Lovie Smith Building Elite Coaching Staff in Tampa Bay with the Buccaneers

For the most part, Lovie Smith was a successful head coach with the Chicago Bears. He put up four double-digit win campaigns in nine seasons, including a 10-6 record last year that was his final with the organization. He overlooked a Rex Grossman-led … [Read more...]

Lovie Smith to Tap Jeff Tedford as Offensive Coordinator If He Lands Head Coaching Job

It has been lost in CAL's lack of success in recent seasons, but former Berkeley head coach Jeff Tedford brought that program out of the doldrums and into the national spotlight during a seven-year stretch from 2003-2009 that saw the current and … [Read more...]

Training Camp: 5 Things to Watch as the Chicago Bears Head to Bourbonnais

Training camp is a wonderful time of year. It is the closest thing to real football that fans have had since the Super Bowl. Offseason minicamps just do not bring the same intensity without the pads. Training camp lets the linemen suit up and really … [Read more...]

Depth Perception: How Phil Emery Has Strengthened the Chicago Bears From its Core

Depth is one of the most important facets of a strong NFL team. It is one of the things that separates the good teams from the great ones. All of the top teams have great players that start, but the backups and the bench-warmers are what makes a team … [Read more...]

Chicago Bears: What they must do to contend for a Super Bowl in 2013

It is rare for any head coach to take his team to the Super Bowl, let alone a first-year coach. The Bears were playoff contenders almost every year under Lovie Smith, but they were only able to reach the Super Bowl once, losing to the Indianapolis … [Read more...]