of the regular season — even an outside chance to play against the Packers next week. ‘‘I’ll say outside. I wouldn’t say it’s good or definite or even a real possibility,’’ Cutler said Wednesday on “Waddle &...
The Tribune's Bears columnist answers your questions weekly. This week: Hanie's play, prevent defense, Angelo's future and more.The Tribune's Bears columnist answers your questions weekly. This week: Caleb Hanie's play, prevent defense, GM Jerry Angelo's future and more.
Bears fans thought they would go 3-3 or 4-2 with Caleb Hanie, winning enough games to see if Jay Cutler could return for the playoffs. Hanie is 0-3 and the Bears are running out of hope for this season. Cutler is doing his best to return early and gave Bears fans a little bit of…
Jay Cutler is one of the few quarterbacks acquired via trade in recent seasons to have any success, as personnel departments increasingly believe developing from within is far more successful.
Usually I like to stick to my own thoughts and insight without having to directly address crap put out by the media talking heads here in Chicago, but in the case of Mike Mulligan's article I have to respond.
In Mulligan's article he simply asserts that the Bears' 53-man roster is flawed from top to bottom full of has been players or never will be players or...
Appearing on 'The Waddle and Silvy Show' on ESPN 1000 Wednesday, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler discussed his recovery from thumb surgery, his timetable to return and more:
Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler, who has missed the last three games while recovering from thumb surgery, said Wednesday that there is an "outside chance" he'll return on Christmas Day to face the Green Bay Packers in Lambeau Field.
For all his critics, Jay Cutler is one of the few quarterbacks acquired via trade in recent seasons to have any success, as personnel departments increasingly believe developing from within is far more successful.
Hot News for QB Jay Cutler
By Chris Cavoto
I’ve been a Chicago Bears fan for as long as I can remember. I know my mother took me to the parade celebrating the 1985 Super Bowl Champions when I was younger and that is probably when my fandom began. I thought after watching the Bears lose to the Kansas City Chiefs that I had witnessed rock bottom as a Bears fan. The Bears proved me wrong the next week as they...
Bears looking for ways to get receiver back into offensive flowOne of the elements of the Bears offense that has disappeared since Jay Cutler was injured has been the quarterback's favorite target.
For football fans with cash to spend, game-worn memorabilia can be ultimate prize.
Who wouldn't want to decorate their den with the framed jersey that Jay Cutler wore when leading the Bears to a playoff win over Seattle, or that Julius Peppers wore when sacking Matthew Stafford to help Chicago beat Detroit?
Unfortunately, game worn jerseys and other apparel can still be...