Mahomes weighs in on Rice issues, Butker views

Patrick Mahomes defended the character of Chiefs kicker Harrison Butker and also offered encouragement for wide receiver Rashee Rice after his two off-field incidents.


Williams minted as Bears' QB1: 'No conversation'

An inevitable decision was made official Friday as Bears coach Matt Eberflus declared that rookie Caleb Williams would be Chicago's starting quarterback.


History awaits? Bears' Caleb Williams looks to join select group of rookie QBs

Caleb Williams looks to become the ninth rookie QB to win double-digit games, building on the Bears' seven-win 2023.


'OK, he's really different': Seven stories that explain Bears QB Caleb Williams

He's a fashion cop, a fierce teammate and the next LeBron? Here's how people who know him, describe the No. 1 draft pick.


Bears pick QB Williams No. 1, WR Odunze No. 9

The Bears selected USC quarterback Caleb Williams with the No. 1 overall pick in the NFL draft.


'Tune in': Bears know who they'll draft at No. 1

Bears general manager Ryan Poles says he knows "what we're going to do" with the No. 1 overall pick in the NFL, but "everyone's got to tune in on Thursday."


Can the Bears develop Caleb Williams? Here are 11 coaches, 2 GMs on what it takes

The Bears need to reverse course if they're going to develop Caleb Williams. Here are experts' tips on quarterback development.


Sources: QB Williams takes official Bears visit

USC quarterback Caleb Williams, the presumptive No. 1 overall pick in the NFL draft, dined with Bears brass on Tuesday before taking his top-30 visit Wednesday, sources said.


Eberflus: Williams respected by USC teammates

Bears coach Matt Eberflus says he's not just impressed with Caleb Williams' arm talent, but also the relationships the quarterback has garnered with his teammates at USC.


Bears GM 'surprised' by lesser interest in Fields

Bears GM Ryan Poles said he was "surprised" by the "smaller pool" of teams with interest in Justin Fields, and that he tried to do right by the QB by trading him to the Steelers.