The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.21.11)

August 21st, 2011 - 7:41 pm
Johnny Knox will be looking to make the most out of every opportunity he gets on the field in order to see more playing time.

Johnny Knox will be looking to make the most out of every opportunity he gets on the field in order to see more playing time.

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 21, 2011, including what to watch in the second preseason game against the Giants, predictions for how the offensive line will fare in its second outing, and Johnny Knox’s push for more playing time.

Barber looks to build on first performance
Running back Marion Barber hopes to pick up Monday night against the New York Giants where he left off in the Bears’ …

Bears heading home from Bourbonnais
Bears heading home from Bourbonnais

What to watch: Bears vs. Giants
Sun Aug 21 19:09:00 2011
Time for passing game to develop some rhythmOffensive line will be in spotlight during Bears’ exhibition vs. Giants.

Bowen: Webb facing tough matchup with Giants’ Pierre-Paul
Sun Aug 21 18:57:00 2011
Winning 1-on-1 battles more about technique than overall skill setsWinning 1-on-1 battles more about technique than overall …

Sunday Night Preseason Open Thread
Sun Aug 21 18:00:49 2011
Got a little bit of preseason action going on tonight – San Diego at Dallas on NBC at 8 ET/ 7 CT and Cincinnati at NY …

The O-Line Will Be Better On Monday Night
Sun Aug 21 15:00:36 2011
For obvious reasons, the offensive line will be the most scrutinized unit tomorrow night. It’s only the offensive line …

RB Unga won’t travel with Bears for Giants game
Sun Aug 21 14:49:00 2011
Harvey Unga will not travel with the Bears to New York Sunday evening.

Video: Bears-Giants MNF preview
Sun Aug 21 14:11:07 2011
<!–video–> ESPNNewYork’s Ohm Youngmisuk and ESPNChicago’s Jeff Dickerson preview Monday Night’s matchup between the …

Devin Hester Experiment Continues in Chicago
Sun Aug 21 13:54:19 2011
The Chicago Bears are still intent on turning the world’s best kickoff returner into a mediocre wide receiver. Coach Lovie …

Bears Team Report (Yahoo! Sports)
Sun Aug 21 13:30:15 2011
Bears general manager Jerry Angelo realizes if his team is going to surpass what last season’s team accomplished by reaching …

NFC free-agent moves, by team (ProFootballWeekly.com)
Sun Aug 21 12:43:12 2011
Updated at 1:43 p.m. ET, Sunday, Aug. 21 Note: UFA means unrestricted free agent; RFA means restricted free agent;…

Five things I’ll be looking at Monday night
Sun Aug 21 12:29:29 2011
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — On Monday, the Bears return to the site of the offense’s ugliest and scariest game of the entire 2010 …

Hanie looks out for No. 2;Backup quarterback working on trusting reads, being decisive
Sun Aug 21 11:41:47 2011
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. – Before he stepped onto the practice field at Olivet Nazarene University, Bears backup quarterback Caleb …

Bears O-line under scrutiny vs. Giants (The Canadian Press)
Sun Aug 21 11:13:09 2011
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. – The Chicago Bears’ offensive line couldn’t protect Jay Cutler against the New York Giants last season, …

Knox Trying To Force Opportunity
Sun Aug 21 11:04:18 2011
Roy Williams’ placement on the depth chart ahead of Johnny Knox made quite a bit of hubbub – it’s not often that the …

Chicago Bears O-line under scrutiny vs. Giants
Sun Aug 21 10:51:17 2011
The Chicago Bears’ offensive line couldn’t protect Jay Cutler against the New York Giants last season, and there are doubts …

Chicago Bears O-line under scrutiny vs. Giants
Sun Aug 21 10:08:20 2011
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J.- The Chicago Bears’ offensive line couldn’t protect Jay Cutler against the New York Giants last season, …

WR Kris Adams giving Bears??? offense deeper meaning
Sun Aug 21 07:08:52 2011

Bears backup Caleb Hanie looking out for No. 2
Sun Aug 21 03:08:39 2011

Bears’ Johnny Knox delivers correct response after demotion
Sun Aug 21 02:26:10 2011
Bears receiver Johnny Knox assumed an all-too-familiar …

Bears backup Caleb Hanie looking out for No. 2
Sun Aug 21 02:25:52 2011
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. — Before he stepped onto the …

WR Kris Adams giving Bears’ offense deeper meaning
Sun Aug 21 02:25:46 2011
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. — Overall, the Bears’ defense …

Plenty to digest after camp
Sun Aug 21 00:10:00 2011
Ready… Break!