The Bears Beat (10.21.11): Bears arrive in London

October 21st, 2011 - 5:32 pm

The Bears arrived in London Friday for their Week 7 game with the Buccaneers, Chris Harris could start for the Bears a week after requesting a trade, and former Bears center Olin Kreutz walks away from the Saints.

Bears take a crack at cricket
Fri Oct 21 16:42:00 2011
Before a practice Friday at the Surrey County Cricket Club, the Bears visited with some cricket players, who showed them the …

DT Williams says Cutler admitted embellishing
Fri Oct 21 15:53:00 2011
Defensive tackle Kevin Williams said Jay Cutler admitted to putting “a little sugar” on a hit that cost Williams $15,000. Plus, …

NFL Injury Report (The Canadian Press)
Fri Oct 21 15:43:15 2011
NEW YORK, N.Y. – The National Football League injury report, as provided by the league (OUT – Definitely will not play; DNP – …

Bears expect no disadvantage not arriving week early like Bucs
Fri Oct 21 15:29:00 2011
The Chicago Bears believe arriving in London only two days before their game against Tampa Bay won’t be a problem, even though …

Top Five Chicago Bears Jerseys to Buy (Yahoo! Contributor Network)
Fri Oct 21 15:25:00 2011
Fans of some NFL teams might have a difficult time finding five players whose jerseys they might want to wear (ahem, Arizona). …

Bucs’ LeGarrette Blount out vs. Bears
Fri Oct 21 14:46:06 2011
BAGSHOT, England — Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach …

Bears arrive in London
Fri Oct 21 14:45:25 2011
LONDON — A bleary-eyed Jay Cutler rubbed his face …

Hall of Fame obtains rare collection
Fri Oct 21 14:18:14 2011
The Pro Football Hall of Fame has obtained a rich collection of rare documents from the NFL’s early years. The family of …

Hall of Fame obtains rare collection
Fri Oct 21 14:02:07 2011

Sleepy Bears arrive in London for Bucs game
Fri Oct 21 13:44:17 2011
A bleary-eyed Jay Cutler rubbed his face as he stepped up on the podium for his first news conference in London, hours …

Bears trying to stay within routine
Fri Oct 21 13:26:58 2011
LONDON — As you can imagine, the Bears weren’t exactly warm and fuzzy after flying overnight from Chicago to London, landing, …

Safety shocker: Harris could start Sunday
Fri Oct 21 12:54:00 2011
LONDON — Just when you thought the Chicago Bears were getting it figured out at safety, well enough to have the same …

Sleepy Bears arrive in London for Bucs game
Fri Oct 21 12:28:31 2011
A bleary-eyed Jay Cutler rubbed his face as he stepped up on the podium for his first news conference in London, hours after …

Harris may return to starting lineup
Fri Oct 21 12:13:24 2011
LONDON — The journey of Chicago Bears safety Chris Harris could take another strange twist Sunday with the possibility the …

Big crowd expected at Wembley Stadium, although tickets remain
Fri Oct 21 11:50:11 2011
LONDON — Less than 48 hours until kickoff, and the game between the Bears and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Wembley Stadium is …

Report: Kreutz quits Saints
Fri Oct 21 11:32:00 2011
After less than three months with the New Orleans Saints, Olin Kreutz has walked away from the team.

Saints C Olin Kreutz leaves team
Fri Oct 21 11:20:49 2011
Saints C Olin Kreutz leaves team

Olin Kreutz leaves Saints
Fri Oct 21 11:00:34 2011
Yes, PFT Live starts in mere minutes.  But I needed to post this one before the show begins. Mike Triplett of the New Orleans …

The DeCon’s Fantasy Football Picks – Week 7
Fri Oct 21 11:00:25 2011
My apologies guys for being away last week.  Mrs. DeCon was away and I was holding down the fort with my 3 little Bears each …

NFL fines AJ Hawk $10K for middle finger vs. Rams
Fri Oct 21 10:36:27 2011
NFL fines AJ Hawk $10K for middle finger vs. Rams

Conte determined to keep improving
Fri Oct 21 10:28:00 2011
Preparing to make his second straight NFL start against the Buccaneers Sunday in London, Bears rookie free safety Chris Conte …

Notebook: London an Unwelcome Obligation
Fri Oct 21 09:39:00 2011

Betting on the Bears in London
Fri Oct 21 09:01:00 2011
LONDON – The NFL is strongly opposed to legalized betting on its game in the United States, recently challenging parlay …

Bucs RB Blount won’t face Bears
Fri Oct 21 08:01:52 2011
BAGSHOT, England — Tampa Bay Buccaneers coach Raheem Morris says running back LeGarrette Blount will not play against the …

Bears players seeking to make most of time in London
Fri Oct 21 07:10:57 2011

Bears players seeking to make most of time in London
Fri Oct 21 02:24:00 2011
Lance Briggs can’t wait to get to London. ‘‘[I] …

Buccaneers wait on Bears
Fri Oct 21 00:33:00 2011
LAKE FOREST – The Bears carried passports along with their playbooks Thursday.

Editor’s Eight: NFL power rankings
Fri Oct 21 00:23:00 2011
Northwest Herald Sports Editor Eric Olson’s NFL rankings (with last week’s ranking in parentheses):

Bears-Bucs breakdown
Fri Oct 21 00:23:00 2011
Bears vs. Tampa Bay Buccaneers (in London)