In today’s Bears Beat: background information on Phil Emery’s familiarity with the “Patriot Way,” a look at how Brandon Marshall will upgrade the wide receiving corps, and the latest rumors regarding Brian Urlacher and Jenny McCarthy.

Bears GM Phil Emery is rooted in Patriotic approach
Fri Apr 20 02:34:34 2012
During his introductory news conference, Bears …

Marshall should upgrade Bears’ receiver corps
Fri Apr 20 11:04:30 2012
Brandon Marshall doesn’t solve all the Bears’ receiving problems, but it gives quarterback Jay Cutler the No]]>

Strategy And Personnel
Fri Apr 20 11:04:30 2012

If Bill Walsh was “the Master”, then Jerry Angelo was the…
Fri Apr 20 11:00:30 2012
Earlier this week Michael Lombardi from wrote; Bill Walsh’s NFL draft philosophies: Six lessons from the …

Presenting the Three-Round Mock Draft
Fri Apr 20 10:29:43 2012
Despite the controversy, Adams will crack top 10.

Bears draft preview: Safeties
Fri Apr 20 08:59:26 2012
Undoubtedly, safeties Major Wright and Chris Conte flashed playmaking potential in 2011 that could project long term. But even …

No underdog label for the 2012 Chicago Bears
Fri Apr 20 08:36:35 2012
No team uses the underdog/no respect stigma as a motivator better than the Chicago Bears under Lovie Smith. He’s been brilliant …

Jenny McCarthy essentially confirms she’s dating Brian Urlacher
Fri Apr 20 04:59:20 2012
Rumors that actress/model Jenny McCarthy and Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher were dating began when the two were seen leaving …

Fleener tops a thin crop of tight ends
Fri Apr 20 15:20:00 2012

Andrew Luck to Indianapolis Colts, Curtis Painter to Baltimore Ravens: Fan Reaction (Yahoo! Contributor Network)
Fri Apr 20 15:06:00 2012
You can’t win them all, I suppose. At least that’s the message that I took from the mixed bag of quarterback news that befell …

Prospecting for Gold: Jared Crick, DE/DT
Fri Apr 20 15:00:04 2012
Chicago Bears fans love their lunch pail guys. I say that and you should immediately know the type; hard-nosed, …

Packers 500/ El Patron Draft Time Slots
Fri Apr 20 14:10:07 2012
Packers 500/ El Patron Draft Time Slots

Trades for high NFL draft picks discussed more than previous years (Yahoo! Sports)
Fri Apr 20 13:24:27 2012
Last year’s new CBA helped lessen a burden franchises faced when they considered moving up.

Governor, Goodell call visit to Minnesota productive (National Football Post)
Fri Apr 20 13:16:08 2012
NFL putting pressure on lawmakers to get stadium deal done

What Role Do the Players Have in the Concussion Controversy?
Fri Apr 20 13:00:29 2012
On Tuesday I looked at the concussion issue after almost 1,200 ex-players are now in litigation with the NFL over …

Draft position no concern for NIU’s Wedige
Fri Apr 20 11:25:54 2012
The NFL is filled with players who failed to hear their name called on draft weekend. The Bears alone last summer broke …

Brian Urlacher and Jenny McCarthy Still Playing Ball
Fri Apr 20 11:11:03 2012
You caught us T… Jenny McCarthy admitted to feeling ‘giddy’ when asked about her love life yesterday at a Q&A at NBC …