Latest Kyle Long News

Bears stumbling with 4 straight losses at halfway point

Nov. 4, 2019 4:44 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears hit the halfway point of their season with four straight losses, a 3-5 record and a spot at the bottom of the NFC North. That's quite a change for a team that won the division in coach Matt Nagy's first year. Instead of positioning themselves to finish on top...

Saints look to keep rolling with Bridgewater against Bears

Oct. 18, 2019 6:58 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The New Orleans Saints kept their sights set on a Super Bowl even after Drew Brees went down with an injury. While their star quarterback continues to recover following thumb surgery, the NFC South leaders will try to remain unbeaten without him. The Saints look to improve to 5-0...

Bears hope to have Trubisky return from shoulder injury

Oct. 16, 2019 5:29 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears are cautiously optimistic quarterback Mitchell Trubisky will return this week from a left shoulder injury. Trubisky said he feels "close" to 100 percent and hopes to start when the Bears host the New Orleans Saints on Sunday. "We've done a good job with this rehab...

Chicago Bears put star DT Akiem Hicks on injured reserve

Oct. 15, 2019 3:53 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears have put Pro Bowl defensive tackle Akiem Hicks on injured reserve, the latest blow on the injury front for a team trying to keep up in the NFC North. Hicks suffered an elbow injury Oct. 6 against the Oakland Raiders. Coach Matt Nagy had suggested Hicks might...

Bears place Kyle Long on IR, Akiem Hicks' status uncertain

Oct. 14, 2019 6:11 PM EDT

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The Chicago Bears returned to work Monday after their bye week elated to have several missing pieces back but without key players from their front line on both sides of the ball. Right guard Kyle Long went on season-ending injured reserve because of a hip injury, and coach Matt...