Category Archives: Preseason

Brown a logical choice to return to Bears

August 30th, 2011 - 8:38 pm

The Bears might consider bringing in a former face to help with their defensive line depth. The New Orleans Saints parted ways with defensive end Alex Brown after just one season and Brown expressed interest in returning to the team [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.30.11)

August 30th, 2011 - 7:54 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 30, 2011, including Chester Taylor’s reaction to the confusion over not being cut Monday, whether the Bears will make a run at former Bear and now former Saint Alex Brown, [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.29.11)

August 29th, 2011 - 5:21 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 29, 2011, including Chester Taylor’s apparent soon-to-be-official release, the release of reclamation project Vernon Gholston, and the latest on Marion Barber’s injury. Bears win battles but lose preseason game to [...]

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Notes from Bears-Titans preseason Game 3

August 28th, 2011 - 10:19 pm

The following are a few observations and thoughts I took away from the Bears’ preseason game against the Titans on Saturday. -Depth at cornerback continues to be an issue as evidenced by the play of D.J. Moore this preseason. Moore [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.28.11)

August 28th, 2011 - 9:28 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 28, 2011, including Lance Briggs’ demand for more money, Chester Taylor’s imminent departure from the Bears, and the progress the Bears made in the third preseason game. One Angry Bear: [...]

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Bears-Titans recap: Improvement on both sides of the ball

August 27th, 2011 - 11:14 pm

Following the Bears’ blowout loss to the Giants Monday night, the Bears were looking for a much better effort against the Titans Saturday night and that’s exactly what they got in their 14-13 loss to Tennessee. The offense came out [...]

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10 things to watch in the Bears-Titans preseason game

August 26th, 2011 - 4:44 pm

The Bears are hoping to rebound following Monday night’s poor performance against the Giants when they take on the Titans Saturday night in Tennessee. The quasi-important dress rehearsal for the regular season will give us our best impression of how [...]

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Williams is just another player, not a savior

August 26th, 2011 - 9:59 am

Maybe it’s Roy Williams’ fault for having a typical receiver’s personality, which is to say brash and confident, full of swagger. Or, maybe Mike Martz is to blame for saying he could envision Williams having 70-80 receptions this season. It [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.25.11)

August 25th, 2011 - 5:40 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 25, 2011, including Johnny Knox’s push for a starting job, the latest on injuries and how long certain Bears will be out, and how Major Wright hopes to rebound from [...]

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10 Bears players with something to prove as cutdowns near

August 24th, 2011 - 8:59 pm

With the first set of roster cuts looming less than a week away (Aug. 30) and the most important preseason game — that term is used loosely — coming up on Saturday, there are a handful of Bears who must [...]

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