Analysis and Commentary

Thoughts On Michael Sam, His Announcement, and Phil Emery's Response

Thoughts On Michael Sam, His Announcement, and Phil Emery’s Response

What Michael Sam’s announcement means for football, and what it might mean for the Bears.

Charles Tillman Wins a Major Award and Other Super Bowl Bullets

Charles Tillman Wins a Major Award and Other Super Bowl Bullets

Would you want your team to make the game and lose, or just not make it at all? Plus, what Seattle’s win means for the Bears, and more.

Offseason Review: Interior Linemen, Part 2

Offseason Review: Interior Linemen, Part 2

The Bears hit the free agency lottery with one guard, and the draft lottery with another.

Offseason Review: Interior Linemen, Part 1

Offseason Review: Interior Linemen, Part 1

Today’s post looks at the two centers on the roster, including the longest-tenured offensive Bear. (That’s a Bear who plays offense, not a Bear that’s rude and/or uncouth.)

Offseason Review: The Ball Carriers

Offseason Review: The Ball Carriers

Matt Forte was really, really good; Michael Bush struggled in a reduced role, and more.

Offseason Review: The Last Line of the Defense, Part 2

Offseason Review: The Last Line of the Defense, Part 2

Continuing Wednesday’s look at the safety position with three players who are hitting the open market, including one starter.

Offseason Review: The Last Line of the Defense, Part 1

Offseason Review: The Last Line of the Defense, Part 1

Today’s focus is on the two safeties currently under contract for 2014, including a player many of you are probably tired of seeing.

Offseason Review: The Edge Protectors, Part 2

Offseason Review: The Edge Protectors, Part 2

Today I look at a surprising rookie, as well as two players who didn’t see the field in 2013.

Offseason Review: The Edge Protectors, Part 1

Offseason Review: The Edge Protectors, Part 1

Today’s look at offensive tackles includes last year’s biggest free agent acquisition, a player who was used in an intriguing role, and an incredibly raw prospect

Offseason Review: The Defensive Ends, Part 2

Offseason Review: The Defensive Ends, Part 2

A look at why Shea McClellin underperformed, the importance of Corey Wootton’s versatility, and rookie Cornelius Washington.