Chicago Bears News and Rumors
Mike Groh interviews for Eagles wide receivers coaching jobprofootballtalk.com Updated 10 hours agoThe Eagles interviewed Mike Groh for their vacant wide receivers coaching job on Monday, ESPN’s Adam Caplan reported. Groh was the wide receivers coach for the Bears from 2013-15 and spent last season as the wide receivers coach and passing game coordin…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 11 hours agoThe Broncos interviewed Bears assistant special teams coach Richard Hightower for the team’s special teams coach position on Monday, Mike Klis of News9 in Denver reported. Klis reported that Greg McMahon, former Saints special teams coach, will intervie…Share Tweet
Bears expected to hire Jeremiah Washburn as offensive line coachprofootballtalk.com 12 hours agoJeremiah Washburn spent seven years coaching offensive linemen with the Lions and it appears he’s headed back to the NFC North after spending last season in Miami. Alex Marvez of Sporting News reports that the Bears will hire Washburn as their offensive…Share Tweet
What Can The Bears Do In The Off-Season To Improve For Next Year?bearsgab.com Jan 13 (4 days ago)It been a pretty dismal season for the Chicago Bears, containing a record of 3-13 has forced general manager Ryan Pace to play some of his rookie stars which unfortunately hasn’t bolded well for the head coach. An injury-ravaged roster, combined with an…Share Tweet
Jordan Howard will replace David Johnson in the Pro Bowlprofootballtalk.com Jan 11 (6 days ago)Jordan Howard finished second in the league in rushing yards this season, but the Bears running back did not join Ezekiel Elliott as rookie members of the NFC backfield on the initial Pro Bowl roster. Howard will need to brush up on his dodgeball skills…Share Tweet
Bears sign Rueben Randleprofootballtalk.com Jan 10 (7 days ago)The offseason brings expanded rosters for teams around the NFL and expanded chances for players trying to revitalize stalled careers. Wide receiver Rueben Randle is one such player and he’ll get an opportunity in Chicago this offseason. The Bears announ…Share Tweet
The 2016 Chicago Bears Postseason Awardsbearsgab.com Jan 9By Bryan Dietzler The 2016 NFL season has ended and to fans of the Chicago Bears, it has been one of the most painful in recent memory. There is no way that Bears fans want to go through another season like that. It was simply horrible. But through all …Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 9The news that North Carolina QB Mitch Trubisky was leaving school early to enter the 2017 NFL draft was not stunning, even amid reports that he was weighing his options very carefully and strongly considering a return. After all, it’s very difficult to …Share Tweet
Jets hire former Bears assistant Clint Hurttprofootballtalk.com Jan 7The Jets have begun filling in the blanks after making some significant if not wholesale changes on their defensive staff. According to Alex Marvez of the Sporting News, the Jets are giving a two-year deal to Bears assistant Clint Hurtt to be their new …Share Tweet
Chicago Bears Team MVP: Jordan Howardbearsgab.com Jan 7By Bryan Dietzler The 2016 season has come to an end for the Bears and there are probably many of us who are happy it’s over. 3-13 is a miserable record and the Bears found little success in much of anything this season. You can blame injuries for a bul…Share Tweet
Jordan Howard named final offensive rookie of the month for 2016profootballtalk.com Jan 5Ezekiel Elliott of the Cowboys was the highest-profile rookie running back this season, but he wasn’t the only one to make a major impact. Bears fifth-rounder Jordan Howard wound up with 1,313 rushing yards over the course of the season, which left him …Share TweetESPN.com Jan 5Bears GM: Kevin White still elite after multiple leg surgeriesShare Tweet
Bears chairman willing to be patient with coach and G.M.profootballtalk.com Jan 5For all the talk about potential coaching shakeups in Chicago, the changes so far have been subtle at best. But even though Bears chairman George McCaskey pledged confidence and patience in coach John Fox and General Manager Ryan Pace, the reality that …Share Tweet
Ryan Pace: Big decision to make on Alshon JefferyAfter the Bears lost to the Vikings in Week 17 to drop their record to 3-13 on the season, wide receiver Alshon Jeffery showed some unexpected confidence about what’s next for the team. Jeffery said he would “guarantee you we’re going to win the Super B…Share TweetBefore the Bears can trade Jay Cutler, he has to be healthy. So surprise of surprises, the Bears say he’s ahead of schedule in his recovery from right shoulder surgery. “The one thing about Jay is, as far as his rehab from injuries he’s almost a freak i…Share Tweet
Report: Bears part ways with two assistantsThe Bears opted against making a change involving head coach John Fox after a 3-13 season, but they are making changes to his staff. Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune reports that the team has fired offensive line coach Dave Magazu and assistant defensi…Share Tweet
Bears' Leonard Floyd: Better technique will limit concussionsESPN.com Jan 4Bears' Leonard Floyd: Better technique will limit concussionsShare Tweet
Bears lose assistant coach to college ranksThe idea there could be changes to the Bears coaching staff isn’t a revolutionary one, since they went 3-13 this season. But the first one might not be the one we expected. According to Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune, Bears running backs coach Stan D…Share Tweet
Eight teams can be forced to appear on Hard Knocks in 2017Fans of the Ravens, Browns, Titans, Colts, Eagles, Bears, Buccaneers or Saints may get an up-close view of their training camp this summer. Those are the eight NFL teams that can be forced to appear on Hard Knocks this year if no other team volunteers. …Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 3The Browns have the first overall pick in this year’s draft, they have three others in the first two rounds and should be in the neighborhood of the 14 picks they made in 2016 once compensatory selections are doled out. They’ll be able to use Senior Bow…Share Tweetbearsgab.com Jan 3By Bryan Dietzler The final game of the 2016 NFL season just happened to land on the first day of 2017. You would have thought that the Bears would have wanted to start the new year off right. Chicago came into their final game with a record of 3-12 and…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 1The Vikings started 5-0. Then they lost eight of 10 games. And then they scored a blowout victory in a meaningless finale to finish the year at 8-8. Minnesota blasted the Bears, 38-10, in the last game of the 2016 season. The victory included quarterbac…Share Tweet
Jordan Howard breaks Bears' all-time rookie rushing markESPN.com Jan 1Jordan Howard breaks Bears' all-time rookie rushing markShare Tweetyahoo.com Jan 1Don’t you dare call this a meaningless game between the Chicago Bears and Minnesota Vikings. High above the field in US Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, a man was hanging out in the rafters from a banner that appears to protest a pipeline in North Dakota. O…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 1The Bears have never lost 13 games in a 16-game season. They’re about to. The Vikings lead Chicago 17-0 in a meaningless regular-season finale for the third-place and fourth-place teams in the NFC North. Sam Bradford has been stellar in what could be hi…Share Tweet
Serious QB needs at the top of the NFL draftJan 11The 2017 NFL draft does not look like a promising place to find a franchise quarterback. That doesn't bode well for the Browns, 49ers or Bears, each of whom finds themselves at the top of the draft in dire need of a quarterback.
Stephen A.: Bears should be ashamed if they retain CutlerJan 5Stephen A. Smith slams Bears WR Alshon Jeffery's remarks guaranteeing a Bears Super Bowl victory with QB Jay Cutler under center, which leads Stephen A. to calling Cutler "a joke" and can't believe anyone would believe Jeffery's comments.
Wilbon doesn't trust Bears to do anything rightJan 5Michael Wilbon reacts to Alshon Jeffery's Super Bowl guarantee by saying he doesn't trust the organization with anything and he would be stunned if the team made the playoffs next season.
Vikings poised to rectify defensive struggles against BearsDec 29Mark Schlereth and Antonio Pierce having the Vikings rallying for a final win of the season over the Bears after dealing with defensive issues against the Packers.