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Josh McCown is the man, folks. As Jay Cutler hobbled off the turf inside the Walter Payton Dome on Thursday, sporting a snappy orange jersey, orange workout shorts and a charcoal-gray cast on his left ankle and calf, you knew what was up. The 34-year-ol…Share Tweet
Teammates have faith in new right corner Zack BowmanZack Bowman knows about changing environments. He was born in South Carolina, and went to high school in icy Alaska, junior college in parched New Mexico and college in pancake-flat Nebraska. His professional career has echoed change — not in location, …Share TweetBears quarterback Jay Cutler was ruled out for Sunday against the Baltimore Ravens a few days ago, but he is now wearing a hard cast on his left foot because of his high ankle sprain.Share TweetIs it just me folks, or is it time for Brandon Marshall to zip it? With all the challenges and problems these Bears are dealing with, wouldn’t they be better off with almost anybody else making himself the face, and voice, of the locker room than Marsha…Share TweetChicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose did not practice Thursday afternoon because of a right hamstring injury and is a game-time decision for Friday night's contest against the Toronto Raptors.Share Tweet
Ballplayer's Daughter Just Wants To Hear Her Late Father's Voicedeadspin.com Nov 14, 2013Verlon "Rube" Walker was a career minor leaguer and a longtime Cubs coach before passing away from leukemia in 1971. His daughter Leigh Ann, who was just three years old when he died, has spent years searching for one thing: a recording of her…Share TweetADAM JAHNS: Coordinator Mel Tucker has found himself in the crosshairs for the Bears’ defensive struggles this season. Now, more than halfway into the season, the Bears rank 26th in total defense, 31st in rushing defense and 23rd in passing defense.Share Tweet
Baylor could be bracing for a Redskins rush on Art Brilesprofootballtalk.com Nov 14, 2013The news that Baylor coach Art Briles has signed yet another contract extension, extending his deal to 10 years, has prompted warranted speculation that the Bears are guarding against an eventual attempt by the University of Texas to pilfer him. We’ve g…Share TweetCNNSI.com Nov 14, 2013Denver-Kansas City isn't the only marquee matchup this weekend. Picking all the Week 11 games.Share TweetThat there's Derrick Rose, modeling the special sleeved jersey he and the rest of the Chicago Bulls will wear on Christmas Day as part of the NBA's annual Christmas mega-holiday hoopstravaganza. Every player on each of the 10 teams participating in the …Share TweetLAKE FOREST, Ill. -- If the playoffs started today, the Chicago Bears and the Baltimore Ravens would be out. There are still seven games left in the season, but none of them can be squandered, so this matchup Sunday will see both teams fighting to get i…Share TweetLAKE FOREST, Ill. -- Brandon Marshall anticipated “a problem” for Chicago in 2013 if he finished with 118 catches like he did last season. On pace to bring in just 12 fewer grabs this year, what Marshall notices now with the emergence of Alshon Jeffery …Share Tweet
Inside the Huddle with John ClaytonNov 14NFL Week 10 performed in four-part harmony by John Clayton. Topics: Peyton Manning in the shotgun, Mike Wallace not going deep, Charles Tillman loss hurts Bears' offense too, big ticket receivers not earning their raises from the off-season contracts
Preview: Baltimore Ravens vs. Chicago BearsNov 14NFL Films previews the Week 11 matchup between the Baltimore Ravens and the Chicago Bears.
Countdown Daily Prediction: BAL-CHINov 14The NFL Live crew make their picks for Baltimore at Chicago.