The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (07.08.11)

July 8th, 2011 - 5:42 pm

Will the Bears re-sign Olin Kreutz? A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 8, 2011, including how the new CBA proposal will affect Olin Kreutz’s chances of remaining a Bear, where Devin Hester ranks in the list of Top 100 NFL players, Matt Forte’s desire for a new contract, and Forte’s advice for Jay Cutler regarding the conclusion of his 2010 season.

ESPN: New CBA Proposal could help keep Olin Kreutz a Bear
July 8, 2011 4:25:52 PM CDT
ESPN: New CBA Proposal could help keep Olin Kreutz a Bear This link not only discusses that the Bears have a better chance of …

The Chronicles of Cutler and Forte
July 8, 2011 2:19:16 PM CDT
Matt Forte recently told ESPN radio that Jay Cutler has to move on from the end of last season. Luckily, Grizzly Detail was …

8th US Circuit Court Upholds Lockout – Will it Hold Up NFL Labor Negotiations?
July 8, 2011 1:06:01 PM CDT
The 8th US Circuit Court ruled that the NFL Lockout is legal. It shouldn’t come as a big surprise, given that they …

Proposal could help keep Kreutz a Bear
July 8, 2011 12:17:04 PM CDT
Executives claim not to negotiate in the media, but nearly five months ago that seemed to be exactly what Chicago Bears general …

Devin Hester honored to be No. 32 on NFL Network list (The National Football Post)
July 8, 2011 11:55:11 AM CDT
Devin Hester called it a blessing to be ranked No. 32 in the recent Top 100 poll of players the NFL Network…

Appeals court backs NFL lockout
July 8, 2011 11:19:00 AM CDT
In a decision that is significant but not surprising, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit issued a ruling in favor …

Speak Up: Matt Forte Wants Jay Cutler To Forget How Last Season Ended
July 8, 2011 9:37:30 AM CDT
Bears running back Matt Forte isn’t the only one who thinks QB Jay Cutler needs to put his last game in the past. Matt Forte …

Greg Olsen: Bears offense looks in fine shape
July 8, 2011 7:07:04 AM CDT

One Bear’s advice to Cutler: Forget the NFC Championship Game
July 8, 2011 6:59:45 AM CDT
The image of Jay Cutler struggling through the first half — and standing on the sideline through the second half — …

Matt Forte Wants a New Contract
July 8, 2011 5:00:49 AM CDT
Matt Forte will be playing for a new contract in 2011 Thanks to Sean Jensen’s latest Inside the Bears post, we get some …

Greg Olsen: Bears offense looks in fine shape
July 8, 2011 2:19:18 AM CDT
It has been anything but a typical NFL offseason, …

Bears’ Devin Hester won’t be changing routine after ‘10 success
July 8, 2011 2:18:25 AM CDT
Devin Hester changed his workout routine before …

Haugh: No. 1 receiver not top priority for Bears
July 7, 2011 7:10:00 PM CDT
Re-signing Kreutz, bolstering multiple spots on defense more importantMy threshold for manufactured NFL nonsense during the …

Forte: Cutler must forget title game
July 7, 2011 5:55:05 PM CDT
Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte indicated he’s forgotten about Jay Cutler’s experience in the team’s loss to the Green …