Tag: Jay Cutler

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: Can Santonio Holmes still play and contribute?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 28, 2014 at 3:00 pm by

When the Bears brought in veteran wide receiver and former Super Bowl MVP Santonio Holmes, they wanted to see what the 30-year-old still had left in the tank. Through one preseason game, Holmes hasn’t had […] Read the full article »

Bears-Browns preview: Fales auditioning for a roster spot

Posted in News and Rumors on August 28, 2014 at 2:00 pm by

With the release of backup quarterback Jordan Palmer, the Bears have decided on Jimmy Clausen this week as the No. 2 option behind starter Jay Cutler. Now that the competition between Palmer and Clausen is […] Read the full article »

Will Jay Cutler be a top fantasy football quarterback?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 28, 2014 at 9:15 am by

Last year, the Chicago Bears finished second in the NFL in points per game with 27.8. With the emergence of second-year wide receiver Alshon Jeffery paired with No. 1 wideout Brandon Marshall, the Bears possessed […] Read the full article »

Bears-Jaguars preview: Do the Bears have a capable backup running back?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2014 at 6:00 pm by

Last week against the Philadelphia Eagles, there was hardly anything solved in the crowded backfield depth chart. Rookie Ka’Deem Carey got the most carries with 10, but gained just 23 yards on it. Shaun Draughn […] Read the full article »

Bears-Jaguars preview: Protection and cohesiveness a must on offensive line

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2014 at 5:30 pm by

Last year the Bears offensive line was healthy and successful in protecting Jay Cutler and paving the way for Matt Forte and the run game. But thus far through a few weeks of training camp, […] Read the full article »

Bears-Jaguars preview: Can Clausen close the deal against Palmer?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2014 at 2:00 pm by

By virtue of his short tenure with the Bears last year, and the late arrival of Jimmy Clausen to the team, Jordan Palmer got first crack at backup quarterback duties this offseason. But after a […] Read the full article »

Bears-Eagles preview: Which wide receiver(s) will step up in Marquess Wilson’s absence?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 8, 2014 at 3:30 pm by

The Bears received a crushing blow earlier this week when third wideout Marquess Wilson went down with a broken clavicle while laying out to make a catch. The “blow” might have been more emotional than […] Read the full article »

Bears-Eagles preview: Can the offensive line resume stability from last year?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 8, 2014 at 2:30 pm by

Last season, the Bears added four new pieces to their offensive line in veteran free agents Jermon Bushrod and Matt Slauson as well as rookies Kyle Long and Jordan Mills. Veteran Roberto Garza remained anchored […] Read the full article »

Bears-Eagles preview: Who’ll get the leg up in the Bears backup quarterback derby: Jordan Palmer or Jimmy Clausen?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 8, 2014 at 1:30 pm by

Welcome to Chicago, the city that cares deeply about its backup quarterback. Although Jay Cutler signed a big contract this offseason and most of the talk should have centered on his progression in Year 2 […] Read the full article »