Tag: Kevin Jones

Bears need better backup RB to replace injured Jones

Posted in News and Rumors on September 5, 2009 at 12:54 pm by

Friday’s news of running back Kevin Jones’ season-ending ankle injury was disturbing news, about as unsettling to hear as the injury was to see in Thursday’s preseason finale against the Browns. What’s even more disconcerting […] Read the full article »

Ten things to watch in Bears-Bills preseason game

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2009 at 6:03 pm by

The Bears will take the field for the first time in 2009 under the leadership of new quarterback Jay Cutler Saturday night against the Buffalo Bills. While it may just be a preseason game, there […] Read the full article »

Ten players to track throughout the preseason

Posted in News and Rumors on August 3, 2009 at 7:35 pm by

Adding a Pro Bowl quarterback to a franchise that hasn’t seen stability at the position in quite some time is surely going to draw a lot of attention. That being said, it comes as no […] Read the full article »

Revised 2009 off-season wish list

Posted in News and Rumors on April 19, 2009 at 3:36 pm by

There are six days remaining until the 2009 NFL Draft and it’s time to revisit my off-season wish list. Due to a couple big moves by the Bears, I’m not at all displeased with having […] Read the full article »

Bears re-sign RB Jones to 2-year deal

Posted in News and Rumors on March 6, 2009 at 11:57 pm by

The Bears signed a veteran backup running back to complement Matt Forte, and they didn’t have to look very far to do it. The team agreed to a 2-year contract with free agent Kevin Jones, […] Read the full article »

What happened to the two-back system?

Posted in News and Rumors on November 25, 2008 at 10:23 pm by

The plan was to use two running backs. It’s something Lovie Smith has stressed since he became Bears head coach five years ago. “You need at least two good running backs to make it through […] 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 »

Bears set to close training camp

Posted in News and Rumors on August 13, 2008 at 11:14 pm by

The Bears will have their final practice of the 2008 training camp Thursday, and it will be closed to the public. Even though there are still three and a half weeks of preseason remaining until […] Read the full article »