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After critical missed field goal, Bears waive Connor Barth and sign former Chiefs kicker Cairo Santos

Monday, November 20th, 2017

After Connor Barth's critical missed field-goal try in Sunday's loss to the Detroit Lions, the Bears moved on to a new option at kicker. The team announced Monday afternoon that it waived Barth and signed former Kansas City Chiefs kicker Cairo Santos. Roster Update: We have officially signed kicker Cairo Santos and waived Connor Barth.

Waddle’s World: Nov. 19, 2017

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

In this week's "Waddle's World," ABC7 sports reporter Dionne Miller and former Bear Tom Waddle talked about the Chicago Bears' 27-24 loss to the Detroit Lions.

Detroit Lions vs. Chicago Bears highlights | Week 11

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Watch the highlights from the Detroit Lions 27-24 victory over the Chicago Bears in Week 11 of the 2017 NFL season.

Stafford, Prater lead Lions to 27-24 win over Bears

Sunday, November 19th, 2017

Matt Prater booted the go-ahead field goal through the gusting wind right down the middle with enough room to clear the crossbar. Prater kicked a 52-yard field goal with 1:35 remaining, Matthew Stafford threw for 299 yards and two touchdowns and the Detroit Lions held on to beat the Chicago Bears 27-24 on Sunday. Detroit (6-4) took the lead after Tarik Cohen had tied it for Chicago (3-7) with a 15-yard touchdown run that ended with him leaping across the goal line.

Former Bears, Illini standout J.C. Caroline dies at 84

Saturday, November 18th, 2017

J.C. Caroline, a star University of Illinois running back in the 1950s who played for the Chicago Bears for a decade, has died. He was 84. Officials with Walker Funeral Home in Champaign say Caroline died Friday at Carle Hospital. Caroline, who is a member of the College Football Hall of Fame, led the nation in rushing for Illinois in 1953 with 1,256 yards in nine games. He signed with the Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League in 1955 before joining the Bears a year later, where he mainly played defensive back. He made the Pro Bowl as a rookie and finished with 24 career interceptions. Caroline went on to be an assistant coach at Illinois before becoming a physical education teacher

NBC Sports Chicago to chronicle unforgettable Thanksgiving Day comeback on next installment of Bears Classics

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

‘Bears Classics' presented by Xfinity to debut Tuesday, November 21 at 7:00 PM CT -- Exclusively on NBC Sports ChicagoNarrated by Chicago Bears/Pro Football Hall of Fame legend DICK BUTKUSNBC Sports Chicago live stream available 24/7 on NBCSportsChicago

Lions-Bears Preview

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

The Detroit Lions will look to improve their playoff chances and win their third game in a row when they visit the Chicago Bears on Sunday afternoon at Soldier Field. Meanwhile, the Bears would love nothing more than to spoil the plans of their division rival. Detroit (5-4) is surging on offense as it enters Week 11.

Packers can breathe a bit easier after beating Bears 23-16

Sunday, November 12th, 2017

The Green Bay Packers would love nothing more than to have Aaron Rodgers return this season and lead a deep playoff run. ''We're trying to weather the storm until 12 gets back,'' linebacker Clay Matthews said. The Packers finally won without Rodgers, beating the Chicago Bears 23-16 on Sunday.

Chicago Bears ‘win’ challenge, lose ball in loss to Packers

Sunday, November 12th, 2017

Bears coach John Fox thought it was a touchdown. Fox won his challenge all right, and lost the ball. A strange replay reversal cost Chicago a potential scoring opportunity, and the Bears were unable to stop Green Bay's rushing attack in the second half of a 23-16 loss to Brett Hundley and the Packers on Sunday.

Packers win first game without Rodgers, beat Bears 23-16

Sunday, November 12th, 2017

The Green Bay Packers finally found a way to win without Aaron Rodgers. All they had to do was show up at Soldier Field. Brett Hundley threw for 212 yards and a touchdown, Nick Perry had three sacks and the Packers beat the Chicago Bears 23-16 on Sunday to snap a three-game losing streak.