Tag: Lance Briggs

Briggs has high expectations for defense

Posted in News and Rumors on May 29, 2014 at 9:45 am by

Statistically, the Bears defense was one of the worst in the NFL last year in an injury-marred campaign. They finished 30th in both points and total yards, and were also dead last against the run, […] Read the full article »

Countdown to the 2014 NFL Draft: State of the Bears linebackers

Posted in News and Rumors on April 27, 2014 at 8:15 am by

A look at the state of the Bears’ linebackers as the 2014 NFL Draft fast approaches. The Good: Perhaps no position on the team seems as boom or bust as the Bears linebackers. At first […] Read the full article »

The “comparison game” doesn’t always add up

Posted in News and Rumors on October 25, 2013 at 11:21 am by

After Armageddon occurred on Sunday and Jay Cutler and Lance Briggs left the Redskins game with injuries that’ll keep them out of action for significant periods of time, the “sky is falling” mentality struck Bears […] Read the full article »

Bears Notes: Things that remain a concern

Posted in News and Rumors on August 15, 2013 at 7:27 am by

The Bears wrapped up training camp Tuesday in Bourbonnais and will now enter regular preseason mode with their second practice game coming Thursday against the Chargers. The team has plenty to work on to get […] Read the full article »

Good to see Bears get their due

Posted in News and Rumors on December 29, 2010 at 8:25 am by

The Bears are not a flashy team. They don’t have the offensive firepower of teams like New England or New Orleans. They don’t have a “shutdown” defense in the purest sense of the word considering […] Read the full article »

Bears linebackers sporting Mohawks

Posted in News and Rumors on August 13, 2010 at 9:32 am by

In a unique training camp twist, Bears linebackers, led by Lance Briggs, have decided to go with Mohawks, according to Sean Jensen of the Sun-Times. “I spearheaded the movement,” Briggs said. “Hopefully, the whole city […] Read the full article »

Countdown to Camp: Urlacher back to lead deep group of linebackers

Posted in News and Rumors on July 24, 2010 at 2:27 pm by

This is Part 7 of the 10-part position analysis leading up to the start of the Bears’ 2010 training camp in Bourbonnais. The Bears added a key player to their defense this off-season and they […] Read the full article »

Give me five: Reasons Bears will/won’t win NFC

Posted in News and Rumors on July 26, 2009 at 3:42 pm by

The countdown to the start of the 2009 campaign is rapidly dwindling. Although the NFL has become a 12-month sport in the past two decades, in my mind the official kickoff for the new season […] Read the full article »

Briggs Bears’ lone Pro Bowler

Posted in News and Rumors on December 16, 2008 at 3:19 pm by

Despite an 8-6 record with the chance for a 10-6 mark at season’s end, the Chicago Bears will have just one player representing them in this year’s Pro Bowl. Outside linebacker Lance Briggs has been […] Read the full article »

Lance Briggs on the Tennessee Titans

Posted in News and Rumors on November 6, 2008 at 7:48 pm by

“Big statement game. It’s an opportunity for us to defeat one of the ‘better’ or so called ‘best’ teams in the league… I say that because that’s what the media says. People see them as […] Read the full article »