Tag: Adrian Peterson

Ray McDonald signing no more, no less than roll of the dice

Posted in News and Rumors on March 25, 2015 at 9:30 am by

View image | gettyimages.com The Bears made a “splash” in free agency on Tuesday, but not the kind you might expect. In free agency parlance, a “splash” refers to a major acquisition, usually involving a […] Read the full article »

(Official) end of an era for Brown, Bears

Posted in News and Rumors on February 14, 2009 at 10:23 am by

According to the Sun-Times, the Bears have informed safety Mike Brown that he will not receive a contract offer and the team will part ways with the 9-year pro. There was a time in Chicago […] Read the full article »

Friday’s news and tidbits

Posted in News and Rumors on December 5, 2008 at 6:40 pm by

Five Bears players appeared on the injury report Friday, including defensive tackle Dusty Dvoracek, who is out for the season. Fullback Jason McKie (quadricep) is listed as doubtful, Anthony Adams (foot) and Adewale Ogunleye (shoulder) […] Read the full article »

Stopping “All Day” Peterson requires all day effort

Posted in News and Rumors on November 29, 2008 at 3:35 pm by

If you haven’t yet heard, the Vikings’ Adrian Peterson’s nickname is A.D., which stands for All Day. He’s also been known as “Purple Jesus”, because some say he is a savior. But what they don’t […] Read the full article »

What happened to the two-back system?

Posted in News and Rumors on November 25, 2008 at 10:23 pm by

The plan was to use two running backs. It’s something Lovie Smith has stressed since he became Bears head coach five years ago. “You need at least two good running backs to make it through […] Read the full article »

Bears’ dilemma: Peterson or Berrian?

Posted in News and Rumors on October 16, 2008 at 1:35 pm by

In a perfect world, the Bears would enter Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings and handle them as easily as they did the Detroit Lions two weeks ago. The Bears defense held the Lions to […] Read the full article »

Hester out, Peterson up

Posted in News and Rumors on September 21, 2008 at 10:37 am by

Lovie Smith was on Bears Gameday Live, a pregame show on Fox, and he confirmed that Devin Hester will be out for this game against the Buccaneers and Adrian Peterson will suit up in his […] Read the full article »

Vikings-Packers game should answer questions

Posted in News and Rumors on September 8, 2008 at 12:41 pm by

Monday night’s Minnesota Vikings vs. Green Bay Packers game should give us all an idea of where the Bears stand in the thick of the division. Many NFL analysts gave the Bears and Detroit Lions […] Read the full article »

10 things to watch in preseason Game 4

Posted in News and Rumors on August 27, 2008 at 11:24 pm by

In keeping with my previous entries, we’ll take a look at some of the things to watch in Thursday night’s preseason finale against the Cleveland Browns. It’s a bit harder to find ten distinct things […] Read the full article »