Tag: Brandon Marshall

Four Downs: Keys to beating the 49ers (09/14/14)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 11, 2014 at 10:00 am by

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the San Francisco 49ers. 1. Protect the football It’s no secret why the Bears lost their Week 1 matchup with the Bills. Jay Cutler‘s two […] Read the full article »

Game Preview: Buffalo Bills (0-0) at Chicago Bears (0-0)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 6, 2014 at 10:11 am by

Hoping to put the painful memory of last year’s missed opportunity behind them, the Bears open their 2014 season on Sunday at home against the Buffalo Bills. Last year, in head coach Marc Trestman‘s first […] Read the full article »

Bears-Browns preview: Do the Bears have enough at tight end?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 28, 2014 at 3:30 pm by

For a brief period early in training camp and into the preseason, it looked like the Bears had the makings of a two tight end formation with the emergence of Zach Miller. Unfortunately, that moment […] Read the full article »

Bears-Browns preview: Can Santonio Holmes still play and contribute?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 28, 2014 at 3:00 pm by

When the Bears brought in veteran wide receiver and former Super Bowl MVP Santonio Holmes, they wanted to see what the 30-year-old still had left in the tank. Through one preseason game, Holmes hasn’t had […] Read the full article »

Will Jay Cutler be a top fantasy football quarterback?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 28, 2014 at 9:15 am by

Last year, the Chicago Bears finished second in the NFL in points per game with 27.8. With the emergence of second-year wide receiver Alshon Jeffery paired with No. 1 wideout Brandon Marshall, the Bears possessed […] Read the full article »

Bears-Jaguars preview: Key depth battles are tight, intriguing

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2014 at 6:30 pm by

No matter how many times I hear from fans that preseason games are pointless and boring, I can’t respond enough that they’re not purely for our own entertainment. Now, if you’re complaining about full-price game […] Read the full article »

Bears-Eagles preview: Does the defensive line have enough depth and talent to rush the passer?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 8, 2014 at 4:00 pm by

Give Bears general manager Phil Emery credit. While he may not always make the right move — but, really, no GM ever does — he at least recognizes problems and moves quickly to improve them. […] Read the full article »

Bears-Eagles preview: Which wide receiver(s) will step up in Marquess Wilson’s absence?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 8, 2014 at 3:30 pm by

The Bears received a crushing blow earlier this week when third wideout Marquess Wilson went down with a broken clavicle while laying out to make a catch. The “blow” might have been more emotional than […] Read the full article »

Cutler MVP might be a reach, but Marshall correct to set bar high

Posted in News and Rumors on July 31, 2014 at 9:13 am by

On Wednesday, Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall made headlines when he said that his friend and quarterback, Jay Cutler, could “absolutely” win the Most Valuable Player award this upcoming season. It’s a lofty goal, for […] Read the full article »

Relish the Marshall and Jeffery dynamic while it lasts

Posted in News and Rumors on June 4, 2014 at 12:15 pm by

If you’re a lifelong Bears fan, I don’t need to tell you just how much a treat it was to watch wide receivers Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery go to work last season. The Bears […] Read the full article »