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Mitchell Trubisky went “zero dark 10” on social media

Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky said recently that he wants to make those who doubt him “eat their words” and he’s taken a step to avoid hearing from some of those people during the 2018 season. Trubisky referenced his jersey number on Thursday when he said that he’s gone “zero dark 10” on social media. Trubisky [more]

Allen Robinson feels “100 percent” as Bears camp opens

The Bears signed wide receiver Allen Robinson as a free agent with hopes that last year’s torn ACL would not prevent him from getting on the field right away in 2018. So far, so good. Robinson avoided the physically unable to perform list when the Bears opened camp on Thurday and the wideout declared himself [more]

Bears promising a more physical training camp

New Bears coach Matt Nagy is young (40), and the latest coach to come with the label of “offensive mastermind.” But before he can start drawing all his fancy Xs and Os, his first priority is to toughen the Bears up a bit, which means a more physical training camp (such that the new rules [more]

Allen Robinson apparently ready to go in Bears camp

The Bears might not have their first-round pick under contract as they begin camp, but they should have their high-profile free agent acquisition on the field. Via Tom Pelissero of the NFL Network, Bears coach Matt Nagy said he didn’t think any of his players would need to start camp on the physically unable to [more]

Bears optimistic Roquan Smith will be in camp soon

The Bears became the second team to open training camp when veterans reported to work on Thursday, but the team’s top draft choice remains absent. Linebacker Roquan Smith did not report with the rest of the team’s rookies on Tuesday and remains away from the team because he has yet to sign a contract. At [more]

Roquan Smith standoff likely less about offsets, more about structure

Bears linebacker Roquan Smith is one of the seven unsigned top-10 draft picks. With his team among the first to report for training camp, Smith becomes the first 2018 rookie to not show up. So what’s the issue? The renewed wrestling match over offset language, as one league source explained it to PFT, is more [more]

Mitchell Trubisky: Hopefully I make people eat their words

Mitchell Trubisky plays in the same division with Aaron Rodgers, Kirk Cousins and Matthew Stafford. Rodgers has won two league MVP awards and a Super Bowl MVP; Stafford is a former No. 1 overall draft choice who has passed for more than 4,000 yards seven consecutive seasons; and Cousins signed a three-year, $84 million fully [more]

Mitchell Trubisky: Bears offense is more complex, but easier to execute than last year

Mitchell Trubisky arrived at Bears training camp on Monday to continue the preparations for his second NFL season and first year as the established starter at quarterback. With Matt Nagy in as head coach and offensive mastermind, Trubisky won’t be working with the same playbook that he had as a rookie. How well Trubisky will [more]

Bears first-rounder Roquan Smith unsigned, not reporting yet

Bears linebacker Roquan Smith is one of the 14 remaining draft picks without a contract, which wouldn’t ordinarily a cause for panic in mid-July. Except for the fact the Bears rookies report to camp today. Via Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, the first-rounder is not among the players reporting today, and won’t until he [more]

Former NFL tight end Desmond Clark rails against doctors employed by teams

Desmond Clark spent 12 seasons playing football in the NFL for the Denver Broncos, Miami Dolphins and Chicago Bears. Now retired from football, Clark is working in the financial sector as an advisor. However, he has a sore spot when it comes to reflecting on his career in football. In an interview with Mark Carman [more]

Kyle Long says Bears have “taken the training wheels off” Mitchell Trubisky

Bears quarterback Mitchell Trubisky had a quiet rookie season, or quiet compared to the other two quarterbacks selected in the first round. New coach Matt Nagy and offensive coordinator Mark Helfrich are expected to demand more of Trubisky this season, and the Bears are confident Trubisky is ready to take a similar step that Jared [more]

Prince Amukamara has set a high goal for himself

It’s one thing to have career goals. It’s another thing to expect to surpass your entire career’s production in a single season. Via Dan Wiederer of the Chicago Tribune, Bears cornerback Prince Amukamara was asked what he hoped to accomplish this year. “I’m really looking for a 10-pick season,” Amukamara replied. The 29-year-old Amukamara has [more]

Ravens rookies report to camp today

For one team, summer vacation is over, and the season has begun. The Ravens are the first team to report to training camp, with rookies reporting to the team facility today. Their veterans aren’t due until next Wednesday, giving them a little more rest. The early start is because they play in the Hall of [more]

Jordan Howard on dropped passes: I’m going to fix it

There was a point in the offseason when there was trade chatter around Bears running back Jordan Howard, but no deal ever happened and coach Matt Nagy said that he is prepared to have Howard as the team’s featured back again this season. Nagy and others have also spent some a good amount of time [more]

Jay Cutler doesn’t sound interested in another broadcasting job

When Jay Cutler came out of retirement to play for the Dolphins last year, he walked away from a FOX broadcasting job. Now that he’s out of football again, he doesn’t sound all that interested in getting back into broadcasting. Cutler is on TV now, but as the sidekick to his wife, Kristin Cavallari, on [more]

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