The Bears Beat (11.17.11): Moore could miss Chargers game

November 17th, 2011 - 5:34 pm

Bears cornerback D.J. Moore could miss this Sunday’s game against the Chargers after spraining an ankle during practice, Charles Tillman is playing at perhaps the highest level of his career, and the fines from the Bears-Lions game last Sunday have been racking up.

Bears will not take Chargers for granted
Thu Nov 17 18:19:00 2011
Coming off an emotional victory over a division rival that extended their winning streak to four, the Bears will host a …

Sprained ankle could sideline Bears’ Moore
Thu Nov 17 16:35:00 2011
DJ Moore’s status for Sunday’s game against the San Diego Chargers appears in doubt after the Chicago Bears nickel back …

Ryan on Tebow: It’s not pretty but he’s a winner
Thu Nov 17 15:39:17 2011
Ryan on Tebow: It’s not pretty but he’s a winner

Tillman playing at highest level
Thu Nov 17 15:31:00 2011
Since arriving as a second-round draft pick in 2003, Charles Tillman leads NFL defensive backs with 26 forced fumbles, but has …

Earl Bennett wears orange cleats again, gets fined again (The National Football Post)
Thu Nov 17 15:24:00 2011
The NFL informed Chicago Bears wide receiver Earl Bennett the fine for wearing orange cleats that did not…

Thursday’s National Football League Capsules (PA SportsTicker)
Thu Nov 17 15:21:37 2011
TAMPA BAY (4-5) At GREEN BAY (9-0)

Roundup: Cowboys’ Ware docked $15K for roughing the passer
Thu Nov 17 15:05:00 2011
Dallas Cowboys linebacker DeMarcus Ware was fined $15,000 for roughing the passer in last Sunday’s 44-7 victory over the …

Hester not surprised teams kick to him
Thu Nov 17 14:43:05 2011
LAKE FOREST (AP) – There’s at least one person who doesn’t think kicking to Devin Hester is a bad idea – him.

Hester not surprised teams kick to him (AP)
Thu Nov 17 14:27:26 2011
There’s at least one person who doesn’t think kicking to Devin Hester is a bad idea — him. The Chicago Bears’ superstar return …

Briggs: ‘Hey baby, this is a violent sport’
Thu Nov 17 13:53:00 2011
Lance Briggs plans to bring the same ferocious tackling to Sunday’s game against the San Diego Chargers that he did when …

Week 11: NFC Wild Card Watch
Thu Nov 17 13:00:24 2011
A big win over the Lions this week didn’t change where the Bears have sat for the last few weeks, but it poised …

Earl Bennett’s Orange Cleats are Burning a Hole in His Pocket
Thu Nov 17 12:26:05 2011
Since Earl Bennett decided to bust out his orange cleats, the Chicago Bears have come up with two huge NFC wins. The league may …

Reader Q&A: Dan Pompei’s Bears mailbag
Thu Nov 17 12:18:00 2011
The Tribune’s Bears columnist fields questions on Earl Bennett’s orange cleats, the lack of national acclaim for Lovie Smith …

Chicago Bears Sackwatch 2011; Week 10 vs. Detroit Lions
Thu Nov 17 11:00:30 2011
What a difference a few weeks makes.  The first time out against the Lions, in a hostile and very LOUD dome, Mike …

Jay Cutler’s Girlfriend Involved in Affair Scandal with Scott Disick
Thu Nov 17 10:55:02 2011
I sacked her T… Chicago Bears Quarterback Jay Cutler has been on a hot streak since he rekindled with former fiance Kristin …

Chat wrap: Jurko’s prediction for Bears-SD
Thu Nov 17 10:39:11 2011
Jurko gave his prediction for the Bears-Chargers and what he thinks would constitute a successful Bears’ journey through the …

$17,500 in fines so far from Lions-Bears
Thu Nov 17 10:21:29 2011
$17,500 in fines so far from Lions-Bears That number’s going up. I find it strange that Earl’s shoes are worth more to the …

Earl Bennett is committed to his orange shoes
Thu Nov 17 10:21:15 2011
Bears receiver Earl Bennett was fined $5,000 for wearing orange cleats two weeks ago. He was warned that he would be fined …

Vanden Bosch fined $7.5K, first from Lions-Bears
Thu Nov 17 10:16:30 2011
Vanden Bosch fined $7.5K, first from Lions-Bears

Source: Vanden Bosch fined for hit on Forte
Thu Nov 17 09:07:35 2011
The NFL has fined Detroit Lions defensive end Kyle Vanden Bosch $7,500 for hitting Matt Forte, who was already on the ground, a …

Chat alert: Jurko talks Bears at 12
Thu Nov 17 08:37:17 2011
Super Bears Super Bowl? Talk to Jurko at 12 CT about the Bears and their upcoming game against the San Diego Chargers. Submit …

Guard optimism: Ready, Williams and able
Thu Nov 17 07:11:09 2011

Freeman says his thumb injury has affected him ‘maybe a little bit’
Thu Nov 17 05:25:05 2011
Quarterback Josh Freeman says the sprained thumb on his right throwing hand has affected him “maybe a little bit” in the …

NFL Power Rankings For Week 11
Thu Nov 17 04:25:15 2011
The Bears, who many said were done after their loss to he Lions, have proved many of the critics wrong with their four game …

Guard optimism: Ready, Williams and able
Thu Nov 17 02:25:37 2011
Guard Edwin Williams started three games for the …

He’s a sick returner: Ailing Hester sparkles
Thu Nov 17 02:25:33 2011
The legend of Devin Hester continues to grow. The …

Jay Cutler vs. Philip Rivers isn’t a classic, but there is some history
Thu Nov 17 02:25:28 2011
Jay Cutler vs. Philip Rivers is one of the oddest …

STRATEGY AND PERSONNEL
Thu Nov 17 01:13:28 2011
With left guard Chris Williams on injured reserve following last Sunday’s wrist surgery and rookie right tackle Gabe Carimi …

Bears believe Edwin Williams up to task
Thu Nov 17 00:32:00 2011
With a year of experience in Mike Martz’s offense under his belt, the Bears feel that Edwin Williams is better equipped to …

DE Davis excited to join Bears’ D
Thu Nov 17 00:08:00 2011
LAKE FOREST – Veteran defensive end Chauncey Davis would have been happy with any opportunity to return to the NFL.