1. Talent Should Trump Need in Chicago Bears' 2014 Draft Efforts

    Every general manager has his own philosophy when it comes to the draft. Some believe it's right to draft the best talent on the board, while others take a player based on need...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 9 months ago 16,030 reads 89 comments

  2. 5 Realistic Trade Scenarios for the Chicago Bears to Pursue This Offseason

    Trades are rare in the NFL , but the Bears have struck gold before. Brandon Marshall was brought in for two third-round picks, and that has paid off substantially...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 9 months ago 26,887 reads 50 comments

  3. 5 Chicago Bears Bound to Break Out in 2014

    Last year, it was Alshon Jeffery, and the year before, it was Corey Wootton . Every season, there are players who break out and start to make major contributions for the team...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 10 months ago 25,823 reads 77 comments

  4. Setting Odds for the Chicago Bears Signing Their Top 10 Free-Agent Targets

    When the Chicago Bears headed into free agency last year, they knew they needed to fix the offense. The team brass did just that by revamping the offensive line and adding an established tight end...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 10 months ago 17,906 reads 35 comments

  5. Chicago Bears' Bargain Guide to the 2014 Offseason

    The Super Bowl is in our rearview mirror, and we can now turn our complete attention to the offseason. The scouting combine is up first, followed by free agency...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 10 months ago 26,206 reads 81 comments

  6. Chicago Bears: State of Franchise at the Start of the 2014 Offseason

    It's all over. The NFL sees action only once a week, but it's one of the longest seasons in all of sports. The Bears have been done for a while now, but now every team is on common offseason ground...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 10 months ago 15,723 reads 37 comments

  7. Chicago Bears' Top Needs and Fits in the 2014 NFL Draft

    A team like the Chicago Bears who finished 8-8, had a franchise-worst defense and missed the playoffs for the third straight season has some glaring needs. The team will likely turn to the draft to fill most of these needs...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 10 months ago 22,397 reads 92 comments

  8. Chicago Bears' Initial 2014 Round-by-Round Draft Big Board

    The draft season is beginning to heat up. The East-West Shrine Game and Senior Bowl are in the books, and teams are starting to formulate their draft boards. Still ahead is the combine, pro days and free agency...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 10 months ago 23,399 reads 118 comments

  9. 5 Best Free-Agent Acquisitions in Chicago Bears History

    This season, we get the free-agency period before the NFL draft. This gives the Chicago Bears a chance to fill in some holes before deciding on which young players they want to bring into the league...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 10 months ago 14,362 reads 20 comments

  10. The 5 Toughest Decisions the Chicago Bears Will Have to Make This Offseason

    The Chicago Bears have already knocked out some tough decisions. They gave Jay Cutler a long-term deal and decided to stand behind Mel Tucker for at least another season. Still, tough calls remain...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 10 months ago 22,169 reads 96 comments

  11. Chicago Bears 2014 Mock Draft: Who Is the Ideal Pick in Every Round?

    One thing for certain about the NFL draft is it never goes according to plan. Every team has their dream pick in each round but is usually forced to go a different route once the big day comes...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 10 months ago 46,292 reads 188 comments

  12. Five 2014 NFL Draft Prospects Guaranteed to Interest the Chicago Bears

    The NFL draft follows the free-agency season this year. This allows the Chicago Bears to strategically go after their own guys and outside options knowing they can still address needs in the draft in May...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 11 months ago 30,882 reads 124 comments

  13. Chicago Bears Free Agency: Keep, Walk or Tag Options for Every Free Agent

    The Chicago Bears were able to get Jay Cutler and Tim Jennings under contract early, but there is still plenty of work to do. There are 23 remaining players facing unrestricted free agency...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 11 months ago 28,760 reads 125 comments

  14. 5 Big Moves the Chicago Bears Could Make in 2014 NFL Free Agency

    Even with Jay Cutler , Robbie Gould, Tony Fiammetta, Matt Slauson and Tim Jennings back in the fold, the Chicago Bears still have 23 of their own free agents to make a decision on...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 11 months ago 47,756 reads 172 comments

  15. Grading Every Chicago Bears Starter's 2013 Regular Season

    The Chicago Bears were sent on early vacation after a crushing loss to the Green Bay Packers on Sunday. The Bears finished with an 8-8 record in what is considered an underachieving season...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 11 months ago 16,094 reads 81 comments

  16. Packers vs. Bears: Final Game Grades and Analysis for Chicago

    Aaron Rodgers throws a 48-yard touchdown pass to Randall Cobb to eliminate the Chicago Bears from playoff contention...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 11 months ago 9,563 reads 139 comments

  17. Chicago Bears: What You Need to Know Heading into Week 17

    The Bears will likely spend the holiday week trying to regroup after Sunday night's blowout loss against the Eagles . They will now play the Green Bay Packers in the last game of the regular season with the NFC North title on the line...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 11 months ago 5,667 reads 39 comments

  18. Bears vs. Eagles: Final Game Grades and Analysis for Chicago

    The Philadelphia Eagles had their way with the Chicago Bears, who blew a golden opportunity to clinch the NFC North. Chicago gave up 289 rushing yards and four rushing touchdowns in Sunday night's rout...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 11 months ago 9,203 reads 284 comments

  19. Free Agents, Draft Picks Who Could Fill the Chicago Bears' Biggest Needs

    The Chicago Bears are in the middle of a playoff race, but a good general manager is always thinking ahead. The offseason is quickly approaching, and the Bears have some tough decisions to make on both sides of the football...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 12 months ago 18,978 reads 104 comments

  20. Cowboys vs. Bears: Final Game Grades and Analysis for Chicago

    The Chicago Bears scored points on eight straight drives and went on to dominate the Dallas Cowboys on a frigid Monday night at Soldier Field...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 12 months ago 4,071 reads 53 comments

  21. Cowboys vs. Bears: Breaking Down Chicago's Game Plan

    The Chicago Bears will welcome the Dallas Cowboys in a must-win situation on Monday Night Football . Both defenses have struggled this season, so it's likely the Bears will game-plan for a potential shootout...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 12 months ago 3,334 reads 74 comments

  22. Bears vs. Vikings: Final Grades and Analysis for Chicago

    The Chicago Bears blow a 10-point lead in the fourth quarter and lose to the Minnesota Vikings in overtime...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 12 months ago 6,973 reads 134 comments

  23. Has Josh McCown Done Enough to Remain Under Center for Bears in 2014?

    Josh McCown has been a hot topic in Chicago and around the NFL this season. His strong play at quarterback in relief of injured Jay Cutler has kept the Bears in playoff contention...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 12 months ago 2,157 reads 43 comments

  24. Bears vs. Rams: Live Game Grades and Analysis for Chicago

    The Bears fell behind early and got torched on the ground all day Sunday in St. Louis. Benny Cunningham rushed for 109 yards on just 13 carries. Josh McCown threw for over 350 yards and two touchdowns...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 1 year ago 5,713 reads 134 comments

  25. Bears vs. Rams: Breaking Down Chicago's Game Plan

    Coming off a victory against the Baltimore Ravens , the Chicago Bears are back in the hunt for a playoff berth and will travel to St. Louis to face the Rams . A focus on the running game will be the key to a Chicago victory...

    Ross Read Written by Ross Read about 1 year ago 6,647 reads 29 comments