Tag: Marcus Harrison

Countdown to Camp: Peppers should dramatically improve defensive line

Posted in News and Rumors on July 22, 2010 at 9:09 am by

This is Part 6 of the 10-part position analysis leading up to the start of the Bears’ 2010 training camp in Bourbonnais. Lovie Smith will be entering his seventh season as the head coach of […] Read the full article »

Projecting the starters at the “uncertain” positions

Posted in News and Rumors on June 10, 2010 at 11:31 am by

The Bears are in the midst of their organized team activities and it’s difficult to gauge just how much progress players are making during the summer and without pads on. Hence, it’s still too early […] Read the full article »

Ten things to watch in Bears-Giants preseason game

Posted in News and Rumors on August 22, 2009 at 1:43 pm by

The Bears are done with training camp and will face the Giants Saturday night in their second preseason game. It’ll mark the Soldier Field live-action debut for quarterback Jay Cutler. Here are ten things to […] Read the full article »

Bears wrap up first day of 2009 training camp

Posted in News and Rumors on July 31, 2009 at 8:25 pm by

As the first day of the 2009 training camp comes to a close, let’s take a look at some of the news, observations, sights and sounds from Bourbonnais. Cutler has slow start: New Bears quarterback […] Read the full article »

Erik Kramer on Marcus Harrison

Posted in News and Rumors on August 31, 2008 at 6:56 pm by

“What’s Marcus Harrison doing jumping offsides? It’s not like a 300-pounder is going to go block the punt. Just hold up your guy. Of course, what do I know about special teams?” -Bears’ preseason color […] 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 »

10 things to watch in preseason Game 1

Posted in News and Rumors on August 7, 2008 at 5:43 pm by

The preseason is a time of the year when most football fans are teased with some action from their favorite teams. Stadiums never sell out and fans rarely stay up to watch entire games. I, […] Read the full article »

Bears defensive tackles in good company

Posted in News and Rumors on August 1, 2008 at 4:38 pm by

Last season, injuries to Tommie Harris, Dusty Dvoracek, and Darwin Walker depleted the middle of the defensive line and left the Bears vulnerable against the run. Upgrading the tackle position was an off-season requirement, one […] 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 »