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Jon Hoke to help run South Carolina's defense

...under Gamecocks coach Steve Spurrier. He has spent the past 13 seasons coaching in the NFL with the Houston Texans and Chicago Bears.Spurrier called on Hoke to improve a South Carolina defense that had slipped to next-to-last in the Southeastern...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-02-09/jon-hoke-help-run-south-c
Late college football coaching changes expose flaw in early signing period

...I'm hurt as hell" after it was announced Thursday that Buckeyes running backs coach Stan Drayton was leaving for the Chicago Bears.Du'Vonta Lampkin, a defensive lineman from Houston who signed with Texas, tweeted Friday "Guess I was lied to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-02-06/late-college-football-coa
Seattle's defense is being touted as among best in NFL history

...groups on that side of the ball in NFL history.The Seahawks are the first team since coach Buddy Ryan's 1985-86 Chicago Bears to give up the fewest points per game and fewest yards per game in back-to-back seasons.They're also the first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-01-30/seattles-defense-being-touted
Dan Quinn brings personal touch to Seahawks defense

...in league history to lead the NFL in scoring defense in three straight seasons. They were the first team since the Chicago Bears in 1985-86 to lead the league in total defense and scoring defense in consecutive seasons. The numbers Seattle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-01-25/dan-quinn-brings-personal-tou
Reports: Kyle Shanahan to become Falcons' offensive coordinator

...championship" to Denver, Elway said in a statement.? John Fox was not backing down from the challenge as the Chicago Bears' new coach.No matter how tough it is, he was not shying away."I'm looking forward to this challenge," Fox...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-01-19/reports-kyle-shanahan-become-
Aging players give teams run for their money

...insight about his strengths and weaknesses after the two faced each the previous season when Peppers played for the Chicago Bears."I know David was thankful for that," McCarthy said.The Seahawks have been grateful they took a chance with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-01-14/aging-players-give-teams-run-
Bill Belichick comes to Pete Carroll's defense

...become head coach of the Washington Redskins, Hoke joined the Houston Texans staff as secondary coach. He joined the Chicago Bears staff in 2009 and remained in Chicago until this season,Hoke is set to make around $700,000 annually, according...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-02-04/bill-belichick-comes-pete-car
Seattle's defense not up to challenge

...Sunday night, came when giving up 24 or more.The Seahawks were the first team since coach Buddy Ryan's 1985-86 Chicago Bears to give up the fewest points per game and fewest yards per game in back-to-back seasons.They were also the first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2015-02-01/seattles-defense-not-challeng
Jets, Bears fire coaches, GMs after dismal seasons

...the team relevant in some respects."But, in the end, there were not enough wins to back up all the talk.The Chicago Bears also made sweeping changes Monday, firing general manager Phil Emery and coach Marc Trestman after missing the playoffs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-12-29/jets-bears-fire-coaches-gms-a
Michaux: NFC South is NFL's stepchild

...other lowly NFL teams not fortunate enough to reside in the NFC South are throwing shade at the situation, The 5-8 Chicago Bears ? eliminated from any playoff hope but looking to go 3-1 against the NFC South ? are amused by the significance of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nfl/2014-12-13/michaux-nfc-south-nfls-stepch