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  • Bears Insider on Robbie Gould’s storybook ending

    WGN Radio Bears Insider, Adam Hoge says you could not have written a better script for Robbie Gould’s return to Soldier Field, going a perfect 5/5 including the game-winning field goal. Hoge also talks about the differences in the battle between Mitch Trubisky and Jimmy Garoppolo and dissects the 49ers final drive where head coach John Fox said he “felt good” about blocking a field goal.

  • Bears Insider calls for change after blowout in Philadelphia

    WGN Radio Bears Insider Adam Hoge does not see John Fox surviving the year, and thinks it is time to pull the plug now. Hoge also discusses the best moves for the development of Mitch Trubisky, how much blame is on the front office, and he even manages to find some bright spots on the Bears roster.

  • Bears wide receiver Cam Meredith gives back for Thanksgiving

    Bears wide receiver Cam Meredith may not be playing right now, but he still finds time to give back to the community. He’s partnered with KRā organic sports drink in Chicago to serve Thanksgiving dinner at the Mercy Home for Boys and Girls. Meredith also gave an update on his knee injury, his thoughts on playing with Mitch Trubisky, and what it’s like to play for his hometown team. To find out how you can help this holiday, go to DrinkKra.com.

  • Bears Insider on another division loss

    WGN Radio Bears Insider, Adam Hoge breaks down yet another division loss under John Fox. Hoge gives his thoughts on the future of Connor Barth, gives credit to the offensive gameplan that included Adam Shaheen and Tarik Cohen, but was then baffled when they got away from that successful formula during a two-minute drill.

  • Bears Insider: John Fox’s most important game was a total flop

    WGN Radio Bears Insider Adam Hoge did not hold back when questioning the coaching decisions in yet another loss to the Green Bay Packers. Criticism of the goaline challenge/turnover aside, Hoge was not impressed with the team coming out flat after the bye week, the sudden struggles on defense, and an offensive game plan that failed to get playmakers involved. The Bears lost 23-16 and fell to 3-6. They are 1-5 against the Packers in the “John Fox era.”

  • Bears Insider breaks down first winning streak in two years

    It’s been a long time since WGN Radio’s Adam Hoge got to discuss back-to-back wins on the WGN Morning News. Hoge provides some background on what makes Eddie Jackson such an effective safety, why the Bears defense is suddenly fun to watch, and what to expect from Mitch Trubisky after just four completions. He also explains why the Bears still have a chance in the up-for-grabs NFC North.

  • Bears Insider on long overdue road win in Baltimore

    WGN Radio’s Adam Hoge finds plenty of positives in the Bears first road win since December of 2015. He praises the defense for finally breaking through with interceptions, making up for special teams miscues and he breaks down the trick play for Tarik Cohen. Hoge was also impressed with Mitch Trubisky’s first road game against the Ravens and says the Bears lose that game with Mike Glennon under center.

  • Bears Insider reflects on blowout loss in Green Bay

    WGN Radio’s Adam Hoge hears your calls for Mitch Trubisky loud and clear. After another poor performance from Mike Glennon, Hoge would not be surprised to see Trubisky under center when the Bears host the Vikings on Monday Night Football. He says Glennon has proven himself to be no more than a back-up, and playing Trubisky will alter the game plan to a more watchable brand of football. Hoge also shares his thoughts on Danny Trevathan’s illegal hit on Davante Adams […]

  • Bears Insider breaks down unlikely week 3 win

    Self-inflicted wounds and a non-existent passing game nearly cost the Bears the most improbable win of the John Fox era. WGN Radio’s Adam Hoge dissects the “dumbest play in Bears history” and makes the case against benching Marcus Cooper. Hoge also praises Jordan Howard and Tarik Cohen for bailing out Mike Glennon and the inept passing game. The 23-17 overtime victory over the Steelers is the first September win for John Fox in Chicago, and avoids a third straight 0-3 start.

  • Cubs bring retiring catcher Ross to tears with Wrigley tribute

    CHICAGO — The Cubs surprised David Ross with a touching video tribute before Friday’s series-opener against the Cardinals that brought the retiring catcher (and plenty of fans who’ve seen it) to tears. To an amazing teammate and an even better person. Congratulations, @D_Ross3! #YearLongRetirementParty pic.twitter.com/9krkBkA2n8 — Chicago Cubs (@Cubs) September 23, 2016 Even though he’s only been with the Cubs for two seasons, Ross is admired by players and fans alike for his sense of humor and leadership in the […]