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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.


The Carolina Panthers had not gone to the playoffs in the five seasons prior to John Fox arriving as head coach in 2002.


First it was Lamarr Houston tearing an ACL while celebrating a meaningless sack in the loss at New England.


ESPN analyst and former NFL head coach Jon Gruden was among those voicing very strong criticism of not only the play of quarterback Jay Cutler during the Bears’ 31-15 loss Monday to the New Orlean


Bears coaches, like every NFL staff, are not coaching for the future;