Tag: Philadelphia Eagles

Is Trent Cole an option for the Bears?

Posted in News and Rumors on March 4, 2015 at 3:15 pm by

View image | gettyimages.com The Philadelphia Eagles officially released veteran outside linebacker Trent Cole on Wednesday after 10 seasons with the team. Cole picked up only 6.5 sacks last season and hasn’t topped double-digits since […] Read the full article »

Reports: Eagles to trade LeSean McCoy to Bills

Posted in News and Rumors on March 3, 2015 at 6:50 pm by

View image | gettyimages.com According to multiple media outlets, the Philadelphia Eagles agreed to trade veteran running back LeSean McCoy to the Buffalo Bills in exchange for linebacker Kiko Alonso. McCoy is a six-year NFL […] Read the full article »

Bears-Jaguars preview: Do the Bears have a capable backup running back?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2014 at 6:00 pm by

Last week against the Philadelphia Eagles, there was hardly anything solved in the crowded backfield depth chart. Rookie Ka’Deem Carey got the most carries with 10, but gained just 23 yards on it. Shaun Draughn […] Read the full article »

Bears-Jaguars preview: Progress and pressure from Jared Allen-led defensive line

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2014 at 4:30 pm by

The Bears’ biggest off-season addition will make his debut with the team Thursday against the Jaguars. After sitting out last week’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles a few days after his wife gave birth, new […] Read the full article »

Bears-Jaguars preview: Can Zach Miller have an encore performance?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2014 at 4:00 pm by

With Bears starting tight end Martellus Bennett suspended and off the grid, the Bears turned to backup Zach Miller last week against the Philadelphia Eagles. Miller turned in one of the best performances of the […] Read the full article »

Bears-Jaguars preview: Cleaner special teams a must

Posted in News and Rumors on August 14, 2014 at 3:30 pm by

If NFL team units were a family, think of special teams as the little brother to the twin brothers of offense and defense. They often get left out and don’t pull as much weight as […] 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 »

Post-Wild Card prediction: Packers will beat Bears in NFC conference championship

Posted in Predictions on January 10, 2011 at 1:48 pm by

One of my favorite expressions is, “be careful what you wish for.” It’s just as effective as, “I told you so,” but not as condescending, and usually the former is stated beforehand and the latter […] Read the full article »

No green and gold cheering from me

Posted in News and Rumors on January 9, 2011 at 10:48 am by

Exchanging texts with my brother Saturday night following the Seahawks’ 41-36 upset victory over the defending Super Bowl champion Saints, he mentioned how his rooting interests have changed for Sunday’s NFC Wild Card matchup between […] Read the full article »

Analyzing the Bears’ potential divisional round opponents

Posted in News and Rumors on January 5, 2011 at 11:31 am by

Due to the NFL’s scheduling rules which ensure that the No. 1 seed in a conference will play the worst seed in the divisional round of the playoffs, the No. 2 Bears have three potential […] Read the full article »