Month: August 2011

Projecting the Bears’ 2011 53-man roster

Posted in News and Rumors on August 31, 2011 at 7:11 pm by

The Bears’ final preseason game is on Thursday and those players who currently sit on the bubble have one last chance to prove to the coaches that they belong on the 53-man roster. The final […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.31.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on August 31, 2011 at 6:59 pm by

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 31, 2011, including Amobi Okoye getting repetitions at defensive end, Mike Tice’s view on the development of the offensive line, and how Dane Sanzenbacher will […] Read the full article »

Brown a logical choice to return to Bears

Posted in News and Rumors on August 30, 2011 at 8:38 pm by

The Bears might consider bringing in a former face to help with their defensive line depth. The New Orleans Saints parted ways with defensive end Alex Brown after just one season and Brown expressed interest […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.30.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on August 30, 2011 at 7:54 pm by

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 30, 2011, including Chester Taylor’s reaction to the confusion over not being cut Monday, whether the Bears will make a run at former Bear and […] Read the full article »

Roy Williams on rapport with Jay Cutler

Posted in News and Rumors on August 30, 2011 at 10:07 am by

“It’s getting there. It’s not day one, it’s not day 365 but we’re getting there. And one day it’ll be magic.” -Bears wide receiver Roy Williams on his rapport with Jay Cutler and his expectations […] Read the full article »

Bears Notebook: Bears mishandle Taylor “release”

Posted in News and Rumors on August 29, 2011 at 5:46 pm by

Bears running back Chester Taylor remains in limbo as of Monday afternoon after being informed that he wasn’t in the team’s plans only to later be told that he has not been cut by the […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.29.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on August 29, 2011 at 5:21 pm by

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 29, 2011, including Chester Taylor’s apparent soon-to-be-official release, the release of reclamation project Vernon Gholston, and the latest on Marion Barber’s injury. Bears win battles […] Read the full article »

Notes from Bears-Titans preseason Game 3

Posted in News and Rumors on August 28, 2011 at 10:19 pm by

The following are a few observations and thoughts I took away from the Bears’ preseason game against the Titans on Saturday. -Depth at cornerback continues to be an issue as evidenced by the play of […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.28.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on August 28, 2011 at 9:28 pm by

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 28, 2011, including Lance Briggs’ demand for more money, Chester Taylor’s imminent departure from the Bears, and the progress the Bears made in the third […] Read the full article »

Briggs seeking more money

Posted in News and Rumors on August 28, 2011 at 1:32 pm by

Bears linebacker Lance Briggs joined running back Matt Forte this offseason in seeking a new contract, according to the Chicago Tribune. Tribune reporter Vaughn McClure writes that “Briggs confirmed to the Tribune that he recently […] Read the full article »