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profootballtalk.com Updated Sep 28, 2013
The Bears reportedly will have cornerback Charles Tillman for Sunday’s key NFC North matchup at Detroit. According to Stacey Dales of NFL Network, Tillman, who’s listed as questionable on the injury report with knee and groin ailments, will play against…Upvote Share Tweet
ESPN.com Updated Sep 28, 2013ALLEN PARK, Mich. -- The season of streaks continues Sunday. The Chicago Bears have won nine of their past 10 games against the Detroit Lions, and 13 of their past 16. In other words, there is another long streak going on. Not as long as the 0-for-forev…Upvote Share Tweet
Bears’ unusual punt formation gives opponents something to studyThe formation is goofy, and the snap is short. The Bears’ punt formation looks unlike any other. Here’s how and why: The formation The Bears run an offset punt, meaning the line has three blockers to one side of the snapper and one to the other. Special…Upvote Share Tweet
Bears staff, players have kept distractions to minimumAsked if he had warned rookie guard Kyle Long about Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh this week, Bears offensive coordinator Aaron Kromer was almost defiant. ‘‘We don’t go by reputation; we go by tape,’’ Kromer said. So does the tape show the reputat…Upvote Share TweetJay Cutler’s hands are whacked in every practice. He drops back — whack. A few more times — whack, whack, whack. On and on it goes until quarterbacks coach Matt Cavanaugh puts down his padded bat and moves on to the next drill. ‘‘The most important thin…Upvote Share Tweet
Four downs with Ditka1. Marc Trestman seemingly has been able to get out of Jay Cutler in a few months what several coaches before him have not over several seasons. What’s the difference here? Well, Marc is a great teacher. What he’s done is teach Jay the things that will …Upvote Share Tweet
Detroit Lions and Chicago Bears, oh mySep 28For NFC North supremacy after Week 4, who wins the battle in the trenches between the Detroit Lions' defensive line and the Chicago Bears' offensive line?
Brandon Marshall ConversationSep 28Bears WR Brandon Marshall sits down with Hall of Famer Mike Ditka to talk about becoming a legend in Chicago, respecting the game of football and the change in culture Marc Trestman has brought to the organization.
NFL endangered species - fullbacks, pocket QBs, hard-hitting safeties, kic…Sep 28Hot Read: As the NFL evolves, these roles could disappear