Welcome to Bear Goggles On, the Chicago Bears news and opinions site brought to you by the FanSided Network. Bear Goggles On is dedicated to providing top-notch Bears news, views, and original content. This site also serves as a community for like-minded fans to come together to catch up on the latest news and to discuss their passion.
Meet the Team
Parker Hurley,Site Expert
IUP Alum. Pittsburgh native. Follows NFL, NCAAB, NBA, MLB, and NHL. Steelers and Pirates critic, Penguins homer. Write about the Chicago Bears and other relevant NFL news
Rob Schwarz, Jr.,Site Expert
I am a loving husband and proud father of three children. I have two boys and a baby girl on the way. I have been a Chicago Bears fan since I was in middle school and became a die-hard Bears fan while in high school. My father is a season-ticket holder and therefore I am lucky enough to attend multiple home games a year. I have been writing about fantasy football for about five years and shifted to a local focus on the Chicago Bears and other Chicago teams in January of 2019. In the Spring, I took on the role of a paid site contributor for Da Windy City; a local FanSided sports page. As of October, I am now working as a Site Co-Expert for Bear Goggles On; an NFL FanSided page dedicated to the Chicago Bears.
I have been writing about professional football for about 17 years now, mostyl about the Bears but also about other facets of the game. I am currently in the technology industry, full time, and really love my job. I enjoy the outdoors especially fishing, boating and hunting. I love my family and love the Chicago Bears. Being a fan of them since 1984 has given me some insight into how they play and perform. Exciting times are ahead for the Bears.
Clyde A. Speller,Contributor
Born on the southwest side of Chicago, and now residing in the suburbs, I’m married to an incredible wife and have two amazing kids. My parents would host Bears parties throughout the season when I was young and that is where I began to develop my love for the Bears. I am excited to be part of the FanSided Bears Goggles On page to share my thoughts on the good, bad, and ugly of my beloved team.
Long-time Bears fan residing in South Carolina waiting on another Lombardi Trophy to come back to the Windy City.
Chicago Native who watches a lot of hockey and football, maybe a little too much, trying to make watching sports his profession. Studying at Loyola University Chicago pursuing a degree in multimedia journalism. Current site expert for Howlin Hockey, and contributor for Puck Prose, Bear Goggles On, and Blackhawk Up
I am a big Chicago sports fan and follow all 4 major sports outside of Chicago. I live sports like it is my job and love learning about sports every day. To show my passion for sports, I am a sneaker head, while wearing Jordan kicks.
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