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Offseason QB derby could be dictated by what Bears do with the No. 1 pick and Justin Fields

Feb. 27, 2024 20:13 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Chicago Bears coach Matt Eberflus already endured one round of the Justin Fields debate. He's hoping, for everyone's sake, the second round ends soon. The man who has stood in Fields' corner the past two seasons as...

Chicago Bears add 2 more assistants to coach Matt Eberflus' staff

Feb. 23, 2024 15:51 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears added to Matt Eberflus' staff, hiring former Tampa Bay Buccaneers backup quarterback Ryan Griffin as an offensive assistant and Bryan Bing as assistant defensive line coach on Friday. Griffin will work with quarterbacks and wide receivers....

Bears great Steve McMichael remains hospitalized; family hopes to have him home Friday

Feb. 22, 2024 19:29 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Bears great Steve McMichael was spending at least another night in the hospital after his family hoped he would return home on Thursday, publicist Betsy Shepherd said. The 66-year-old McMichael, who went public with an ALS diagnosis three years ago, was...

New Bears coordinators Shane Waldron and Eric Washington look to improve 7-10 team

Feb. 22, 2024 17:48 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The question about the Chicago Bears quarterback situation for the 2024 season hasn’t been decided. New Bears offensive coordinator Shane Waldron is certain he’ll be able to make it work whether with quarterback Justin Fields or the first pick in the...

Bears great Steve McMichael expected to return home from hospital on Thursday

Feb. 21, 2024 21:07 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Bears great Steve McMichael, who is battling ALS, is expected to return home Thursday after being hospitalized the past week, longtime publicist Betsy Shepherd said. The 66-year-old McMichael went public with an ALS diagnosis three years ago. He was admitted...

Bears QB Justin Fields says he wants to stay in Chicago and is tired of the trade talk

Feb. 21, 2024 19:21 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Bears quarterback Justin Fields said he wants to remain in Chicago and is tired of the trade talk surrounding him. Fields made his feelings clear during an episode of the “St. Brown Brothers” podcast that was released on Wednesday. The podcast is hosted by Bears...

Chicago Bears add Jennifer King as their 1st ever female assistant coach

Feb. 21, 2024 16:51 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have hired Jennifer King as their first female coach in franchise history working as an offensive assistant with running backs. Coach Matt Eberflus filled out his staff Wednesday by announcing the final six members. Chris...

New Raiders offensive coordinator Luke Getsy not locked into a run-based offense

Feb. 16, 2024 18:35 PM EST

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — As Chicago's offensive coordinator the past two seasons, Luke Getsy oversaw a run-heavy offense led by athletic quarterback Justin Fields that was among the NFL's best on the ground. Raiders coach Antonio Pierce wants a physical offense that complements a...

Bears great Steve McMichael is responding to medication in the hospital, family says

Feb. 16, 2024 16:12 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Bears great Steve McMichael, who has ALS, was responding to antibiotics after being hospitalized because of a urinary tract infection and is expected to be released in the coming days, his family said in a statement on Friday. McMichael, who was admitted into...

Bears great Steve McMichael, who's battling ALS, hospitalized with urinary tract infection

Feb. 15, 2024 22:14 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Bears great Steve McMichael, who is battling ALS, was hospitalized Thursday because of a urinary tract infection. McMichael's family said in a statement he was admitted into intensive care at a suburban Chicago hospital and was being treated with three...