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Al Hamnik Column

AL HAMNIK: This Bears' reserve now a 'center' of attention

AL HAMNIK: This Bears' reserve now a 'center' of attention

The center isn't just a guy who snaps the ball to the quarterback, then becomes a human shield against defenders who want to do him harm.

23 hours ago Related
Brian de la Puente

Brian de la Puente

Then Saints center Brian de la Puente directs his linemen before a snap during a 2013 game against the Bears in Chicago. He now plays for the Bears.

September 12, 2014 3:43 pm
AL HAMNIK: Bears' Conte just can't escape that cloud of doom

AL HAMNIK: Bears' Conte just can't escape that cloud of doom

CHICAGO | Shades of Mike Brown.

September 08, 2014 5:45 pm
Fred Jackson

Fred Jackson

Buffalo's Fred Jackson tries to stretch for the end zone while tackled by Bears linebacker Jon Bostic during overtime of Sunday's game. The 38-yard run set up a game-winning field goal. On the ground is Chris Conte who was stiff-armed by Jackson.

September 08, 2014 3:20 pm
AL HAMNIK: Bears now facing a world of worry

AL HAMNIK: Bears now facing a world of worry

CHICAGO | You knew what Bears coach Marc Trestman was going to say before the playing field had cleared.

September 07, 2014 8:15 pm
AL HAMNIK: Questions still plague Bears teams past and present

AL HAMNIK: Questions still plague Bears teams past and present

With a new Bears season set to open, chances of a Super Bowl championship are thinner than mission soup.

September 06, 2014 5:30 pm
Garin Veris and Dennis McKinnon

Garin Veris and Dennis McKinnon

The New England Patriots' Garin Veris (60) pulls the jersey of Bears' receiver Dennis McKinnon during Super Bowl XX in New Orleans on Jan. 26, 1986.

September 05, 2014 3:39 pm
AL HAMNIK: "Ice Bucket Challenge" videos mean more than face time

AL HAMNIK: "Ice Bucket Challenge" videos mean more than face time

MERRILLVILLE | If you plan to be in one of the ALS "Ice Bucket Challenge" videos that have gone viral around the country, ask yourself this question as you towel off.

September 02, 2014 5:15 pm Photos

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Jim and Frances Vermillion

Jim and Frances Vermillion

Jim and Frances Vermillion were married 52 years before ALS took her life in May of 2012.

September 01, 2014 7:39 pm
AL HAMNIK: Durant's outrageous shoe deal doesn't tell the whole story

AL HAMNIK: Durant's outrageous shoe deal doesn't tell the whole story

This is a great job, don't get me wrong.

September 01, 2014 5:15 pm
AL HAMNIK: Bears' rookie QB finally gets a shot on center stage

AL HAMNIK: Bears' rookie QB finally gets a shot on center stage

The ball boys got more face time during Bears training camp at Olivet-Nazarene University.

August 26, 2014 7:15 pm
Pete Carroll, Marc Trestman

Pete Carroll, Marc Trestman

Seattle coach Pete Carroll, left, and Bears coach Marc Trestman meet on the field after the Seahawks' 34-6 win Friday night.

August 26, 2014 4:06 pm
AL HAMNIK: Bears making little leeway in finding Forte's backup

AL HAMNIK: Bears making little leeway in finding Forte's backup

Yes, it was just a preseason game, a glorified practice, and doesn't count in the standings, fortunately.

August 25, 2014 5:30 pm Photos

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Senorise Perry

Senorise Perry

Running back Senorise Perry had two carries for 15 yards in Friday's preseason blowout at Seattle.

August 25, 2014 2:33 pm
Korey Toomer, Ka'Deem Carey

Korey Toomer, Ka'Deem Carey

The Bears' Ka'Deem Carey tries to elude Seattle's Korey Toomer in Friday's preseason game, which Chicago lost 34-6. Carey had four carries for 15 yards.

August 25, 2014 2:30 pm
Dennis McKinnon & friends

Dennis McKinnon & friends

Dennis McKinnon of the Super Bowl XX champion Bears poses with, from left, Whiting running back Ethan Young, defensive tackle Kris Krzyston, Clark quarterback Justin Martinez and middle linebacker Rene Zamora at the "Battle of 119th St. BBQ."

August 21, 2014 6:57 pm
AL HAMNIK: Bears need to solidify their return game and quickly

AL HAMNIK: Bears need to solidify their return game and quickly

LAKE FOREST | If there's one thing Bears fans absolutely must understand, even more than the weird spelling of Micheal Spurlock's first name, it's this:

August 19, 2014 7:15 pm
Micheal Spurlock

Micheal Spurlock

Bears wide receiver Micheal Spurlock says no one can "replace" former Chicago great Devin Hester when it comes to returning kicks

August 19, 2014 6:36 pm

AL HAMNIK: Bears' Shaun Draughn happy to feast on crumbs

Matt Forte is a tough act to follow. We all know that. It's like prime rib and Spam. No contest.

August 16, 2014 5:15 pm
AL HAMNIK: The read on QB Jay Cutler -- cooler under fire now

AL HAMNIK: The read on QB Jay Cutler -- cooler under fire now

BOURBONNAIS | Emotionally, Jay Cutler is flat-line.

August 12, 2014 6:45 pm
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