The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (07.07.11)

July 7th, 2011 - 5:44 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 7, 2011, including J’Marcus Webb’s probable transition to left tackle, whether the Bears will play in the Hall of Fame Game just a month from now, and what free agents could be available when the lockout ends.

Bears’ Webb looking for contact
Lineman ready to hit, make move to left tackleThe NFL lockout is still in force, but second-year Bears offensive tackle …

Bears could shift J’Marcus Webb to left tackle (The National Football Post)
July 7, 2011 5:25:11 PM CDT
The Chicago Bears are going to revamp their offensive line once they get to training camp, but it remains to be…

First Bears preseason game one month away?
July 7, 2011 4:07:54 PM CDT
The Hall of Fame Game — the first preseason game each year, played in Canton, Ohio, at the site of the Pro Football Hall of …

Bears’ Hester pleased by peers’ poll recognition
July 7, 2011 3:58:00 PM CDT
Although his peers somewhat surprisingly voted him No. 32 in an NFL Network poll ranking the league’s top 100 players, Devin …

Hester confident offense will improve under Martz
July 7, 2011 3:53:30 PM CDT
Devin Hester changed his workout routine before last season and was pleased with the results. After not scoring on a kick-or …

Roberto Garza, Dwight White honored by Lone Star Conference (The National Football Post)
July 7, 2011 3:40:13 PM CDT
Chicago Bears guard Roberto Garza and Dwight White, a member of the famed Pittsburgh Steelers’ Steel…

Matt Forte joins Maurice Jones-Drew on Sirius
July 7, 2011 3:38:38 PM CDT
Jacksonville Jaguars running back Maurice Jones-Drew was one of the more critical players of Bears quarterback Jay Cutler, who …

NFL Lockout Q&A
July 7, 2011 3:00:33 PM CDT
NFL Lockout Q&A CBSSports.com has “7 questions to ask for the labor home stretch”. They’re getting down to the nitty …

Speak Up: J’Marcus Webb On Possible Transition To Left Tackle
July 7, 2011 2:55:34 PM CDT
Bears offensive tackle J’Marcus Webb played surprisingly well in 13 games last season. Webb, last year’s seventh-round pick …

Big names could be cut after lockout ends
July 7, 2011 1:01:13 PM CDT
Big names could be cut after lockout ends Bears fans, you like any of these guys?

Last Days of the Lockout?
July 7, 2011 8:33:14 AM CDT