Chicago Bears

Things are changing at Windy City Gridiron

Photo by Robin Alam/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images “The secret of change is to focus all of your energy not on fighting the old, but on building the new.” ~ Socrates Yes, we all understand. Change is sometimes frustrating. By now many of you guys are aware that SB Nation has started rolling out...

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17 hours ago, Windy City Gridiron, Chicago Bears

Chicago Bears 2020 Position Battles: Who you got in the fight for the cornerback spot?

Photo by Zach Bolinger/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Our 11-part position by position breakdown of the Chicago Bears’ roster wraps up with the cornerbacks. The Chicago Bears have ten cornerbacks on the current 80-man offseason roster, so it’s safe to say that at least four of them will be battling...

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1 day ago, Windy City Gridiron, Chicago Bears

The Bear’s Den, August 8, 2020

Photo by Nuccio DiNuzzo/Getty Images The Bears’ inside linebackers Roquan Smith and Danny Trevathan want to leave their legacy, and Allen Robinson may be available in your fantasy draft longer than you would expect. Let’s dive in. Attention WCG Members: On Monday, August 3, SB Nation will start rolling...

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1 day ago, Windy City Gridiron, Chicago Bears

Chicago Bears 2020 Position Battles: Three straight years with a new starting safety

Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports Our 11-part position by position breakdown of the Chicago Bears’ roster is moving on to the secondary, so who’ll be lining up next to Eddie Jackson this year? The Chicago Bears have one of the best young safeties in the game today, but 2020 will mark the third straight...

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2 days ago, Windy City Gridiron, Chicago Bears

How different will the NFL game day atmosphere be in 2020?

Photo by Nuccio DiNuzzo/Getty Images Welcome to SB Nation Reacts — a survey of fans across the NFL. Throughout the offseason, we send 32 polls to plugged in fans from each team. Bears fans, sign up HERE to join SB Nation Reacts! With some stadiums already banning any...

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2 days ago, Windy City Gridiron, Chicago Bears

Bears training camp: 3 Players who will turn heads in Chicago

At Bears training camp, which players could turn heads and impress everyone? Football is back! Well, it’s back, sort of. Training camp opened for the Chicago Bears and the rest of the NFL but fans cannot go down and watch it. Also, all preseason games are canceled so we won’t really see any...

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2 days ago, NFL Spin Zone, Chicago Bears

Saints head to Chicago in Week 8 against a quarterback TBD

Matt Marton-USA TODAY Sports Our friends from Windy City Gridiron help preview our Week 8 trip to the Windy City We’ll continue a series of opponent preview posts for the New Orleans Saints opponents in 2020. Next, we’ll look at what appears to be our annual trip to the Windy City. Our friends over...

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2 days ago, Canal Street Chronicles, New Orleans Saints, Chicago Bears

The Bear’s Den, August 7, 2020

Sometimes we Bears fans wonder if everybody on offense is on the same page. Photo by Denmaster Ken. Bears coaches meet with the media (ish) and talk about the Training Camp (ish) so far. This entire preseason should be called the “ish” season. Attention WCG Members: On Monday, August 3, SB Nation...

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3 days ago, Windy City Gridiron, Chicago Bears

Chicago Bears must stick to 100-year old gameplan to thrive

The Chicago Bears need to stick to their tried and true gameplan to win in 2020. For what seems like the thousandth time in their 100-plus year history in the NFL, the Chicago Bears are entering training camp with an underwhelming quarterback controversy. The contestants entering 2020 are incumbent Mitch...

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3 days ago, NFL Spin Zone, Chicago Bears

Chicago Bears 2020 Position Battles: Outside linebacker finally has some depth

Image from Trevis Gipson’s Twitter We continue our 11-part position by position breakdown of the Chicago Bears’ 80-man training camp roster right here with the outside linebackers... It seems like the Chicago Bears have been searching for a legit number two edge rusher ever since they switched to...

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3 days ago, Windy City Gridiron, Chicago Bears

Chicago Bears Are NFL's Biggest Mystery Team of 2020

When you think about the Chicago Bears' 2020 outlook, nothing seems conclusive. Following a division title and then an 8-8 season, we can argue this team has the roster to bounce back but goes into the upcoming campaign with major question marks...

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3 days ago, Bleacher Report, Chicago Bears

NFL opt out deadline is today and Bears unsure if more players will take it

Photo by Robin Alam/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Earlier this week the NFL and the NFLPA put the final touches on their amended collective bargaining agreement for the 2020 season due to the COVID-19 pandemic. One item they were discussing was the deadline for players to decide if they wanted...

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3 days ago, Windy City Gridiron, Chicago Bears

The Bear’s Den, August 6, 2020

Matt Nagy at 2019 Bears Training Camp in Bourbonnais. Photo by Denmaster Ken. | Ken Mitchell Matt Nagy meets with the press (sort of), is happy (sort of) and talks about training camp so far (sort of) Attention WCG Members: On Monday, August 3, SB Nation will start rolling out a fresh and modern update...

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4 days ago, Windy City Gridiron, Chicago Bears

Bears LB Khalil Mack tabbed as a future Hall of Famer

Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images The Pro Bowl pass rusher is on the right track to see his bust enshrined in Canton. August typically serves as the month in which some of football’s most illustrious icons are annually inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame. While this year’s festivities were...

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4 days ago, Windy City Gridiron, Chicago Bears

Chicago Bears 2020 Position Battles: Who’ll be the third inside linebacker?

Photo by Robin Alam/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images We continue our look at each position group on the Chicago Bears as their training camp battles rage on... The Chicago Bears had outstanding depth at inside linebacker a year ago with Nick Kwiatkoski and Kevin Pierre-Louis as the first and second...

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4 days ago, Windy City Gridiron, Chicago Bears

Bears Over Beers: COVID Opt-outs and QB Battles

Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images Jeff and EJ cover what COVID means for the Bears (so far) and what they really expect out of Trubisky vs. Foles. It’s been a little while but the boys are back in the saddle again and talking Bears football over beverages. First up in this episode is notable...

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4 days ago, Windy City Gridiron, Chicago Bears

The Bear’s Den, August 5, 2020

Bears Defensive Coordinator Chuck Pagano enjoys his work. Photo by Denmaster Ken. | Ken Mitchell The deadline for opting out of the 2020 NFL season in advance is set for tomorrow. Will any more Bears walk away? Attention WCG Members: On Monday, August 3, SB Nation will start rolling out a fresh and...

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5 days ago, Windy City Gridiron, Chicago Bears

Chicago Bears 2020 Position Battles: Who will step up on the defensive line?

Photo by Rob Leiter/Getty Images We move over to the defensive side of the ball in our 11-part roster battles series. He may be “just” a nose tackle, but Eddie Goldman is one of the better ones in the NFL and don’t forget that he’s versatile enough to line up in other places along the Chicago Bears’...

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5 days ago, Windy City Gridiron, Chicago Bears

Chicago Bears Mailbag: Back to camp but in a very different way.

Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports In this week’s mailbag, we address Ryan Pace’s future, opt-outs and much more! The 2020 NFL season is upon, but in a very different way. Unless you’ve been living under a rock, most are aware of COVID-19 and just how much it has impacted our daily lives. For sports,...

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5 days ago, Windy City Gridiron, Chicago Bears

The Bear’s Den, August 2, 2020

James Daniels at 2019 Training Camp at Bourbonnais. He reported this year much bigger and stronger, how much will that help Chicago’s offensive line? Photo by Denmaster Ken. | Ken Mitchell Attention WCG Members: On Monday, August 3, SB Nation will start rolling out a fresh and modern update to their...

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6 days ago, Windy City Gridiron, Chicago Bears

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