Month: August 2011

Bears-Titans recap: Improvement on both sides of the ball

Posted in News and Rumors on August 27, 2011 at 11:14 pm by

Following the Bears’ blowout loss to the Giants Monday night, the Bears were looking for a much better effort against the Titans Saturday night and that’s exactly what they got in their 14-13 loss to […] Read the full article »

10 things to watch in the Bears-Titans preseason game

Posted in News and Rumors on August 26, 2011 at 4:44 pm by

The Bears are hoping to rebound following Monday night’s poor performance against the Giants when they take on the Titans Saturday night in Tennessee. The quasi-important dress rehearsal for the regular season will give us […] Read the full article »

Williams is just another player, not a savior

Posted in News and Rumors on August 26, 2011 at 9:59 am by

Maybe it’s Roy Williams’ fault for having a typical receiver’s personality, which is to say brash and confident, full of swagger. Or, maybe Mike Martz is to blame for saying he could envision Williams having […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.25.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on August 25, 2011 at 5:40 pm by

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 25, 2011, including Johnny Knox’s push for a starting job, the latest on injuries and how long certain Bears will be out, and how Major […] Read the full article »

Mike Tice on making sure offensive line doesn’t get complacent

Posted in News and Rumors on August 25, 2011 at 8:36 am by

“You have a young group. If they start feeling too good about themselves, that’s not a good thing. So it’s my job not to let them. So probably today, they’ll hate me. But that’s OK, […] Read the full article »

10 Bears players with something to prove as cutdowns near

Posted in News and Rumors on August 24, 2011 at 8:59 pm by

With the first set of roster cuts looming less than a week away (Aug. 30) and the most important preseason game — that term is used loosely — coming up on Saturday, there are a […] Read the full article »

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

Posted in News and Rumors on August 24, 2011 at 5:33 pm by

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 […] Read the full article »

Notes from Bears-Giants preseason Game 2

Posted in News and Rumors on August 23, 2011 at 5:04 pm by

The following are a few observations and thoughts I took away from the Bears’ preseason game against the Giants on Monday. -My fear all week — and really since the preseason schedule was released — […] Read the full article »

Mike Tirico on Major Wright’s missed tackle

Posted in News and Rumors on August 23, 2011 at 5:00 pm by

“Can somebody pick up Major Wright’s jock?” -ESPN’s play-by-play broadcaster, Mike Tirico, after Bears safety Major Wright whiffed badly when attempting to tackle Giants running back Brandon Jacobs.

Bears-Giants recap: Bears look sloppy in all three phases

Posted in News and Rumors on August 22, 2011 at 10:25 pm by

Perhaps the most uplifting news to come out of Monday night’s 41-13 loss to the New York Giants was that Jay Cutler was able to walk off the field. Considering that the most important part […] Read the full article »