Category Archives: Quotes

Mike Ditka, on NFL fans who choose to boycott because of Roger Goodell

September 12th, 2014 - 10:00 am

Former Bears coach and Chicago legend Mike Ditka, who has a weekly radio spot on Waddle & Silvy on WMVP-AM ESPN 1000, had some strong opinions about the ongoing Ray Rice and Roger Goodell drama. Ditka, who strongly defended Goodell, [...]

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Bears head coach Marc Trestman, on tight end Martellus Bennett

September 19th, 2013 - 10:15 am

“Martellus is from a different place.” -Bears head coach Marc Trestman, on tight end Martellus Bennett’s comment in which he compares Trestman to Willy Wonka.

Bears QB coach Matt Cavanaugh on Jay Cutler

May 14th, 2013 - 10:07 am

“He’s borderline football brilliant. I think he gets it. I think he knows the game. I think he knows offensive schemes. I think he knows defenses.” – Bears quarterbacks coach Matt Cavanaugh on Jay Cutler

Lance Briggs on Brandon Marshall’s Viagra comment

November 29th, 2012 - 6:00 pm

“There’s going to be a lot of dangerous boners on the field now.” -Bears linebacker Lance Briggs in response to a question regarding teammate Brandon Marshall’s comment that some players use Viagra before taking the field.

Bears middle linebacker Brian Urlacher on playing in the Cover-2

October 5th, 2012 - 11:05 am

“I’m really good at congratulating people … I’m the No. 1 high-fiver when someone makes a play. I’m leading the team in that.” -Bears middle linebacker Brian Urlacher on playing in the Cover-2 defense, which he has never been a [...]

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J’Marcus Webb on playing against the Cowboys Monday night

September 28th, 2012 - 8:37 am

“Being at home, it should be fun and exciting. And I get to go against one of the best pass-rushers in the league.” -Bears left tackle J’Marcus Webb, a native of Texas, on facing Cowboys linebacker DeMarcus Ware and the [...]

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Jay Cutler on incident with J’Marcus Webb

September 19th, 2012 - 11:56 am

“I’ve talked about it with the powers that be, I talked about it with the offensive line — each of them individually — and it is what it is. It’s been blown up probably a little bit bigger than any [...]

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Lovie Smith on cornerback Tim Jennings’ confidence

September 11th, 2012 - 8:40 am

“Tim’s been playing with a lot of confidence. It’s not like we have to give him a George Halas get-fired-up speech each day.” -Bears head coach Lovie Smith on cornerback Tim Jennings’ confidence after his two-interception game against the Colts.

Devin Hester on Bears using tall weapons in red zone

August 16th, 2012 - 8:19 am

“I’ve seen it done with one, but not with two. Unstoppable? You already know that.” -Bears wide receiver Devin Hester on offenses using tall receivers in the red zone and the possibility the Bears will use two in Brandon Marshall [...]

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Bears DE Shea McClellin on fan expectations and concern

August 9th, 2012 - 4:56 pm

“People can think whatever they want. I’m just going to go out there and give 100 percent every day and just get better, and if that’s not fast enough for them, oh, well. I’m going to go as fast as [...]

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