Monthly Archives: August 2010

Chicago media and fans need to give Martz the benefit of the doubt

August 5th, 2010 - 4:49 pm

For those of you who have yet to catch on to how the Chicago sports media operates, allow me to sum it up for you. Controversy sells newspapers, or, in this day in age, it increases page views. Whenever the …

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Harrison: Favre acting selfishly

August 4th, 2010 - 3:34 pm

Former NFL All-Pro and current NBC studio analyst Rodney Harrison had some unflattering remarks to say about Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre. “If I was a teammate of his, I’d probably be a little ticked off he’s not in training …

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Martz “pleased” with offense

August 4th, 2010 - 3:25 pm

For the first time in a couple months, Bears offensive coordinator Mike Martz spoke with the media and had nothing but glowing things to say about his offense. Saying Devin Hester “has had a remarkable camp” and the tight ends …

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Sources: Favre not returning to Vikings

August 3rd, 2010 - 12:41 pm

It may seem like it’s stating the obvious, but if Brett Favre does not return to the Vikings as NFL.com reported Tuesday it clearly levels the playing field in the NFC North.  Not only will the Vikings have lost backup …

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Projected starters at safety banged up

August 2nd, 2010 - 4:50 pm

Training camp is only in its fourth day and already one of the biggest question marks about this year’s Bears team — the safety position — just became even more bleak. Over the weekend, Chris Harris suffered a back injury …

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Manumaleuna sees offensive progress in teammates

August 2nd, 2010 - 3:27 pm

New Bears tight end Brandon Manumaleuna, who played under offensive coordinator Mike Martz in St. Louis, said in a story on ChicagoBears.com that he sees his offensive teammates making progress with Martz’s scheme. “The guys are picking it up well,” …

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Seifert: Pass defense biggest disappointment so far in training camp

August 1st, 2010 - 5:37 pm

ESPN.com’s Kevin Seifert, who writes for the NFC North Blog, posted an entry today with his thoughts and observations about the Bears training camp so far. He covers three hot issues including whether the Bears can get on track by …

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Former Ram Bruce to help receivers with offense

August 1st, 2010 - 11:06 am

Former St. Louis Rams wide receiver Isaac Bruce, who retired from football in June, will be at Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais for the duration of the Bears’ training camp to lend a helping hand to receivers, according to ChicagoBears.com. …

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