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Thursday, Aug 14, 2014 at 9:27 AM
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By Associated Press

Bears' Allen Makes Debut Thursday

Bears' Allen Makes Debut Thursday

Chicago's prized free agent acquisition, Allen sat out last week's preseason opener against Philadelphia after missing practices because his wife gave birth to a girl. Read »

Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 4:45 PM
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By Peggy Kusinski

Emery Has Eye on Bears Defense Headed Into Draft

Emery Has Eye on Bears Defense Headed Into Draft

Bears General Manager Phil Emery says he continues to focus on rebuilding a Bears defense that was historically bad last season and will stay on that side of the ball, for the most part, during next week's... Read »

Sunday, Jan 12, 2014 at 8:36 PM
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By James Neveau

Bears Keep Tucker as Defensive Coordinator

Bears Keep Tucker as Defensive Coordinator

The Chicago Bears' defense went from one of the best in the NFL to one of the worst, but defensive coordinator Mel Tucker Jr will remain with the team next season. Read »

Monday, Dec 30, 2013 at 6:02 AM
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By James Neveau

Defensive Lapses Provide Fitting End for Lost Season in Chicago

The Chicago Bears' defense has gone from formidable to laughingstock in just one season, and Sunday's loss to the Green Bay Packers was just the icing on the cake. Read »

Monday, Dec 23, 2013 at 10:51 AM
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By James Neveau

Should Tucker Get the Axe for the Bears' Defensive Issues?

Should Tucker Get the Axe for the Bears' Defensive Issues?

Under Mel Tucker's guidance, the Chicago Bears' defense will likely give up over 1000 yards more this season than they did last year. Should he be fired for their shortcomings? Read »

Friday, Nov 22, 2013 at 7:22 AM
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By James Neveau

How Can the Bears Stop Rams RB Zac Stacy?

How Can the Bears Stop Rams RB Zac Stacy?

If the Chicago Bears are going to reverse their recent trend of allowing big days from running backs, then guys like Corey Wootton will need to step up against the St. Louis Rams. Read »

Tuesday, Nov 19, 2013 at 1:41 PM
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By James Neveau

Undisciplined Bears Commit 13 Penalties Against Ravens

Undisciplined Bears Commit 13 Penalties Against Ravens

If the Chicago Bears are going to be a serious contender for an NFC playoff berth, then they have to clean up their undisciplined play after a 13-penalty outing against the Baltimore Ravens Sunday. Read »

Friday, Sep 6, 2013 at 9:48 AM
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By Peggy Kusinski

Bears' Veteran Defense Rolls On

Bears' Veteran Defense Rolls On

The Bears offense may be new, but the defense should look familiar on Sunday against Cincinnati, with nine starters returning on a line that was ranked fifth overall in 2012. Read »

Friday, Aug 9, 2013 at 6:38 AM
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By Maggie Hendricks

Tucker GIving Melton a New Look

Tucker GIving Melton a New Look

At first glance, the Bears defense looks the same as the one coached by Rod Marinelli and Lovie Smith. They are still swarming at ball carriers. They still emphasize not just forcing turnovers, but scooping the... Read »

Friday, Jul 26, 2013 at 8:58 AM
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By Maggie Hendricks

Changes at Bears DT: Ellis Retires, Anderson Signed

Changes at Bears DT: Ellis Retires, Anderson Signed

The Bears signed Sedrick Ellis to give the defensive line some depth, but he forced them to make changes on the first day of camp. Ellis didn't report to camp, and told the Bears he intended to retire. In... Read »

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