Mitch Trubisky

Jim Harbaugh's biggest problem? He needs his J.T. Barrett - and he may have him

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Urban Meyer told his J.T. Barrett recruiting story again this week, something a coach loves to do when he has a quarterback like …

College & University

Fantasy: Week 12 Rankings (Updated)

Rk<p>Player<p>Team<p>Opp<p>1<p>Tom Brady<p>NE<p>vs MIA<p>2<p>Russell Wilson<p>SEA<p>@ SF<p>3<p>Alex Smith<p>KC<p>vs BUF<p>4<p>Kirk Cousins<p>WAS<p>vs NYG<p>5<p>Carson Wentz<p>PHI<p>vs CHI<p>6<p>Cam Newton<p>CAR<p>@ NYJ<p>7<p>Ben …

DeShone Kizer

Carson Wentz's giant leap in Year 2 sets a path for Mitch Trubisky

When Carson Wentz beat the Bears in Week 2 last season, he was in the midst of a fantastic start to his NFL career.<p>Despite not being named the …

Carson Wentz

Bears celebrating Mitch Trubisky's 'small victories' in absence of wins

Mitch Trubisky trotted off the field last Sunday with the outcome no longer in his control. He had thrown and scrambled and persevered to try to lift the Bears over the Lions. But with 8 seconds remaining, the team’s fate depended on one swing of the kicker’s leg<p>A member of the equipment staff …

Alshon Jeffery

Can Vic Fangio fix the holes that are emerging in the Bears' defense?

It was a quick stop-and-go move that represented the skid that the Bears’ defense is currently in.<p>Lions receiver Marvin Jones beat Bears cornerback …

Danny Trevathan

Bears' Trubisky took great strides in loss to Lions

The scoreboard didn't reflect it, but the Bears' 27-24 loss to the Lions last Sunday represented a giant step in the development of rookie …

Chicago Bears

Why the Dolphins have a shot in New England in Week 12. Well, OK, half a shot?

<b>NFL WEEK 12</b><p><b>GREG COTE’S NFL PICKS OF THE WEEK</b><p><b>DOLPHINS THIS WEEK</b><p><b>DOLPHINS (4-6) at PATRIOTS (8-2)</b><p><b>LINE</b>: NE by 16 1/2.<p><b>COTE’S PICK</b>: NE 31-17.<p><b>TV</b>: 1 p.m., …

Alvin Kamara

Under Center Podcast: Can Mitch Trubisky follow Carson Wentz’s path to stardom?

JJ Stankevitz and John “Moon” Mullin are joined by NBC Sports Philadelphia Eagles reporter Dave Zangaro to offer an encouraging connection between …

Carson Wentz

Eagles-Bears scouting report | Paul Domowitch

One thing the Eagles can count on Sunday is that the Bears are going to run the ball a lot. They are second in the league in run-play percentage.

Philadelphia

Detroit Lions claim a seven-time Pro Bowl pass rusher

SEATTLE, WA - OCTOBER 29: Defensive end Dwight Freeney<p>The Detroit Lions added a seven-time Pro Bowler at defensive end in order to bulk up their …

NFL

Eagles WR Alshon Jeffery is settling in just fine with his new team

Nov 22,2017<p>Alshon Jeffery seems to have found a new home in Philadelphia. He gambled on the Eagles by turning down opportunities to sign with other teams for more money because he believed he and the team could do special things.<p>It didn’t take long for the special things to occur as the Eagles hold …

Alshon Jeffery

Chicago Bears: Bold Trade Ideas For 2018 Off-Season

SEATTLE, WA – NOVEMBER 20: Wide receiver Tyler Lockett<p>The Chicago Bears remain at somewhat of a crossroads. It’s clear their roster has improved over …

NFL

Fantasy Football: Who to Start in N.F.L. Week 12

On the surface, Thanksgiving and fantasy football don’t really work well together.<p>By the time Week 12 rolls around, all the excitement from the summer fantasy drafts has long settled, and you’re left trying to decide which mediocre running back to start because the ones you deftly drafted, David …

Sports

Week 12 fantasy options most helped and hurt by the blitz

There were 17 blitz touchdowns in Week 11, the most since Week 6, and several could foreshadow the next generation of security blanket tight ends. …

Football (U.S.)

If Mitch Trubisky ruins the Bears' draft position, that's a good thing

If the NFL draft were this weekend, the Bears would have the sixth overall selection. The best receiver could be there for the taking.<p>Or the best …

Cam Meredith talks turkey, Bears, injury and Mitch Trubisky

Bears receiver <b>Cam Meredith</b> took a handoff and rushed by teammates <b>Tanner Gentry</b> and <b>Jordan Howard</b>.<p>Meredith, however, wasn’t carrying a football. He was carrying plates of food.<p>He, Howard, Gentry and former Bears <b>Kelvin Hayden</b> and <b>Otis Wilson</b> served Thanksgiving dinners to children Wednesday night at …

Johnny Manziel

Alshon Jeffery fell into Eagles' lap, now maybe they ride his Super Bowl prediction

In terms of misguided predictions, Bears wide receivers have had some recent doozies.<p>Before the start of the 2014 season, Brandon Marshall predicted Jay Cutler was headed for an MVP year. The front office and coaching staff were blown out at the end of that year and two months after that the Bears …

Alshon Jeffery

Halas Intrigue: How Mitch Trubisky can follow Carson Wentz's path

In the latest Halas Intrigue, Patrick Finley compares Bears quarterback Mitch Trubisky’s path to that of another No. 2 overall pick, the Eagles’ …

Carson Wentz

Kyle Long means more to the Bears than you think

Ask most any NFL coach, and they’ll tell you that “injuries are part of the game,” “next man up” and all the other coachspeak.<p>But there are …

Bears miss Alshon Jeffery's production, but 'business is business'

Bears general manager Ryan Pace was surprisingly matter-of-fact about losing wide receiver Alshon Jeffery in free agency.<p>“I wouldn’t say I was …

Alshon Jeffery

QB Mike Glennon leading after Bears demotion: 'I have a job to do'

The sun had set when Mike Glennon walked into Dowell Loggains’ office this week.<p>“How you doing, bud?” Loggains said.<p>Glennon said, cheerfully, that he …

Mike Glennon

Predicting studs and duds for NFL Week 12

NFL Week 12 delivers 16 sets of games now that each team has had its bye. Playoffs are in the cards for some franchises, which have already left …

NFL

Brian Urlacher named semifinalist for Hall of Fame

In his first year as an eligible candidate, Brian Urlacher was named as one of the 27 semifinalists for the Pro Football Hall of Fame.<p>The …

Tarik Cohen

What meaning remains in another wayward Bears season?

Connor Barth’s field goal sailed wide right in the final seconds Sunday. Like super wide right.<p>And with that the last-place Bears were left in a redundant stupor. A 27-24 home loss to the Lions was the team’s third straight defeat, marking the seventh time since the start of 2015 that the team has …

Tarik Cohen

NFL Power Rankings: One team stands out in a mess of an AFC wild-card race

Shutdown Corner<p>We’re going to get some weird AFC wild-card teams for the first week of the playoffs.<p>The craziest part of the Buffalo Bills’ weird …

D'Onta Foreman

Top Fantasy Waiver Wire Pickups For NFL Week 12

<i>By Matt Citak</i>Thanksgiving is here, which means the fantasy football season is nearing its end. With only two weeks left before fantasy playoffs begin …

Nathan Peterman

NFL Week 11: Teams to Beat have Finally Emerged

The 2017 NFL playoff forecast became much clearer after the slate of games in Week 11.<p>It looks like the New England Patriots and Pittsburgh Steelers …

NFL

2018 NFL Draft: Top three draft needs for the Chicago Bears

At which positions do the Chicago Bears most need to upgrade in the 2018 NFL Draft?<p>At this point, Chicago Bears fans can basically look forward to …

Sports

NC State quarterback Ryan Finley has an NFL decision. Should he stay or should he go?

N.C. State quarterback Ryan Finley prefers to keep a low profile.<p>He’d rather avoid the spotlight, and the media, but he doesn’t live under a rock.<p>The …

College Football

Fantasy football waiver wire for Week 12: Cooper Kupp runneth over?

Cooper Kupp