Month: August 2011

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.15.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on August 15, 2011 at 5:43 pm by

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 15, 2011, including the fallout from the Bears’ decision to kick from the 30-yard line instead of the 35 against the Bills, more on Corey […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.14.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2011 at 4:56 pm by

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 14, 2011, including analysis of the offensive line’s performance against the Bills, Kahlil Bell’s push for a roster spot, and backup quarterback Caleb Hanie’s performance. […] Read the full article »

Notes from Bears-Bills preseason Game 1

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2011 at 10:00 am by

The following are a few notes I took while watching the Bears’ preseason opener against the Bills on Saturday. – The Bears came out of the gates in style with an end-around to Devin Hester […] Read the full article »

Bears-Bills recap: Defensive line looks deep, solid

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2011 at 12:53 am by

It’s impossible to make any definitive assessment about anybody’s performance after one preseason game, but perceptions can be cemented. They say that football starts up front with the offensive and defensive lines and both sides […] Read the full article »

Erik Kramer on Amobi Okoye

Posted in News and Rumors on August 13, 2011 at 10:41 pm by

“Boy, he is rocked up, isn’t he? Jesus.” -Bears television color commentator (and former quarterback) Erik Kramer on free agent defensive tackle Amobi Okoye’s physique.

10 things to watch in the Bears-Bills preseason game

Posted in News and Rumors on August 12, 2011 at 10:38 pm by

Preseason games are not for the casual fans, especially not the first one on the schedule. The starters play maybe a series — some not at all — and before long the announcers are reading […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.12.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on August 12, 2011 at 5:57 pm by

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 12, 2011, including the Green Bay Packers’ visit to the White House and Bears fan Barack Obama, the amount of playing time the starters figure […] Read the full article »

Bears Notebook: Health luck not rolling over from last year

Posted in News and Rumors on August 11, 2011 at 7:32 pm by

One of the most overshadowed facts from last season due to the fallout over Jay Cutler’s injury in the title game is how the Bears ended up in that position in the first place. The […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.11.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on August 11, 2011 at 4:55 pm by

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 11, 2011, including Mike Martz’s assessment of Gabe Carimi, Darryl Drake’s rant at the Chicago media, and Jay Cutler’s evolution into the leadership role. Carimi […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.10.11)

Posted in News and Rumors on August 10, 2011 at 6:56 pm by

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 10, 2011, including the release of the first Bears depth chart, how Mike Tice feels about the performance of the offensive line, and Mike Martz’s […] Read the full article »