Tag: Lovie Smith

Jay Cutler, the new Chicago Bears quarterback

Posted in News and Rumors on April 3, 2009 at 6:08 pm by

Chicago Bears general manager Jerry Angelo, left, new player Jay Cutler, center, and head coach Lovie Smith pose for a photo during a news conference, Friday, April 3, 2009, in Lake Forest, Ill. (AP Photo/Nam […] Read the full article »

Michael Vick has no place in Chicago

Posted in News and Rumors on March 27, 2009 at 2:29 am by

Years ago, when it became apparent that Michael Vick was a better athlete than a quarterback, the idea of switching him from the guy who threw passes to the one who caught them was brought […] Read the full article »

Are Bears eyeing an OT in the first round?

Posted in News and Rumors on March 20, 2009 at 5:59 pm by

At the outset of free agency, the Bears offered free agent offensive tackle John St. Clair a modest contract which he eventually turned down in favor of a deal with the Cleveland Browns, leaving the […] Read the full article »

Bowman to free safety a fantastic move

Posted in News and Rumors on March 16, 2009 at 4:49 pm by

I couldn’t have been more pleased to read today on ChicagoBears.com that second-year cornerback Zackary Bowman will be moved to free safety, where Lovie Smith feels he has a better chance at competing for playing […] Read the full article »

Harrison a good fit, but carries a big price

Posted in News and Rumors on February 24, 2009 at 8:01 pm by

The Colts parted ways with veteran wide receiver Marvin Harrison after 13 seasons together, a move not many would have thought they’d ever see. Then again, nobody ever thought the 49ers would part ways with […] Read the full article »

Thursday news and tidbits

Posted in News and Rumors on January 15, 2009 at 7:04 pm by

Charles Tillman did not have one of his best seasons, and as of Thursday, we officially know why. Tillman has undergone surgery on his shoulder, correcting an injury he suffered in a Week 4 victory […] Read the full article »

Angelo can’t lose focus of quarterback, offense

Posted in News and Rumors on January 13, 2009 at 3:51 pm by

Fixing the problems on defense were — and remain — a priority for Jerry Angelo this off-season because the defense’s play the past two years has been inexcusable. The Bears have upgraded all three position […] Read the full article »

No Excuses Left: Lovie to call defense

Posted in News and Rumors on January 13, 2009 at 2:12 pm by

Bears defenders better take notice: they are the final piece to the enigma that has become their defense since their loss to the Colts in Super Bowl XLI. There have been many fingers pointed in […] Read the full article »

Monday Musings: Dungy retires as Colts coach

Posted in News and Rumors on January 12, 2009 at 8:22 pm by

I’ve had an awful lot on my mind with all the action that’s occurred around the NFL and with the Bears this weekend. To me, perhaps nothing is more interesting than Indianapolis Colts head coach […] Read the full article »

It’s official: Marinelli to join Bears’ coaching staff

Posted in News and Rumors on January 10, 2009 at 6:00 pm by

The Bears received a major boost to an area of need when former Lions head coach Rod Marinelli agreed to join the Bears as defensive line coach and assistant head coach. The move had been […] Read the full article »