The Bears Beat (10.26.11): Wilbon says Bears should sign Terrell Owens

October 26th, 2011 - 6:04 pm

ESPN’s Michael Wilbon makes the case that the Bears should sign free agent wide receiver Terrell Owens, Lance Briggs was named NFC Defensive Player of the Week for his performance against the Buccaneers in London, and Jay Cutler discusses how the Bears need to prepare for the second half of the season.

Cutler: Bears need to prepare for ‘final push’
Wed Oct 26 17:21:00 2011
Jay Cutler wasn’t quite sure what day it is, but the Chicago Bears quarterback knows his team is in the mix for an NFC playoff …

Briggs Named NFC Defensive Player Of The Week
Wed Oct 26 17:12:47 2011
Lance Briggs was named NFC Defensive Player of the Week today. He had six tackles, a tackle for a loss, one interception and …

Bears’ Forte piles up yards (AP)
Wed Oct 26 17:12:26 2011
Matt Forte continues to pile up yards and add to his bargaining power. Unable to land the contract extension he wanted, Forte …

ESPN’s Wilbon Thinks The Bears Should Sign T.O.
Wed Oct 26 16:19:43 2011
ESPN columnist and co-host of ESPN’s “Pardon the Interruption” Michael Wilbon thinks the Bears should sign free agent wide …

Briggs named NFC player of the week
Wed Oct 26 15:48:00 2011
Pro Bowl linebacker Lance Briggs has been named NFC defensive player of the week following his performance in last Sunday’s …

Bears’ Forte piles up yards
Wed Oct 26 15:37:21 2011
Matt Forte continues to pile up yards and add to his bargaining power. Unable to land the contract extension he wanted, Forte …

Pleased To Meet Y– Wait, Where’d You Go? Bye Week Edition
Wed Oct 26 15:00:53 2011
Normally this time of the week, you’d be getting the Pleased to Meet You feature, where we get into the workings of the …

Carimi returns to practice for Bears
Wed Oct 26 14:32:00 2011
Chicago Bears offensive tackle Gabe Carimi, who suffered a partial dislocation of his right knee in Week 2, returned to …

Forte’s value not lost on teammates
Wed Oct 26 14:16:47 2011
LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Anyone who has seen the Chicago Bears play this season realizes just how important Matt Forte is to the …

Loyalty, honesty helped Ditka get the most out of his players
Wed Oct 26 14:05:00 2011
With “Mike Ditka: A Football Life” set to debut on NFL Network on Thursday at 10 p.m. ET, former Bears WR Tom Waddle recalls …

Is Terrell Owens Coming to Chicago?
Wed Oct 26 13:55:40 2011
Clipped from: arenarush.com (share this clip) A Chicago football team is interested in Terrell Owens and offered him a …

ForteWatch: Chasing Chris Johnson
Wed Oct 26 13:52:07 2011
Trevor reached out during Tuesday’s SportsNation chat: Trevor (De Pere, WI) Kevin! We need a ForteWatch up in this blog! He’s …

Bears rookie Carimi returns to practice
Wed Oct 26 13:48:02 2011
<!–photo1–>LAKE FOREST, Ill. — Chicago Bears rookie right tackle Gabe Carimi returned to the practice field Wednesday, …

Rush offer Terrell Owens a contract
Wed Oct 26 13:26:06 2011
The Bears haven’t expressed an interest in free-agent receiver Terrell Owens, but another Chicago football franchise has. The …

Devin Hester Ranked 4th Fastest in NFL
Wed Oct 26 13:25:57 2011
Clipped from: www.suntimes.com (share this clip) Every few years Sports Illustrated polls NFL players to find out who players …

Brees, Briggs, Crosby named NFC players of the week
Wed Oct 26 12:40:07 2011
Saints quarterback Drew Brees, Bears linebacker Lance Briggs and Packers kicker Mason Crosby have been named the NFC players of …

Surprised Briggs wins NFC defensive player of week honor
Wed Oct 26 12:22:00 2011
Lance Briggs promised to make his trip to London a memorable one, packing his Flipcam to capture the Chicago Bears’ tour …

Angelo liked what he saw of Conte
Wed Oct 26 12:06:00 2011
ChicagoBears.com senior writer Larry Mayer speaks with general manager Jerry Angelo about the most pressing issues involving …

The Bears went to London and beat the Buccaneers. The best of the in-game thread.
Wed Oct 26 11:55:59 2011
After a brief hiatus, here’s the return of our irreverent round-up of the chinwagging that goes on in the in-game …

Bears’ Forte piles up yards
Wed Oct 26 11:36:14 2011
Matt Forte continues to pile up yards and add to his bargaining power.

Are You the Ultimate Displaced Bears Fan? Prove it!!!
Wed Oct 26 10:49:17 2011
At BGO, we think we have the greatest fans of anyone on the FanSided Network and we thank you for that. We know not everyone …

Jerry Angelo explains why Bears aren’t interested in Bernard Berrian
Wed Oct 26 10:47:14 2011
During his weekly chat with the Bears website, general manager Jerry Angelo explained why former receiver Bernard Berrian isn’t …

NFL players rank Devin Hester 4th fastest in SI poll
Wed Oct 26 09:56:00 2011
Devin Hester, the NFL’s all-time leading touchdown …

Memo to Goodell: Stop being a hypocrite (Yahoo! Sports)
Wed Oct 26 09:09:00 2011
Roger Goodell and the league have once again done an uneven job of dishing out fines.

The Case for Spencer
Wed Oct 26 08:31:38 2011

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Vikings send Berrian on out (of town) route (The National Football Post)
Wed Oct 26 07:15:12 2011
Rather than deal with a recurring distraction, the Minnesota Vikings sent wide receiver Bernard Berrian on an…

Bears??? O-line is getting better
Wed Oct 26 07:10:54 2011

The Bears Den: October 26, 2011
Wed Oct 26 07:00:09 2011
“…where we allow ourselves to examine…ourselves.” Urlacher, Bears enjoy trip to London Mayer: Brian Urlacher would have …

Bears’ Forte piles up yards
Wed Oct 26 05:10:41 2011
LAKE FOREST, Ill.- Matt Forte continues to pile up yards and add to his bargaining power.

Bears’ O-line is getting better
Wed Oct 26 02:13:21 2011
Center Roberto Garza owned up to his unit’s …