Category Archives: Offseason

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (07.26.11)

July 26th, 2011 - 5:32 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 26, 2011, including where former Bears receiver Devin Aromashodu could end up, the signing of 19 unrestricted rookie free agents, and whom the Bears could pursue in free agency. Bears [...]

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Bears sign 19 undrafted rookie free agents

July 26th, 2011 - 4:22 pm

The Bears on Tuesday announced the signing of 19 undrafted free agents. Here is the complete list: Kyle Adams, TE – Purdue Tressor Baptiste, LB – Texas A&M-Kingsville J.C. Brignone, C – Mississippi State Antareis Bryan, CB – Baylor Corbin [...]

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Harris to strong safety; Manning likely done with Bears

July 26th, 2011 - 11:57 am

With the Bears set to take the practice field Saturday in Bourbonnais, reports state that Chris Harris has been moved to strong safety, where Danieal Manning played all last year. That could be the precursor to the Bears moving on [...]

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Bears will not re-sign punter Brad Maynard

July 25th, 2011 - 5:40 pm

As expected, the Bears have informed free agent punter Brad Maynard that they intend to move on without him and will not re-sign the 37-year-old to a new contract, according to the Chicago Tribune. Maynard spent 10 years with the [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (07.25.11)

July 25th, 2011 - 5:31 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 25, 2011, including an agreement between the owners and players on a new CBA — effectively ending the lockout — free agent wide receiver Mike Sims-Walker’s view on joining the [...]

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Jeff Saturday honors Robert Kraft

July 25th, 2011 - 3:12 pm

It seemed kind of fitting that after months of strife between the players and owners during the NFL lockout, two key figures in the negotiations — Colts center Jeff Saturday and Patriots owner Robert Kraft — shared an embrace on [...]

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Free agent WR Smith among Bears’ interests

July 25th, 2011 - 12:38 pm

The Bears could have legitimate interest in New York Jets free agent wide receiver Brad Smith, sources say. Smith, a former quarterback at Missouri, is a versatile player with good speed who could fit Mike Martz’s downfield passing game. He [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (07.24.11)

July 24th, 2011 - 5:47 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 24, 2011, including when the players will vote on the new CBA proposal passed by the owners, Jay Cutler’s cancelled engagement, and more news on the labor front. League year [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (07.23.11)

July 23rd, 2011 - 10:44 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 23, 2011, including what the Bears need to do when the lockout ends, Matt Forte seeking a contract extension, and the latest progress toward the ratification of a new CBA. [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (07.22.11)

July 22nd, 2011 - 5:46 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 22, 2011, including the players’ next move towards voting on the new CBA, preparation for the start of the new league year, and the greatest Bears of all time according [...]

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