3 hrs ago
Windy City Gridiron
Chicago Bears vs San Francisco 49ers: A Look Inside The Numbers
We'll take a deeper look at the statistics, both individual and team, and also run down the playing time breakdown for the Chicago Bears after their thrilling win against the San Francisco 49ers. *The official NFL offensive snap count this week currently lists the blocked punt as an offensive play, so there may be a +1/-1 discrepancy in some of the snap counts.
4 hrs ago
Durkin: Bears Must Shuffle Deck In The Secondary
Last week, it was the Bears offense that was hit hard by injuries. This week, it's the defense's turn and, more specifically, the secondary.
20 hrs ago
Kyle Fuller helps turn game around for Bears
49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree misses a ball as Danny McCray tries for it as well and misses for an incomplete pass in the fourth quarter. SANTA CLARA, Calif.
Sun Sep 14, 2014
Chicago Bears May Have Found Defensive Spark to Contend with NFC Heavyweights
The Chicago Bears pulled off one of the more improbable wins of the young 2014 season, coming back from 17 points down in the first half to beat the San Francisco 49ers on the road for the first time since 1985. 's diving interception and Jared Allen's forced fumble kept the Bears alive in the first half, and rookie Kyle Fuller's two interceptions in the second half led to 14 points for Chicago, including the game-winning score in the fourth quarter.
Rapid Reaction: Chicago Bears
What it means: The Bears avoided significantly reducing their postseason chances, while preventing a fourth consecutive loss dating back to Dec. 22 of last season with their come-from-behind triumph over the 49ers. How big was this victory? Well, under the new playoff format, which started in 1990, just 12 percent of teams to start the season 0-2 advanced to the postseason.
49ers' Michael Crabtree has memorable birthday in Levi's Stadium opener
Michael Crabtree turned 27 on Sunday. The 49ers wide receiver celebrated in style, with 70,799 of his closest friends cheering his every move in the 49ers' first regular-season game at Levi's Stadium.
Charles Tillman Reportedly Suffers Torn Triceps
Nov 17, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman on the sidelines during the first quarter against the Baltimore Ravens at Soldier Field. Mandatory Credit: Rob Grabowski-USA TODAY Sports The Chicago Bears defense suffered what could be a major setback on Sunday Night, as starting cornerback Charles Tillman suffered a triceps injury and has been ruled out for the rest of the game.
Kaepernick throws early TD pass, 49ers lead Bears
San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick is tackled by Chicago Bears defensive end Lamarr Houston , cornerback Tim Jennings and free safety Ryan Mundy during the first quarter of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
The Press Democrat
Greg Roman says LaMichael James is a really good football player
Greg Roman was interviewed in the 49ers' auditorium Thursday afternoon. Here's a transcript courtesy of the 49ers' P.R. department.
BIO - " Tim Jennings
The cornerback and former Georgia Bulldog was a second round draft pick by the Indianapolis Colts in the 2006 NFL Draft and led that franchise to a win in Super Bowl XLI. He has been a two time Pro-Bowl selection and a Second-Team All Pro once .
Windy City Gridiron
The Bears Den: September 11, 2014 - Chicago Bears week 2 news and notes
Attempted Cutler makeover fizzling - Dan Bernstein: Sunday was a disaster in many ways, but Jay Cutler's dismissive turn at the postgame media session rankled Bears officials almost as much as the careless, reckless passes. Briggs wants Bears to rekindle old us-vs-world attitude - Mark Potash: Now the Trestman Bears are in a position where the Lovie Bears thrived - the whole world is against them.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Robert Woods Can Be as Important to Bills Offense as They Let Him Be
The Buffalo Bills are a running football team. He was the No. 2 receiver last year and appeared to be bumped down the depth chart when the team subtracted Stevie Johnson while adding Sammy Watkins and Mike Williams this offseason.
Tue Sep 09, 2014
Bears vs. 49'ers: First Look
SEPTEMBER 07: Colin Kaepernick #7 of the San Francisco 49ers runs the ball against the Dallas Cowboys in the second half at AT&T Stadium on September 7, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. The Chicago Bears' season got off to a rough start on Sunday in a 23-20 overtime loss to the Buffalo Bills, but the football gods clearly have no sympathy for them as a road trip to the West Coast looms in Week 2. The Bears will head to Santa Clara to help open the new Levi's Stadium, as the San Francisco 49'ers show off their new digs for the world.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Morris Daily Herald
Bears unprepared for Buffalo?
The Buffalo Bills aren't that bad of a football team. That was 2013's second-ranked running game the Bears saw Sunday, and the Bills boast one of the league's best defensive lines.
Brad Biggs' Bears film session
Quarterbacks Jay Cutler and EJ Manuel greet each other after the game at Soldier Field. The worst throw of the game by Jay Cutler was his pass back across the middle, sticking a pass in the midsection of 303-pound Kyle Williams for the first interception of the defensive tackle's career.
Sun Sep 07, 2014
Buffalo Bills vs. Chicago Bears: Twitter Analysis and Full Postgame Quotes
Not only did Marc Trestman's team lose to the lowly Buffalo Bills , 23-20, he lost three starters to injury in the process. Offensive linemen Roberto Garza and Matt Crazy how the Bears managed to start the same five offensive line starters for all 16 games of the 2013-14 season, and then they go out in the very next game and lose two guys in the first half.
Bills vs. Bears: 3 Key Players to a Chicago Victory
AUGUST 08: Ryan Mundy #21 of the Chicago Bears celebrates his first quarter interception of a pass by Nick Foles #9 of the Philadelphia Eagles during a preseason game at Soldier Field on August 8, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois. A game against the Buffalo Bills may not look that menacing on paper, but for the Chicago Bears on Sunday, getting their season off to a good start is going to be key as they attempt to give a rude welcome to their AFC East guests at Soldier Field.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Breaking down Bears-Bills matchups
Bears RT Jordan Mills, the lowest-rated player on a good offensive line last year, didn't play in the preseason because of problems with the left foot he broke in Week 17. He'll probably need help against Bills Pro Bowl DE Mario Williams, who had 13 sacks last year. "I don't think we'll see any ill effects of [Mills] not playing in the preseason," coordinator Aaron Kromer said.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Time for Bears 'D' to deliver starts with Bills
It's time for the Chicago Bears to put words to action and show that their rebuilt defense is ready to deliver as advertised. They host the Buffalo Bills in the season opener this week hoping the big makeover starts to pay big dividends and set a course to the playoffs for just the second time in eight years.
Vikings: Adrian Peterson's true odds on touchdown run: 100-1
Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson breaks free on fourth and one for a 19-yard run as he's tackled by Chicago Bears cornerback Tim Jennings in the fourth quarter as the Minnesota Vikings play the Chicago Bears at the Metrodome in Minneapolis on Sunday, December 1, 2013. Vikings won 23-20.