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Brad Biggs

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Recent:
  • chicagotribune.com
Past:
  • Sun Sentinel
  • The Baltimore Sun
  • Los Angeles Times
  • Orlando Sentinel

Recent articles by Brad:

Chicago Bears Q&A: What could a trade down to No. 2 net? Should a 2024 1st-round pick be a must?

The NFL draft is more than three months away, but with the Chicago Bears holding the No. 1 pick for only the third time in franchise history, inquiring fans have questions. → Read More

Luke Getsy selected as a head coach for the Senior Bowl — and 3 other Chicago Bears assistants are headed to Mobile, Ala., too

Chicago Bears offensive coordinator Luke Getsy will be a head coach for the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Ala. → Read More

What will Kevin Warren bring to the Chicago Bears? What should GM Ryan Poles do with the No. 1 pick? 4 questions for the offseason.

A lot of hope is swirling around a Chicago Bears team that finished the season on a franchise-record 10-game losing streak. → Read More

Chicago Bears Q&A: What teams could be in play for a trade up for the No. 1 draft pick? Is WR DeAndre Hopkins a potential target?

What teams could be in play for the No. 1 pick if Ryan Poles trades down? It's one of many questions facing the Chicago Bears in what is sure to be a busy offseason. → Read More

‘Flexibility’ will be key entering a momentous Chicago Bears offseason. 12 observations from GM Ryan Poles’ year-end assessment.

GM Ryan Poles delivered a straightforward assessment of the Chicago Bears after a 3-14 season. What could lie ahead in a busy offseason? → Read More

Justin Fields would have liked to catch Lamar Jackson, but ‘if there was one record I’d like to break, it’d be a passing record,’ the Chicago Bears QB says

Breaking Lamar Jackson's rushing record for QBs would have been cool, but the Chicago Bears' Justin Fields would rather hunt passing records. → Read More

What will the Chicago Bears do with the No. 1 draft pick? Brad Biggs’ 10 thoughts after the finale of a 3-14 season.

The Chicago Bears own the No. 1 pick for the first time since 1947 and head into the offseason with more than $115 million in salary-cap space. → Read More

QB Justin Fields will sit out the Chicago Bears’ season finale — but the injury isn’t ‘long term,’ Matt Eberflus says

Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields will not play in the season finale Sunday because of a hip strain. Nathan Peterman will start against the Minnesota Vikings. → Read More

Column: Chicago Bears GM Ryan Poles — with a bounty of available salary-cap space — can start by investing in his own players

Before Chicago Bears general manager Ryan Poles considers moves in free agency, he can weigh decisions about extending players he inherited. → Read More

QB Justin Fields takes a step toward starting Sunday for the Chicago Bears versus the Green Bay Packers

Chicago Bears QB Justin Fields was a full participant in practice Thursday, a positive sign that he could play Sunday against the Green Bay Packers. → Read More

Column: It’s time for the Chicago Bears to take a look at Alex Leatherwood — and whether he can fill a need in 2023

The Chicago Bears are banged up across the board, and injuries at right tackle could lead to Alex Leatherwood's team debut Sunday against the Green Bay Packers. → Read More

Chicago Bears Q&A: Have Ryan Poles and Matt Eberflus given hints about offseason priorities? Who’s a better fit in the draft, Jalen Carter or Will Anderson?

When GM Ryan Poles and coach Matt Eberflus are asked about the direction the Chicago Bears will go in the offseason, you can bet they'll be operating on the ambiguous side of vague. → Read More

An actual game-time decision? Brad Biggs’ 10 thoughts on the Chicago Bears’ Week 12 loss, including that pregame QB chaos.

10 thoughts after the Chicago Bears hung in there with the New York Jets through a rain-soaked first half at MetLife Stadium, then got blown out as injuries and miscues piled up in a 31-10 defeat. → Read More

Column: Whether the Chicago Bears pivot to Trevor Siemian or play a banged-up Justin Fields, expect them to throw more against the New York Jets

The Chicago Bears have relied on their NFL-best rushing attack to carry the offense. That should change Sunday against the New York Jets. → Read More

Chicago Bears list QB Justin Fields as questionable for Sunday’s game — and backup Trevor Siemian says he’ll be ‘ready to go’ if needed

The Chicago Bears listed QB Justin Fields as questionable for Sunday's game at the New York Jets. If he can't play, backup Trevor Siemian will start. → Read More

An explosive offense and a defense that can’t stop anyone? Brad Biggs’ 10 thoughts on the new Chicago Bears identity in their Week 10 loss.

10 thoughts after the Chicago Bears had another banner day running the football — the league’s top-ranked rushing offense steamrolled the Detroit Lions for 258 yards on the ground — and still managed to lose 31-30 at Soldier Field. → Read More

Column: With the division’s balance shifting, the Chicago Bears rebuild could soon be well-positioned to ‘take the North and never give it back’

Ryan Poles' stated goal was to win the NFC North and “never give it back.” And with big changes in the division, the Chicago Bears might be well-positioned for the future. → Read More

Chicago Bears Q&A: How would you evaluate GM Ryan Poles? What happens if OC Luke Getsy gets a head coaching job?

As Justin Fields and the Chicago Bears offense continues to surge — and a depleted defense continues to struggle — the Tribune’s Brad Biggs opens his weekly mailbag ahead of Sunday’s home game against the Detroit Lions. → Read More

Michael Vick reacts to Chicago Bears QB Justin Fields breaking his NFL record: ‘The next generation doing it just a little bit better’

Along with passing Michael Vick’s NFL record for rushing yards by a quarterback in a regular-season game, Justin Fields eclipsed the Chicago Bears mark held by Bobby Douglass for nearly 50 years. → Read More

Justin Fields provides a reason to believe. Brad Biggs’ 10 thoughts on the Chicago Bears QB’s record-setting day in a Week 9 loss.

10 thoughts after the Chicago Bears fell to the Miami Dolphins 35-32 at Soldier Field on a record-setting day for Justin Fields, who rushed for 178 yards, the most by a quarterback in a single game in NFL history. → Read More