Strong running game and takeaway defense key for Bears Mulligan: Bears need to frustrate Eagles' pass rush to expose weaknesses at linebacker.
Forte feels unappreciated without a long-term deal Jensen: Running back Matt Forte, who is on pace to break team records, isn’t feeling the love from the Bears.
Post-bye Bears: At high point and trending up? Moon: Leading into Monday night's matchup with the Eagles, it will be the first time this season that the Bears don't have anybody on the injury report. Things are looking up for Chicago as they look poised following the bye. Bears talk on CTL: Bears Care, Lovie
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Next two games could seal Bears' playoff fate Biggs: If they can beat the Eagles and Lions, their postseason prospects would be enhanced considerably.
Carimi’s return will force decision on Bears’ offensive line Potash: Things are looking up for the Bears. How many teams get healthier at this time of the season?
Bowen: Bears Need To Contain Vick WSCR: When the Bears take on the Eagles on Monday night, they will need to rush with containment if they plan to have success against Vick.
Vick to challenge Bears' secondary, rookie safety AP: Conte is about to get his biggest test of the season.
At Season Midpoint: Grading the Bears Best Grizzly Detail keeps certain Bears stars in the corner of our eyes at all time. At the (almost) halfway point of the season, it's time to check in with each of those stars and give them a long form report card.
Isaacson: A reason to rally Forte's contract dispute could be a unifier for the Bears' locker room.
NFL Power Rankings: NFC North Seifert: With three teams in the top 10, the NFC North continues to dominate ESPN.com's NFL Power Rankings.
Five teams that need to embrace a throwback look immediately MJD looks to make the NFL a better place aesthetically.