Tag: israel idonije

Bears-Raiders recap

Posted in News and Rumors on August 22, 2010 at 8:05 am by

It didn’t take long for Bears fans to feel discouraged by the performance of the first team offense or defense in Saturday’s 32-17 preseason loss to the Raiders. To summarize, the Raiders’ offense received 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 fans may not notice loss of Brown

Posted in News and Rumors on April 2, 2010 at 7:42 am by

The Bears, as expected, parted ways with eight-year defensive end Alex Brown on Thursday. Talks of the Bears shopping Brown spread quickly last week and after not finding a trade partner, the team released him. […] Read the full article »

Bears extend Idonije two years

Posted in News and Rumors on May 29, 2009 at 11:13 am by

The Bears on Friday agreed to a two-year contract extension with defensive lineman Israel Idonije, which will expire at the conclusion of the 2011 season. The Bears have said they wanted to get a deal […] 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 »

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 »