Monthly Archives: February 2012

The Bears Beat (02.15.12): Does Moss make sense for the Bears?

February 15th, 2012 - 5:39 pm

Former Vikings wide receiver Cris Carter says wide receiver Randy Moss could fit in with Mike Tice and Jay Cutler in Chicago. Defensive end Israel Idonije was honored for his work in the community. And former Bear Tommie Harris said [...]

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The Bears Beat (02.14.12): What will the Bears do with their cap space?

February 14th, 2012 - 5:35 pm

With plenty of cap space available, how will the Bears spend their money this offseason? Will they pay Matt Forte? Be aggressive in free agency? Also, wide receiver Earl Bennett feels that if the Giants were able to make a [...]

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The Bears Beat (02.13.12): More drug problems for Bears

February 13th, 2012 - 6:02 pm

Another Bears player, linebacker J.T. Thomas, was arrested for a drug charge, the second drug-related charge for a Bears player in a matter of months. Thomas faces a misdemeanor drug possession charge, a far less serious charge than former Bears [...]

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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 [...]

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The Bears Beat (02.09.12): Can Bears be contenders in 2012?

February 9th, 2012 - 5:38 pm

NFL.com analyst Steve Wyche says the Bears have a good chance at contending for the Super Bowl next year. Should the Bears address the wide receiver depth chart through the draft or in free agency? And Kristin Cavallari, fiancee of [...]

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The Bears Beat (02.08.12): Bears hire Holt as offensive line coach

February 8th, 2012 - 5:42 pm

The Bears completed their coaching staff with the hiring of Tim Holt as their offensive line coach. Former Bears quarterback Jim Miller explains why he likes the hiring of quarterbacks coach Jeremy Bates. And a look at some of the [...]

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The Bears Beat (02.07.12): Bears hire Jeremy Bates as quarterbacks coach

February 7th, 2012 - 5:34 pm

Jay Cutler finally gets his guy. The Bears quarterback said the team “got the right guy” when they announced the hiring of Jeremy Bates as their quarterbacks coach. Bates worked with Cutler in Denver and he was the man that [...]

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The Bears Beat (02.06.12): Would Bears have interest in Manningham?

February 6th, 2012 - 5:36 pm

Would the Bears have any interest in Super Bowl champion and unrestricted free agent wide receiver Mario Manningham? Former Bears defensive end Mark Anderson loses his second Super Bowl. And what the Bears can learn from the Giants’ run to [...]

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2011 NFL Predictions: Super Bowl XLVI

February 4th, 2012 - 7:11 am

A look at my NFL weekly predictions for Super Bowl XLVI. Point spreads come from bovada.lv on Saturday morning. Last Week: 2-0 Last Week against the spread: 2-0 This Week: 0-1 This Week against the spread: 1-0 Overall: 177-90 Overall [...]

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The Bears Beat (02.03.12): Could Chicago host a Super Bowl?

February 3rd, 2012 - 5:43 pm

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell said he’d listen to a proposal to host a Super Bowl in Chicago. How will the Phil Emery and Lovie Smith relationship take shape? And the NFL will expand it’s Thursday night schedule to 13 games [...]

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