Monthly Archives: July 2011

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (07.24.11)

July 24th, 2011 - 5:47 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 24, 2011, including when the players will vote on the new CBA proposal passed by the owners, Jay Cutler’s cancelled engagement, and more news on the labor front. League year …

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (07.23.11)

July 23rd, 2011 - 10:44 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 23, 2011, including what the Bears need to do when the lockout ends, Matt Forte seeking a contract extension, and the latest progress toward the ratification of a new CBA. …

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (07.22.11)

July 22nd, 2011 - 5:46 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 22, 2011, including the players’ next move towards voting on the new CBA, preparation for the start of the new league year, and the greatest Bears of all time according …

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NFL Players stalling labor vote to avoid laborious preseason work

July 22nd, 2011 - 10:24 am

The NFL owners approved a new 10-year collective bargaining agreement on Thursday and lifted the lockout against the players, based on the condition that the players recertify as a union and vote to ratify the CBA. The players balked and …

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (07.21.11)

July 21st, 2011 - 5:55 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 21, 2011, including Chris Harris’ endorsement of former Panthers teammate Steve Smith, Olivet Nazarene University’s preparations for Bears training camp, and whether Brian Urlacher thinks the Bears will play in …

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Tillman says Bears “have the upper hand” in preparation for season

July 21st, 2011 - 10:30 am

Bears cornerback Charles Tillman said it is a fair assessment to say that teams that have had offensive and defensive systems in place for some time will be in better position when the lockout ends than those teams with new …

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ESPN’s KC Joyner on why Matt Forte rivals Adrian Peterson

July 20th, 2011 - 5:46 pm

“His jack-of-all-trades skill set has led to the idea that he isn’t an elite running back (he has no Pro Bowl or All-Pro nominations in his career), but a closer look at the numbers shows that he can actually go …

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (07.20.11)

July 20th, 2011 - 5:33 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 20, 2011, including and update on Jim McMahon after his limo accident, an update on the labor negotiations including a no-vote from the players, 2011 season predictions, and the Bears …

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (07.19.11)

July 19th, 2011 - 5:23 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 19, 2011, including what Olin Kreutz’s agent says it will take for the Bears to resign his client, Baltimore Ravens’ coach John Harbaugh’s reaction to April’s botched draft day trade …

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (07.18.11)

July 18th, 2011 - 5:46 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 18, 2011, including further developments in the labor negotiations, Tim Hasselbeck’s top teams in the NFC, and a Matt Forte podcast. AP sources: Club execs to be briefed if deal …

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