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There are benefits to the Bears playing in the 2018 Hall of Fame Game

The Chicago Bears 2018 season was impacted on Tuesday by Brian Urlacher's recent acceptance into the Pro Football Hall of Fame as the team learned that they would be participating in the 2018 Hall of Fame Game. The Bears will take on the Baltimore Ravens on Thursday August 2nd in Canton, Ohio to kick off the Hall of Fame weekend ceremonies and unofficially kickoff the 2018 NFL season. Being named to the gam ...

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Brian Urlacher’s Hall of Fame career was defined by consistency

Chicago Bears legend Brian Urlacher was voted into the NFL Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility on Saturday night. Urlacher will join fellow Bears defensive players such as Dick Butkus, Richard Dent, Mike Singletary, and Dan Hampton in Canton. Named to eight Pro-Bowl teams and four All-Pro teams, Urlacher's career was built on a high level of athletic ability and a renown football intellect. He bec ...

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Alex Smith trade outcome demonstrates Matt Nagy’s coaching impact

The 2018 NFL season came early during Super Bowl week as the Kansas City Chiefs have agreed to trade Pro-Bowl quarterback Alex Smith to the Washington Redskins in return for a 2018 second round draft pick, a third-round draft pick, and cornerback Kendall Fuller. The Redskins then signed Smith to a four year $94 million dollar contract extension all but ending current starting quarterback Kirk Cousins' time ...

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Mark Helfrich and Harry Hiestand College experience can be a major asset come NFL Draft time

The Chicago Bears and new head coach Matt Nagy have been busy the last week putting together a new coaching staff. Nagy's hires have been praised by many around the league including the hiring of Harry Hiestand as offensive line coach and Mark Helfrich as offensive coordinator. Both come from recent college football coaching positions and their college experience could be highly valuable when it comes to th ...

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Chicago Bears can learn from history by retaining Vic Fangio

With the hiring of Matt Nagy as the team's new head coach, the focus has now shifted to filling out the rest of the coaching staff for the Chicago Bears. The biggest name the team wishes to retain is defensive coordinator Vic Fangio who has coached the defense the last three seasons. It was just five years ago that the Bears found themselves in a very similar situation which resulted in a very harsh outcome ...

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Andy Reid’s successful coaching tree bolds well for Matt Nagy

The Chicago Bears introduced Matt Nagy Tuesday afternoon making him the 16th head coach in team history. Nagy comes from Kansas City where he was the quarterbacks coach and offensive coordinator for the Chiefs from 2013 thru this past season. He coach under Andy Reid who has been a prominent head coach since 1999 for the Philadelphia Eagles and Chiefs. Over that time many assistant coaches have gone on to h ...

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Matt Nagy’s playcalling and coaching earned him the job

The Chicago Bears made shocking news on Monday as they hired Kansas City Chiefs offensive coordinator Matt Nagy as their new head coach. The move comes after a swift weeklong search that involved six interviewed candidates with Nagy being the last. Nagy has worked as an offensive coach his entire career for Andy Reid, and it was the Chiefs offensive output in their last five games that made Nagy an attracti ...

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Pete Carmichael Jr.’s sustained success worth noting

The Chicago Bears search for a new head coach officially began on Wednesday as the team began conducting interviews to fill their vacancy. The team is believed to be targeting an offensive coach to mentor quarterback Mitchell Trubisky. One of the candidates is current New Orleans Saints offensive coordinator Pete Carmichael Jr. Many believe the Bears are interested in him due to general manager Ryan Pace's ...

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Chicago Bears fire John Fox

The year 2018 is off to a big start for the Chicago Bears. On Monday, the franchise decided to move on from head coach John Fox, firing him after three seasons. The report came out Monday AM that the organization has made its decision but it was one almost everyone saw coming. NFL Insider Ian Rapoport was the first to report it: https://twitter.com/RapSheet/status/947826832782643200 Rapoport also went on to ...

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NFL Black Monday: Coaching candidates for the Chicago Bears

The Chicago Bears officially announced the firing of Head Coach John Fox on Monday morning after three seasons with the organization. After a disappointing 5-11 season, Bears brass had didn't like the direction the franchise was going with Fox at the helm. Thus begins the search for a new head coach who will become the 16th in the franchise's storied history. The Bears can begin interviewing candidates toda ...

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