Chicago Bears News and Rumors

  • Bears sign Leonard Floyd

    Bears sign Leonard Floyd

    profootballtalk.com Updated 23 hours ago
    The Bears signed their first-round pick, outside linebacker Leonard Floyd, on Friday. The Bears traded up two spots to No. 9 — specifically to get ahead of the Giants — to select Floyd last month. An early entry to this year’s draft, Floyd had 17 sacks …
    Share Tweet
  • Be Like Mike: Motivated Bears WR Daniel Braverman has no regret…

    Be Like Mike: Motivated Bears WR Daniel Braverman has no regrets

    ESPN.com May 26 (2 days ago)
    Be Like Mike: Motivated Bears WR Daniel Braverman has no regrets
    Share Tweet
  • Jeremy Langford wants to be the leader of the Bears backfield

    Jeremy Langford wants to be the leader of the Bears backfield

    profootballtalk.com May 26 (2 days ago)
    Running back Jeremy Langford had more than 800 yards of total offense in 2015 and joined Gale Sayers and Walter Payton as the only Bears rookies since 1960 to run for touchdowns in four straight games. Langford did that work as a complement to Matt Fort…
    Share Tweet
  • Report: Ryan Mundy suing Schutt for injury suffered from helmet

    Report: Ryan Mundy suing Schutt for injury suffered from helmet

    profootballtalk.com May 24 (4 days ago)
    Former Chicago Bears safety Ryan Mundy is suing helmet manufacturer Schutt due to a head wound suffered in a 2014 preseason game against the Seattle Seahawks left him with permanent scarring. According to TMZ, Mundy is alleging that the helmet he used s…
    Share Tweet
  • Erik Kramer doing well, nine months after suicide attempt

    Erik Kramer doing well, nine months after suicide attempt

    profootballtalk.com May 23 (5 days ago)
    Nine months ago, former Lions and Bears quarterback Erik Kramer bought a gun, checked into a hotel room and shot himself in the head. The bullet passed through his chin, his tongue, his sinus cavity and the top of his head. Kramer, who had been sufferin…
    Share Tweet
  • Bears believe running back committee can fill Matt Forte’s shoe…

    Bears believe running back committee can fill Matt Forte’s shoes

    The Bears and running back Matt Forte parted ways this offseason after eight years with Forte as a focal point in their offense, but it doesn’t look like they’ll be looking to just one back to fill the role Forte played during his time in Chicago. Jerem…
    Share Tweet
  • Bears to charge more for tickets to Packers game

    Bears to charge more for tickets to Packers game

    The Bears have joined the growing list of NFL teams that vary ticket prices depending on the opponent, and they’ll charge more to see a game against the Packers than any other game. When Green Bay comes to town on December 18, tickets to the game at Sol…
    Share Tweet
  • Willie Young, Bears reportedly talking extension

    Willie Young, Bears reportedly talking extension

    Linebacker Willie Young asked the Bears to trade him last year around the same time the team was dealing away Jon Bostic and Jared Allen, but no deal was struck and Young remains with the Bears heading into the 2016 season. The stay could extend well be…
    Share Tweet
  • Panthers claim TE Marcus Lucas

    Panthers claim TE Marcus Lucas

    The Panthers claimed tight end Marcus Lucas via waivers from the Bears Tuesday. Lucas broke into the NFL as an undrafted rookie with the Panthers in 2014. He was cut by the Panthers at the end of the 2015 preseason and spent time on the practice squads …
    Share Tweet
  • Fire sale: Packers' Blake Martinez 'pretty sure'…

    Fire sale: Packers' Blake Martinez 'pretty sure' family burned Bears gear

    ESPN.com May 17
    Fire sale: Packers' Blake Martinez 'pretty sure' family burned Bears gear
    Share Tweet
  • Amobi Okoye heading to CFL to continue comeback effort

    Amobi Okoye heading to CFL to continue comeback effort

    Former Texans first-round pick Amobi Okoye made an appearance at this year’s draft to announce a Texans pick and then made an announcement of his own about his hopes of returning to the field after recovering from a serious illness. Okoye, who also play…
    Share Tweet
  • Leonard Floyd: Bears want me eating every couple of hours

    Leonard Floyd: Bears want me eating every couple of hours

    Bears defensive coordinator Vic Fangio doesn’t think first-round pick Leonard Floyd’s weight is an issue, but others in the organization are concerned enough about the linebacker not being too light that they’re working with him to make sure he’s the ri…
    Share Tweet
  • Bears and Patriots schedule joint practices in preseason

    Bears and Patriots schedule joint practices in preseason

    The Bears haven’t been afraid to do business with the Patriots, and they’re going to be up there anyway, so they might as well swing by a few days early. Via Mike Reiss of ESPN.com, the Patriots will host the Bears for two days of joint practices on Aug…
    Share Tweet
  • Bears sign three from tryout, including D-II speedster

    Bears sign three from tryout, including D-II speedster

    If you’re going to stand out from the herd in a rookie minicamp tryout, it helps to have one unique quality. The Bears are giving a shot to such a guy, who impressed them with his raw speed. Via Mark Potash of the Chicago Sun-Times, the Bears signed thr…
    Share Tweet
  • Dowell Loggains believes Jay Cutler “definitely could be better…

    Dowell Loggains believes Jay Cutler “definitely could be better” this season

    One of the big questions hanging over the Bears at this time last year had to do with whether quarterback Jay Cutler could show improvement in his 10th NFL season. Cutler provided an affirmative response, helping offensive coordinator Adam Gase land a j…
    Share Tweet
  • John Fox says practice fields are in better shape

    John Fox says practice fields are in better shape

    The headline at the Chicago Sun-Times suggests that Bears coach John Fox has taken issue with criticism of the team’s practice fields from former Bears safety Antrel Rolle. Fox’s comments, however, suggest that Rolle may have been onto something. “[W]e’…
    Share Tweet
  • Bears working to improve practice fields after Antrel Rolle epi…

    Bears working to improve practice fields after Antrel Rolle episode

    ESPN.com May 14
    Bears working to improve practice fields after Antrel Rolle episode
    Share Tweet
  • Bears see some Andre Johnson, Reggie Wayne in Kevin White

    Bears see some Andre Johnson, Reggie Wayne in Kevin White

    Bears receiver Kevin White hasn’t even played a snap in the NFL yet, which means it might be slightly early to compare him to potential Hall of Famers. But that’s exactly what White’s position coach has done. Bears receivers coach Curtis Johnson coached…
    Share Tweet
  • Bears like the look of Malik Jackson’s twin brother

    Bears like the look of Malik Jackson’s twin brother

    Malik Jackson helped the Broncos win Super Bowl 50 in February and then signed a six-year, $90 million contract with the Jaguars in March. His twin brother hasn’t had quite as much success in football. Marquis Jackson, Malik’s identical twin, wasn’t the…
    Share Tweet
  • Bears OC Dowell Loggains: We all wish Alshon Jeffery was here

    Bears OC Dowell Loggains: We all wish Alshon Jeffery was here

    ESPN.com May 13
    Bears OC Dowell Loggains: We all wish Alshon Jeffery was here
    Share Tweet
  • New Bears OC: Cutler and I have 'mutual respect'

    New Bears OC: Cutler and I have 'mutual respect'

    ESPN.com May 13
    New Bears OC: Cutler and I have 'mutual respect'
    Share Tweet
  • Video - Healthy Kevin White shines at Bears' OTA practice 01:45

    Healthy Kevin White shines at Bears' OTA practice

    May 25
    ESPN Bears reporter Jeff Dickerson discusses how Kevin White looked in Chicago's OTA on Wednesday.
  • Video - Leonard Floyd needs to put weight on 00:34

    Leonard Floyd needs to put weight on

    May 16
    Field Yates explains how the Bears hope that top draft pick Leonard Floyd can bulk up in order to go up against NFL offensive lineman, but also maintain his athleticism.
  • Video - The Loggains-Cutler relationship question 01:21

    The Loggains-Cutler relationship question

    May 13
    ESPN's Jeff Dickerson discusses the importance of offensive coordinator Dowell Loggains relationship with quarterback Jay Cutler.
  • Video - Stephen A.: Cutler is lucky Chicago hasn't banned him 01:26

    Stephen A.: Cutler is lucky Chicago hasn't banned him

    May 13
    Stephen A. Smith laughs at the notion that Bears QB Jay Cutler will play with a "Jordan-esque" rage this season because of all the criticism Stephen A. has given him throughout his career.