<![CDATA[NBC Chicago - Grizzly Detail | The Chicago Bears NFL Football Blog]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcchicago.com/blogs/grizzly-detail http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/5-Chicago-Blue.png NBC Chicago http://www.nbcchicago.comen-usTue, 17 Jan 2017 15:56:33 -0600Tue, 17 Jan 2017 15:56:33 -0600NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Rodgers' Father Opens Up About Family's Rift With NFL Star]]> Tue, 17 Jan 2017 14:05:55 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-631769054.jpg
After Jordan Rodgers first talked about his troubled relationship with his brother Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rogers on “The Bachelorette" last week, it appears things could be even worse than...

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<![CDATA[Former Bears Star Devin Hester Likely Retiring From NFL]]> Sun, 15 Jan 2017 14:14:52 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-451167859.png
A former Chicago Bears star had a monster game on Saturday, but after his new team lost, it appeared that he was getting ready to step away from the NFL.

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<![CDATA[Bears RB Jordan Howard Added to Pro Bowl Roster]]> Wed, 11 Jan 2017 17:18:59 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/209*120/howard1.png
For only the second time in team history, a Chicago Bears rookie running back has been named to the NFL Pro Bowl.]]>
<![CDATA[Charles Tillman Pens Heartfelt Letter on Chicago's Violence]]> Mon, 09 Jan 2017 13:12:27 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-138145189.png
Former Bears cornerback Charles Tillman may not patrol the field in Chicago anymore, but the explosion of gun violence in the city has certainly caught his attention.

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<![CDATA['I Hear You:' Pace, Fox Discuss Disappointing 2016 Season]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2017 21:22:27 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/ryan+pace+gm.jpg
Chicago Bears fans are growing restless after a frustrating 3-13 season, and G.M. Ryan Pace had a simple message for those fans at his postseason press conference Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[John Fox: Loggains, Fangio 'Intact' for Next Season]]> Wed, 04 Jan 2017 12:02:39 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-630494790.jpg
The Chicago Bears just went through their worst season in team history since the 16-game season was implemented, but does that mean that changes to the coaching staff are on the horizon?]]>
<![CDATA[John Fox Selected to Coach in Senior Bowl]]> Tue, 03 Jan 2017 16:19:44 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-630494790.png
With the third overall pick in the NFL Draft, the Chicago Bears will be looking to make a huge splash, and they'll get some first-hand experience with draft prospects as John Fox will be participating in...

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<![CDATA[Forte Congratulates Howard on Breaking His Bears Record]]> Tue, 03 Jan 2017 13:38:33 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/forte+howard.png
Even though he's no longer with the Chicago Bears, Matt Forte still remains a class act both on and off the field, as he congratulated Jordan Howard for his remarkable 2016 season.

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<![CDATA[Bears Get Highest Draft Pick Since 1972 After Poor Season]]> Mon, 02 Jan 2017 06:26:07 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-471730348.jpg
The Chicago Bears finished with their worst record since the NFL expanded their schedule to 16 games, and thanks to their putrid season they will get their highest draft pick in nearly half a century.

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<![CDATA[Bears' 2017 Opponents Decided as NFL Season Ends]]> Mon, 02 Jan 2017 05:46:21 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-630767506.jpg
With the end of the NFL season arriving on Sunday night, the Bears' opponents for all 16 of their games in the 2017 campaign were locked in on Sunday night.

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<![CDATA[Alshon Jeffery Makes Bold Guarantee Following Bears Loss]]> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 18:29:42 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/jeffrey0101.jpg
The Chicago Bears have missed the playoffs for the last six consecutive seasons, but despite questions about what the team’s future holds after their season with another awful loss on Sunday, one of the...]]>
<![CDATA[Bears Blown Out by Vikings in Season Finale]]> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 14:49:04 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/bearsvikings0101.jpg
The Chicago Bears were looking to finish the regular season on a high note, but it wasn't meant to be as they were blown out by the Minnesota Vikings Sunday.]]>
<![CDATA[Jordan Howard Breaks Bears Record in Game vs. Vikings]]> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 13:36:25 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/bears0101.jpg
The Chicago Bears have had a season to forget in just about every respect, but Jordan Howard gave fans something to cheer for Sunday as he made some very impressive history.

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<![CDATA[Hot Seat Update: Could Fox, Lewis Get the Axe?]]> Tue, 27 Dec 2016 12:48:50 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-630209430.png
We have our third firing of the NFL season as the Buffalo Bills have dumped Rex Ryan, but what other coaches could join them in the unemployment line?

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<![CDATA[Holiday Jeer: Bears Blown Out by Washington Saturday]]> Sat, 24 Dec 2016 15:10:12 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-630499792.jpg
The Chicago Bears are now 3-12 on the season after falling 41-21 to Washington in a Christmas Eve showdown at Soldier Field.

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<![CDATA[Chicago Bears' Kyle Fuller Out for Season]]> Wed, 21 Dec 2016 14:22:07 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-492704205.jpg
The Chicago Bears have finally reached a decision on whether or not to activate cornerback Kyle Fuller from the injured reserve list, leaving him on the list and ending his 2016 season.]]>
<![CDATA[Bears Place Eddie Royal on Injured Reserve]]> Mon, 19 Dec 2016 14:54:19 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-491304506.png
For the 18th time this season, the Chicago Bears have placed a player on injured reserve, as Eddie Royal's season has come to a premature end.

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<![CDATA[Bears' Home Finale Tickets Available for Cheap]]> Mon, 19 Dec 2016 13:12:34 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/soldier+field.png
Looking to get out of last-minute Christmas shopping or away from your in-laws? Then Saturday's Chicago Bears home finale could be your answer, as tickets are available on the secondary market for very...]]>
<![CDATA[Hot Seat Update: Which NFL Coaches Could Get the Axe?]]> Sun, 18 Dec 2016 18:01:31 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-624648306.png
Jacksonville Jaguars head coach Gus Bradley was fired on Sunday, making him the second coach axed this season. Which other coaches, including Chicago Bears head coach John Fox, could be on the hot seat as...

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<![CDATA[Decision Points: Did Bears' Coaching Staff Fail vs. Packers?]]> Sun, 18 Dec 2016 17:43:24 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-630209430.png
A series of unfortunate events took down the Chicago Bears on Sunday, but did the team's coaching staff cost them their game against the Green Bay Packers?

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<![CDATA[Bears Fall to Packers, 30-27]]> Sun, 18 Dec 2016 15:30:01 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/bears+GettyImages-630203920.png
The Green Bay Packers coughed up a 17-point lead, but a long pass by Aaron Rodgers helped them to edge out a 30-27 win Sunday over the Chicago Bears.

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<![CDATA[Marquess Wilson Broke Foot on Thursday, John Fox Confirms]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2016 13:29:00 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/marquess+wilson.jpg
For the third time in his career, Chicago Bears wide receiver Marquess Wilson is dealing with a broken foot, and he'll likely miss the rest of the season according to head coach John Fox.

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<![CDATA[Packers vs. Bears Could be Coldest Game in Chicago History]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2016 12:48:19 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/bears+hat.png
With temperatures forecasted to hover right around zero degrees on Sunday, the Green Bay Packers and Chicago Bears could play in the coldest game ever at Soldier Field this weekend.

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<![CDATA[Bears vs. Lions: 3 Positives From Chicago's Loss]]> Mon, 12 Dec 2016 13:20:16 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-629154744.jpg
The Chicago Bears were officially eliminated from playoff contention Sunday, but that doesn't mean the game against the Detroit Lions was empty of positives for fans to feel good about.

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<![CDATA[Notre Dame QB DeShone Kizer Declares for NFL Draft]]> Mon, 12 Dec 2016 12:47:23 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-599237896.jpg
One of the biggest needs for the Chicago Bears next season will be at quarterback, and one of the highest-profile prospects at the college level has declared for the NFL Draft.

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<![CDATA[Chicago Bears Officially Eliminated From Playoff Contention]]> Sun, 11 Dec 2016 17:35:13 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-629165276.png
The Chicago Bears had an opportunity to win their game Sunday against the Detroit Lions, but their loss not only stung because of how close they were to victory, but it also represented a sad milestone as well.

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<![CDATA[Lions Beat Bears 20-17]]> Sun, 11 Dec 2016 15:22:08 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-629158188.png
The Chicago Bears had the lead late against the Detroit Lions on Sunday, but a rushing touchdown by Matthew Stafford changed all of that as the Lions stole a late 20-17 victory.

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<![CDATA[Former Bears RB Rashaan Salaam Dies at Age 42]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 14:44:16 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-1401599.jpg
Tragedy once again struck the football world on Tuesday afternoon, as it was reported that former Chicago Bears first round pick Rashaan Salaam has passed away at the age of 42.

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<![CDATA[Snow Joke: Bears, 49ers Make History with Bad First Quarter]]> Sun, 04 Dec 2016 14:28:12 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-627686318.png
Take a game between two teams with a combined three wins on the season, add a healthy helping of snow, and you get some NFL history as the Chicago Bears and San Francisco 49'ers set a mark for futility in their...

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<![CDATA[Bears Blowout 49ers 26-6]]> Sun, 04 Dec 2016 21:53:37 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-627685012.png
After a slow start, the Chicago Bears pounded the San Francisco 49'ers 26-6 to improve their record to 3-9 on the season.

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<![CDATA[Jay Cutler to Undergo Shoulder Surgery Over Weekend]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 13:48:58 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-624669094.png
Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is dealing with a serious shoulder problem, and John Fox revealed just how serious the issue is on Thursday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Charles Tillman Jumps Out of Airplane]]> Wed, 30 Nov 2016 15:04:24 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000020885670_1200x675_821104707513.jpg
Charles Tillman may be retired from the NFL, but he's not exactly taking it easy in retirement. Watch as he jumps out of an airplane while spending the day with the U.S. Special Operations Command Para-Commando...]]>
<![CDATA[Danny Trevathan to Be Placed on Injured Reserve by Bears]]> Mon, 28 Nov 2016 13:37:50 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-626167608.png
The Chicago Bears' injury situation, already horrendous, somehow got even worse on Sunday as linebacker Danny Trevathan suffered a serious knee injury.

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<![CDATA[Bears Fall to Titans at Soldier Field, 27-21]]> Sun, 27 Nov 2016 20:40:36 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-626140130.png
The lowly Chicago Bears mounted a furious fourth quarter comeback on Sunday afternoon, but it was all for naught as they lost 27-21 to the Tennessee titans.

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<![CDATA[Cubs' Ben Zobrist Cancels Appearance at Bears Game]]> Sun, 27 Nov 2016 12:19:59 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-621152358.png
Chicago Cubs star Ben Zobrist was planning on bringing the World Series trophy to the Bears game on Sunday, and while fans still got to see the coveted hardware, they weren't able to catch a glimpse of the...

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<![CDATA[Bears Miss Out on Signing Highly-Touted Quarterback: Reports]]> Wed, 23 Nov 2016 14:52:59 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-493780918.png
The Chicago Bears ultimately signed David Fales to be their back-up quarterback, but according to multiple reports, they were looking at signing another player that could have been a piece for the future of the...

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<![CDATA[John Fox Provides Update on Jay Cutler's Injury Status]]> Wed, 23 Nov 2016 14:05:22 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-624668998.jpg
Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler was rumored to be out for the season after injuring his shoulder during Sunday's loss to the New York Giants, but head coach John Fox refuted those reports during his...

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<![CDATA[Bears Sign Fales, Place Miller on Injured Reserve]]> Wed, 23 Nov 2016 12:33:28 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-500206222.jpg
As expected, the Chicago Bears signed quarterback David Fales on Wednesday, but the corresponding roster move adds yet another injury concern to an increasingly beaten-up team.

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<![CDATA[Bears Plan to Sign New Quarterback After Cutler Injury]]> Tue, 22 Nov 2016 13:49:35 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/fales.png
The Chicago Bears are preparing to be without Jay Cutler, as they've reportedly brought back a familiar face to play quarterback in his absence.]]>
<![CDATA[Report: Jay Cutler Suffered Shoulder Injury vs. Giants]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2016 17:55:36 -0600 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-624669114.jpg
The Chicago Bears already are dealing with enough injury concerns, but now they may have to deal with losing Jay Cutler for a long stretch of time.

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