Monthly Archives: August 2009

Brett Favre, the Minnesota Viking

August 18th, 2009 - 11:59 pm

Quarterback Brett Favre smiles as he holds up a Minnesota Vikings jersey during a news conference at the NFL football team’s training facility Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2009, in Eden Prairie, Minn. (AP Photo/Star Tribune, Jerry Holt)

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Preseason Game 1

August 16th, 2009 - 9:51 am

Welcome to the Sunday version of Monday Morning Quarterback. Let’s not waste any time and jump right into it. I have no doubts that much of Chicagoland is feeling melancholy right now. The Jay Cutler debut was far from spectacular …

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Bears-Bills preseason Game 1 updates

August 15th, 2009 - 5:02 pm

Updates during the Bears-Bills preseason game.  Read from the bottom of this post to the top for the proper progression.

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Follow along with Bears-Bills updates

August 15th, 2009 - 9:48 am

Watching the Bears’ preseason game against the Bills Saturday night? Will you be sitting in front of a laptop or a computer? I’ll be blogging during the game providing my thoughts and analysis. Follow along or come back after the …

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Shaky first outing for Orton

August 15th, 2009 - 8:50 am

Kyle Orton’s debut with the Denver Broncos did not go as well as he had hoped. He completed 9 of 16 passes for 89 yards, but his first three drives all ended with interceptions. Said Orton: “I’m not worried about …

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Ten things to watch in Bears-Bills preseason game

August 14th, 2009 - 6:03 pm

The Bears will take the field for the first time in 2009 under the leadership of new quarterback Jay Cutler Saturday night against the Buffalo Bills.  While it may just be a preseason game, there will still be plenty to …

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Bears release first depth chart

August 12th, 2009 - 11:40 am

The Bears released their first unofficial depth chart of the preseason Wednesday. In an example of how unofficial it is, they’ve listed co-starters at five different positions. Check out the depth chart here at ChicagoBears.com.

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Harris’ health a cause for major concern

August 11th, 2009 - 5:25 pm

Tommie Harris and the word healthy aren’t exactly synonymous these days.  In fact, that hasn’t been the case for a number of years.  So, this week’s news that Harris’ extended break from practice is the result of a hamstring injury …

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Former Bears weigh in on 2009 team

August 10th, 2009 - 11:02 am

Sporting News interviewed 21 former Bears to get their opinions on this year’s team. Read the article

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No need to rush to the table with Cutler

August 5th, 2009 - 9:21 pm

It’s good to see that a pen to the paper on a big contract extension for a player not in Chicago can draw such a big response from the Windy City media.  Look at me, I’ve even been sucked into …

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