Tag: Jerry Angelo

Bears extend Lovie Smith’s contract, make the right decision

Posted in News and Rumors on February 25, 2011 at 9:00 am by

The Bears on Friday announced that the team has reached a two-year contract extension with head coach Lovie Smith that will keep him under contract with the Bears through the 2013 season. I wrote an […] Read the full article »

Extending Smith’s contract best course of action

Posted in News and Rumors on January 31, 2011 at 11:16 pm by

Following three straight seasons without making the playoffs, the triumvirate of Ted Phillips, Jerry Angelo and Lovie Smith was on thin ice last January. The president, general manager and head coach, respectively, allowed a team […] Read the full article »

Latest roster cutdown shows Angelo ahead of Smith in fault

Posted in News and Rumors on September 5, 2010 at 2:56 pm by

Although not a foregone conclusion, there is a distinct possibility the Bears will not make the playoffs this year, nor show significant improvement from the past three playoff-less seasons. The latter seems a prerequisite for […] Read the full article »

Hanie’s injury not a cause for concern

Posted in News and Rumors on August 17, 2010 at 9:12 am by

It seems like the biggest news surrounding the Bears at the moment is what they will do about their quarterback situation now that Caleb Hanie suffered a shoulder injury in Saturday’s preseason opener against the […] Read the full article »

Bears better have a safety plan

Posted in News and Rumors on April 23, 2010 at 1:23 pm by

Bears general manager Jerry Angelo has been known to spout off his fair share of gaffes, but they typically involve misused or butchered idioms and metaphors. Occasionally, he’ll say things about his coaches or players […] Read the full article »

Bears took their time, got it right with Martz

Posted in News and Rumors on February 2, 2010 at 8:46 am by

About the only thing puzzling about the Bears’ decision to hire Mike Martz as their new offensive coordinator was the length of time it took to make it official. Surely, Martz was head coach Lovie […] Read the full article »

Cutler nowhere near as involved in coordinator search as some speculate

Posted in News and Rumors on February 1, 2010 at 12:58 pm by

In a world of cynicism, pessimism and distrust, I sometimes feel like an odd man out. Such a feeling makes me wonder if I’m the only one who thinks it is perfectly acceptable and reasonable […] Read the full article »

Adams’ death tragic for him, family; not for Bears or fans

Posted in News and Rumors on January 17, 2010 at 1:15 pm by

One month ago to the day, the NFL tragically lost a 26-year-old player who died far too young. Never would the NFL have expected when Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Chris Henry died on Dec. 17 […] Read the full article »

Bears have right idea in offensive coordinator search

Posted in News and Rumors on January 13, 2010 at 11:07 am by

Say what you want about the way Jerry Angelo and Lovie Smith have handled their jobs over the last few years, and most any criticism is warranted, but at least they’re doing the right thing […] Read the full article »

Bears need more than a one-year Band-Aid at offensive coordinator

Posted in News and Rumors on January 8, 2010 at 8:56 am by

From where the Bears currently stand, and taking into consideration the resources with which they have to work in order to improve to become a playoff team in 2010, Lovie Smith appears to be a […] Read the full article »