Category Archives: Quotes

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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Bears coach Lovie Smith on his relationship with new GM Phil Emery

July 25th, 2012 - 8:49 am

“That’s a heck of a question. Real good. How’s that? Did you expect something else? Phil and I don’t get along or something like that? We’ve known each other long before Phil came here in a different role as our [...]

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Brian Urlacher on possibility of replacement referees

June 27th, 2012 - 9:45 am

“Were the refs that we had before good? Seriously, it doesn’t really matter.” -Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher on the possibility of the NFL using replacement referees if contract talks with the current officials don’t lead to a new deal.

Darryl Drake on qualities of Bears receiving corps

May 14th, 2012 - 8:32 am

“We’ve got two giraffes outside and we’ve got some cheetahs inside, so I’m looking forward to it.” -Bears wide receivers coach Darryl Drake, referring to the height of Brandon Marshall and Alshon Jeffery and the speed of Devin Hester, Eric [...]

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Lovie Smith on disgruntled Matt Forte

March 28th, 2012 - 1:04 pm

“Right now, Matt Forte the football player has a problem with our organization. It’s not about one person.” -Bears head coach Lovie Smith on Matt Forte’s demeanor toward the organization, Forte’s contract talks with it, and Forte’s displeasure with the [...]

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Jay Cutler on the type of receiver he’d like the Bears to add to the roster

February 20th, 2012 - 6:00 pm

“Anyone really over 6-2 at this point is going to look good.” -Bears quarterback Jay Cutler when asked what kind of wide receiver he’d like the Bears to add this offseason.

Bears OC Mike Tice on his offensive philosophy

January 26th, 2012 - 8:40 am

“Why run it when they have one more guy than you can block? Why not throw it when you have free access and you have a guy who can beat single coverage? … To do that you have to have [...]

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Dolphins LB Dansby on Brian Urlacher

November 14th, 2011 - 11:56 am

“He’s aging fast, man. He’s a great linebacker, but he’s aging fast. I respect all the linebackers. But I’m better. That’s just how I feel.” -Miami Dolphins linebacker Karlos Dansby on Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher, as well as how he [...]

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Chris Harris on getting beat for fourth-quarter touchdown against Buccaneers

October 25th, 2011 - 9:38 am

“It was a great throw and a great catch. That is a little dead spot in Cover-2, the coverage we play, and [Josh Freeman] found it. He threw a laser in there. Touchdown. Me and [Charles Tillman] are both responsible [...]

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Mike Martz on technical difficulties of headset communication

October 14th, 2011 - 10:49 am

“We’ve always had that problem here for some reason. Like I had the defense on my headset during the game when they were talking and I was trying to call plays.” -Bears offensive coordinator Mike Martz on the technical difficulties [...]

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