Tag: Earl Bennett

Give me five: Reasons Bears will/won’t win NFC

Posted in News and Rumors on July 26, 2009 at 3:42 pm by

The countdown to the start of the 2009 campaign is rapidly dwindling. Although the NFL has become a 12-month sport in the past two decades, in my mind the official kickoff for the new season […] Read the full article »

All about the numbers

Posted in News and Rumors on April 30, 2009 at 2:21 pm by

ChicagoBears.com reported yesterday what numbers this year’s crop of rookies will wear as well as a number change for second-year wide receiver Earl Bennett. The following is a list of this year’s Bears draft picks […] Read the full article »

Earl Bennett on why he switched to jersey No. 80

Posted in News and Rumors on April 30, 2009 at 2:20 pm by

“Number 80 has so much tradition behind it with Jerry Rice and Cris Carter and those guys, and hopefully I can become one of those guys and be a legend like they were.” -Chicago Bears […] Read the full article »

Assessing the shock waves from the Cutler trade

Posted in News and Rumors on April 3, 2009 at 11:09 am by

The day after your favorite team makes a trade, particularly one with the magnitude of the Jay Cutler acquisition, is in some ways similar to the morning after you’ve hosted a party at your house. […] Read the full article »

Rideau activated, Miller placed on IR

Posted in News and Rumors on November 22, 2008 at 1:57 pm by

The Bears on Saturday activated wide receiver Brandon Rideau from the practice squad and placed veteran offensive tackle Fred Miller on injured reserve, effectively ending his season, and likely career, with the team. Rideau has […] Read the full article »

Three Bears out for Sunday

Posted in News and Rumors on November 22, 2008 at 1:14 am by

The Bears released their injury report on Friday and three players were listed as out for Sunday’s game against the Rams. Wide receiver Marty Booker (knee), linebacker Darrell McClover (hamstring), and offensive tackle Fred Miller […] Read the full article »

Bennett up, Vasher down

Posted in News and Rumors on October 5, 2008 at 10:40 am by

Late last week, it was revealed that top wide receiver Brandon Lloyd would miss the Lions game with a sprained knee, and there was speculation that rookie Earl Bennett would make his first stint on […] Read the full article »

Lloyd out for Detroit game

Posted in News and Rumors on October 3, 2008 at 4:17 pm by

Bears wide receiver Brandon Lloyd, who has been the most steady receiver for the team this year, has been ruled out for Sunday’s game in Detroit. Lloyd sprained his knee in last week’s victory over […] Read the full article »

10 things to watch in preseason Game 4

Posted in News and Rumors on August 27, 2008 at 11:24 pm by

In keeping with my previous entries, we’ll take a look at some of the things to watch in Thursday night’s preseason finale against the Cleveland Browns. It’s a bit harder to find ten distinct things […] 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 »