Tag: Charles Tillman

Thursday injury news and tidbits

Posted in News and Rumors on October 30, 2008 at 6:19 pm by

Cornerbacks Charles Tillman and Nathan Vasher had full participation in practice Thursday and should be ready to go for Sunday’s game against the Lions. All players listed on the injury report participated in at least […] Read the full article »

Déjà vu for the Bears at Ford Field?

Posted in News and Rumors on October 2, 2008 at 7:56 pm by

In last year’s 37-27 loss to the Detroit Lions at Ford Field, the Bears limped into Detroit with an entirely different secondary than the one that started that season opener in San Diego. In 2007, […] Read the full article »

A slap on the wrist for Trueblood

Posted in News and Rumors on September 27, 2008 at 1:25 pm by

The Bears insist that Tampa Bay offensive lineman Jeremy Trueblood was responsible for starting the fracas in overtime that caused Charles Tillman to be flagged for unnecessary roughness, giving the Buccaneers a second chance to […] Read the full article »

Thursday roundup

Posted in News and Rumors on September 25, 2008 at 6:01 pm by

Fines levied on pair of Bears A pair of Bears were fined this week for penalties in Sunday’s Buccaneers game. Cornerback Charles Tillman was fined $5,000 for his unnecessary roughness penalty in overtime, which gave […] Read the full article »

Stats update

Posted in News and Rumors on September 16, 2008 at 6:51 pm by

I’m not a big stat man. In fact, I hate stats. I think statistics are for fantasy geeks, not football analysts. Stats are often misleading and seldom forthright. However, with that said, I know a […] Read the full article »

Brian Baldinger on Chris Harris

Posted in News and Rumors on September 13, 2008 at 11:23 am by

“Nobody can strip a ball in this league better than Chris Harris.” -FOX NFL color commentator Brian Baldinger after Harris stripped Antonio Gates of the ball in Week 1. I believe this quote should be […] Read the full article »

10 things to watch in preseason Game 2

Posted in News and Rumors on August 16, 2008 at 10:43 am by

The Bears concluded their training camp in Bourbonnais on Thursday with a light, free-spirited practice in which players exchanged jerseys and had a walkthrough preparing for tonight’s second preseason game in Seattle. Much like last […] Read the full article »

And you thought Jerry Angelo was bad?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 6, 2008 at 10:39 am by

For years, cynical Bears fans have lamented Jerry Angelo for his inability to draft offensive players, a franchise quarterback in particular. Websites have been launched and homemade signs have been put on display at games […] Read the full article »

Hester agrees to 4-year extension

Posted in News and Rumors on July 27, 2008 at 6:22 pm by

Devin Hester said Friday he chose to report to camp because he liked the direction in which his contract talks were heading, and apparently he and management were on the same page. The Bears and […] Read the full article »

Graham overtaking McBride?

Posted in News and Rumors on July 27, 2008 at 11:32 am by

Last season, when Nathan Vasher missed 12 games with a groin injury, rookie cornerback Trumaine McBride started in his place and actually played admirably. So much so, in fact, that sports talk shows were flooded […] Read the full article »