Tag: Ted Phillips

Bears to hire Vic Fangio as defensive coordinator

Posted in News and Rumors on January 20, 2015 at 10:12 am by

View image | gettyimages.com According to CBSSports.com’s NFL Insider Jason La Canfora, the Bears will hire Vic Fangio as their new defensive coordinator, beating out the Washington Redskins, whom Fangio was also considering. Fangio will […] Read the full article »

Extending Smith’s contract best course of action

Posted in News and Rumors on January 31, 2011 at 11:16 pm by

Following three straight seasons without making the playoffs, the triumvirate of Ted Phillips, Jerry Angelo and Lovie Smith was on thin ice last January. The president, general manager and head coach, respectively, allowed a team […] Read the full article »

Could Bears really be pursuing Julius Peppers?

Posted in News and Rumors on February 24, 2010 at 8:44 am by

Bears president Ted Phillips recently claimed in an interview that the Bears would not be going “hog wild” in free agency despite the inevitable uncapped year that will officially begin in March. He maintained that […] Read the full article »

Bears need more than a one-year Band-Aid at offensive coordinator

Posted in News and Rumors on January 8, 2010 at 8:56 am by

From where the Bears currently stand, and taking into consideration the resources with which they have to work in order to improve to become a playoff team in 2010, Lovie Smith appears to be a […] Read the full article »

Bears make wise business decision, questionable football choice

Posted in News and Rumors on January 5, 2010 at 5:59 pm by

The Bears on Tuesday announced coaching changes that most fans and analysts believed were coming while keeping the hierarchy of power in place. It came as no surprise that the Bears fired six offensive coaches, […] Read the full article »