<![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-usSun, 25 Jun 2017 19:34:38 -0500Sun, 25 Jun 2017 19:34:38 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Which Former Chicago Athlete Will Be Missed Most?]]> Sun, 25 Jun 2017 18:37:38 -0500
Here, we list our candidates for that distinction. ]]>

Here, we list our candidates for that distinction. ]]>
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After trades sent away Jimmy Butler, Niklas Hjalmarsson, and Artemi Panarin in recent days, a question begs to be asked: which former Chicago athlete will be most missed by their team?]]>
<![CDATA[Bears Announce 2017 Training Camp Schedule]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 12:48:33 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/trubisky+halas.png
The Chicago Bears will kick off their 2017 training camp in Bourbonnais on Thurs., July 27, the team announced on Thursday.]]>
<![CDATA[Chicago Bears Violated Fan's 1st Amendment Rights: Suit]]> Mon, 19 Jun 2017 22:39:24 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/packersbears0619.JPG
A Green Bay Packers fan claims in a federal lawsuit filed Friday the Chicago Bears violated his First Amendment rights.

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<![CDATA[John Fox Reveals Secret Weapon to Quarterback Training]]> Sat, 17 Jun 2017 18:15:09 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-629153734.jpg
With three new quarterbacks, including second overall draft pick Mitchell Trubisky, how are the Chicago Bears making sure that their signal callers get enough reps to learn the offense? Head coach John...

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<![CDATA[Shaw Has Hilarious Reaction to Staying With Bears]]> Wed, 31 May 2017 11:14:42 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-588640064.jpg
Connor Shaw got a second lease on life from the Chicago Bears after the team opted to keep him after he had been waived, and he had a perfectly hilarious reaction to his sudden return on social media.

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<![CDATA[See Inside: Cutler, Cavallari List Lake Forest Mansion]]> Fri, 16 Jun 2017 20:52:07 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/cutler+house+1+thumb.jpg
Jay Cutler and Kristin Cavallari have reportedly listed their Lake Forest mansion for $4.75 million. See photos inside the luxurious seven-bedroom, 11,000-square-foot home.

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<![CDATA[Chicago Sports Teams Mark Memorial Day on Social Media]]> Mon, 29 May 2017 12:12:25 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-85878471.jpg
In honor of Memorial Day, Chicago sports teams took to their Twitter accounts to thank those that gave their lives in defense of the United States.

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<![CDATA[Bears Sign Victor Cruz to 1-Year Contract]]> Thu, 25 May 2017 14:30:03 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-607563432+%281%29.jpg
The Chicago Bears added yet another wide receiver to the mix on Thursday afternoon, signing former New York Giants wide-out Victor Cruz to a one-year contract.

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<![CDATA[Trubisky Nails Impressive Throw at Rookie Meeting]]> Sun, 21 May 2017 21:38:36 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-674174024.jpg
The NFL's newest crop of rookies met at the Los Angeles Coliseum this weekend, and Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky showed off with an athletic feat that will make Bears fans drool.

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<![CDATA[Bears Sign Second Round Draft Pick Adam Shaheen]]> Fri, 19 May 2017 14:43:29 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-454956674.jpg
The Chicago Bears continued their recent trend of inking draft picks to contracts on Friday when they came to an agreement with second-round pick Adam Shaheen.

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<![CDATA[Clever Alias Should Endear Trubisky to Bears Fans]]> Fri, 19 May 2017 15:29:40 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/trubisky+halas.png
Chicago Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky has already professed his love of Walter Payton and driven to Halas Hall in a beat-up Toyota Corolla, but in the lead-up to the NFL Draft he did something else...]]>
<![CDATA[Kevin White's Vehicle Carjacked in Chicago: Source]]> Fri, 12 May 2017 19:33:56 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/kevin+white+GettyImages-471723996.jpg
Chicago Bears wide receiver Kevin White’s car was among those taken in what is believed to be a series of so-called “bumper tapping” carjackings in Chicago, a source confirmed to NBC 5.

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<![CDATA[Bears Release Royal, Waive Sutton]]> Thu, 11 May 2017 15:39:11 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-623041772.jpg
The Chicago Bears made a series of roster moves on Thursday as they prepare for offseason workouts at Halas Hall, as they waived Will Sutton and released Eddie Royal.

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<![CDATA[Mitchell Trubisky Fulfills Awesome Promise to Ryan Pace]]> Thu, 11 May 2017 14:57:40 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/trubisky+halas.png
When the Chicago Bears drafted quarterback Mitchell Trubisky, G.M. Ryan Pace made one request of the rookie, and on Thursday morning, he honored it.
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<![CDATA[Bears Announce Full 2017 Preseason Schedule]]> Tue, 09 May 2017 15:31:18 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-626147908.jpg
The Chicago Bears have revealed their full 2017 preseason schedule, and they will have one nationally televised game on the docket as they prepare for the season.

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<![CDATA[Kyle Long Gets Drug Tested After Poking Fun at NFL]]> Tue, 09 May 2017 15:10:56 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/kyle+long+2+GettyImages-490522936.png
Chicago Bears lineman Kyle Long has developed a reputation as one of the most outspoken players in the NFL during his time with the team, but that came at a cost after a recent tweet about the league's...

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<![CDATA[Cutler Reveals Whether He'd Ever Suit Up for Packers]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 15:33:00 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-626327862.jpg
Would Jay Cutler ever consider suiting up for the Green Bay Packers? The newly minted broadcaster weighed in, and Chicago Bears fans will definitely want to hear his answer.

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<![CDATA[Bears Sign Dan Skuta to 1-Year Contract]]> Mon, 08 May 2017 12:12:05 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-493267024.jpg
The Chicago Bears made another addition to their defensive depth on Monday as they signed linebacker Dan Skuta to a one-year contract.

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<![CDATA[Former Packer Trolls Jay Cutler After Retirement]]> Sun, 07 May 2017 17:18:32 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-158436085.png
Former Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler rarely seemed to get the better of the Green Bay Packers on the field, and that trend is continuing even as he transitions to the broadcast booth.

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<![CDATA[Cutler's First Broadcast Date Revealed]]> Fri, 05 May 2017 12:35:43 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-598582582.jpg
Former Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has found a new home in the broadcast booth on Fox, and he’ll be meeting up with some familiar faces when he takes his first spin as an analyst.

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<![CDATA[Former Bears Quarterback Jay Cutler Gets New TV Gig: Reports]]> Fri, 05 May 2017 09:19:35 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/jay+cutler.png
It appears Jay Cutler is headed to football fans' TV screens, but this time, he won't be on the field.

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<![CDATA[Bears Sign DL Jaye Howard to 1-Year Deal]]> Thu, 04 May 2017 19:45:58 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-503294564.jpg
The Chicago Bears have added some more depth to their defensive line, as they've signed free agent lineman Jaye Howard to a one-year contract.

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<![CDATA[Bears QB Mitchell Trubisky Picks Jersey Number]]> Thu, 04 May 2017 14:27:39 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-614899652.jpg
The Chicago Bears will certainly have a new look when they take the field for the 2017 season, and we now know what number top draft pick Mitchell Trubisky will be wearing when he makes his Bears debut.

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<![CDATA[Cutler Reportedly Looking Into New Career Off the Field]]> Thu, 04 May 2017 11:49:34 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-6263278621.jpg
Former Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has had an interesting offseason, but the saga of his post-Chicago career has reportedly taken another fascinating turn.

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<![CDATA[Texans Ignored Cutler's Interest: Report]]> Tue, 02 May 2017 12:15:16 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/jay+cutler.png
Jay Cutler expressed interest in playing for the Houston Texans, but apparently the team rebuffed his interest in a very interesting way.

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<![CDATA[Glennon Felt 'Cheated On' When Bears Picked Trubisky: Report]]> Mon, 01 May 2017 23:23:49 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-668552660.jpg
The Chicago Bears surprised pretty much everyone when they took quarterback Mitchell Trubisky with the second-overall pick in last week’s NFL Draft, but one of the people surprised by the news probably...

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<![CDATA[Bears' Pursuit of Trubisky Detailed in New Story]]> Mon, 01 May 2017 15:30:16 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-674174024.jpg
The Chicago Bears stunned their fans and the entire NFL when they traded up to acquire the second overall draft pick from the San Francisco 49’ers, and now we have an inside look into how everything went down.

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<![CDATA[Bears' Draft Pick Went Viral in College for His Insane Flips]]> Mon, 01 May 2017 13:21:03 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP_17062813650438.jpg
The Bears made made quite a splash at this year’s NFL Draft – and people are “flipping” out over one of the team’s newest members.

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<![CDATA[Bears Make 4th, 5th Round Draft Picks]]> Sat, 29 Apr 2017 16:01:49 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/bears+nfl+draft+day+3.png
With two picks in the fourth round of the 2017 NFL Draft, the Chicago Bears selected safety Eddie Jackson and running back Tarik Cohen – followed by guard Jordan Morgan in the fifth.

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<![CDATA[Bears Pick Ashland University TE in 2nd Round ]]> Sat, 29 Apr 2017 14:45:18 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/nfldraft1.jpg
The Chicago Bears picked a tight end from Ashland University in the second round of the 2017 NFL Draft Friday evening following the team's surprise pick of Mitchell Trubisky.

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<![CDATA[Kristin Cavallari Reveals Where and When Family is Moving]]> Sun, 30 Apr 2017 18:44:19 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-137456316.jpg
Kristin Cavallari has finally revealed where her family is moving now that her husband Jay Cutler is no longer playing for the Chicago Bears.

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<![CDATA[Opinion: Trubisky Will Define Pace's Legacy]]> Fri, 28 Apr 2017 10:02:52 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-461783512.jpg
Entering his third year as the General Manager of the Chicago Bears, Ryan Pace has every reason in the world to try to play things conservatively. Instead, he threw the dice and made a gamble that will...

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<![CDATA[Trubisky on Bears Pick: 'I Can't Wait to Get Started']]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 20:52:44 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000023345315_1200x675_931548227943.jpg
The Chicago Bears, after trading up to the second spot in the draft, have selected Mitchell Trubisky, a quarterback out of the University of North Carolina.]]>
<![CDATA[2017 NFL Draft Live Blog: Bears Take Trubisky With 2nd Pick]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 22:46:39 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-6222392781.jpg
The NFL Draft is getting underway in Philadelphia, and we're covering all of the action as 32 teams look to improve their fortunes for the years ahead.

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<![CDATA[NFL Draft Preview: Top 10 Players to Watch]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:42:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-614915986.jpg
The Chicago Bears are getting set to use the third overall pick in this year's NFL Draft, and we're examining 10 of the players that they could take as they begin the draft selection process.

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<![CDATA[Bears Hope to Kickstart Rebuild as NFL Draft Begins]]> Thu, 27 Apr 2017 11:00:59 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-627665160.jpg
The 2017 NFL Draft begins on Thursday night in Philadelphia, and the Chicago Bears will hope to get the next big piece in their rebuilding process in the City of Brotherly Love.

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<![CDATA[Ryan Pace Discusses Strategy Ahead of NFL Draft]]> Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:36:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-495249020.jpg
The NFL Draft encourages teams to be deceptive, especially in the run-up to the selection show, but Chicago Bears G.M. Ryan Pace did give some insight into how they're approaching the third overall pick...

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<![CDATA[Cutler's Agent Weighs in on Retirement Rumors]]> Tue, 25 Apr 2017 12:36:26 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-626327862.jpg
The fate of former Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler’s career has been discussed at length ever since the team cut him loose, but there is apparently one option that he hasn’t even mentioned to his agent.

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<![CDATA[What Do Chicago Athletes Make? See the Full List]]> Sun, 30 Apr 2017 14:26:24 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/highest+paid+athletes+chicago.png
Chicago sports fans can argue all day about which players are underpaid or overpaid in the city, but which player stands atop the list as the highest paid athlete in the Windy City?

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<![CDATA[Bears Announce 2017 Regular Season Schedule]]> Thu, 20 Apr 2017 19:11:38 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-630196630.jpg
The NFL schedule has officially been released, and the Chicago Bears now know where they will open their 2017 season.

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<![CDATA[Bears Re-Sign Sam Acho to 1-Year Contract]]> Sat, 15 Apr 2017 17:27:16 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-611498172.jpg
The Chicago Bears have added plenty of new faces to the mix for next season, but the team opted for an in-house solution on Saturday as they re-signed linebacker Sam Acho to a one-year contract.

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<![CDATA[Chicago Bears Announce 2017 Preseason Schedule]]> Mon, 10 Apr 2017 16:43:17 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-6306740941.jpg
The Chicago Bears will be looking to bounce back after an awful 2016 season, and on Monday fans found out when the team will next take the field in game action.

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<![CDATA[Chicago Bears Troll Aaron Rodgers With Deleted Tweet]]> Sat, 08 Apr 2017 15:57:48 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-630213380.jpg
After the news came out of Aaron Rodgers' breakup with Olivia Munn, a variety of reactions were elicited on social media, but a certain Chicago-based football team decided that they were perhaps going to have a...

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<![CDATA[2017 Chicago Sports Yearbook: History-Making Moments]]> Wed, 14 Jun 2017 15:31:07 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/james+sports+pic.jpg
2016 was a banner year for Chicago sports, but 2017 is already shaping up to be one with plenty of history-making events, and we're keeping tabs on all the action in our Chicago Sports Yearbook.

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<![CDATA[Bears Waive Ego Ferguson]]> Fri, 31 Mar 2017 13:32:28 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-492704189.jpg
One of the big criticisms of the Chicago Bears over the last few years has been player development, and another high-profile draft pick is gone as Ego Ferguson has been waived by the team.

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<![CDATA[Chicago Sports Calendar: Spring 2017]]> Thu, 30 Mar 2017 15:34:02 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Chicago+Sports+Calendar+edit.jpg
To help you plan out your spring in the sports world, your friends at NBC have come up with a list of events that you need to check out over the next few months as the weather, and the competition, heats up.

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