The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.20.11)

August 20th, 2011 - 5:37 pm
Roy Williams is growing more comfortable in his new surroundings.

Roy Williams is growing more comfortable in his new surroundings.

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 20, 2011, including Roy Williams’ growing comfort with his new surroundings, Chris Williams’ growth at left guard, and Sam Hurd’s push to be a part of the offense.

Williams making his presence known
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. – Roy Williams made a fan for life when he handed his gloves to a little boy near the end of …

Bears conclude camp at ONU
Bears conclude camp at ONU

Hanie shines under the lights Thursday
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. – After struggling in training camp as well as last Saturday’s preseason opener, Caleb Hanie …

How close is Fitzgerald to new deal?
Sat Aug 20 11:12:14 2011
Cardinals ‘working hard’ to extend franchise star Fitzgerald.

Chris Williams Looking to Stick at Left Guard
Sat Aug 20 11:00:44 2011
You probably didn’t need me to tell you that. But the Bears have a lot riding on Williams being able to take a hold of …

Bear Watching: What Players Are You Watching?
Sat Aug 20 07:00:40 2011
So we have one preseason game under our belt, with the second not until Monday. So we have a little extra time to talk …

What Should the Chicago Bears do with Chester Taylor…
Sat Aug 20 03:33:06 2011
Chicago Bears general manager Jerry Angelo was very pointed in his comments on a local Chicago radio show earlier this week in …

Undrafted Kyle Adams??? versatility not lost on Lovie Smith
Sat Aug 20 03:08:50 2011

Bears??? Sam Hurd ready to shed special-teams label as a receiver
Sat Aug 20 03:08:50 2011

PFF: Could the Bears Be in Danger of Going from First to Worst?
Sat Aug 20 02:37:10 2011
The guys at Pro Football Focus are going around the league previewing teams for the upcoming season.  The Chicago Bears were …

Undrafted Kyle Adams’ versatility not lost on Lovie Smith
Sat Aug 20 02:07:11 2011
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. — Without offseason workouts and …

Bears’ Sam Hurd ready to shed special-teams label as a receiver
Sat Aug 20 02:07:07 2011
Don’t discount Sam Hurd’s contention that he signed with the …

Williams on solid footing at left guard
Sat Aug 20 02:00:00 2011
Bears like progress he’s making in shift from tackle BOURBONNAIS — The joke, Mike Tice said, is that he doesn’t have one …

Bears’ Safety Harris Tweets Time Out to Michael Vick Critics
Sat Aug 20 01:55:00 2011
The final score was 59-28 after a Monday night thrashing of the Redskins by an Eagles aerial assault led by quarterback Michael …

bears in brief;Undrafted tight end Adams’ versatility not lost on Lovie
Sat Aug 20 01:27:29 2011
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. – Without offseason workouts and minicamps, Bears coach Lovie Smith struggled early on to get a read on his …

Bears’ Johnny Knox delivers correct response after demotion
Sat Aug 20 00:28:24 2011
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. — Bears receiver Johnny Knox …

Bears’ Johnny Knox delivers correct response after demotion
Sat Aug 20 00:28:24 2011
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. — Bears receiver Johnny Knox assumed an all-too-familiar position when Roy Williams replaced him in the …

Omiyale steps into breech
Sat Aug 20 00:25:00 2011
BOURBONNAIS – Bears offensive lineman Frank Omiyale returned to his former spot on the first team during Friday’s practice at …