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Defense struggles with penalties on G-Day

...Jordan Davis, who has been sidelined with a sprained knee, didn't play. ... NFL cornerback Tim Jennings, of the Chicago Bears, was among former players back at their old stomping grounds for G-Day. Jennings and Georgia men's basketball...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-04-12/defense-struggles-penalti
Falcons sign former Bears return specialist Devin Hester

...the team announced Thursday.Hester, 31, is a three-time Pro-Bowler who spent the past eight seasons with the Chicago Bears. Coming off a dismal 4-12 season, the Falcons are hoping he can bolster a unit that ranked 28th in the league in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-03-20/falcons-sign-former-bears-ret
Green Bay Packers sign Julius Peppers

...gotten a big jolt from a big name: Eight-time Pro Bowl defensive end Julius Peppers.The ex-Carolina Panthers and Chicago Bears defensive end signed a three-year deal with the Packers on Saturday morning, bringing one of the NFL's best pass-rushers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-03-15/green-bay-packers-sign-julius
Cowboys' DeMarcus Ware, 49ers' Carlos Rogers released

...sixth-round draft pick, and scheduled a visit with free-agent linebacker Dekoda Watson, a former South Aiken star. The Chicago Bears agreed to a five-year contract with former Raiders end Lamarr Houston and a two-year contract with former Steelers and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-03-11/cowboys-demarcus-ware-49ers-c
Denver Broncos follow regular routine before Super Bowl

...Natrone Heights, Pa., was working for an airline in Chicago and tending bar at night. He got to know members of the Chicago Bears, who supplied him with tickets early on."After three or four years, I said I have to do this every year," Henschel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-31/denver-broncos-follow-regular
What's in a great NFL nickname? - Super Bowl boom or bust

...Bowls.The best-ever moniker, "Monsters of the Midway," belonged to arguably the best defense ever, the 1985 Chicago Bears. The 1986 Giants "Big Blue Wrecking Crew" probably should have won more than one. Ditto, perhaps, for Miami's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-29/whats-great-nfl-nickname-supe
Colt co-owned by Falcons' assistant Mike Tice wins early Kentucky Derby prep

...Tice said. "He said, 'That's OK, I'm from Canada.'"Tice, the former Minnesota Vikings head coach and Chicago Bears assistant, was hired last week by the Falcons after being out of the game this season. In August, he correctly picked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-01-11/colt-co-owned-falcon
Atlanta Falcons cornerback Desmond Trufant is defensive rookie of the year

...including one playoff appearance.Most recently, the 54-year-old Tice served as offensive coordinator of the Chicago Bears in 2012. He was out of coaching this past season. 49ERS: The team is still practicing without cornerback Carlos...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-01-08/atlanta-falcons-cornerback-de
Green Bay quarterback Aaron Rodgers will return this week

...Sunday's game for the NFC North title against the Chicago Bears.Coach Mike McCarthy announced Thursday that Rodgers...Bears at Soldier Field."We're preparing for the Chicago Bears with Aaron Rodgers as our starting quarterback," McCarthy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2013-12-26/green-bay-quarterback-aaron-r
Overtime

...and two oversized Ferris-style observation wheels."I think it's the only place that's going to have the Chicago Bears at one end and Beyonce at the other end, and an arena in both places. It's a unique place; it's not like Kansas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2013-12-25/overtime