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Bears release 2014 preseason schedule


The Chicago Bears announced their opponents and weekends for the 2014 preseason on Wednesday. More>>

  • Chicago Bears 2013 Schedule

  • Preseason
    Fri. 8/9 Carolina Panthers @ Panthers L 24-17 7:00 p.m. WFLD-TV
    Thu. 8/15 San Diego Chargers Chargers W 33-28 7:00 p.m. ESPN
    Fri. 8/23 Oakland Raiders @ Raiders W 34-26 9:00 p.m. WFLD-TV
    Thu. 8/29 Cleveland Browns Browns L 18-16 7:00 p.m. WFLD-TV
    Regular Season
    Sun. 9/8 Cincinnati Bengals Bengals W 24-21 Noon CBS
    Sun. 9/15 Minnesota Vikings Vikings W 31-30 Noon FOX
    Sun. 9/22 Pittsburgh Steelers @ Steelers W 40-23 7:30 p.m. NBC
    Sun. 9/29 Detroit Lions @ Lions L 40-32 Noon FOX
    Sun. 10/6 New Orleans Saints Saints L 26-18 Noon FOX
    Thu. 10/10 New York Giants Giants W 27-21 7:25 p.m. NFL Network
    Sun. 10/20 Washington Redskins @ Redskins L 45-41 Noon FOX
         BYE WEEK    
    Mon. 11/4 Green Bay Packers @ Packers W 27-20 7:40 p.m. ESPN
    Sun. 11/10 Detroit Lions Lions L 21-19 Noon FOX
    Sun. 11/17 Baltimore Ravens Ravens W 23-20 Noon CBS
    Sun. 11/24 St. Louis Rams @ Rams L 42-21 Noon FOX
    Sun. 12/1 Minnesota Vikings @ Vikings L 23-20 Noon FOX
    Mon. 12/9 Dallas Cowboys Cowboys W 45-28 7:40 p.m. ESPN
    Sun. 12/15 Cleveland Browns @ Browns W 38-31 Noon FOX
    Sun. 12/22 Philadelphia Eagles @ Eagles   Noon FOX
    Sun. 12/29 Green Bay Packers Packers   Noon FOX

Bears claim Bellamy off waivers, sign Mulligan

The Chicago Bears have claimed wide receiver Josh Bellamy off waivers from the Washington Redskins, and signed free agent tight end Matthew Mulligan to a one-year deal. More>>

Bears agree to terms with CFL long snapper Rempel

The Chicago Bears agreed to terms with LS Chad Rempel More>>

Bears agree to deal with C de la Puente

The Chicago Bears have agreed to a one-year contract with free-agent center Brian de la Puente. More>>

Bears introduce Jared Allen at Monday press conference


The Chicago Bears introduced star defensive end Jared Allen Monday, who is by far the biggest addition to their revamped defense. More>>

AP Source: Jared Allen gets $15.5M from Bears


The Chicago Bears were looking to jolt their struggling defense. How does adding Jared Allen sound? More>>

Cowboys file complaint against Bears' Ratliff


The Dallas Cowboys have filed a complaint against Jay Ratliff and are seeking compensation from the defensive lineman. More>>

Falcons sign return specialist Devin Hester


The Atlanta Falcons have agreed to terms with return specialist Devin Hester. More>>

Cowboys sign DT Melton to incentive-laden deal


The Dallas Cowboys have signed defensive tackle Henry Melton to an incentive-laden one-year contract with the free agent coming off a major knee injury. More>>

Bears agree to 1-year deal with McManis


The Chicago Bears have agreed to a one-year contract with cornerback and special teams contributor Sherrick McManis. More>>

Bears terminate the contract of Earl Bennett


The Chicago Bears have terminated the contract of vested veteran WR Earl Bennett. More>>

Craig Steltz agrees to terms with Bears on 1-year deal


The Chicago Bears have agreed to terms with S Craig Steltz on a one-year contract. More>>

Bears sign S Danny McCray to 1-year deal


The Chicago Bears have agreed to terms with S Danny McCray on a one-year contract. More>>

Bears agree to 1-year deal with Idonije


The Chicago Bears have agreed to a one-year contract with former defensive lineman Israel Idonije. More>>

Packers pick up Peppers to perk up pass pressure


The Green Bay Packers defense has gotten a big jolt from a big name: Eight-time Pro Bowl defensive end Julius Peppers. More>>

Bears agree to 1-year deal with Tillman

The Chicago Bears have agreed to a one-year contract with two-time Pro Bowl cornerback Charles Tillman. More>>

Bears agree to deals with Young, Hixon


The Chicago Bears have agreed to a three-year contract with defensive end Willie Young and a one-year deal with receiver Domenik Hixon. More>>

GM Emery: Bears remain work in progress

The Chicago Bears released eight-time Pro Bowl defensive end Julius Peppers on Tuesday, one of several moves they made to reshape their struggling defense. More>>

Chicago Bears terminate the contract of DE Julius Peppers


The Chicago Bears have decided to part ways with defensive end Julius Peppers, terminating his contract. More>>

Bears sign DE Lamarr Houston

The Chicago Bears have agreed to terms with DE Lamarr Houston on a five-year contract. More>>

Bears sign Giants safety Ryan Mundy

The Chicago Bears have agreed to terms with S Ryan Mundy on a two-year contract. More>>

Bears sign LB D.J. Williams

The Chicago Bears agreed to terms with LB D.J. Williams on a one-year contract today. More>>

Bears sign Panthers LB Jordan Senn

The Chicago Bears have agreed to terms with LB Jordan Senn on a one-year contract. More>>

Bears cut RB Michael Bush

The Chicago Bears have released seven-year veteran running back Michael Bush. More>>

Michael Bennett says no to Bears and brother Martellus

Michael Bennett gambled last offseason that playing on a one-year deal in Seattle would pay off in the future with the long-term contract he always wanted. More>>

Bears agree to terms with DT Collins and QB Palmer

The Chicago Bears agreed to terms with DT Nate Collins and QB Jordan Palmer on one-year contracts. More>>

Devin Hester, Chicago Bears 'parting ways'

Record-setting returner Devin Hester says he will not be back with the Chicago Bears next season. More>>

Bears sign Jeremiah Ratliff to a 2-year deal

The Chicago Bears agreed to terms with DT Jeremiah Ratliff on a two-year contract. More>>

Bears part with P Podlesh

The Chicago Bears have cut punter Adam Podlesh, parting ways with the veteran after three seasons. More>>

Bears, Garza agree to deal


The Chicago Bears say they have agreed to a one-year contract with center Roberto Garza. More>>

Bears RB Forte talks 2014 season, scholarship charity

Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte joined Good Day on Wednesday to talk about the upcoming season as well as a new charity that gives scholarships to underprivileged high school students. More>>

Bears sign Boggs, Martin to 1-year deals

The Chicago Bears say they have re-signed center Taylor Boggs and safety Derrick Martin to one-year contracts. More>>

Bears staying with 4-3 scheme on defense

The Chicago Bears are sticking with a 4-3 scheme on defense. More>>

Bears agree to 1-year deal with DE Lane

The Chicago Bears have agreed to a one-year contract with defensive end Austen Lane. More>>

Bears bump Meyer to line coach, add Kim to staff

The Chicago Bears promoted Pat Meyer to offensive line coach Wednesday and added martial arts expert Joe Kim to their coaching staff. More>>

Bears GM Phil Emery's comments on Michael Sam

Bears General Manager  Phil Emery statement on Michael Sam More>>

Ex-Bears file lawsuit over ‘Super Bowl Shuffle' proceeds


‘‘We're not here to cause no trouble. We're just here to do the Super Bowl Shuffle. Uh huh.'' Un't uh. More>>

Bears add coaches Reggie Herring (LB) and Paul Pasqualoni (DL)

The Chicago Bears have hired Reggie Herring (linebackers) and Paul Pasqualoni (defensive line) to their coaching staff. More>>

Bears rookie G Kyle Long named to Pro Bowl

Bears rookie guard Kyle Long has been named to the NFL Pro Bowl, replacing San Francisco's Mike Iupati who will miss the game due to injury.

Bears CB Tim Jennings named to NFL Pro Bowl

Chicago Bears cornerback Tim Jennings has been added to the 2014 Pro Bowl roster.

Chicago Bear`s wide receiver, Alshon Jeffery, finalist for VIZIO TVP award


Chicago Bears' wide receiver, Alshon Jeffery, is among the top five finalists for the VIZIO Top Value Performer award. More>>

Bears defensive coordinator Tucker to return


The Chicago Bears have fired two defensive coaches and decided to bring back defensive coordinator Mel Tucker for next season. More>>

Former Bear Kozlowski named high school coach


Former Chicago Bears wide receiver Glen Kozlowski is the new football coach at a suburban Chicago high school. More>>

Happenings at Halas: Bears re-sign 3, Emery shoulders lack of depth


Despite injuries and not making the playoffs, Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler earned a franchise contract - seven years, each one expected to pay him upwards of $18 million. More>>

Report: Lovie Smith a top candidate for Bucs head coach


Former Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith may be headed back to the sidelines. More>>

Bears miss playoffs for 6th time in 7 seasons

Missing the playoffs for the sixth time in seven years, the Chicago Bears cleaned out their lockers Monday knowing plenty of them could be leaving Halas Hall for the last time. More>>

`Happenings at Halas`: Black Monday for the Bears


It's "Black Monday" according to the NFL calendar. The day coaches are fired, and the day teams that didn't make the play-offs clean out their lockers. More>>

Rodgers, Cobb lead Packers over Bears, 33-28

Aaron Rodgers fired a 48-yard touchdown pass to Randall Cobb in the final minute, and the Green Bay Packers beat the Chicago Bears 33-28 to capture the NFC North championship. More>>

WR Cobb active for Packers against Bears

Aaron Rodgers will have one of his favorite targets back for Green Bay's season finale against the Chicago Bears for the NFC North title. More>>

Bears agree to 4-year extension with K Gould


The Chicago Bears have agreed to a four-year contract extension with kicker Robbie Gould through the 2017 season, the team said Friday. More>>

Dionne Miller`s `Happening in Halas` - December 26


Aaron Rodgers hasn't played since being knocked out of week 9 against the Bears, but his broken collar bone apparently healed enough for him to start the final game of the season. More>>

Spotlight on Cutler with Bears eyeing playoffs


Aaron Rodgers is returning from a collarbone injury for the Packers, but there will be no shortage of eyes on Jay Cutler on Sunday. More>>

Bears sign WR Williams


The Chicago Bears say they have signed receiver Chris Williams from the New Orleans Saints practice squad. More>>

McCarthy not sure if Rodgers will start finale

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy isn't sure if quarterback Aaron Rodgers will start the team's winner-take-all NFC North matchup with the Chicago Bears on Sunday at Soldier Field. More>>

Bears try to put blowout loss behind them

The Chicago Bears let a chance to wrap up the NFC North slip away. No sense dwelling on it now. More>>

Bears blow chance to win division; get pounded by Eagles

Nick Foles threw two touchdown passes, LeSean McCoy ran for two scores and the Philadelphia Eagles routed the Chicago Bears 54-11 on Sunday night in a matchup of first-place teams with opposite stakes. More>>

Briggs' conditioning could be challenged

For Lance Briggs, it was a helpless feeling.  He couldn't run or lift weights for a while let alone suit up for the Chicago Bears as he tried to work his way back from a shoulder injury. All he could do is let it heal. More>>

Bears remain optimistic Briggs will play this week

The Chicago Bears remain optimistic Lance Briggs will play this weekend at Philadelphia. More>>

Dionne Miller`s `Happening in Halas` - December 18


Chicago Bear Brandon Marshall has never been to the playoff, but he isn't feeling any anxiety knowing he and the Bears control their own destiny heading into the final two games. More>>

61 yard field goal beats Lions; Puts Bears in first place

Justin Tucker's career-long 61-yard field goal with 38 seconds left lifted the Baltimore Ravens to an 18-16 win over the Detroit Lions in a Monday night matchup with major playoff implications. More>>

With QB debate over, Bears focus on playoff run

The great quarterback debate in Chicago is over. Now, the Bears can focus on a bigger issue, like the playoffs. More>>

Bears' CB Tillman to miss rest of season


Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman will miss the remainder of the season because of a torn right triceps. More>>

Bears LB Briggs will miss at least 1 more game


Chicago Bears linebacker Lance Briggs will miss at least one more game because of a fractured shoulder. More>>

Happenings at Halas: Jay Cutler cleared to play


Jay Cutler is cleared to play, so he will, ending any debate nationally and locally that Josh McCown should get another chance to build on his career-best performances. More>>

NFL flexes Bears-Eagles to night game

The NFL will move the matchup between Chicago and Philadelphia to the prime-time slot on Sunday, Dec. 22. More>>

Josh McCown has kept Bears in playoff race

Quarterback Josh McCown gave the Chicago Bears a fighting chance and it might be up to Jay Cutler to complete the job. More>>

Bears hammer Cowboys on Ditka's night

Josh McCown threw for three touchdowns and ran for another as the Chicago Bears beat the Dallas Cowboys 45-28 on Mike Ditka night at frigid Soldier Field

Illinois gives Ditka special license plates

The state of Illinois is honoring Chicago Bears legend Mike Ditka with his own special license plates. More>>

Blackhawks trade Beach to Rangers

The Chicago Blackhawks announced today that they have acquired forward Brandon Mashinter  from the New York Rangers in exchange for forward Kyle Beach More>>

Happenings at Halas: Cutler out for Dallas game


As the Bears returned to practice, Jay Cutler joined them, but remained very limited and was quickly ruled out for Monday night's game against Dallas. More>>

Trestman not backing away from field goal decision


A day later, Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman wasn't backing down. More>>

Vikings top Bears 23-20 in overtime Video included

Blair Walsh's 34-yard field goal with 1:43 left in overtime gave the Minnesota Vikings a 23-20 victory over the Chicago Bears on Sunday after both teams missed kicks in the extra period. More>>

Report: Long fined $7875 for scuffle/kick vs Rams

Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune is reporting that Bears guard, Kyle Long has been fined $7,875 for his part in a scuffle with St. Louis Rams defensive end William Hayes More>>

No extra pressure for Bears offense

The Chicago Bears offensive players say they do not feel any extra pressure going into Sunday's game. More>>

Bears' Cutler to remain sidelined this week


Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler will likely miss at least another game because of a high left ankle sprain. More>>

Happenings at Halas: November 21


"He sounds like a combination between Jesus and Ben Stiller." Martellus Bennett delivers again. More>>

For Bears' McCown, success is in details

To Josh McCown, his recent success is all in the details. More>>

NFL concussion suit moving to federal court


A concussion lawsuit filed by a former Chicago Bears quarterback against the NFL and Rosemont-based helmet maker Riddell is moving to federal court. More>>

Peppers shows spark for Bears

Corey Wootton had a feeling Julius Peppers was going to come up big in last week's game against the Ravens. More>>

Happenings at Halas: Kyle Long on playing his brother in upcoming game


Kyle Long has never been on the same football field with his brother Chris. More>>

Bears pitch in for storm victims

The Chicago Bears continue to pitch in to help storm victims in Illinois. More>>

Bears' Cutler out of hard cast

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is out of a hard cast and wearing a small brace on his injured left ankle. More>>

Chicago Bears players volunteer after tornadoes

Members of the Chicago Bears were in tornado-damaged parts of Illinois offering help. More>>

Bears waive snapper Jeremy Cain

The Chicago Bears have waived long snapper Jeremy Cain. More>>

Trestman: Injured Cutler remains Bears' No. 1 QB

Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman says Jay Cutler will not play this week but remains the team's No. 1 quarterback despite Josh McCown's strong play. More>>

Bears' defense showing signs it's coming together


Julius Peppers wreaked havoc again. More>>

Bears beat Ravens 23-20 in OT after long delay


The Chicago Bears had to wait out a long rain delay and put in extra time to come away with a much-needed win. More>>

'Happenings at Halas:' Jay Cutler sports a cast, Bears confident in McCown

Jay Cutler is in a hard cast as a precaution, providing more stability to his left ankle as he recovers from a high ankle sprain. He remains week to week. More>>

Dionne Miller's 'Happenings at Halas' - November 13

Brandon Marshall is done handing out his medical opinion when it comes to the health of his quarterback. More>>

Bears' defense leaky vs run game so far


Chicago Bears defensive coordinator Mel Tucker calls it more a matter of trust than physical failure. More>>

Former Bears receiver Hurd could get life on drug charge


Former Chicago Bear Sam Hurd is scheduled to be sentenced Wednesday after pleading guilty in April to one count of trying to buy and distribute large amounts of cocaine and marijuana. More>>

Cutler hurts ankle in Bears loss to Detroit

Jay Cutler insisted his groin was OK. It was the left ankle injury that really bothered him. More>>

Lions hold on for 21-19 victory over Bears

Calvin Johnson had two second-half touchdown receptions, Reggie Bush rushed for 105 yards and the Detroit Lions beat Jay Cutler and the Chicago Bears 21-19 on Sunday in a key matchup of NFC North rivals. More>>

New Mexico retires Urlacher's No. 44 jersey


New Mexico retired former Chicago Bears star Brian Urlacher's No. 44 jersey at halftime of the Lobos' game against Air Force on Friday night. More>>

Happenings at Halas: Jay Cutler returns to practice


Jay Cutler is back. He practiced Thursday, felt 100% and says the injury is completely behind him. More>>

Bears to know more about Cutler's status Thursday


Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler's status for this week's game against Detroit will likely come into clearer focus on Thursday as he recuperates from a groin injury. More>>

Happenings at Halas: Marshall calls for NFL culture change after bullying scandal


Marshall is always thoughtful when he talks, but you really saw his insight when he was asked about his former teammate Richie Incognito. More>>

McCown delivers, Bears jump to tie for first place

Dump Jay Cutler, go with Josh McCown? More>>

NFC North tied up at top at midpoint of season

Here are five things to know about the NFC North at the halfway point: More>>

Bears place WR Anderson on injured reserve

The Chicago Bears have placed receiver Joe Anderson on injured reserve because of an abdominal and groin injury and waived defensive tackle Zach Minter. More>>

Bears waive DT Minter


The Chicago Bears have waived defensive tackle Zach Minter. More>>

With Rodgers sidelined, Bears beat Packers 27-20


Josh McCown won the battle of the backups after Aaron Rodgers was hurt, getting lots of help from Brandon Marshall and Matt Forte to give the Chicago Bears a 27-20 win.

Packers prepare a Marshall plan for Bears WRs


Even without Jay Cutler, the Chicago Bears have a star receiver who can help make his backup look good. More>>

Week 9: Tom Padjen of Thornton Fractional South High School named Bears High School Coach of the Week


Tom Padjen of Thornton Fractional South High School in Lansing, IL was named the Chicago Bears High School "Coach of the Week" for Week 9. More>>

Packers prepare a Marshall plan for Bears WRs

Even without Jay Cutler, the Chicago Bears have a star receiver who can help make his backup look good. More>>

Cutler and wife Kristin Cavallari expecting again


Kristin Cavallari and her Chicago Bears quarterback husband Jay Cutler are  pregnant with their second baby. More>>

Bears not ruling out early return for Cutler

The Chicago Bears aren't ruling out an early return for injured quarterback Jay Cutler. More>>

Happenings at Halas: Cutler optimistic injury will be short-lived


For the second time in three seasons, Jay Cutler is sidelined during Packer week. But this time with the most significant pain he's experienced. More>>

Bears still plugging holes as bye week fades


Victories by the Green Bay Packers and Detroit Lions left the Bears a game back in the loss column at 4-3 More>>

Redskins' Meriweather hits back at Bears' Marshall


Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather says that "people who beat their girlfriends should be kicked out of the league" - a direct swipe at Chicago Bears receiver Brandon Marshall. More>>

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