Month: April 2010

ESPN’s Clayton says Bears could be a Top 5 surprise team

Posted in News and Rumors on April 29, 2010 at 12:49 pm by

The Bears could be one of the Top 5 surprises in the upcoming season, writes ESPN’s John Clayton. In his yearly assessment, Clayton forecasts five surprise teams that will be the most likely to sneak […] Read the full article »

Harris acquisition the Bears’ second-best of the off-season

Posted in News and Rumors on April 27, 2010 at 10:13 pm by

Say what you want about Chester Taylor and how good a complementary back he’s been throughout his career. Talk about the addition of rookie free safety Major Wright and how he’ll compete for the starting […] Read the full article »

Bears get bang for their buck

Posted in News and Rumors on April 24, 2010 at 3:34 pm by

They did not have a first- or second-round pick, but the Bears got good value with their five remaining draft choices while also addressing some positions of need in this weekend’s 2010 NFL Draft. The […] Read the full article »

Assuming he can play FS, Bears made the Wright pick

Posted in News and Rumors on April 24, 2010 at 8:15 am by

Although I knew it to be a long shot, I held out at least a morsel of hope that the Bears would trade up into the second round to nab free safety Nate Allen from […] Read the full article »

Bears select Florida S Major Wright in third round

Posted in News and Rumors on April 23, 2010 at 8:11 pm by

The Bears took Florida safety Major Wright with the 75th overall pick in the third round of the 2010 draft, their first pick of the event. Wright is known for his toughness and aggressive hitting. […] Read the full article »

Bears better have a safety plan

Posted in News and Rumors on April 23, 2010 at 1:23 pm by

Bears general manager Jerry Angelo has been known to spout off his fair share of gaffes, but they typically involve misused or butchered idioms and metaphors. Occasionally, he’ll say things about his coaches or players […] Read the full article »

Mike Martz on Greg Olsen

Posted in News and Rumors on April 22, 2010 at 12:07 pm by

“If there’s a [good] player who can’t fit a system, then something’s wrong … with the system, don’t you think? We will give everybody an opportunity to find who they are and how they’ll contribute. […] Read the full article »

The “Guys I Wouldn’t Mind Seeing in a Bears Uniform” List

Posted in News and Rumors on April 21, 2010 at 8:31 pm by

As the three-day NFL Draft extravaganza unfolds, here is a list of players whose names I wouldn’t mind hearing being called out when the Bears are on the clock. Some of these players have attributes […] Read the full article »

Preliminary 2010 Bears predictions

Posted in Predictions on April 21, 2010 at 5:35 pm by

Here’s an early look at how I think the 2010 Bears will fare. Week 1 – Sunday, Sept. 12 – Noon Detroit Lions @ Chicago Bears Prediction: Bears 27, Lions 13 Analysis: After five straight […] Read the full article »

Bears open at Soldier Field, have four prime time games

Posted in News and Rumors on April 20, 2010 at 7:39 pm by

The Bears will begin the upcoming season at home for the first time in six years when they take on divisional foe Detroit on Sept. 12. Following a 2004 home-opener against the Lions, the Bears […] Read the full article »