Tag: Lance Briggs

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 »

Stats update

Posted in News and Rumors on September 16, 2008 at 6:51 pm by

I’m not a big stat man. In fact, I hate stats. I think statistics are for fantasy geeks, not football analysts. Stats are often misleading and seldom forthright. However, with that said, I know a […] Read the full article »

Bears LBs show little concern for Delhomme

Posted in News and Rumors on September 16, 2008 at 10:07 am by

In a great story from the Chicago Tribune’s Vaughn McClure, Bears linebackers Lance Briggs and Brian Urlacher showed little compassion for Panthers quarterback Jake Delhomme. On a play that has been called the turning point […] Read the full article »

Forte battling sore ankle

Posted in News and Rumors on September 13, 2008 at 3:05 pm by

Bears rookie running back Matt Forte is battling a sore ankle and is listed as probable on the injury report for Week 2. Forte’s appearance on the list as well as his reduced reps during […] Read the full article »

Defense vows to play better

Posted in News and Rumors on August 25, 2008 at 1:42 pm by

The Bears defense is ranked 31st in the NFL through three preseason games, giving up 397.7 yards per game, but Lovie Smith and the defense promise that things will change. “When you talk about our […] Read the full article »