The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.24.11)

August 24th, 2011 - 5:33 pm
Bears wide receivers coach Darryl Drake's message to Roy Williams: Improve, or lose your starting job.

Bears wide receivers coach Darryl Drake's message to Roy Williams: Improve, or lose your starting job.

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 24, 2011, including Darryl Drake’s message to Roy Williams about playing better, Williams’ denial of dropping any passes against the Giants, and Matt Forte’s view on the struggles in the run game.

Darryl Drake sends strong message to Roy Williams
Wed Aug 24 16:12:05 2011
Bears receivers coach Darryl Drake issued a strong message to Roy Williams recently. If he doesn’t get better, he’s going to …

Tice: No changes on OL for Titans
Wed Aug 24 15:52:21 2011
<!–photo1–>LAKE FOREST, Ill. — The Chicago Bears are standing pat on the offensive line heading into Saturday’s …

Roy Williams on precipitous slide
Wed Aug 24 15:49:49 2011
To suggest that the Chicago Bears’ newest addition at wide receiver Roy Williams is off to rough start thus far would could be …

Bears’ Roy Williams bristles when drops brought up
Wed Aug 24 15:17:27 2011
The Chicago Bears brought in receiver Roy Williams hoping he would rediscover his old Pro Bowl form in a familiar system. It …

Bears’ Roy Williams getting in shape quickly
Wed Aug 24 14:56:43 2011
Bears wide receiver Roy Williams took the blame for giving the impression that he’s not yet in football shape three weeks into …

Behind the scenes look at Bear Chris Harris’ Twitter tour
Wed Aug 24 14:28:55 2011
AFTERNOON SPORTS CLUB: Bears safety Chris Harris didn’t know …

Cutler bullish on Roy, Barber, Webb, o-line
Wed Aug 24 14:23:40 2011
Though the Bears’ offense appeared to struggle against the New York Giants on Saturday night, quarterback Jay Cutler was upbeat …

Slimmer Cutler ahead of game
Wed Aug 24 14:18:06 2011
LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Jay Cutler says that shedding a few pounds likely beefed up his game. Read the entire story.

Sanzenbacher has important supporter
Wed Aug 24 14:08:52 2011
<!–photo1–>Dane Sanzenbacher has plenty of doubters, but he has at least one person in his corner who is hoping the …

Which Player Could the Bears Least Afford to Lose
Wed Aug 24 13:19:09 2011
After Monday night’s loss to the Giants, I’ve been taking solace in the fact that the Bears came out of the game …

Well, Your Chicago Bears Played in an Exhibition Game and…
Wed Aug 24 13:00:41 2011
So. We came, we saw, and we flew home to Chicago. All three aspects of the game played questionably. I loved Iwuh. …

Watch out for NFL’s breakout candidates
Wed Aug 24 12:13:16 2011
Forget Dez and Miles, Dallas has another budding receiver set to explode.

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Sign-Trade-Release: Chicago Bears’ Middle Linebackers
Wed Aug 24 10:56:11 2011
Rules: The object of this game is simple. I’ll provide you with a mixture of three past or present Chicago Bears. You’ll …

X-and-O Show: Bears vs. Giants
Wed Aug 24 08:31:25 2011

Deep backfield puts Taylor on roster bubble
Wed Aug 24 08:08:36 2011
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Cutler says maligned offensive line is improving
Wed Aug 24 08:08:36 2011
Bears general manager Jerry Angelo realizes if his team is going to surpass what last season’s team accomplished by reaching …

Wootton’s injury opens door for Gholston
Wed Aug 24 08:08:36 2011
Corey Wootton was the clear-cut leader as the top backup to starters Israel Idonije and Julius Peppers before he suffered torn …

Criticism for Roy Williams mounts in Chicago
Wed Aug 24 07:49:31 2011
The moment Roy Williams arrived in Chicago, he was installed as the “No. 1″ receiver, a guy who would start over …

With zer-O line, Bears’ preseason really meaningful
Wed Aug 24 05:29:58 2011
The Bears accomplished the impossible the other night by making a meaningless exhibition game meaningful. Americans can’t …

Matt Forte on Bears’ running game: It’ll come
Wed Aug 24 02:15:46 2011
Like just about everything else with the Bears in …

At the moment, Bears’ Roy Williams in no shape to succeed
Wed Aug 24 02:15:36 2011
Roy Williams needs to shape up. Literally. Physically, the …