Tag: Devin Hester

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: Special teams an emphasis in final roster cuts

Posted in News and Rumors on August 28, 2014 at 6:30 pm by

There are many theories circulating on why the Bears special teams have been in disarray the past two seasons. One is the loss of special teams guru Dave Toub, who commanded the Bears’ special teams […] Read the full article »

Bears-Jaguars preview: Cleaner special teams a must

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2014 at 3:30 pm by

If NFL team units were a family, think of special teams as the little brother to the twin brothers of offense and defense. They often get left out and don’t pull as much weight as […] Read the full article »

Chris Williams a potential replacement for Hester

Posted in News and Rumors on May 28, 2014 at 11:15 am by

A Chris Williams might actually do some good for the Bears, after all. No, it’s not the former first-round draft pick who arrived in Chicago with an injury problem and arms too short to be […] Read the full article »

Big night for Devin Hester vs. Giants?

Posted in News and Rumors on October 10, 2013 at 4:45 pm by

We haven’t seen much from Bears kickoff and punt returner Devin Hester since Week 2 against the Vikings, when he set a Bears single-game record with 249 kickoff return yards. Typically, it’s been because he […] Read the full article »

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Bengals (09/08/13)

Posted in News and Rumors on September 5, 2013 at 7:00 am by

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Cincinnati Bengals. 1. Get Matt Forte involved early We’ll finally get our first taste of the Marc Trestman offense against a real opponent in […] Read the full article »

Devin Hester on Bears using tall weapons in red zone

Posted in News and Rumors on August 16, 2012 at 8:19 am by

“I’ve seen it done with one, but not with two. Unstoppable? You already know that.” -Bears wide receiver Devin Hester on offenses using tall receivers in the red zone and the possibility the Bears will […] Read the full article »

Upgrade at receiver is a need, not a want

Posted in News and Rumors on February 23, 2011 at 9:10 am by

Dan Pompei wrote a column in the Chicago Tribune in the past few days stating his opinion that wide receiver is a position of want, not need. He then proceeded to pompously — sounds similar […] Read the full article »

Good to see Bears get their due

Posted in News and Rumors on December 29, 2010 at 8:25 am by

The Bears are not a flashy team. They don’t have the offensive firepower of teams like New England or New Orleans. They don’t have a “shutdown” defense in the purest sense of the word considering […] Read the full article »

Removing Hester from punt return duties would be “ridiculous”

Posted in News and Rumors on September 22, 2010 at 1:58 pm by

It’s been a while since Bears fans have been able to hear the famous call from Jeff Joniak, who does play-by-play for the Bears Radio Network on WBBM 780, “Devin Hester, you are ridiculous!” And […] Read the full article »