Tag: Julius Peppers

Tommie Harris on playing alongside Julius Peppers

Posted in News and Rumors on April 14, 2010 at 8:32 am by

“It’s like Kobe [Bryant] and LeBron [James] being on the same team. You gotta pick your poison on who you’re going to stop, but somebody’s going to have a big day.” -Bears defensive tackle Tommie […] Read the full article »

Julius Peppers on the Bears’ defense

Posted in News and Rumors on April 14, 2010 at 8:20 am by

“We can be the best unit in the league.” -New Bears defensive end Julius Peppers on the Bears’ defense.

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 make significant upgrades with three acquisitions

Posted in News and Rumors on March 5, 2010 at 6:42 pm by

The Bears took three solid steps toward returning to playoff contention with the acquisitions of free agent defensive end Julius Peppers, running back Chester Taylor, and tight end Brandon Manumaleuna. The three pricey transactions clearly […] Read the full article »

Now is not the time for Bears to remain cheap

Posted in News and Rumors on March 3, 2010 at 8:46 am by

Free agency kicks off at 11:01 p.m. Thursday night. For an organization that values building its team through the draft but does not have a first or second round pick this year, free agency will […] Read the full article »

Could Bears really be pursuing Julius Peppers?

Posted in News and Rumors on February 24, 2010 at 8:44 am by

Bears president Ted Phillips recently claimed in an interview that the Bears would not be going “hog wild” in free agency despite the inevitable uncapped year that will officially begin in March. He maintained that […] Read the full article »

Game of tag: 2009 Franchise players

Posted in News and Rumors on February 19, 2009 at 7:06 pm by

There were quite a few teams who slapped the franchise tag on players prior to Thursday’s deadline. Some of those players would have looked nice in a Bears uniform but probably would not have found […] Read the full article »

News and tidbits for Friday

Posted in News and Rumors on August 1, 2008 at 10:06 am by

Marty Booker celebrated his 32nd birthday on Thursday, and, proving he still has adoring fans in Chicago, was presented wrapped presents and listened to “Happy Birthday” sung by some of his loyal supporters. From a […] Read the full article »