<![CDATA[NBC Chicago - Grizzly Detail | The Chicago Bears NFL Football Blog]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcchicago.com/blogs/grizzly-detail http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/5-Chicago-Blue.png NBC Chicago http://www.nbcchicago.com en-us Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:36:44 -0500 Thu, 30 Jul 2015 16:36:44 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Bears Arrive in Bourbonnais for Training Camp]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 19:55:39 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000013513851_1200x675_493706307874.jpg
The Chicago Bears are in Bourbonnais for training camp and this year there is a new kind of excitement as new coach John Fox will be leading the team. NBC Chicago’s Peggy Kusinski reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Kevin White Placed on PUP List ]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 21:00:57 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/kevin+white+bears.jpg
The Chicago Bears have high hopes for wide receiver Kevin White this season, but those dreams have been put on hold as the rookie has been placed on the preseason Physically Unable to Perform list.

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<![CDATA[Offseason Recap: Green Bay Packers]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 14:03:36 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/160*120/107542711.jpg
The Green Bay Packers are a team that traditionally reloads with homegrown talent, and they will be looking to do so again this season as they replace a couple of veterans who signed elsewhere.

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<![CDATA[Bears Position Overview: Defensive Line]]> Wed, 29 Jul 2015 14:00:29 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/164*120/458725606+-+Copy.jpg
The Chicago Bears are reporting to Bourbonnais for training camp this week, and Grizzly Detail continues its look at the roster by examining the defensive line situation.

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<![CDATA[Bears Sign David Carter, A.J. Cruz to Contracts]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 16:05:20 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-168333039.jpg
The Chicago Bears announced the signings of defensive lineman David Carter and wide receiver A.J. Cruz on Tuesday, just ahead of the team's training camp.]]>
<![CDATA[Offseason Recap: Detroit Lions ]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:55:52 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-471748498+%281%29.jpg
As the Chicago Bears prepare for the 2015 season, we're taking a look at what other teams in the NFC North have done, and we begin that process by examining the Detroit Lions.]]>
<![CDATA[Bears Position Overview: Quarterback]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 11:26:40 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Cutler+after+vikings+loss.jpg
With training camp set to begin this week, Grizzly Detail will take a look at the Chicago Bears' positional depth charts before the team meets up in Bourbonnais.]]>
<![CDATA[Bears Training Camp to Begin With New Fan Experience]]> Sun, 26 Jul 2015 11:29:50 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000013460449_1200x675_491389507721.jpg
The Chicago Bears training camp begins Thursday in Bourbonnais, and this year's camp will feature new events just for fans.]]>
<![CDATA[Cutler Draws Negative Reaction in New Quarterback Ranking ]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 11:54:47 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/173*120/460514190.jpg
A new ranking of the NFL's quarterback by league insiders will do little to change the minds of Jay Cutler haters, as the Chicago Bears quarterback ranks in the bottom half in the league.

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<![CDATA[Vince Vaughn, Brett Favre Bring Football Rivalry to ESPYs Stage]]> Thu, 16 Jul 2015 10:03:59 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/170*120/GettyImages-480854136.jpg
Leave it to Vince Vaughn to represent Chicago sports on a national stage.

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<![CDATA[Report: Favre Wanted to Join Bears in 2008]]> Wed, 15 Jul 2015 14:16:52 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/174*120/080708-brett_favre-p14.jpg
Brett Favre spent nearly two decades as Public Enemy Number One for Chicago Bears fans, but according to a new report, the quarterback wanted to come to the Windy City during the 2008 offseason.

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<![CDATA[Bears Single-Game Tickets Go On Sale This Week ]]> Mon, 13 Jul 2015 13:01:15 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/193*120/774471373.jpg
Want to get in on the action at Soldier Field this season? Individual game tickets will go on sale later this week for all Chicago Bears home games.

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<![CDATA[Al's Beef Brings Back Da Ditka Dog]]> Fri, 10 Jul 2015 17:05:32 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/181*120/998870_494946410594167_1747372216_n.jpg
Just in time for National Hot Dog Month, Da Coach's "Spicy Jumbo Ditka Dog" is back at Al's Italian Beef.

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<![CDATA[Study: Bears Fans Rank #6 in NFL in Loyalty Ranking]]> Fri, 10 Jul 2015 15:23:39 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-459728193.jpg
The Chicago Bears have one of the most loyal fanbases in the NFL, but how do they stack up against their most storied rivals?]]>
<![CDATA['85 Bears Players Shuffle to Taste of Chicago]]> Fri, 10 Jul 2015 10:51:16 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/160*120/dan+hampton+9.8.10.jpg
Bears fans might want to shuffle down to the Taste of Chicago Saturday.]]>
<![CDATA[Cutler Defends Wife After "Chicago's Just Not Home" Comment]]> Mon, 22 Jun 2015 10:35:18 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/111028640.jpg
Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler defended his wife Kristin Cavallari after she was quoted in a recent interview saying “Chicago’s just not home.”

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<![CDATA[Newspaper Credits Bears With Stanley Cup Title]]> Wed, 17 Jun 2015 13:27:59 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/cutler+cup+2.jpg
The Chicago Blackhawks may have won the Stanley Cup, but one newspaper didn't exactly give them credit for their championship.]]>
<![CDATA[Cutler on Hawks: "Hopefully We Can Catch Up"]]> Wed, 17 Jun 2015 09:10:52 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Cutler+after+vikings+loss.jpg
Jay Cutler knows what the Blackhawks’ Stanley Cup victory means for Chicago, and he’s hoping the Bears can catch up to their icy counterparts’ success.]]>
<![CDATA[Illinois Couple Has Bears-Themed Wedding]]> Mon, 15 Jun 2015 12:03:49 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/WMAQ_000000012849412_1200x675_464607811771.jpg
For an Illinois couple's wedding Saturday, it was something old, something new, something orange and something blue. Jack and Latisha Luy are big fans of the Chicago Bears and their wedding had a full football...]]>
<![CDATA[Kristin Cavallari: "Chicago's Just Not Home"]]> Fri, 12 Jun 2015 06:26:13 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/111028640.jpg
Chicago Bears fans aren’t always happy with quarterback Jay Cutler, and apparently, the Cutlers aren’t happy with Chicago.

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<![CDATA[Bears to Open Camp July 30 ]]> Mon, 01 Jun 2015 15:18:28 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/160*120/1031752214.jpg
The Chicago Bears will return to Bourbonnais for training camp this season, and their first practice has been scheduled for July 30 at Olivet Nazarene University.

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<![CDATA[Ex-49er McDonald Arrested Again]]> Thu, 28 May 2015 08:40:00 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/th-may-25-ray-mcdonald-mug.jpg
Ex-San Francisco 49ers lineman Ray McDonald was arrested for the second time this week on Wednesday afternoon, this time for violating a restraining order, according to the Santa Clara Police...

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<![CDATA[George McCaskey Disusses Ray McDonald Arrest]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 13:20:47 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/web-may-25-ray-mcdonald-mug.jpg
In his first interview since Ray McDonald's arrest and release by the Chicago Bears, team chairman George McCaskey expressed remorse for the signing and confidence in Ryan Pace's job performance.

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<![CDATA[Martellus Bennett Skips OTA Workouts at Halas Hall]]> Wed, 27 May 2015 12:10:43 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/162*120/459183898.jpg
With rumors swirling that he's dissatisfied with his contract status, Chicago Bears tight end Martellus Bennett was a no-show at the team's OTA workouts on Wednesday morning.

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<![CDATA[Bears Release Ray McDonald ]]> Mon, 25 May 2015 15:48:05 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/th-may-25-ray-mcdonald-mug.jpg
Just two months after signing him to a contract, the Chicago Bears have released defensive end Ray McDonald after he was arrested Monday morning on domestic abuse and child endangerment charges.]]>
<![CDATA[Ray McDonald Arrested on Domestic Violence Charge]]> Tue, 26 May 2015 02:53:11 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/ray+mcdonald+getty.jpg
Former San Francisco 49er-turned-Chicago Bear Raymond McDonald walked out of a Santa Clara County jail in San Jose on Monday afternoon after posting bail for a domestic violence arrest in Northern California.

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<![CDATA[Crews Install New Scoreboards at Soldier Field]]> Wed, 20 May 2015 19:03:37 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/soldier-field-scoreboard-1.jpg
The Chicago Bears say the new displays will have the best picture quality in the NFL.]]>
<![CDATA[Rodgers Fails Wis. Question on "Celebrity Jeopardy!"]]> Wed, 13 May 2015 12:02:01 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/217*120/Aaron+Rodgers+110513.jpg
Looks like there’s more than just cheese inside Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers’ head.

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<![CDATA[JayCav Expecting Another Baby]]> Tue, 12 May 2015 06:30:51 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/1110312873.jpg
Looks like there’s another baby Cutler on the way.

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<![CDATA[Bears Sign Grasu to Four-Year Contract ]]> Fri, 08 May 2015 09:41:16 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/177*120/460966336.jpg
The Chicago Bears signed center Hroniss Grasu to a four-year contract Friday, meaning that all six 2015 draft picks are now under contract.]]>
<![CDATA[Bears Sign Kevin White and Eddie Goldman to Deals]]> Wed, 06 May 2015 12:30:05 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/bears-kevin-white.jpg
The Chicago Bears continued their quest to get all six of their drafted players under contract before rookie mini-camp this weekend, signing WR Kevin White and DT Eddie Goldman to four year deals.

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<![CDATA[Bears Sign Three Picks to Contracts ]]> Tue, 05 May 2015 18:54:15 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/160*120/soldier-field-paint.jpg
The Chicago Bears agreed to terms with three of their 2015 draft picks on Tuesday evening, signing Tayo Fabuluje, Adrian Amos, and Jeremy Langford to four-year contracts.]]>
<![CDATA[NFL Draft: Evaluating the NFC North ]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 13:19:24 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Hroniss-Grasu.jpg
The NFC North improved quite a bit at the NFL Draft over the weekend, but which players stood out most and which players left us scratching our heads?

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<![CDATA[NFL Draft: Bears Positional Update ]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 13:05:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/bears+nfl+draft.jpg
Following the NFL Draft in Chicago, we take a look at which positions the Chicago Bears got stronger at, and which ones they still need to address as the season approaches.

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<![CDATA[White Hilariously Fails Bears Quiz]]> Mon, 04 May 2015 09:52:24 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/kevin+white+peggy.jpg
New Bear Kevin White gets quizzed on his team knowledge by NBC Chicago's Peggy Kusinski.]]>
<![CDATA[NFL Draft: Grading the Bears' Picks ]]> Sun, 03 May 2015 14:06:16 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/bears+nfl+draft.jpg
The Chicago Bears have finished their picking in the NFL Draft, and with six new picks to dissect, we give out our grades on the selections in G.M. Ryan Pace's first performance with the team.

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<![CDATA[Bears Take Fabuluje in NFL Draft ]]> Sat, 02 May 2015 15:02:00 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/tayo+fabuluje.jpg
The Chicago Bears continued to bolster their offensive line in the sixth round of the NFL Draft, taking TCU tackle Tayo Fabuluje.

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<![CDATA[Bears Pick Adrian Amos in Fifth Round ]]> Sat, 02 May 2015 13:13:56 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/adrian+amos+getty.jpg
The Chicago Bears added another safety to the mix on Saturday at the NFL Draft, selecting Adrian Amos out of Penn State in the fifth round.

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<![CDATA[Bears Pick Jeremy Langford in Fourth Round ]]> Sat, 02 May 2015 11:45:46 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/jeremy+langford+getty.jpg
The Chicago Bears grabbed a running back in the fourth round for the second consecutive year on Saturday, drafting Jeremy Langford out of Michigan State.

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<![CDATA[Bears Draft Hroniss Grasu With Third Round Pick ]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 21:07:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Hroniss-Grasu.jpg
The Chicago Bears looked to solidify their offensive line in the third round of the NFL Draft Friday night, selecting University of Oregon center Hroniss Grasu.

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<![CDATA[Bears Draft Eddie Goldman in Round Two ]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 19:18:25 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Eddie+Goldman.jpg
The Chicago Bears went with a defensive tackle in the second round for the second year in a row, snagging Eddie Goldman from Florida State.

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<![CDATA[As It Happened: 2015 NFL Draft, Rounds 2 & 3]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 22:25:25 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/471689988.jpg
After an action-packed first round of the NFL Draft, things get back underway Friday night as the second and third rounds take place.]]>
<![CDATA[Kevin White Takes It All In, Says He's Ready for NFL]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 17:30:08 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/bears-kevin-white.jpg
The Bears' new Wide Receiver insisted he won't forget where he's come from, and says he loves when someone tells him, "You can't do it."

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<![CDATA[Getting to Know Bears WR Kevin White ]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 11:57:40 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/464086532.jpg
Chicago Bears wide receiver Kevin White may have had only one big-time season of college football success, but his journey suggests that he is hardly a one-hit wonder.]]>
<![CDATA[NFL Draft: Bears, Lions Shine on Day One]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 10:19:53 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/draft-nfl-chicago.jpg
The NFC North saw all four teams make picks on Thursday, but which teams did the best job on the first day of the NFL Draft?]]>
<![CDATA[Did the Bears Get It Right With Kevin White?]]> Fri, 01 May 2015 10:01:40 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/flash+survey+new.jpg
Did the Bears get it right with their first round draft pick Kevin White? Vote here.]]>