Tag: Dusty Dvoracek

No surprise: Dvoracek done for year with torn ACL

Posted in News and Rumors on August 28, 2009 at 11:48 am by

It was reportd by a few sources earlier this week that Bears defensive tackle Dusty Dvoracek would miss the season after tearing his ACL in Saturday’s preseason game against the Giants. Dvoracek and the Bears […] Read the full article »

Roundup: Addition of McClover a curious one

Posted in News and Rumors on August 26, 2009 at 7:44 am by

The Bears signed linebacker Darrell McClover to a one-year contract Tuesday. McClover spent three seasons with the Bears from 2006 to ’08. He was a solid special teams contributer and blocked a punt in Carolina […] Read the full article »

NFL going overboard with QB protection

Posted in News and Rumors on August 23, 2009 at 8:11 am by

In last Saturday’s preseason game against the Buffalo Bills, Bears defensive tackle Dusty Dvoracek delivered a shot to Ryan Fitzpatrick after the quarterback had released the ball. Fittingly, a flag was thrown on the play […] Read the full article »

Dvoracek on IR for third straight season

Posted in News and Rumors on December 1, 2008 at 9:08 pm by

Bears defensive tackle Dusty Dvoracek will be placed on injured reserve for the third season in a row after he ruptured his right biceps on the second play of the Minnesota game. Anthony Adams figures […] Read the full article »

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 »

First quarter awards

Posted in News and Rumors on September 29, 2008 at 6:48 pm by

Lovie Smith likes to break the season up into quarters, and with the first quarter of the season in the books, here’s a look at some of the Bears’ top players and the awards I […] Read the full article »

10 things to watch in preseason Game 3

Posted in News and Rumors on August 21, 2008 at 1:22 pm by

As the Bears head into Game 3 of the preseason tonight against San Francisco, there are even more intriguing things to watch. A lot of people like to call this the “dress rehearsal” for the […] Read the full article »

Bears set to close training camp

Posted in News and Rumors on August 13, 2008 at 11:14 pm by

The Bears will have their final practice of the 2008 training camp Thursday, and it will be closed to the public. Even though there are still three and a half weeks of preseason remaining until […] Read the full article »

10 things to watch in preseason Game 1

Posted in News and Rumors on August 7, 2008 at 5:43 pm by

The preseason is a time of the year when most football fans are teased with some action from their favorite teams. Stadiums never sell out and fans rarely stay up to watch entire games. I, […] Read the full article »

Bears defensive tackles in good company

Posted in News and Rumors on August 1, 2008 at 4:38 pm by

Last season, injuries to Tommie Harris, Dusty Dvoracek, and Darwin Walker depleted the middle of the defensive line and left the Bears vulnerable against the run. Upgrading the tackle position was an off-season requirement, one […] Read the full article »