Jason Lieser

Chicago Bears reporter

Jason Lieser covers the Chicago Bears for the Chicago Sun-Times.

The Bears reportedly were the lone dissenting vote as the NFL passed a proposal to vastly expand and improve international games.
The Sun-Times’ experts offer their picks for the Bears’ game Sunday in Cleveland:
Plus, the Bears climb after beating the Lions at Soldier Field, but a tough test looms in Cleveland.
Some of the Bears’ key defensive numbers have gone from bottom 10 to top 10 since adding the star pass rusher.
The Bears still have a lot to fix in all aspects of their organization, but at least they’re playing on a professional-grade field.
With four games left, the numbers give the Bears near-certainty that they’ll at least pick in the top three.
Bears coach Matt Eberflus says he is “very active” in voicing concerns to the league office and officials.
A look at the Bears’ defensive improvement, Justin Fields’ situation and offensive coordinator Luke Getsy’s calls.
The Bears are still on track to get the No. 1 pick in the draft, though, so it’ll take more than this to convince them to stick with him.