The Bears Beat (07.09.12): An interview with Jeremy Bates

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Posted in News’s Larry Mayer interviews Bears quarterbacks coach Jeremy Bates in the first of a series of positional breakdowns leading up to training camp. Also, a comparison of the 2006 Super Bowl runner-up defense and special teams with this year’s versions. Plus, more news from around the NFL.

Cutler primed for a big season in 2012
Mon Jul 9 11:28:00 2012
In the first of nine position previews in advance of training camp, coach Jeremy Bates discusses Bears quarterbacks with …

NFC North Champions and NFC Central Champions Since 1970 Merger (Yahoo! Contributor Network)
Mon Jul 9 12:57:00 2012
The Green Bay Packers, Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions have all competed in the same conference since conference formatting was …

The Bears Den: July 09, 2012
Mon Jul 9 12:37:54 2012
“…where we won’t use the P-word in the presence of children.” All-time playoff berths – Green Bay 27. Minnesota 26. The …

Eagles’ Lewis apologizes after felony charge
Mon Jul 9 14:13:00 2012
Philadelphia Eagles running back Dion Lewis was arrested and charged with falsely reporting a fire when he was locked out of a …

Dion Lewis apologizes for his arrest over the weekend (National Football Post)
Mon Jul 9 14:01:06 2012
Eagles RB sorry for ’embarrassment and inconvenience’

Jets, Redskins, Broncos face playoff run setbacks
Mon Jul 9 13:32:00 2012
Every team has a soft spot, a part of their game they struggle to improve and that opponents target. These five squads could …

Times-Picayune writer: Drew Brees contract will be done in a week (National Football Post)
Mon Jul 9 12:10:11 2012
Saints already offered deal averaging more than $19.2 million annually

Vikings’ Peterson hires Clemens’ lawyer
Mon Jul 9 11:06:00 2012 reports: Vikings running back Adrian Peterson has hired Rusty Hardin, who successful defended pitcher Roger Clemens, …

2012 Bears vs. 2006 Bears: Defense and Special Teams
Mon Jul 9 11:00:02 2012
Welcome to part two of this short series comparing the 2012 Bears, which many say is the most talented and best …

Bears Training Camp Breakdown Part 1- The Offense: Getting the Band Back Together
Mon Jul 9 09:38:16 2012
Bears QB Jay Cutler finally has some talented wide outs to throw the ball too, so the Bears offense should take off in 2012 As …

The Bears Den: July 09, 2012
Mon Jul 9 07:26:03 2012
“…where we won’t use the P-word in the presence of children.” All-time playoff berths – Green Bay 27. Minnesota 26. The …

Bruce Allen salutes the owners he has known
Mon Jul 9 07:17:15 2012
The folks who fill in for Peter King, writing Monday Morning Quarterback during his annual vacation, use the platform for a …

Former Bears coach Wannstedt buys Gold Coast condo
Mon Jul 9 05:51:00 2012
Former Chicago Bears head coach Dave Wannstedt, now the defensive coordinator for the Buffalo Bills, and his wife have paid …

Teenage Bears fan battling diseases
Mon Jul 9 01:08:00 2012
Melody Raddatz feels more than a tinge of envy when she sees her 16-year-old son’s friends hopping in cars with their brand …

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