The Bears Beat (02.21.12): Bears must address aging defense

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Either the Bears find the Fountain of Youth on defense or they begin replenishing the talent on that side of the ball if they want to compete in the coming years. Also, what to watch for at the NFL Combine and a comparison of free agent wide receivers versus those available through the draft.

Bears Must Be Concerned with Aging Defense (Yahoo! Contributor Network)
Tue Feb 21 13:47:00 2012
The Chicago Bears were on track for an appearance in the playoffs when they won 7 of their first 10 games. They were not going …

Jay Cutler Would Like Some New Toys
Tue Feb 21 16:28:59 2012
Nov 20, 2011; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler (6) runs with the ball during the second half against the …

Quinn backtracks on Tebow ‘humble’ comment
Tue Feb 21 16:04:36 2012
Quinn backtracks on Tebow ‘humble’ comment

2012 NFL Free Agency: Quarterback rankings
Tue Feb 21 16:01:59 2012
2012 NFL Free Agency: Quarterback rankings

Cutler eager to work with Tice and Bates
Tue Feb 21 15:53:00 2012
Bears quarterback Jay Cutler told a Chicago radio station that he’s looking forward to working with new offensive coordinator …

The Bears Den: February 21, 2012
Tue Feb 21 15:49:11 2012
Bears free agency outlook Lynn: Which of their own free agents will the Bears keep and who will likely be searching for a new …

Is February the Worst Month for NFL fans?
Tue Feb 21 15:01:23 2012
After wracking my brain the past few days to hit a topic other than: free agency (still far away), the draft …

Persa, Harnish win Toughness awards
Tue Feb 21 12:41:00 2012
Local standout quarterbacks Chandler Harnish from Northern Illinois and Dan Persa from Northwestern were among the honorees at …

What to watch for at the NFL Combine
Tue Feb 21 11:50:48 2012
All eyes will be on the enigmatic Burfict.

Osi Umenyiora pledges to be quiet this season (The National Football Post)
Tue Feb 21 11:47:00 2012
Osi Umenyiora has one year remaining on his contract for $3.975 million this season and the New York Giants…

Breaking down Bears and the salary cap
Tue Feb 21 11:39:00 2012
The NFL shopping season begins three weeks from Tuesday when free agency opens on March 13.

2012 Chicago Bears Roster Turnover: Defensive Tackle
Tue Feb 21 11:00:18 2012
In this ongoing series we’ll take an in-depth look at each position on the Bears with an eye towards 2012. …

Vikings reach tentative agreement to play at U of Minnesota (The National Football Post)
Tue Feb 21 10:51:00 2012
The plan for a new stadium in Minneapolis is moving forward as the Vikings have reached a tentative agreement…

Free Agency vs. Draft: Wide Receiver
Tue Feb 21 07:40:59 2012
There is little doubt these days as to what is the Bears biggest need or priority this offseason is. There is pretty much no …

Bears help present college scholarhips
Tue Feb 21 07:02:13 2012

The Bears Den: February 21, 2012
Tue Feb 21 07:01:30 2012
“…where apparently adding a receiver under 6′ 2″ is frowned upon in this establishment!” Bears free agency outlook Lynn: …

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