Thursday, October 17, 2019

NFL Football

Bears notes: Hicks injury lingers over Bears’ loss to Raiders in London

Derek Carr | Akiem Hicks © Kirby Lee | 2019 Oct 6 LONDON — Overcoming the absence of Akiem Hicks and Roquan Smith, even for one of the NFL's top defenses, isn't a sustainable feat, apparently. Following the yeoman's-work-fueled victory...

Bears are banged up in London, but Raiders appear to be in even worse...

LONDON — We know the Bears will be down at least two starters on offense and no less than one on defense Sunday, but don't be surprised if the Oakland Raiders are in every bit as bad of...

Hub Arkush: NFL’s London games are a giant pain in the ‘arse’

One demand the NFL players should be making for their new collective bargaining agreement to begin in 2021 is to do away once and for all with these ridiculous in-season overseas trips that are designed to benefit no...

Greetings from London, where Bears will be arriving in less than 24 hours for...

NFL: Tottenham Hotspur Stadium V... © Kirby Lee | 2019 Jul 19 LONDON — After a swift express train trip from Heathrow to Paddington Station and an enjoyable Uber ride that included our first taste of this old and...

Quinton Spain heads back to Tennessee feeling right at home with Bills – The...

Quinton Spain thinks togetherness is critical on the offensive line. “When I was in Tennessee, that’s what it was about,” the Buffalo Bills’ left guard said Wednesday. “The more you hang out with each other, the better bond you...

Hub Arkush: Hard to imagine a story more puzzling than the Roquan Smith saga

I think I can speak for just about every member of the Chicago media and every Bears fan everywhere when I say, first and foremost, we certainly hope all is well with Roquan Smith and everyone he holds...

Roquan Smith dealing with a personal issue, out indefinitely

Per a report from ESPN, Chicago Bears linebacker Roquan Smith will be out indefinitely as he deals with what head coach Matt Nagy describes as a ‘personal issue.’ “Smith has not been acting like himself around the team facilities...

Only non-updates on Bears Monday regarding Mitch Trubisky’s injury, Roquan Smith’s personal issue

Matt Nagy wouldn't provide any update Monday on the status of QB Mitch Trubisky, who was knocked out of Sunday's win after only six snaps because of a left shoulder injury, or Roquan Smith, who missed the first...

Chase Daniel delivers in relief of injured starter Mitch Trubisky in Bears win vs....

The Bears entered Sunday without five starters, an almost unheard of level of attrition in Week 4 for what's been a charmed team under Matt Nagy, then quickly lost embattled QB Mitch Trubisky to a left shoulder injury...