Tag: Rex Grossman

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 »

Orton named starter

Posted in News and Rumors on August 18, 2008 at 3:21 pm by

In a widely expected move, Lovie Smith announced today that Kyle Orton will start the season opener Sept. 7 in Indianapolis. The move comes as a relief to a lot of Grossman-bashers, one of whom […] Read the full article »

Is QB competition all but over?

Posted in News and Rumors on August 18, 2008 at 11:23 am by

There’s an overwhelming feeling around Chicago — and even throughout the national media — that the competition between Rex Grossman and Kyle Orton is all but over. It is widely believed that Orton already has […] Read the full article »

10 things to watch in preseason Game 2

Posted in News and Rumors on August 16, 2008 at 10:43 am by

The Bears concluded their training camp in Bourbonnais on Thursday with a light, free-spirited practice in which players exchanged jerseys and had a walkthrough preparing for tonight’s second preseason game in Seattle. Much like last […] Read the full article »

Bears QBs atop the one important statistical category

Posted in News and Rumors on August 15, 2008 at 4:33 pm by

Say what you want about the Bears’ quarterbacks: they lack consistency, one doesn’t have the arm to make the necessary NFL throws but won’t make mistakes, the other has a cannon for an arm but […] 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 »

Bears absorbing cheap shots, verbal abuse

Posted in News and Rumors on August 12, 2008 at 3:54 pm by

I love the Internet. I always have and always will. It’s one of my biggest passions in life. And yet, with every good thing, there must be at least some negative. One of my least […] Read the full article »

Thoughts and observations from Bourbonnais

Posted in News and Rumors on August 10, 2008 at 9:46 am by

I made the 2-hour trek down south to Bourbonnais Saturday night to watch the Bears practice, and, I have to admit, while I appreciate the opportunity to watch them in person and get a good […] 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 »

Addressing the Chad Pennington gossip

Posted in News and Rumors on August 7, 2008 at 4:59 pm by

Following the New York Jets’ acquisition of Brett Favre from the Green Bay Packers, the Jets had a surplus of quarterbacks and released veteran Chad Pennington on Thursday. The rumor mill was abuzz immediately. Because […] Read the full article »