Illinois assistant football coaches Tim Salem and Greg Colby were fired on Thursday, apparently the only changes there will be to Tim Beckman’s staff following Beckman’s third season as Illini coach. Read more
Actors’ union remains on strike.
Since firing Lovie Smith, the Bears now have the fifth-worst record in the NFL. The Chiefs are No. 1 in the same span.
After insisting they were unaffected by defensive coordinator Alan Williams’ resignation this week, the Bears’ defense laid another egg against Patrick Mahomes and the Chiefs’ offense. “We’ve got a lot of work to do,” defensive tackle Justin Jones said.
This is starting to look like another lost season, waiting endlessly and pointlessly for Fields and the Bears to get it together.