Jeremiah Ratliff


The Bears announced on Tuesday that Clint Hurtt is being retained from the staff of Marc Trestman, for whom Hurtt was the assistant defensive line coach.


John Fox has been hired to bring the Chicago Bears back to prominence.


Half of the Bears’ defensive-line depth charts turned up on the team’s final injury report, somehow almost fitting for the kind of year this has been for the Bears.


Kyle Long was selected to the Pro Bowl at guard for the second time in his two year career. At 6-6, 330 pounds, one assumption has been that his future lies at tackle.


A unit that collectively struggled at too many times this season delivered a solid game in virtually all areas in a largely meaningless game against the Detroit Lions.