Bears President Ted Phillips likes the direction the team is headed, but wasn't willing to give any predictions about them overtaking the Packers during the 18th annual Bears Care Gala at Soldier Field Saturday night.
The Bears and first-round selection Kyle Long agreed to terms on a four-year deal Friday night. With the signing, the Bears have each member of the 2013 Draft class in the fold.
Former Bears Dan Hampton and Richard Dent are among a group of Pro Football Hall of Famers scheduled to appear at the Chicago Salute to Greatness dinner and golfing event next month.
Former first-round draft pick Gabe Carimi has not attended any of the Bears' organized team activities to date, which is helping the team make a tough roster decision.