Postgame Perspective: Foles shows why Bears coveted him in offseason
Sep 27, 2020
When the Bears traded for Nick Foles in March, they knew they were getting a veteran quarterback with an impressive résumé who possessed a familiarity with their offense and coaching staff. All of that paid off Sunday when Foles led the Bears to an improbable comeback victory.
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Chalk Talk: Who was last Bears lineman to catch pass?
Sep 24, 2020
Senior writer Larry Mayer discusses the last Bears offensive lineman to catch a pass, why more veterans are being rested during the practice week this season and if Tarik Cohen is lining up more at running back than he did last year.
Chalk Talk: Did Bears take foot off gas pedal Sunday?
Sep 22, 2020
Senior writer Larry Mayer discusses whether the Bears took their foot off the gas pedal in the second half against the Giants, the decision to attempt a 50-yard field goal late in last Sunday's game and how the Bears have fared after opening a season 2-0.
Postgame Perspective: Bears savor win over Giants
Sep 20, 2020
The Bears still have room to improve, but they're thrilled to be 2-0 after Sunday's 17-13 win over the Giants. "I don't care how you get it, 2-0 is delicious," said defensive tackle Akiem Hicks. "I'll eat that every day of the week and twice on Sunday."
Chalk Talk: Will Cole Kmet's role expand?
Sep 17, 2020
Senior writer Larry Mayer discusses whether rookie tight end Cole Kmet will receive more playing time, if Cairo Santos will practice kicking at Soldier Field during the week and whether David Montgomery deserves more credit for his performance against the Lions.
Allen Robinson addresses contract situation
Sep 16, 2020
One day after causing a stir by removing all Bears references from his social media accounts, receiver Allen Robinson II told reporters that he's focusing on his on-field performance and that his love for the team, its fans and the city "has never wavered."
Chalk Talk: Trubisky made history in Week 1 win
Sep 15, 2020
Senior writer Larry Mayer discusses Mitchell Trubisky accomplishing something last Sunday that's never been done before, how often the Bears have rallied from a 17-point deficit to win and if Trubisky took more snaps from under center against the Lions than he has in past seasons.
Chalk Talk: Can fans attend Bears road games?
Sep 12, 2020
Senior writer Larry Mayer discusses whether any of the Bears' road opponents are allowing fans to attend their games, why the Bears kept five tight ends on their roster and the last time a Bears coach won his first five games against an opponent.
Chalk Talk: How often have Bears opened vs. Lions?
Sep 08, 2020
Senior writer Larry Mayer discusses how many times the Bears have opened a season against the Lions, if Mitchell Trubisky's past success versus Detroit was a factor in him winning the quarterback competition and how much patience coach Matt Nagy will have with Trubisky.