This is the November 15, 2012 news archive. View today's Bears rumors and news.
The San Francisco 49ers began on-field preparations for Monday night's game against the Chicago Bears without head coach Jim Harbaugh, who underwent surgery at Stanford Hospital for an irregular heartbeat on Thursday, the club announced. "Coach Har…Share TweetLAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher still says he would lie to cover up a concussion.Share Tweet
Dirty Laundry: Protection for non-QBI've saved this season's Dirty Laundry posts for events that genuinely fall into a gray area of officiating or spur significant confusion, and I think we have one that qualifies this week. The second-quarter play that left Chicago Bears quarterback Jay …Share Tweet
Can the Packers make the Super Bowl?The assignment for each NFL blogger was to argue the chances of one divisional team to reach the Super Bowl. That put me in a bit of a predicament, considering the NFC North has two of the top championship contenders in the entire league. The Chicago Be…Share Tweet
Jim Trotter: To receive or to defer? That's the questionCNNSI.com Nov 15, 2012The biggest comeback in Broncos history did not begin with a touchdown. It began with a pre-game coin flip.Share Tweet
Peter King: Week 11 picksCNNSI.com Nov 15, 2012The Chargers are playing for more than their last playoff hopes this week, they're playing for jobs. Can San Diego beat Denver to stay alive in the AFC West? Peter King makes his picks.Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Nov 15, 2012Bears kicker Robbie Gould issued a statement of apology to the grounds crew at Solider Field, but not before suggesting he might leave Chicago on account of the grass. Gould was critical of the conditions during a driving rainstorm that dumped two inche…Share Tweet
Blogger Blitz: What Bears offense is lackingThe Chicago Bears have plenty of good offensive players. Some of their backups are good enough to start for other teams. But through nine games, we haven't been able to answer a simple question about this group. This week's Blogger Blitz explains.Share Tweet
BBAO: Bears specialists scrutinizedWe're Black and Blue All Over: Given the 180-degree turnaround of his sentiments Wednesday, I'm going to guess Chicago Bears place-kicker Robbie Gould got himself in a bit of hot water by criticizing the field conditions at Soldier Field on ESPN 1000. G…Share Tweetsuntimes.com Nov 15, 2012At least one starting quarterback for Monday night is on the fast track for a return. Alex Smith of the San Francisco 49ers was cleared to return to practice Wednesday, although he wore a non-contact jersey. The Bears, meanwhile, didn’t practice and didShare Tweet
Techin' InNov 15ESPN technology expert Katie Linendoll discusses the latest trending sports news in social media and technology.
Level Of Concern With CampbellNov 15Lomas Brown discusses what the Bears need to do in order to help Jason Campbell succeed in their offense.
Schaap Talk: New Idea Of MasculinityNov 15Jeremy Schaap discusses how Bears DB Charles Tillman and Mets P R.A. Dickey have helped show the changing attitude toward machismo.
Countdown Daily Prediction: Bears-49ersNov 15The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Chicago at San Francisco