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. I have been a Chicago Bears fan since I was in middle school and became a die-hard Bears fan while in high school. I had been writing about fantasy football for about five years and made the decision to shift to a local focus on the Chicago Bears and other Chicago sports teams in January of 2019. In October of 2019, I accepted the position of Site Expert for Bear Goggles On; an NFL FanSided page dedicated to the Chicago Bears.

Michael Labellarte,Contributor

I am a sophomore at Concordia University Chicago studying sports management. I enjoy all Chicago sports, and I am a big Bears fan. I also enjoy working, being with friends, and playing sports.

Dakota Zientek,Contributor

University of Iowa '20 Chicago Bears, bear down. #TheRookieContract

Ryan Heckman,Contributor

Ryan Heckman is a Site Expert for Da Windy City, covering all Chicago sports. He is especially affixed to the Chicago Bears and all things fantasy football. Follow him on Twitter @RyanHeckmanFS.

Ryan Olson,Contributor

18, Huge Bears fan and majoring in sports journalism at Madison College

Cameron Henderson,Contributor

Locomotive engineer by day & night and soldier by weekend. Chicago bears loyalist and NFL draft guru.

Pablo Rosero,Contributor

Journalism Major at Loyola University Chicago.

Nick Skrip,Contributor

Nick Skrip is a fantasy football content creator staffed with Fantasy Points and also a podcast affiliate to the Fantasy Points Media Group. Nick streams live on social media, produces short video content, creates infographics and other fantasy football pieces weekly. You can find Nick on Twitter: @p2wfantasy

Sam Stevenson,Contributor

Journalism and media communication major at North Central College. Die-hard Bears fan trying to make a passion into a career.

Tom Pappalardo,Contributor

I started watching the Bears when Mike Ditka was still a player. Many years later I wrote a letter to the Bears organization listing many reasons why they should hire Mike Ditka as their head coach because their head coach at that time, Neil Armstrong, was incompetent as a head coach. I chose Ditka after using the profile Andrew McKenna used to hire Dallas Green as the Cubs manager. It was based on hiring someone who had as much experience as possible on championship teams. Years, later I used this same profile to identify Phil Jackson as the best choice to be the Bulls head coach. For over 10 years I have written and published blogs about the Bears and White Sox.

Cody Young,Contributor

Writer and podcaster, I believe in providing honest and unbiased thoughts.

Preston Zbroszczyk,Contributor

Chicago Native who has been a true Bears fan through thick and thin. Aspiring journalist, college student DePaul University.

Joseph Herff,Contributor

Former Illinois State University Defensive Student Assistant Coach. Lifetime Chicago Bears fan trying to make a name for myself.

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