Vikings free agent wide receiver Sidney Rice
A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 11, 2011, including the Bears chances of pursuing free agent wide receiver Sidney Rice, the latest developments in the CBA talks and what effect they’ll have on the Bears’ Hall of Fame preseason game, and Richard Dent’s selection to present him into the Hall of Fame.


July 11, 2011 8:55:09 PM CDT
NEW YORK, N.Y. – Less than two weeks before some training camps are scheduled to open, the NFL remains in labour limbo, with … 

Lawyers in NFL labor dispute meet (AP)
July 11, 2011 8:41:19 PM CDT
Less than two weeks before some training camps are scheduled to open, the NFL remains in labor limbo, with only the lawyers for …

Bears might make a play for Sidney Rice
July 11, 2011 7:03:58 PM CDT
Bears might make a play for Sidney Rice “When the lockout is over, it could be a mad dash for talent all over the NFL. With …

Remember when… The Bears beat the Lions in OT on Thanksgiving (1980)?
July 11, 2011 5:00:40 PM CDT

Sayers: NFL could have helped Mackey
July 11, 2011 3:39:00 PM CDT
Gale Sayers accused the NFL and its players of being selfish and disrespectful as they haggle over how to divvy up some $9 …

Top Chicago Bears Return Men 1977-2010
July 11, 2011 3:00:52 PM CDT
Returner (kickoffs and punts) is another position for which the Bears seem to have a colorful history since 1977. Hard to …

Hold ‘em or Fold ‘em: Rashied Davis
July 11, 2011 1:32:47 PM CDT

Lockout Could Reduce Free-Agent Defections
July 11, 2011 1:30:55 PM CDT

Tentative Lockout Schedule Could Leave Bears Out of HOF Game
July 11, 2011 12:53:10 PM CDT
All signs point to a deal to end the NFL owners’ lockout appears to be in place and approved at the July 21st league …

Greg Olsen and Friends Try to Kick Cancer to the Curb
July 11, 2011 11:56:58 AM CDT
Since the lockout is keeping Greg Olsen and his teammates from playing football, the tight end played a little kickball while …

Gilliam to usher Dent into Hall
July 11, 2011 10:52:52 AM CDT
When he was voted into the Hall of Fame, Richard Dent said either his college coach or his daughter would be his presenter at …

Dent picks college coach as Hall presenter
July 11, 2011 10:26:00 AM CDT
Former Chicago Bears defensive end Richard Dent has selected his college coach Joe Gilliam as his presenter when Dent is …

Rashied Davis expects to be back in Chicago
July 11, 2011 8:16:57 AM CDT
Bears fans want their team to make a splashy pickup at wide receiver, but that hasn’t been the team’s style in …

Create a Caption: Olin Kreutz and Ted Phillips
July 11, 2011 5:38:27 AM CDT
This picture of Olin Kreutz and Chicago Bears President Ted Phillips appeared in David Haugh’s Friday column on Bears …