Danny Trevathan

Demaryius Thomas. Aqib Talib. C.J. Anderson. Despite looming QB question, Broncos face many other roster decisions.

Days before he took the field for his 100th consecutive game and 89th consecutive start as a Denver Bronco, Demaryius Thomas sat on the edge of the …

Denver

Bears' future clearer after whirlwind two weeks, but questions remain

The Bears were already in high gear when they sped into their coaching search on New Year’s Day. Technically, firing John Fox was the starting line. But Bears general manager Ryan Pace was focused and well-researched by the time he hit the road to find an offensive-minded coach to pair with his …

Chicago Bears

Emma: With Retention Of Vic Fangio, Bears Ensure Continuity For Budding Defense

<b>Bears defensive coordinator Vic Fangio.</b><i>(Dennis Wierzbicki/USA TODAY Sports)</i><p><b>By Chris Emma–</b><p><b>(670 The Score)</b> To appreciate what Vic Fangio has done …

Vic Fangio

The NFL Turned Ryan Shazier into a Feel-Good Story Before Anyone Had a Chance to Feel Awful About It

After a brutal hit that left the Steelers linebacker in a wheelchair, the league is still keeping his prognosis a mystery. Here, Drew Magary on the bizarre way the league is framing the narrative.<p>No one will say the P word. After Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier suffered a terrifying injury in …

Ryan Shazier

Potential Free Agent Options At Inside Linebacker

With Todd Davis set to become an unrestricted free agent heading in 2018, Denver could bring him back, but what are some options for the team if he …

Denver

Job 1 for new Bears head coach Matt Nagy — convincing Vic Fangio to stay as DC

The Bears’ quick hiring of Chiefs offensive coordinator Matt Nagy as their new head coach came with a dual purpose — to sign Nagy before another team …

Chicago Bears

Chicago Bears End of season evaluation: Nick Kwiatkowski

CHICAGO, IL - AUGUST 31: Nick Kwiatkoski<p>How did Nick Kwiatkowski 2017 play out compared to expectations<p>With the Chicago Bears season now over, it is …

NFL

Mark Potash: Analyzing the Bears' highs, lows and what it means for new coach

Sun-Times Bears beat reporter Mark Potash dissects the 2017 season and how the Bears are positioned moving forward.<p><b>John Fox was done when:</b><p>The Bears …

Chicago Bears

Vic Fangio the first step as Bears start interviews for new coach

As the Bears start their search for John Fox's replacement, their first stop was in-house.<p>General manager Ryan Pace interviewed Vic Fangio for the …

Steve Wilks

John Fox Fired as Bears Head Coach After 3 Seasons, No Winning Records

The Chicago Bears hoped John Fox would be a transformative hire for a franchise looking to make its first playoff appearance since 2010, but the team reportedly decided to part ways with its head coach on Monday after the team went 5-11, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.<p>All told, the Bears went …

Mitchell Trubisky

Bears extend contract of GM Ryan Pace through 2021 despite 14-34 record - CBSSports.com

Pace will also have the final say on the Bears' next head coach after firing John Fox earlier on Monday<p>As the Bears try to recover from a decade of …

Football (U.S.)

Packers WR Davante Adams hopes NFL takes action on 'ugly hits'

CLOSE<p>Aaron Nagler talks the Packers' general manager's move.<p>GREEN BAY - Cleared from concussion protocol, Green Bay Packers receiver Davante Adams …

Davante Adams

2017 Chicago Bears: Week 17 Report Card vs. Minnesota Vikings

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - DECEMBER 31: Mitchell Trubisky<p>With nothing but pride to play for, the <b>Chicago Bears</b> entered Week 17 in attempts to end the 2017 …

NFL

Bears fire John Fox after third consecutive losing season

Back on March 1, when we were still half a year away from the 2017 regular season, John Fox discussed perhaps his biggest selling point as coach of …

Mitchell Trubisky

Saturday one-liners

Patriots TE Rob Gronkowski is workshopping a Bill Belichick impersonation.<p>A win on Sunday would put Bills coach Sean McDermott in rare …

NFL

Under Center Podcast: Should the Bears embark on a Cubs-style rebuild?

Should the Bears rebuild a la their neighbors to the north?<p>With a coaching change likely coming this week, the Bears Postgame Live crew discusses …

Mitchell Trubisky

Todd Davis made the leap from undrafted to starter. Soon he’ll make another leap.

In recent years the Broncos have honored a handful of their own who, on paper, weren’t even supposed to make it. They defied the odds facing them at …

Denver

With Black Monday nearing, examining the Bears' imminent changes

The finish line awaiting the Bears on Sunday in Minneapolis will double as the starting point for the next stage of their rebuilding efforts. The season finale against the Vikings is simply the home stretch of another disappointing run. And when the team’s charter flight lands back in Chicago on …

Chicago Bears

Only concern with Davante Adams' new deal is concussion history

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- If Davante Adams had not already proved his worth to the Green Bay Packers, what he did without Aaron Rodgers solidified it.<p>In …

Davante Adams

Seeing is believing: Six examples of where Bears see growth in Mitch Trubisky

<b>Adam L. Jahns’ “Inside the Huddle” column appears in game-day editions of the Chicago Sun-Times.</b><p>The Bears’ belief in rookie quarterback Mitch …

Chicago Bears

Final Thoughts

The Vikings and Bears will meet in the regular season finale today at U.S. Bank Stadium. There is much on the line for the 12-3 Vikings as they look …

Minnesota Vikings

Sources: Packers' Davante Adams to sign multi-year extension

GREEN BAY, Wis. -- A little more than two weeks after Aaron Rodgers made a plea for the Green Bay Packers to sign Davante Adams, general manager Ted …

Davante Adams

Season ends early for Broncos WRs Emmanuel Sanders and Cody Latimer

The seasons of Broncos receivers Emmanuel Sanders and Cody Latimer have officially come to an end.<p>Along with defensive end Zach Kerr (ankle), the two …

Denver

Huddle up: Danny Trevathan, Bears defense out ‘to end season right’

There’s a game to be played Sunday before the Bears’ expected main event to ring in the New Year.<p>Just ask the Vikings, who can clinch a playoff bye with a victory at U.S. Bank Stadium.<p>The Bears can leave Minneapolis as, at best, a six-win team, so the intrigue for Chicago fans lies mostly in what …

Chicago Bears

Bears’ answers need to ring true for coaching candidates

What one man calls a job interview another calls a debriefing.<p>The Bears likely have lined up their candidates to replace John Fox and maybe even secretly included a couple of unwitting sources of information in the process.<p>That will be the same strategy legitimate candidates will employ before …

Chicago Bears

John Fox reportedly expected to be fired following season finale

It's not a big surprise at this point, but the first report of John Fox's pending firing has surfaced.<p>NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported that Fox is …

Mitchell Trubisky

Vic Fangio's uncertain future leaves questions about repaired Bears defense

Vic Fangio’s last news conference of the season reached its last question Thursday when a media member mentioned how guys with gray hair don’t seem to get head coaching opportunities anymore.<p>“Especially if they’re not coaching offense,” Fangio quipped, his own strands of gray spilling out from his …

Chicago Bears

Prediction: Will Mitchell Trubisky end his 2017 season on a high note?

Mitchell Trubisky’s first four starts in the NFL came against a run of top-level, playoff-caliber defenses, beginning with the Minnesota Vikings on …

Mitchell Trubisky

Nick Kwiatkoski is playing like he could be an important piece for the Bears’ future

As the Bears’ attention turns to 2018, there are plenty of players on this team who will play key roles next year, no matter who’s coaching this …

Vic Fangio

Progress? John Fox argues it's there, even if the Bears' record doesn't show it

The operative word for 2017, as Bears chairman George McCaskey explained in March, was “progress.” There wasn't a set win total John Fox had to reach …

Vic Fangio