1. Creating the Chicago Bears' Free-Agency Fallback Plan

    Beginning this past Saturday, March 8, at noon ET, NFL teams were able to begin negotiations with agents of unrestricted free agents prior to the official start of free agency on Tuesday, March 11, at 4 p...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 6 months ago 11,947 reads 27 comments

  2. Chicago Bears Final Free-Agency Outlook and Predictions

    All teams in the NFL wish that they could completely build their roster through the NFL draft and rely on their homegrown talent, often getting them at a cheaper price for the long term...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 6 months ago 29,113 reads 54 comments

  3. 2014 NFL Draft: Pro Days with Major Draft Implications

    While a lot of the focus during the NFL offseason focuses on the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis ahead of the draft in May, many players have to rely on strong pro-day performances to help bolster their stock...

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  4. Breaking Down Bears' Salary-Cap Situation Heading into Free Agency

    This offseason, the Chicago Bears wasted little time re-signing key veterans to long-term deals. Shortly after the end of the 2013 season, the team announced the re-signings of Jay Cutler , Tim Jennings and Matt Slauson ...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 6 months ago 12,657 reads 32 comments

  5. Updating the Chicago Bears' 1st-Round Big Board Post Combine

    Even before the NFL season ends, teams around the league start compiling their "big board" for the NFL draft...

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  6. Chicago Bears: Latest Combine News and Rumors

    All of the NFL has been focused on the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis this past weekend and through this Tuesday, as representatives from each and every team are on hand to focus on the prospects for the upcoming draft...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 6 months ago 24,806 reads 97 comments

  7. 2014 Chicago Bears Offseason: Expect the Unexpected from GM Phil Emery

    After 11 seasons as the Chicago Bears ' general manager, Jerry Angelo was fired in January of 2012 and subsequently replaced by Phil Emery...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 7 months ago 12,027 reads 57 comments

  8. Chicago Bears Combine Preview: Top Targets, Sleepers and Prospects to Watch

    During a short four-day stretch in February, college football's most elite athletes get an opportunity to put their talents on display for all 32 NFL teams...

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  9. Why the Chicago Bears Absolutely Must Re-Sign Charles Tillman

    Throughout most of the Chicago Bears ' existence, they have been known for their defense. While they have been blessed with the offensive talents of guys like Gale Sayers and ...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 7 months ago 9,546 reads 34 comments

  10. 2014 NFL Draft Prospects Who Could Be Instant Starters for the Chicago Bears

    Each and every year, teams in the NFL put hours upon hours into scouting various players all around college football. The ultimate goal is to draft and develop players who can start from day one and be contributors in their rookie seasons...

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  11. Complete 2014 Chicago Bears Offseason Preview and Predictions

    As soon as the regular season ended for the Chicago Bears after their Week 17 loss to the Green Bay Packers , Phil Emery and his staff were already in offseason mode...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 7 months ago 17,276 reads 76 comments

  12. Chicago Bears 2014 Mock Draft with Player Scouting Profiles

    Now that Super Bowl XLVIII is over and the Seattle Seahawks have been crowned champions after their 43-8 win over the Denver Broncos , all teams in the NFL will be working in overdrive leading up to and through free agency and the NFL draft...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 7 months ago 21,306 reads 59 comments

  13. 5 Mistakes the Bears Can't Afford to Make This Offseason

    Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery has had his up and down moments in his two-plus seasons in charge...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 7 months ago 5,229 reads 13 comments

  14. 6 Late-Round Sleepers Who Would Be Perfect for the Chicago Bears

    In the weeks leading up to the NFL draft, much of the talk is focused on what direction a team will go with its first-round pick and what each team's greatest needs are...

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  15. Ranking Chicago Bears' Top 5 Draft Needs

    2013 was an up-and-down year for the Chicago Bears . The team started out of the gate quickly with three wins, struggled with losing key players but still found themselves with an opportunity to win the division during the final week of the season...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 7 months ago 17,853 reads 38 comments

  16. Chicago Bears: A Position-by-Position Primer to Free Agency

    After already spending money to re-sign Jay Cutler , Robbie Gould, Matt Slauson and Tim Jennings, the Bears will need to be creative in trying to free up some money this offseason to spend in free agency...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 8 months ago 13,838 reads 84 comments

  17. Where These 5 Chicago Bears Stars Must Improve in 2014-15

    2013 had its fair share of ups-and-downs for the Chicago Bears . The season began with a 3-0 start before the team was decimated by injuries and the team sputtered during the middle ...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 8 months ago 13,984 reads 65 comments

  18. How Chicago Bears Can Get the Most Out of Shea McClellin in 2014-15

    It's no secret that the downfall of the 2013 Chicago Bears was their defense. They ranked 30th in total defense, allowing an average of 394.6 yards per game...

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  19. 5 Best Options for the Chicago Bears to Bolster the Defensve Line This Offseason

    The 2013 season for the Chicago Bears defense was a disappointment compared to the success it had enjoyed in recent seasons. The Bears were dead last against the run in 2013 and finished 30th in total yards...

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  20. Chicago Bears 2014 Mock Draft: Round-by-Round Best-Case Scenario

    The Chicago Bears struggled at the end of the season, finishing with an 8-8 record and missing out on the playoffs, despite two chances to lock up the division in the final two weeks...

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  21. Packers vs. Bears: Takeaways from Chicago's 33-28 Loss to Green Bay

    The NFC North division crown and a trip to the playoffs were laid out before them, but the Chicago Bears could not capitalize and lost to the Green Bay Packers by a score of 33-28 on Sunday afternoon...

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  22. Chicago Bears 2014 Draft: Who Should Be on Chicago's Draft Radar

    The season is not over yet for the Chicago Bears , but that does not mean that general manager Phil Emery and his staff have not taken a look ahead at the 2014 NFL draft class. Emery's first draft in 2012 has been met with mixed results...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 8 months ago 20,230 reads 76 comments

  23. Bears vs. Eagles: Takeaways from Chicago's 54-11 Loss to Philadelphia

    Losses by both the Detroit Lions and the Green Bay Packers Sunday afternoon put the Chicago Bears' playoff chances squarely in their own hands, needing a victory on Sunday Night Football to shore up the NFC North crown...

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  24. Bears vs. Eagles: Breaking Down Chicago's Game Plan

    The Chicago Bears improved to 8-6 on the season after their 38-31 victory over the Cleveland Browns this past Sunday afternoon...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 9 months ago 5,462 reads 28 comments

  25. Bears vs. Browns: Takeaways from Chicago's 38-31 Victory over Cleveland

    Coming off a victory against the Dallas Cowboys, the Chicago Bears benched backup quarterback and NFC Offensive Player of the Week Josh McCown on Sunday for the return of starter Jay Cutler...

    Matt Eurich Written by Matt Eurich about 9 months ago 6,708 reads 71 comments