Month: July 2009

Bears wrap up first day of 2009 training camp

Posted in News and Rumors on July 31, 2009 at 8:25 pm by

As the first day of the 2009 training camp comes to a close, let’s take a look at some of the news, observations, sights and sounds from Bourbonnais. Cutler has slow start: New Bears quarterback […] Read the full article »

Brian Urlacher on the 2009 Bears

Posted in News and Rumors on July 31, 2009 at 5:51 pm by

“I think this is the best team I’ve been on going into training camp since I’ve been here. There’s no doubt about that. If you look at each position, we stack up pretty well versus […] Read the full article »

Training Camp Eve

Posted in News and Rumors on July 30, 2009 at 6:58 pm by

Boy, I feel like a kid again on the night before Christmas. The excitement and anticipation is building — and has been building for quite some time — and it will all culminate in the […] Read the full article »

Bowman, not Graham, will open camp at cornerback

Posted in News and Rumors on July 30, 2009 at 10:58 am by

According to ChicagoBears.com, it will be second-year pro Zack Bowman, not Corey Graham, that will open training camp filling in for the injured Charles Tillman. Bowman appeared in one game last year, the Bears’ 48-41 […] Read the full article »

Manning to free safety, Graham to cornerback

Posted in News and Rumors on July 29, 2009 at 5:19 pm by

With Tuesday’s revelation of an injury to one of the most influential defenders on the team, the Bears will be shuffling around players to make up for the loss. With Charles Tillman scheduled to miss […] Read the full article »

Tillman’s injury no more than a damper on exciting week

Posted in News and Rumors on July 28, 2009 at 1:30 pm by

The month of July has been one filled with anticipation and excitement as Bears fans have eagerly awaited the beginning of a training camp filled with promise. After the Bears made national headlines by acquiring […] Read the full article »

Give me five: Reasons Bears will/won’t win NFC

Posted in News and Rumors on July 26, 2009 at 3:42 pm by

The countdown to the start of the 2009 campaign is rapidly dwindling. Although the NFL has become a 12-month sport in the past two decades, in my mind the official kickoff for the new season […] Read the full article »

BearsBeat.com: One year anniversary

Posted in News and Rumors on July 21, 2009 at 11:44 am by

It’s an exciting time of the year for me. Today marks the one year anniversary of my first blog entry. As I pause and think back about the year that was, I marvel at this […] Read the full article »

Lynch likes Bears, cautious about Marshall

Posted in News and Rumors on July 20, 2009 at 6:23 pm by

Former Tampa Bay Buccaneers and Denver Broncos safety John Lynch said this week on the “Waddle & Silvy” show on ESPN 1000 that his pick to win the NFC North division title this year is […] Read the full article »

Donald Driver on the Bears receivers

Posted in News and Rumors on July 17, 2009 at 11:06 am by

“I think Chicago did a great job, and Lovie Smith went out there and got Jay Cutler to lead this team, but one thing they don’t have is they don’t have the receiver group. They […] Read the full article »