Month: October 2008

Tommie Harris suspension update

Posted in News and Rumors on October 3, 2008 at 10:07 am by

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 […] Read the full article »

Fantasy Friday: Week 5

Posted in News and Rumors on October 3, 2008 at 1:00 am by

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 […] Read the full article »

Déjà vu for the Bears at Ford Field?

Posted in News and Rumors on October 2, 2008 at 7:56 pm by

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, […] Read the full article »

Harris suspended for Lions game

Posted in News and Rumors on October 2, 2008 at 4:45 pm by

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 […] Read the full article »

Lloyd, Booker hobbled by knee injuries

Posted in News and Rumors on October 2, 2008 at 12:08 pm by

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 […] Read the full article »

Bears jump up rankings after win over Eagles

Posted in News and Rumors on October 1, 2008 at 11:34 am by

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 […] Read the full article »

Hass added to the practice squad

Posted in News and Rumors on October 1, 2008 at 10:24 am by

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 […] Read the full article »

Bradley latches on with Chiefs

Posted in News and Rumors on October 1, 2008 at 9:36 am by

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 […] Read the full article »