Chris Conte won't join Bears' safety battle until later
Still not fully recovered from surgery on his right shoulder in March, the maligned Bears safety will start training camp on the physically unable to perform list and, general manager Phil Emery said Wednesday, will miss at least the first preseason game.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
QB Cutler busy tempering expectations
Last year, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler arrived at Olivet Nazarene University in a sleek sport-utility vehicle, what someone drives when he wants to make an impression - the perfect metaphor for Cutler's contract season of 2013.
Adrian Wilson in the mix to start
Chicago's signing of veteran safety Adrian Wilson in June slipped past some observers, with the pundits paying attention believing the team acquired a player no longer capable of consistently performing at a high level.
5 Bold Predictions for the Chicago Bears During Training Camp
Training camp is on the horizon for the Chicago Bears, and there are a number of battles to keep an eye on this summer.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Chicago Bears: 2014 safety position preview
As my colleague speculated a few weeks ago , Brock Veeren is slated with the starters as training camp is set to begin on Friday.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Chicago Bears Training Camp Preview: Safeties
No other positional group was more maligned in 2013 than the Chicago Bears safeties and rightfully so.
Predicting the Winner of the Chicago Bears' Biggest Training Camp Battles
Predictions in the NFL are about as common as a slightly funny yet annoying fantasy football team name.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Can Brock Vereen Start Week One?
Sep 28, 2013; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Golden Gophers defensive back Brock Vereen celebrates after intercepting a pass in the second half against the Iowa Hawkeyes at TCF Bank Stadium.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
So many questions to answer about Bears' safeties
This is the 10th in a series of Bears position breakdowns by the Chicago Football staff leading up to the start of training camp July 25 in Bourbonnais.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Camp preview: Chicago Bears
Cutler after the big-money contract: Lost in all the anticipation for the upcoming season seems to be an undercurrent of skepticism regarding whether quarterback Jay Cutler is worth -- or whether he'll eventually prove he's worth -- the seven-year deal signed in January worth $126.7 million.
Durkin: Rookie Spotlight - Brock Vereen
An old adage says there's safety in numbers. When it comes to safety play in Chicago, the Bears beg to differ with that hypothesis.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
New Bears on the Block: Ryan Mundy
NOVEMBER 10: Cooper Taylor #30 of the New York Giants is congratulated after he scored a touchdown on a blocked punt by teammates Ryan Mundy #21 and Charles James #37 in the first quarter against the Oakland Raiders at MetLife Stadium on November 10, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
2014 Chicago Bears Training Camp Profile: Marcus Trice
It is no secret that the Chicago Bears need to have a much improved defense this upcoming season.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
New Bears on the Block: M.D. Jennings
NOVEMBER 28: Reggie Bush #21 of the Detroit Lions tries to get around the tackle of M.D. Jennings #43 of the Green Bay Packers after a second quarter reception at Ford Field on November 28, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Former Steeler Ryan Mundy To Hold Local Youth Football Camp
Former Steelers defensive back and Pittsburgh native Ryan Mundy joined Chris Mueller on Thursday to promote the Breaston-Mundy Youth Clinic.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Chicago Bears Roster Battle Review: Safety
Nov 24, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Rams running back Benny Cunningham is tackled by Chicago Bears free safety Chris Conte during the second half at the Edward Jones Dome.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
Pre-camp check: Safety
Safety Chris Conte, who has missed all of the Bears' 2014 offseason work so far, hopes to return healthy and in time for training camp in late July.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Bears secondary focusing on moving on from last season's struggles
So when it comes to defending a secondary that was among the NFL's worst last season, the Bears' defensive backs coach won't pin everything on a unit he admits didn't do a very good job holding up its end of the bargain in 2013.