Tag: Phil Emery

Jay Cutler could become an expensive backup quarterback

Posted in News and Rumors on March 26, 2015 at 9:10 pm by

View image | gettyimages.com According to a report from CSN Chicago’s John Mullin, new Bears head coach John Fox said that although quarterback Jay Cutler will start atop the depth chart, “it’s all an open […] Read the full article »

Ryan Pace following Phil Emery early footsteps in FA

Posted in News and Rumors on March 16, 2015 at 10:40 am by

 

Brandon Marshall trade is short-term step backward for long-term leap forward

Posted in News and Rumors on March 8, 2015 at 9:05 am by

View image | gettyimages.com Brandon Marshall was one of the best wide receivers in the game during his time with the Bears. He racked up 279 receptions for 3,524 yards and 31 touchdowns in three […] Read the full article »

Report: Bears trade Brandon Marshall to the Jets

Posted in News and Rumors on March 6, 2015 at 10:20 am by

View image | gettyimages.com According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Bears have agreed to trade wide receiver Brandon Marshall to the New York Jets, pending a physical. Marshall was acquired by the Bears from the […] Read the full article »

Big decisions and tasks await John Fox and the Bears

Posted in News and Rumors on January 17, 2015 at 2:07 pm by

View image | gettyimages.com Following the firings of former general manager Phil Emery and ex-head coach Marc Trestman, it looked as though the Bears had a massive uphill climb to get back to respectability. After […] Read the full article »

Bears fire Phil Emery and Marc Trestman

Posted in Bears Beat on December 29, 2014 at 11:30 am by

Black Monday arrived in the NFL and a variety of NFL head coaches and front office personnel have been relieved of their duties. Locally in Chicago, the much anticipated and highly expected news of the […] Read the full article »

Turnovers and defense help dictate success … Lovie Smith was on to something, wasn’t he?

Posted in News and Rumors on December 19, 2014 at 12:03 pm by

Do you remember this article from Sports Illustrated back in the preseason? Jay Cutler and Matthew Stafford, two NFC North quarterbacks (at least, for the time being), were featured on the cover with the question […] Read the full article »

Rock bottom officially hit with demotion of league’s highest-paid player

Posted in News and Rumors on December 18, 2014 at 9:46 am by

So, this is what it has come to. In a season that has seen embarrassing blowouts and three-phase ineptitude, not to mention as much dysfunction and off-the-field drama as on it, the Bears have benched […] Read the full article »

Bears-Jaguars preview: McClellin, Bostic need to show progress

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2014 at 2:30 pm by

The “Release Shea McClellin” bandwagon seems to be gaining passengers at a rapid pace, but don’t expect to see general manager Phil Emery or head coach Marc Trestman aboard anytime soon. I’ll admit, I’ve been […] Read the full article »

Bears-Eagles preview: Does the defensive line have enough depth and talent to rush the passer?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 8, 2014 at 4:00 pm by

Give Bears general manager Phil Emery credit. While he may not always make the right move — but, really, no GM ever does — he at least recognizes problems and moves quickly to improve them. […] Read the full article »