The Bears Beat (01.24.12): Bears narrow their GM search to Emery, Licht

January 24th, 2012 - 5:52 pm

The Bears have narrowed their list of general manager candidates to two, the Chiefs’ Phil Emery and the Patriots’ Jason Licht. Brian Urlacher opens up about taking painkillers. And safety Chris Conte was named to the NFL all-rookie team.

Bears’ GM search down to Chiefs’ Phil Emery, Patriots’ Jason Licht
Tue Jan 24 02:15:37 2012
MOBILE, Ala. — The Bears whittled their list of …

Brian Urlacher Opens Up About Painkiller Use: Fan’s Take (Yahoo! Contributor Network)
Tue Jan 24 16:27:00 2012
We can say a lot of things about Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher. One thing we can’t say is that the guy isn’t tough. …

Former NFL player JR Boone dies at 86 (The Canadian Press)
Tue Jan 24 16:18:27 2012
SELMA, Calif. – Former NFL player and Fresno State football coach JR Boone has died. He was 86.

Mocking the Mocks: Who they think the Chicago Bears will take
Tue Jan 24 15:47:00 2012
The last time we looked at a mock draft they had the Chicago Bears taking Notre Dame wide receiver Michael Floyd …

Former NFL player JR Boone dies (AP)
Tue Jan 24 15:41:32 2012
Former NFL player and Fresno State football coach JR Boone has died. He was 86. Fresno State says Boone died in his sleep on …

Bear Report Senior Bowl Blog
Tue Jan 24 15:31:51 2012

Toub impressed Dolphins GM in interview
Tue Jan 24 14:35:00 2012
MOBILE, Ala. — Chicago Bears special teams coordinator Dave Toub had to know he faced long odds in his bid to land the Miami …

Conte is named to NFL all-rookie team
Tue Jan 24 13:29:00 2012
Bears safety Chris Conte has been selected to the Pro Football Weekly/Professional Football Writers of America 2011 All-Rookie …

New Bears GM can reshape scouting staff
Tue Jan 24 13:23:00 2012
MOBILE, Ala. — Jerry Angelo’s replacement as Chicago Bears general manager will have flexibility with his staff as the …

Bears LB Urlacher explains painkiller use, concussion issue
Tue Jan 24 13:11:00 2012
Bears All-Pro LB Brian Urlacher opened up this week about his longtime use of the painkiller Toradol and said he’d hide a …

The Bears Den: January 24, 2012
Tue Jan 24 11:57:25 2012
“…where there are great views and an intimate feel throughout. Oh, wait that’s our stadium.”   Soldier Field ranked …

Giants Return to Super Bowl Provides Encouragement for Chicago Bears
Tue Jan 24 11:41:29 2012
Eli Manning and the Giants return to the Super Bowl. Last week Chicago Tribune columnist David Haugh drew comparisons between …

Giants-Patriots is a SB XLII rematch in name only
Tue Jan 24 10:51:56 2012
Giants-Patriots is a SB XLII rematch in name only

Video: Woody, Bettis discuss painkillers
Tue Jan 24 10:20:25 2012

2012 Chicago Bears Roster Turnover: Running back
Tue Jan 24 10:19:32 2012
Thanks to our friends at Pro Football Focus, we’ll have access to their Premium Content to assist in our …

Jay Cutler Comments on His Relationship After Hate Tweets
Tue Jan 24 10:13:11 2012
No one makes fun of my bun in the oven T… Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler got his fair share of congratulations after he and his …

Senior Bowl: Day 2 – North practice
Tue Jan 24 09:35:09 2012

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Tue Jan 24 09:35:09 2012

Urlacher takes injections to play
Tue Jan 24 09:28:09 2012
Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher loves the game so much that he gets injections and would not admit to feeling like he …

Jay Cutler Finally Threw Something That Connected
Tue Jan 24 09:00:19 2012
While Kristin Caval­lari’s pregnancy came as a surprise to the reality TV personality and fiance Jay Cutler, a source very …

Who are top players GM candidates acquired?
Tue Jan 24 08:01:46 2012

The Bears Den: January 24, 2012
Tue Jan 24 07:02:40 2012
“…where there are great views and an intimate feel throughout. Oh, wait that’s our stadium.” Soldier Field ranked eighth …

Bears to meet with Emery, Licht again
Tue Jan 24 07:01:03 2012

Tice Not Part of Raiders Plan, Will Be Bears Offensive Coordinator in 2012
Tue Jan 24 06:43:43 2012
Clipped from: www.chicagobears.com (share this clip) Mike Tice will be the Chicago Bears’ offensive coordinator in 2012 …

Reader Q&A: Dan Pompei’s Bears mailbag
Tue Jan 24 00:00:00 2012
The Tribune’s Bears columnist fields questions on the future of Lovie Smith and Matt Forte, and whether the Bears could have …