Category Archives: News

Bowman returns to Bears

September 4th, 2008 - 10:19 am

As expected, just a day after the Bears traded for offensive lineman Dan Buenning from Tampa Bay and released rookie cornerback Zackary Bowman to make room on the active roster, Bowman returned to the Bears by taking the last remaining [...]

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Bears hiding Tommie Harris injury?

September 3rd, 2008 - 9:32 am

According to ChicagoSports.com, a team source said that defensive tackle Tommie Harris hasn’t practiced since after the third preseason game against San Francisco. He was held out of the preseason finale against Cleveland and the Bears haven’t mentioned his absence [...]

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Tatum Bell steals Rudi Johnson’s luggage

September 3rd, 2008 - 9:09 am

I was listening to Mike Mulligan and Brian Hanley on The Score on my way to work this morning and I heard a good story that I just had to pass along to those of you who haven’t heard it. [...]

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Bears trade for G Buenning from Bucs

September 2nd, 2008 - 4:15 pm

The Bears on Tuesday added depth to their offensive line by trading an undisclosed 2009 draft pick to the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for offensive lineman Dan Buenning. Buenning, a 26-year old guard, started all 16 games for the Buccaneers in [...]

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Orton named a team captain

September 1st, 2008 - 5:55 pm

For the Bears to name a quarterback — a position of instability for more years than I can count on my fingers and toes — a team captain, it speaks volumes about how the Bears players and coaches view starter [...]

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Final Cutdown: Around the League

August 30th, 2008 - 9:20 pm

Buffalo Bills Courtney Anderson, Will James, Donnie Spragan, LB Jon Banks, LB Marcus Buggs, LB Blake Costanzo, OL Dustin Dickinson, OT Patrick Estes, FB Jonathan Evans, OL Robert Felton, DB Dustin Fox, OL Christian Gaddis, RB Bruce Hall, WR Felton [...]

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Bears 53-man roster

August 30th, 2008 - 5:43 pm

NFL teams had until 5 PM Saturday to make their final cuts to get their roster number down to 53 players. Here was my hypothetical 53-man roster if I were the Bears’ GM. The only differences between mine and the [...]

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New rule change addresses Bears-Eagles play

August 30th, 2008 - 3:17 pm

A new rule change in the NFL this season addresses — whether it’s directly or indirectly is unknown — a play that occurred in the Bears-Eagles game last year. The new rule states: It will now be a live ball [...]

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Bengals receiver legally changes last name

August 29th, 2008 - 5:20 pm

For those of you who have yet to participate in your fantasy football league drafts, make sure you don’t select wide receiver Chad Johnson from the Cincinnati Bengals, because the next owner may draft Chad Ocho Cinco, leaving you with [...]

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Ex-Bears WR Monk claimed by Giants

August 26th, 2008 - 5:47 pm

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 Bowl champion New York Giants.