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Flashback Friday: Dennis Green’s rant about the Chicago Bears after improbable victory

First things first: condolences to the family of the late Dennis Green. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this challenging time and may he rest in peace. Green was the head coach for the Minnesota Vikings and the Arizona Cardinals. As head coach for the Vikings, he advocated for Randy Moss, who was falling during the 1998 NFL Draft. This was despite having one of the best wide receivers in the nation ...

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Chicago Bears: Appreciating Peanut Tillman’s one-of-a-kind career

As Charles Tillman officially retires as a member of the Chicago Bears today, he does so as arguably the greatest defensive back ever to put on a Bears uniform and certainly the best in recent memory. But in addition to appreciating Tillman’s status as an all-time great Bears player, let’s also take a second to marvel at just how singular his career was, even when compared with some of the elite defensive p ...

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Charles Tillman to retire a Chicago Bear

Charles "Peanut" Tillman will live on forever as a member of the Chicago Bears as he signs a 1-day contract today, only to retire officially. Tillman spent 12 of his 13 years in the NFL as a member of the Monsters of the Midway with the only other year spent last season as a member of the Carolina Panthers. In 2003, the Bears drafted him in the second round out of Louisiana-Lafayaette. Tillman went on to be ...

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Chicago Bears: Top 5 Charles Tillman highlights

After 13 memorable seasons in the NFL, Charles Tillman is finally hanging up his cleats for good. And he did it in the most fitting way possible... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8K_LyWja5o The former second-round pick out of Louisiana-Lafayette affectionately known as “Peanut” spent 12 years of his career with the Chicago Bears, carving out a niche as an underrated cover corner and one of the greatest ta ...

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Chicago Bears place Charles Tillman on IR

We may have seen the last of Charles Tillman as a Chicago Bear. A source close to the team says the Bears will place Tillman on injured reserve after he suffered a triceps injury in last nights win against the San Francisco 49ers. Tillman suffered a season-ending triceps injury last year as well. The Bears can't place Tillman  on IR with designation to return because they used that spot for wide receiver Ma ...

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Know your opponent: The Buffalo Bills invade Soldier Field for Week 1

Finally a week that leads up to a real regular season game for the Chicago Bears. The Bears will open up the 2014 season at home against the Buffalo Bills, their third straight year opening up the season at home against a AFC opponent. Before each week we will help you get ready for the Bears upcoming game with a new series titled 'Know your opponent'. The article will preview the upcoming Bears opponent th ...

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ESPN Player Rankings: Charles Tillman

Just a few days ago the first Chicago Bears defensive player appeared on ESPN's defensive player rankings list as Lamarr Houston checked in at number 80. Now the Bears get their second player on the list. ESPN ranked Charles Tillman number 66 on the list. The corner back signed a one-year contract to remain with the Bears in the off-season. Tillman helps anchor the Bears secondary which struggled last seaso ...

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Two Week Off Season Report Card: Chicago Bears

Last year, the Chicago Bears defense was once again historic. This time, the once dominant defense did a complete 180, going from best to worst. The team gave up an average of 394.6 yards-per-game, that was good for 29th in the league. The most worrisome statistic comes from the team being ranked dead last against the rush, giving up a startling 2,583 yard total. General manager Phil Emery has already locke ...

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NFL Free Agency 2014: LIVE Chicago Bears Blog

NFL Free Agency is here!! It's already shaping up to be an exciting one. The Bears have holes to fill on their defense and could use the free agency period as the first step in fixing them. Stick with us all day as we update the latest involving the Chicago Bears. You can also join in by visiting our very active Bears section on our Message Board. As always, follow us on Twitter. Tuesday, March 11 9:30 - Ad ...

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Bears Injury Updates

  The team held a press conference earlier today   LAKE FOREST- With all of the chaos that has engulfed the Bears within the last 24 hours, the team decided that it was appropriate to hold a press conference on the first day of their bye week. Both head coach Marc Trestman and general manager Phil Emery took the podium at Halas Hall within the last few hours to inform everyone of the statuses of t ...

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