Tag: Kyle Orton

Orton stands out on Family Night

Posted in News and Rumors on August 1, 2008 at 11:35 pm by

In all fairness to Rex Grossman, he worked mainly with players who won’t be on this year’s roster, or, at best, won’t see much of the field. That didn’t stop Kyle Orton from shining in […] 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 »

Bears’ running game center of attention

Posted in News and Rumors on July 31, 2008 at 1:18 pm by

When the season kicks off in Indianapolis on September 7, it won’t matter to me who’s taking snaps from center. Nor do I care who is catching passes or even the ratio of offensive plays […] Read the full article »

Angelo not concerned about quarterbacks

Posted in News and Rumors on July 30, 2008 at 8:13 pm by

Jerry Angelo was on The Score earlier this afternoon with Boers and Bernstein. Here are few of his most interesting comments: Dan Bernstein: Did Devin Hester make more money by holding out? Jerry Angelo: Well, […] Read the full article »

Bears face tough choices over muddled receiving corps

Posted in News and Rumors on July 29, 2008 at 1:15 pm by

As I see it, the Bears have two problems at wide receiver: they don’t have a clear No. 1, and they have too many 2s and 3s. Essentially, Devin Hester is the only receiver who […] Read the full article »

News and tidbits for Monday

Posted in News and Rumors on July 28, 2008 at 4:44 pm by

With Olin Kreutz still out with a sore Achilles’ tendon, second-year pro Josh Beekman, a personal favorite of mine because of his mean streak, has been gaining reps with the first team offense. It’s never […] Read the full article »

ESPN’s Clayton suggests Orton has edge

Posted in News and Rumors on July 24, 2008 at 9:25 pm by

When the Chicago Bears first announced that there would be an open competition for the starting quarterback job, it was met with some skepticism among Bears fans and football analysts alike. After all, Grossman was […] Read the full article »

Grossman vs. Orton: Who gets the nod?

Posted in News and Rumors on July 24, 2008 at 1:14 pm by

On Wednesday, Rex Grossman won a coin toss to earn the right to start that day’s practice with the first team. Kyle Orton will get the start today and then the two players will alternate […] Read the full article »