Tag: Corey Wootton

Wootton, McClellin still battling for starting DE job

Posted in News and Rumors on August 13, 2013 at 7:29 am by

According to new defensive line coach Mike Phair, there remains an open competition for the starting defensive end spot opposite Julius Peppers. Fourth-year pro Corey Wootton finished the 2012 season with the first-string defense but […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat (07.16.13): Cutler not distracted by contract status

Posted in News and Rumors on July 16, 2013 at 8:59 pm by

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler said he would not be distracted by his current contract uncertainty. Also, with Julius Peppers getting up there in age, the Bears need their young defensive ends like Shea McClellin and […] Read the full article »

The Bears Beat (06.28.12): Wootton ready to make an impact

Posted in News and Rumors on June 28, 2012 at 5:39 pm by

Third-year defensive end Corey Wootton said he believes this is finally the year he’ll show what he can do after battling injuries and recovery time early in his career. Jay Cutler did not make the […] Read the full article »

Countdown to Camp: Peppers should dramatically improve defensive line

Posted in News and Rumors on July 22, 2010 at 9:09 am by

This is Part 6 of the 10-part position analysis leading up to the start of the Bears’ 2010 training camp in Bourbonnais. Lovie Smith will be entering his seventh season as the head coach of […] Read the full article »

Projecting the starters at the “uncertain” positions

Posted in News and Rumors on June 10, 2010 at 11:31 am by

The Bears are in the midst of their organized team activities and it’s difficult to gauge just how much progress players are making during the summer and without pads on. Hence, it’s still too early […] Read the full article »

Bears get bang for their buck

Posted in News and Rumors on April 24, 2010 at 3:34 pm by

They did not have a first- or second-round pick, but the Bears got good value with their five remaining draft choices while also addressing some positions of need in this weekend’s 2010 NFL Draft. The […] Read the full article »