Monthly Archives: October 2008

Tommie Harris suspension update

October 3rd, 2008 - 10:07 am

According to ESPN.com’s Michael Smith, the reason given for Tommie Harris’ suspension was that he was skipping scheduled treatments for his knee and that he was lying to coach Lovie Smith about why he was missing them.

Fantasy Friday: Week 5

October 3rd, 2008 - 1:00 am

Here’s this week’s look at good and bad fantasy matchups. Note: I try to pick less obvious players. I’m not going to tell you to play Peyton Manning or LaDainian Tomlinson or Randy Moss. No kiddin’, Sherlock. Warning: I’m not [...]

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Déjà vu for the Bears at Ford Field?

October 2nd, 2008 - 7:56 pm

In last year’s 37-27 loss to the Detroit Lions at Ford Field, the Bears limped into Detroit with an entirely different secondary than the one that started that season opener in San Diego. In 2007, the Bears were beat up [...]

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Harris suspended for Lions game

October 2nd, 2008 - 4:45 pm

According to ChicagoBears.com, defensive tackle Tommie Harris was suspended for the Detroit Lions game this Sunday for violating an unspecified team rule. “It’s always disappointing when you have to suspend one of your players, but nothing’s bigger than the team,” [...]

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Lloyd, Booker hobbled by knee injuries

October 2nd, 2008 - 12:08 pm

A pair of Bears receivers were sidelined Wednesday with knee injuries. Brandon Lloyd, who hurt his knee against the Eagles and could not finish the game, has a knee sprain that could prevent him from playing against the Lions this [...]

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Bears jump up rankings after win over Eagles

October 1st, 2008 - 11:34 am

After knocking off one of the top teams in the NFC, the Philadelphia Eagles — a media darling if ever there was one — the Bears were expected to make a jump in the national power rankings. They did just [...]

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Hass added to the practice squad

October 1st, 2008 - 10:24 am

Wide receiver Mike Hass, whom the Bears cut in their final roster cutdown at the end of training camp, was added to the practice squad Tuesday. Hass’ addition might signal that the Bears are concerned about Brandon Lloyd’s knee, which [...]

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Bradley latches on with Chiefs

October 1st, 2008 - 9:36 am

On the same day that fellow 2005 Bears draft pick Cedric Benson signed with the Cincinnati Bengals, second round pick Mark Bradley inked a deal with the Kansas City Chiefs. The 2005 draft class is arguably Jerry Angelo’s worst as [...]

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