Only two of Teddy Bridgewater's 17 completions in his first pinch-hitting duty for Drew Brees Sunday in L.A. went to Saints running backs — a 16-yard dump-off for Latavius Murray and a 15-yarder for Alvin Kamara. There were two more failed connection…
In reality, watching Antonio Brown's Patriots debut in Week 2 didn't exactly stir wholesome feelings inside. Amid NFL investigation for alleged sexual assault, Brown avoided the commissioner's exempt list after forcing his way out of Oakland and imme…
While not as flashy as the Lamar Jackson-to-Marquise Brown connection, there's another brewing rapport in Baltimore that shouldn't be discounted — Jackson to Mark Andrews.
Kenny Clark is second on the team in tackles (15, including seven solo), tied for the team lead in sacks (1.5), and has forced a fumble and recorded two tackles for loss, five quarterback hits and four QB pressures.
Reigning NFC Special Teams Player of the Week Eddy Pineiro suffered what the Bears are calling a minor knee injury in the weight room and is listed as questionable for Monday night against Washington.
Guys, there are 22 questions here that made the cut this week -- I elected to go strictly Bears/NFL and will get back to your Cubs, Political and Lifestyle issues next week ... maybe.
After his three-tackle performance in Denver despite playing with an oblique injury, Eddie Goldman won the Bears' first-ever "Sweep the Sheds" Award, voted on by Bears coaches and awarded to the player whose contributions flew under the radar more th…
It’s unclear when Lane Taylor sustained the biceps injury that will keep him out against Denver on Sunday, or how serious it is. He was not listed on the injury report Wednesday.
It is impossible to talk football in Chicago and the surrounding areas these days without someone, almost everyone throwing shade or worse at Mitch Trubisky.
With the announcement that the New York Giants are making the switch to Daniel Jones at the quarterback position, it is time for the best part of following sports: The debates! As with any decision - in football or in life - there are usually some pr…
Packers special teams coordinator Shawn Mennenga wouldn’t say who’d handle each role, but it seems likely that Smith would handle kickoffs and Shepherd would get the call on punts.
The Chicago Bears are tied for the second worst offense in the NFL with the New York Jets after two weeks and lead only the pathetic Miami Dolphins.
LAKE FOREST – Cordarrelle Patterson caught a pitch from Mitchell Trubisky, ran to his left and followed his blockers. There wasn’t anything particularly special about the play – except that Patterson reached 22.23 miles per hour, the fastest run by a…
Hub and Arthur discuss the Bears' ultra-conservative game plan in Denver that delivered win No. 1 and why it's unlikely to be the new regular. We also discuss Eddy Pineiro's star turn, the over-the-top Trubisky criticism and a bunch more.
Ron Wolf, a member of the Pro Football Hall of Fame, and author Michael Bauman will be at the Barnes & Noble West Towne store on Thursday at 7 p.m. signing copies of the book.
Green Bay can hand return duties to wide receiver Darius Shepherd or newly added cornerback Tremon Smith, who was claimed off waivers from Kansas City earlier in the week.
With Von Miller and Bradley Chubb, the Broncos mark the third straight game the two Green Bay tackles will face elite pass rushers.
Listening to the narrative around the Bears offense the past few days, one would think they got beat last Sunday in Denver, it’s time to start looking for a new quarterback and maybe even another offensive coach.
While confirming that starting quarterback Drew Brees would have surgery Wednesday, Sept. 18 to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb, New Orleans Saints Coach Sean Payton said the offensive plan for Sunday’s game against Seattle will include both remaining quarterbacks, Teddy Bridgewater and Taysom Hill.
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PK Eddy Pineiro was named the NFC Special Teams Player of the Week after propelling the Bears to their first victory by drilling a 53-yard game-winning field goal as the clock expired in Denver Sunday.
Aaron Jones carried a career-high 23 times for 116 yards and a touchdown, and also caught four passes for 34 yards.
NEW YORK - New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees will undergo surgery on his throwing hand Wednesday in Los Angeles, according a report from ESPN.
Context is critical in life. Whether reading, observing your fellow humans, or studying football, understanding the big picture macro level is essential to diagnosing the micro level.
An impressive first quarter of offense gave way to zero points the rest of the way in the Packers' 21-16 victory against the Vikings on Sunday at Lambeau Field.
Paraphrasing in one line Matt Nagy's roughly 22-minute postmortem with the media Monday following the Bears' last-second 16-14 victory over the Denver Broncos: It's a lot better to be 1-1 than 0-2, now let's get back to work.
It wasn't that long ago that the sound most associated with a Bears kicker was doink, or double-doink, more aptly.
Ben Roethlisberger's season is over after he suffered a non-contact right elbow injury in the first half of the Week 2 loss to Seattle. Roethlisberger will soon undergo surgery and be placed on injured reserve by the 0-2 Pittsburgh Steelers, coach Mi…
A torn ligament in the right thumb of New Orleans Saints QB and NFL all-time passing leader Drew Brees will require surgery and cost the future Hall of Famer at least six weeks, according to NFL Media's Ian Rapoport.
The potentially costly play came with 1 minute, 33 seconds left in the first half of the Packers’ 21-16 victory over the Minnesota Vikings on Sunday at Lambeau Field.
The Miami Dolphins and Chicago Bears are the NFL’s only two teams that will enter Week 3 with only one touchdown after 120 minutes of football.
NEW ORLEANS, La The New Orleans Saints have signed coach Sean Payton to an extension running through the 2024 season. Payton had been earning about $9 million per year in a contract that was due to expire after the 2020 season.
Once the Packers worked through their 20-play, game-opening script, the offense sputtered, but that's OK the way the Packers defense is playing.
The Packers offense scored on its first three possession, then saw its final 10 possessions end with a fumble, a confusing turnover on downs, and eight punts.
The Packers veteran quarterback and rookie head coach know that when tempers flare between them, people will be paying attention.
State Journal columnist Tom Oates grades the Packers' performance in their 21-16 win over the NFC North rival Vikings on Sunday at Lambeau Field.
Trey Burton is active Sunday against the Denver Broncos after missing last week’s opener with a groin injury.
Get the latest analysis, injury reports and highlights as the Packers host the NFC North rival Vikings on Sunday at Lambeau Field.
State Journal columnist Tom Oates writes in advance of the Packers' home opener: "The cold, hard truth is that Packers fans aren’t what they once were."
The second of three Oakland Raiders first-round rookies, Josh Jacobs, had the trio's most impressive debut Monday night, turning his 40 snaps (of a possible 55) into 113 yards from scrimmage and two touchdowns on 24 touches in a convincing win over t…