Chicago Bears

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick (7) is pushed out of bounds by Chicago Bears free safety Chris Conte, top, as Shea McClellin helps on defense during the first quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)

Jay Cutler rallies Bears past 49ers in fourth

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — All week, Brandon Marshall stayed optimistic that his bum ankle would heal enough to let him play against the San Francisco 49ers. He received the go ahead 90 minutes before […]

09/15/2014

San Francisco 49ers players walk out of the tunnel at Levi's Stadium before an NFL preseason football game against the San Diego Chargers in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

49ers to test re-sodded Levi’s field on Saturday

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers will practice in Levi’s Stadium on Saturday, a step that might be more about footing than getting familiar with the surroundings. The 49ers host the Chicago […]

09/12/2014

San Francisco Dontae Johnson (36) gestures as teammate defensive back Perrish Cox (20) runs back an interception against the Dallas Cowboys in the first half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez)

49ers CBs Johnson, Cox step up after injuries

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — As a fourth-round pick with nothing more than a fill-in performance on his NFL resume, San Francisco 49ers rookie Dontae Johnson knows what to expect when Jay Cutler and the […]

09/12/2014

This is a 2014 photo of Lance Briggs of the Chicago Bears NFL football team. (AP Photo)

Briggs didn’t tell Bears reason for day off

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — When Chicago Bears linebacker Lance Briggs asked coach Marc Trestman for a personal day this week, he left out a detail — it was to attend the grand opening of […]

09/03/2014

This Jan. 26, 1986 photo shows Chicago Bears coach Mike Ditka reaching to shake hands with New England Patriots coach Raymond Berry after the Bears won Super Bowl XX in New Orleans. Ditka is being carried by William Perry, right, and Steve McMichael. (AP Photo/File)

Gov. declares ‘Mike Ditka Day,’ honors ‘Da Coach’

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — It’s Ditka Day in Illinois. Gov. Pat Quinn’s office says Monday that he’s declared it “Mike Ditka Day” in honor of the former Chicago Bears player and football coach whose jersey […]

12/09/2013

Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall runs off the field after the Bears' 27-21 win over the New York Giants in an NFL football game, Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Bears wide receiver Marshall fined $10,500 for green shoes

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall says he has been fined $10,500 by the NFL for wearing green football shoes in the Oct. 10 game against the New York Giants. […]

10/16/2013

Bret Lewis

A little help here

Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall says some players are getting an extra boost. By using Viagra. Apparently new meaning to the term “performance enhancing drugs.”  Brandon says he doesn’t need it. Quote: “I’m fortunate to […]

11/30/2012

Lots of love

 The Packers host the Bears tonight.  It’s a tradition that when a Packer scores a touchdown in Green Bay… they jump into the stands — the “Lambeau Leap.” But a word of warning from wide […]

09/13/2012

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