July 24, 2012 – Bears report to training camp. Roberto Garza brings just enough toilet paper for the first week.
August 7, 2012 – we asked “what the heck is wrong with Brian Urlacher?” after sitting out practice with a sore knee.
August 8, 2012 – Jay Cutler and Kristin Cavallari welcome baby Camden to the world.
August 9, 2012 – Bears fall to Broncos in preseason opener. Read some of my notes from the game; first impressions are often the right impressions.
August 18, 2012 – Bears beat Redskins 33-31 in second preseason game.
August 25, 2012 – Bears beat the Giants 20-17 in the all-important dress rehearsal third preseason game.
August 26, 2012 – Johnny Knox placed on PUP list. Will he ever play football again? Will it be as a Chicago Bear?
August 30, 2012 – about those replacement refs. I hate it when I’m right.
August 31, 2012 – Bears finish the preseason at 3-1 after a 28-20 win over the Browns.