The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (09.21.11)

September 21st, 2011 - 5:43 pm
Jerry Angelo, in an interview with ChicagoBears.com, said on Wednesday: "We did everything you could possibly do to that position. Nobody did more than the Chicago Bears."

Jerry Angelo, in an interview with ChicagoBears.com, said on Wednesday: "We did everything you could possibly do to that position. Nobody did more than the Chicago Bears."

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for September 21, 2011, including what Cutler expects from the Packers defense, how the Bears will respond to the abundance of injuries, and an interview with Jerry Angelo.

Injuries won’t alter Bears’ game plan
Although injuries continue to hamper the Bears offense, there are no plans to limit the playbook Sunday when the Green Bay …

Cutler expects more blitzes from Packers
Even though Jay Cutler is still feeling the effects of the beating he took three days earlier in New Orleans, he won’t let a …

Angelo confident in Bears rebounding
ChicagoBears.com senior writer Larry Mayer speaks with general manager Jerry Angelo about the most pressing issues involving …

Bears QB Jay Cutler Aware his OL Might Accidentally KILL Him
Wed Sep 21 16:43:41 2011
Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler has been sacked more than groceries. Actually, he’s been sacked more than David Carr in …

Bears’ Carimi to miss ‘extended period of time’
Wed Sep 21 16:17:00 2011
The Chicago Bears are bracing to be without rookie right tackle Gabe Carimi for an “extended period of time” after …

Bear Breakdown: D.J. Moore and Nick Roach Need To Step Up
Wed Sep 21 15:42:15 2011
The first two weeks of the NFL season, Bears linebacker Nick Roach and nickelback D.J. Moore have been on my list of “Players …

Cutler Dodges Criticism, Counts on a Rebound
Wed Sep 21 15:37:35 2011
The Bears ended a somber week with a dismal finish against the Saints last week. New Orleans outplayed the Bears in a 30-13 …

Bears safety Wright held out of practice
Wed Sep 21 15:36:00 2011
Major Wright, who suffered a head/neck injury in Sunday’s loss to the Saints, was held out of Wednesday’s practice …

Barber tests injured calf in practice
Wed Sep 21 14:56:42 2011
LAKE FOREST, Ill. — For the second consecutive Wednesday, Chicago Bears running back Marion Barber tested out his injured calf …

10 things you need to know about the Bears
Wed Sep 21 14:42:39 2011
AFTERNOON SPORTS CLUB: There’s no doubt the Bears are …

NFL Week3 2011
Wed Sep 21 14:25:38 2011
NFL Week3 2011

Hester: Criticism of Bears WRs ‘the nature of the beast’
Wed Sep 21 14:11:00 2011
Devin Hester has heard it all before. The Chicago Bears receiver understands how criticism mounts after a bad loss and how …

Man fired for Packers tie lands on feet with rival dealership
Wed Sep 21 13:35:00 2011
John Stone was fired by his car dealership for wearing a Packers tie. Stone’s getting the last laugh now.

Bears’ Spaeth bracing for Pack pressure
Wed Sep 21 13:27:10 2011
<!–video–> LAKE FOREST, Ill. — It’s not like the Green Bay Packers needed any extra motivation to send pressure at …

Cutler unsure he can last at this rate
Wed Sep 21 11:35:32 2011
After being sacked 11 times in the first two games, Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler said Wednesday he’s unsure he can …

Week 3 Fantasy Faceoffs
Wed Sep 21 11:29:00 2011
Is it time to bench your No. 1 quarterback for Cam Newton in Week 3? Should Fred Davis be started across the board? Dave …

League spokesman: Sproles TD should have been reviewed
Wed Sep 21 10:57:00 2011
One of Sunday’s highly questionable calls should have been reviewed, according to a league spokesman.

‘Freaked out’ Gonzalez steps up game (Yahoo! Sports)
Wed Sep 21 10:44:00 2011
After getting embarrassed in hoops during the offseason, Falcons TE Tony Gonzalez had to refine his workout regimen.

Jerry Angelo defends Bears’ offensive line plan
Wed Sep 21 10:15:26 2011
The Bears offensive line struggled to protect Jay Cutler once again on Sunday, leading to a new raft of questions about the job …

Jerry Angelo on o-line: “We did everything you could possibly do”
Wed Sep 21 09:25:36 2011
Bears general manager Jerry Angelo insisted that his club did plenty to address the offensive line during the offseason. “We …

NFL blames failure to review Sproles TD on “miscommunication”
Wed Sep 21 09:17:46 2011
Saints running back Darren Sproles was awarded a touchdown on Sunday against the Bears even though he appeared to step out of …

Roman Harper to be named NFC defensive player of the week (The National Football Post)
Wed Sep 21 08:25:11 2011
New Orleans Saints strong safety Roman Harper will be named NFC defensive player of the week.

Fox Sports fabricated headlines for Cutler piece
Wed Sep 21 08:19:11 2011
Fox Sports fabricated headlines for Cutler piece

Texans kick the tires on Gholston (The National Football Post)
Wed Sep 21 08:01:08 2011
The Houston Texans worked out a number of defensive players on Tuesday, and the most prominent name on the list…

Bears’ Catch-22: Matt Forte’s price going up after strong games
Wed Sep 21 02:18:06 2011
MARK POTASH: Bears general manager Jerry Angelo has had …