Cuts tracker: NFL teams finalize 53-player rosters
Here's a team-by-team rundown of every player cut as NFL general managers trim their rosters to the mandatory 53-player limit by Saturday's 4 p.m. ET deadline.
Transactions roundup: Chicago Bears cut Eddie Royal
The Chicago Bears released the most senior member of its offense on Thursday. Chicago cut veteran wide receiver Eddie Royal after two seasons with the team.
Bears cut Ratliff after reported altercation with GM
Never get into a heated verbal argument with your boss. Jay Ratliff learned the hard way, as he was let go by the Bears after getting into it with the GM. Chicago signed Ziggy Hood in a corresponding move.
Week 6 Cheat Sheet
Cam Newton and the undefeated Panthers will take their talents to Seattle to face the Seahawks. Will the Panthers leave undefeated? Take a look at what else is happening this week in the cheat sheet.
Chicago Bears season preview: Year of transition?
The Bears are under a new regime this year as John Fox takes the reins. Will Chicago contend this year or position itself for seasons to come under new coordinators Adam Gase and Vic Fangio?
AFC preseason player grades, Week 2: Johnny Manziel flashes
Marcus Mariota and Johnny Manziel both flashed enticing talent in Week 2, but nobody was more impressive than Melvin Ingram. Bucky Brooks provides grades for notable players on AFC teams.
Weakest defensive position groups
The Raiders' defensive line could be in trouble with veteran Justin Tuck leading the charge. So is the Patriots' revamped cornerback group. Which position groups look the most unfinished?
Dante Fowler Jr. among rookies on road to greatness
Of the 256 players selected in the 2015 NFL Draft, some are bound to leave their mark in history. See a list of rookies on the road to greatness -- like Jacksonville Jaguars pass-rusher Dante Fowler Jr.
Jaguars-Bears preview: Six things to watch
Jaguars rookie quarterback Blake Bortles has an opportunity to build off his impressive debut when Jacksonville faces the Chicago Bears. Find out what else we'll be watching.
Israel Idonije released by Chicago Bears
The Chicago Bears released 10-year veteran defensive lineman Israel Idonije. What does that say about the progress of rookies Ego Ferguson and Will Sutton?