Chicago Bears Preseason Wrap: The Good, Bad & Ugly

Chicago Bears Preseason Wrap: The Good, Bad & Ugly

The Bears finished the 2015 preseason with a 3-1 record but as always in training camp, past performance is not always a good indicator of future results. Due to draft failures of the past two general manager administrations, Jerry Angelo’s and Phil Emery’s, the Bears have been relying on the free agent market to fill holes. This has led to this team being one of the oldest in the NFL.

The Bears currently also lack talent and depth at key positions as John Fox heads into his first season as head coach but there are also some positives though to look forward to. Here’s a look at a few from both sides of the equation…

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Chicago Bears: Ranking Their No. 1 Draft Picks Since 2000

Chicago Bears: Ranking Their No. 1 Draft Picks Since 2000

The Chicago Bears have mostly struggled with their first round picks which is a main reason why they’ve only appeared in the playoffs four times since 2000

Bears vs. Steelers Sunday Night Showdown: 3 Bold Predictions

Bears vs. Steelers Sunday Night Showdown: 3 Bold Predictions

The 2-0 Chicago Bears travel to Pittsburgh for a prime time Sunday Night Football match-up against the 0-2 Steelers. Nostr-Thomas steps out with his bold predictions.

Chicago Bears Preseason Recap: 5 Biggest Disappointments

Chicago Bears Preseason Recap: 5 Biggest Disappointments

While the Chicago Bears had a successful 2013 preseason in many ways there were a few aspects of the team that were disappointing this summer.

Chicago Bears Preseason Recap: 5 Pleasant Surprises

Chicago Bears Preseason Recap: 5 Pleasant Surprises

With the Cincinnati Bengals next up in Week 1 of the NFL schedule, here are five positives the Chicago Bears can take away from the 2013 preseason.

Bears vs. Raiders Preseason Game: 5 Things We Learned

Bears vs. Raiders Preseason Game: 5 Things We Learned

In preseason game No. 3 the Chicago Bears dominated the first half then held off an Oakland Raiders rally for a 34-26 victory.

 

2013 Chicago Bears Training Camp Report: Rise of the Rookies

2013 Chicago Bears Training Camp Report: Rise of the Rookies

All six of Phil Emery‘s 2013 draft picks have a legitimate shot of making the 53 man Chicago Bears roster, with a couple positioned to big impacts this season.

 

Chargers vs. Bears Preseason Game: 5 Things We Learned

Chargers vs. Bears Preseason Game: 5 Things We Learned

The Chicago Bears took an early 20-0 lead behind the first- and second-teams before hanging on to win 33-28 over the San Diego Chargers

 

Chargers-Bears Preseason Game: 5 Things To Watch For

Chargers-Bears Preseason Game: 5 Things To Watch For

On Thursday night the San Diego Chargers travel to Soldier Field to face the Chicago Bears in Week 2 of the preseason.

 

NFC North: Top 10 Training Camp Battles To Watch

NFC North: Top 10 Training Camp Battles To Watch

The NFC North is back to being one of the elite divisions in the NFL but no team goes into training camp with the answers to all their questions.