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Former Bears star Hampton arrested on drunken driving charge

Nov. 28, 2021 13:42 PM EST

WINFIELD, Ind. (AP) — Former Chicago Bears defensive lineman Dan Hampton, who was elected to the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 2002, has been arrested in Indiana for allegedly driving a vehicle while drunk. The Lake County Sheriff’s Office in Indiana said Hampton was...

Lions reeling after chaotic finish leaves them at 0-10-1

Nov. 26, 2021 17:46 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Lions, for all the mistakes they had made Thursday against the Chicago Bears, still had one chance to pick up their first win of the season. Detroit led 14-13, but the Bears had driven to the Lions 16 with 1:54 to play. It was third-and-9, so...

Bears have no QB regrets despite Andy Dalton's effectiveness

Nov. 26, 2021 14:11 PM EST

LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — The quarterback path taken by the Chicago Bears this season has not quite been one coach Matt Nagy anticipated in preseason. After the effective performance given by veteran Andy Dalton in the last two games, the Bears believe they at least have...

Lions find new ways of self-destructing in loss to Bears

Nov. 25, 2021 18:25 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — When the Detroit Lions punted with 8:30 left against the Chicago Bears, quarterback Jared Goff was already planning what his offense would have to do next. It ended up as a waste of time. Trailing 14-13, the Bears put together an...

Santos' game-ending FG ends Bears' skid versus winless Lions

Nov. 25, 2021 17:54 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Matt Nagy still has a job and perhaps his team has a shot to salvage its season. Cairo Santos made a 28-yard game-ending field goal to give the slumping Chicago Bears a 16-14 victory over the winless Detroit Lions on Thursday. ...

Lions RB D'Andre Swift hurts shoulder, leaves Bears game

Nov. 25, 2021 15:22 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Lions running back D’Andre Swift hurt his right shoulder in the second quarter against the Chicago Bears and was not cleared to return on Thursday. Bears receiver Marquise Goodwin left the game with a foot injury, linebacker Roquan Smith had a...

Lions QB Goff is in and Chicago WR Robinson is out of lineup

Nov. 25, 2021 11:43 AM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Lions quarterback Jared Goff is active against the Chicago Bears on Thursday. Goff was listed as questionable to play after missing Sunday's three-point loss at Cleveland with a oblique injury. Detroit left third-string quarterback David Blough...

Chargers' Staley faces mentor in Broncos' Fangio on Sunday

Nov. 24, 2021 20:09 PM EST

COSTA MESA, Calif. (AP) — Before Brandon Staley became one of the top young coaches in the NFL, Vic Fangio saw his potential. But not even Fangio, who hired Staley in 2016 to be an outside linebacker coach with the Chicago Bears, could predict his rapid ascension up the...

Lamar Jackson says he's better, expects to play this weekend

Nov. 24, 2021 16:00 PM EST

OWINGS MILLS, Md. (AP) — Lamar Jackson insists this is different than last week's false start. Jackson said Wednesday he's feeling better and fully expects to play Sunday night for the Baltimore Ravens against Cleveland. He was also at practice, three days after missing...

Misery has company in the Motor City in Bears-Lions matchup

Nov. 24, 2021 15:49 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Misery has company in the Motor City. The winless Detroit Lions (0-9-1) will kick off the NFL's schedule of games on Thanksgiving as usual and their guests have plenty of problems of their own for a change. The Chicago Bears (3-7)...