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Tice takes the high road

Tice takes the high road

Mike Tice is unpredictable around cameras and tape recorders and especially reporters armed only with note pads. Most coaches might zig; Tice will zag. He’ll surprise with his blunt honesty and even reveal too much about his own physical challenges. But
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  • Jones-Drew, Cutler reunite after 2011 Twitter incident

    Jones-Drew, Cutler reunite after 2011 Twitter incident

    In early 2011, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler absorbed plenty of criticism after tapping out of the NFC title game with a knee injury.  The naysayers were legitimized by Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew, who openly questioned Cutler’s toughness on
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  • Bears RB Matt Forte likely to play vs. Jaguars

    Bears RB Matt Forte likely to play vs. Jaguars

    suntimes.com Oct 3, 2012
    Running back Matt Forte, who tweaked his ankle injury on the first play from scrimmage Monday against the Cowboys, is expected to play Sunday against the Jaguars in Jacksonville. ‘‘[Forte] didn’t come away with anything other than normal soreness wi
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  • Ex-Bear Sam Hurd to appear in court again on drug case

    Ex-Bear Sam Hurd to appear in court again on drug case

    suntimes.com Oct 3, 2012
    Former Bears wide receiver Sam Hurd, whose young career was brought to a halt by accusations that he tried to buy cocaine and marijuana last season, is scheduled to appear in court Wednesday on new charges.
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  • Video - Week 5 Expectations For The Bears 02:48

    Week 5 Expectations For The Bears

    Oct 3
    ESPN Chicago's Tom Waddle and John Jurkovic take a quick look back at the Bears' win over the Cowboys and discuss their expectations for the Week 5 matchup with the Jaguars.
  • Video - Who Will Win The NFC North? 01:19

    Who Will Win The NFC North?

    Oct 3
    ESPN Chicago's Marc Silverman takes a closer look at the NFC North standings as we head into Week 5.
  • Video - Blogger Blitz: North vs. South 01:28

    Blogger Blitz: North vs. South

    Oct 3
    NFC North blogger Kevin Seifert still has hope for multiple playoff teams in the division due to their easy schedule against the AFC South
  • Video - Countdown Daily AccuScore: CHI-JAC 01:00

    Countdown Daily AccuScore: CHI-JAC

    Oct 3
    Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Bears-Jaguars

Sports Columnists

  • Young defensive backs have made their marks

    Oct 3
    At the 2012 draft, wide receivers were the rage, but it's been the rookie DBs who have made a difference, writes John Clayton