Tag: marcus monk

Ex-Bears WR Monk claimed by Giants

Posted in News and Rumors on August 26, 2008 at 5:47 pm by

For Bears fans hoping to see rookie wide receiver Marcus Monk return to the team’s practice squad, those chances were squashed Tuesday as the 7th round pick was claimed off waivers by the defending Super […] Read the full article »

Bears make four expected releases

Posted in News and Rumors on August 24, 2008 at 8:09 pm by

The Bears released four players on Sunday, none of which were unexpected. Rookie wide receiver Marcus Monk was the most notable player released, along with fellow receiver Ryan Grice-Mullen, cornerback Leslie Majors, and safety Josh […] 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 »

With Orton in place, receivers on deck

Posted in News and Rumors on August 19, 2008 at 5:17 pm by

With the starting quarterback position resolved, the next most pressing position battle on the agenda would appear to be at receiver. The Bears are deep at the position with 10 guys possibly battling for six […] Read the full article »

Bears-Chiefs postgame thoughts

Posted in News and Rumors on August 7, 2008 at 10:23 pm by

While watching the Bears’ preseason game against Kansas City tonight, I took some notes during the game. I jotted down about 66 different tidbits, some good and some bad. Of course, I won’t go through […] 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 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 »