Tag: Chicago Bears

Friday roundup: LaRocque promoted, Hester questionable

Posted in News and Rumors on September 19, 2008 at 4:31 pm by

The Bears on Friday promoted linebacker Joey LaRocque from the practice squad to replace the injured Brandon McGowan, who was placed on IR after sustaining a season-ending injury. LaRocque’s activation to the 53-man roster will […] Read the full article »

Bears-Panthers postgame thoughts

Posted in News and Rumors on September 14, 2008 at 3:13 pm by

Two things, above all else, stood out during this game. The first was that the game played out almost precisely as I thought it would. The final score was 20-17 — and I predicted 20-16 […] Read the full article »

Breakdown of Chicago Bears at Carolina Panthers

Posted in News and Rumors on September 13, 2008 at 10:52 pm by

Bears offense vs. Panthers defense Things do not play into the Bears favor this week at Carolina. In Week 1 against the Colts, the Bears were able to gash a defense similar to theirs, one […] Read the full article »

Breakdown of Chicago Bears at Indianapolis Colts

Posted in News and Rumors on September 7, 2008 at 4:47 pm by

Bears offense vs. Colts defense We’ve heard it before, from the media to even Lovie Smith, that the Bears’ offense has a lot of “question marks”, and in order to have any chance at beating […] Read the full article »

Favre to a division rival?

Posted in News and Rumors on July 31, 2008 at 9:12 am by

Brett Favre in a Bears jersey? It’ll never happen, right? Favre donning the purple helmet of the Vikings? Also unlikely. Or is it? ESPN.com, among other media outlets, is reporting that the Packers are considering […] Read the full article »

Bears, Hester need to ‘compromise’

Posted in News and Rumors on July 25, 2008 at 9:34 am by

Devin Hester surprised a few teammates by reporting to training camp this morning and will participate in activities today, but that doesn’t mean they resolved his contract status. Perhaps somebody told him, “Hey, Devin, if […] Read the full article »

ESPN’s Clayton suggests Orton has edge

Posted in News and Rumors on July 24, 2008 at 9:25 pm by

When the Chicago Bears first announced that there would be an open competition for the starting quarterback job, it was met with some skepticism among Bears fans and football analysts alike. After all, Grossman was […] Read the full article »

Camp notes: Kreutz, Dvoracek sidelined

Posted in News and Rumors on July 24, 2008 at 9:26 am by

With all the fuss over Devin Hester’s holdout and the Chris Williams signing, one of the bits of news flying under the radar is the injury to center Olin Kreutz. There’s probably good reason for […] Read the full article »

Hester holding out

Posted in News and Rumors on July 23, 2008 at 6:45 pm by

The biggest news of the day ended up not being rookie offensive tackle Chris Williams agreeing to a contract to prevent him from holding out, but instead the holdout of electrifying return man Devin Hester. […] Read the full article »

Williams avoids holdout, agrees to deal

Posted in News and Rumors on July 23, 2008 at 1:25 pm by

Rookie offensive tackle Chris Williams has avoided a holdout by agreeing to a 5-year deal with the Bears, just hours before the first practice of training camp. Williams, as you may recall, publicly stated that […] Read the full article »