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Bears’ GM Phil Emery nears second stage of interviews
suntimes.com Updated Jan 11, 2013
After fulfilling his promise to interview a “wide variety of candidates,” Bears general manager Phil Emery appears to be inching closer to taking the next step in hiring the franchise’s 14th head coach. Emery is scheduled to interview five candidateShare Tweet
CHICAGO (AP) -- Longtime NFL assistant and current CFL coach Marc Trestman denies a rumor that the Chicago Bears are set to hire him.Share Tweet
Bears coaching search speeds toward final phasesuntimes.com Jan 11, 2013SEAN JENSEN: The Bears extensive search for a head coach will continue into the weekend but could be nearing the end of the initial phase. Bears general manager Phil Emery is scheduled to interview five candidates by Sunday, and it’s believed he’ll quShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 11, 2013While we’re not sure whether he has a window or aisle seat, former Bears coach Lovie Smith is apparently on his way to interview with the Chargers. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that Smith is at an O’Hare Airport gate, about to board a planeShare Tweet
Wrapping Up 2012Jan 11Bears LB Lance Briggs talks about the disappointment of not making the playoffs, finding out Lovie Smith was fired, and how the defense will be affected by a new head coach.
Bears Still Searching For Head CoachJan 11Ed Werder discusses the Bears' ongoing search for a head coach.