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'Throwback Thursday' remembers the Bears' last championship parade 36 years ago today

3 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

CHICAGO - If the Bears new general manager and head coach want to see what their main goal is, tell them to take a look back in time to exactly 36 years ago on Thursday.
Ryan Poles and Matt Eberflus will get an idea of just how much a Super Bowl title would mean to a city, because the fans showed that on January 27, 1986.
That's when the City of Chicago held a parade for the World Champions downtown less than 24 hours after they crushed the Patriots 46-10 in New Orleans to end their 22-year title drought.
Thousands of people disregarded the near-zero degree temperatures and frigid wind...
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What must Matt Eberflus and Ryan Poles do first as the new leaders of the Chicago Bears? Find an offensive coordinator and energize Justin Fields

What must Matt Eberflus and Ryan Poles do first as the new leaders of the Chicago Bears? Find an offensive coordinator and energize Justin Fields

3 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

The grand unveiling is coming soon. Sometime in the coming days at Halas Hall, the Chicago Bears will introduce general manager Ryan Poles , who then will welcome coach Matt Eberflus to the stage.
A new regime is taking shape in Lake Forest with Poles and Eberflus now united and facing the immediate task of putting together their respective staffs in the front office and coaching wing. Away we go.
The mood at Halas Hall on Friday promises to be upbeat with both new leaders rising to positions of power they never have held and eager to begin molding the Bears according to a shared vision...
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Chicago Bears hire Matt Eberflus as the franchise's 17th head coach. He was 1 of at least 10 candidates to interview for the vacancy

3 monthes ago   |   By Boston Herald

Matt Eberflus is the 17th head coach of the Chicago Bears.
In his first move as Bears general manager, Ryan Poles on Thursday hired Eberflus from a group of finalists that included Dan Quinn and Jim Caldwell.
Eberflus, 51, was the Indianapolis Colts defensive coordinator the last four seasons. He replaces Matt Nagy, who along with GM Ryan Pace was fired Jan. 10 after a 6-11 finish in 2021 and 34-31 record in four seasons in Nagy's first stint as an NFL head coach.
Eberflus first interviewed with the Bears on Jan. 17 and had a second interview with Poles on Wednesday. He was one of at least...
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