The Bears Beat (02.10.12): Bowen: Bates should provide boost for Cutler

February 10th, 2012 - 4:25 pm

Former NFL safety Matt Bowen says that new Bears quarterbacks coach Jeremy Bates should provide a big boost while working with Jay Cutler. How will the Bears offense take shape this offseason for the 2012 season? And the Bears intend to make it a priority to keep Matt Forte in Chicago.

Position coach key to Cutler’s success
Fri Feb 10 13:23:00 2012
Former NFL safety Matt Bowen thinks the addition of new Bears quarterbacks coach Jeremy Bates will provide a huge boost for …

What will the Bears’ offense look like in ’12?
Fri Feb 10 15:03:07 2012
This week has brought some closure to the coaching staff searches but also raised a lot of questions; why Jeremy …

Bears’ priority is to keep Forte around
Fri Feb 10 09:02:11 2012
Matt Forte is the Bears’ only unrestricted free agent on either side of the ball who is important to their future or would …

Are the Chicago Bears the trendy pick for 2012?
Fri Feb 10 13:09:05 2012
Every year there’s that one team that the experts seem to get behind. Some call it the trendy pick others call …

Hall of Fame probability of active players (ProFootballWeekly.com)
Fri Feb 10 14:17:51 2012
The Pro Football Hall of Fame is for winners and the elite, and even those players sometimes have to wait.

Bennett among the honorees at benefit
Fri Feb 10 12:43:00 2012
Bears receiver Earl Bennett will be among the honorees at the 24th annual Comcast SportsNet Sports Awards Monday night at the …

Super Bowl odds, long-shots and value picks (The National Football Post)
Fri Feb 10 12:30:00 2012
New York City isn’t the only town on the planet that never sleeps. Less than 24 hours after the Giants put…

Did You Know? 2/10/12
Fri Feb 10 11:15:11 2012
With 30 interceptions in nine seasons with the Bears, Charles Tillman is eight behind all-time leader Gary Fencik (38). The …

Febearary Fever Tournament is Set – Start voting now!
Fri Feb 10 11:01:54 2012
After much deliberation, sleepless nights, and the occasional personal attack, the field for the Febearary Fever …

Bears Team Report (Yahoo! Sports)
Fri Feb 10 09:33:28 2012
Running back Matt Forte is the Bears’ only unrestricted free agent on either side of the ball who is important to their future …

Strategy And Personnel
Fri Feb 10 09:02:11 2012
Bears’ quarterbacks coach position was initially advertised as one that would include the title of “passing game …

Bates, news quarterbacks coach, has experience with Cutler
Fri Feb 10 09:02:11 2012
Bears quarterbacks coach Jeremy Bates’ biggest claim to fame is the positive relationship he has with the team’s most important …

Offseason position outlook: Guard/center
Fri Feb 10 08:41:50 2012
This is the fifth installment of a 10-part series that reviews every Bears position group on offense and defense, while also …

Chicago Bears ‘Ultimate Franchise Player’ Selection
Fri Feb 10 07:28:21 2012
This is the latest post in Kurt’s continuing series to identify the NFL’s Ultimate Franchise Player of All-Time. For an …

STRATEGY AND PERSONNEL
Fri Feb 10 04:37:29 2012
The Bears’ quarterbacks coach position was initially advertised as one that would include the title of “passing game …

NOTES, QUOTES
Fri Feb 10 04:37:26 2012
–New Bears quarterbacks coach Jeremy Bates’ biggest claim to fame is the positive relationship he has with the team’s most …

INSIDE SLANT
Fri Feb 10 04:37:23 2012
Running back Matt Forte is the Bears’ only unrestricted free agent on either side of the ball who is important to their future …

Bears, Giants are close, but there is some separation
Fri Feb 10 02:23:03 2012
If the Green Bay Packers and New York Giants are …