Category Archives: Training Camp

The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.12.11)

August 12th, 2011 - 5:57 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 12, 2011, including the Green Bay Packers’ visit to the White House and Bears fan Barack Obama, the amount of playing time the starters figure to have on Saturday against [...]

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Bears Notebook: Health luck not rolling over from last year

August 11th, 2011 - 7:32 pm

One of the most overshadowed facts from last season due to the fallout over Jay Cutler’s injury in the title game is how the Bears ended up in that position in the first place. The Bears managed to stay mostly [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.11.11)

August 11th, 2011 - 4:55 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 11, 2011, including Mike Martz’s assessment of Gabe Carimi, Darryl Drake’s rant at the Chicago media, and Jay Cutler’s evolution into the leadership role. Carimi earns high marks from Martz [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.10.11)

August 10th, 2011 - 6:56 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 10, 2011, including the release of the first Bears depth chart, how Mike Tice feels about the performance of the offensive line, and Mike Martz’s feelings on WR Dane Sanzenbacher’s [...]

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Bears release first depth chart

August 10th, 2011 - 2:20 pm

The Bears unveiled their first unofficial depth chart of the season on Wednesday with no real surprises. The offensive line — which coach Mike Tice announced on Sunday — was confirmed with J’Marcus Webb at left tackle, Chris Williams at [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.09.11)

August 9th, 2011 - 4:43 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 9, 2011, including how much playing time the starters could see in the preseason, what to expect from Jay Cutler in 2011, and the Bears passing on free agent cornerback [...]

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Bears Notebook: Mike Tice picks his starting five

August 8th, 2011 - 6:44 pm

Bears offensive line coach Mike Tice made headlines on Sunday when he declared that the current five offensive linemen running with the first team in practice — from left to right: J’Marcus Webb, Chris Williams, Roberto Garza, Lance Louis, and [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.08.11)

August 8th, 2011 - 5:32 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 8, 2011, including where the Matt Forte contract extension talks currently stand, who Mike Tice anointed as the starters on the offensive line, and former Colts cornerback Kelvin Hayden will [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (08.07.11)

August 7th, 2011 - 7:27 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for August 7, 2011, including Major Wright’s comfortability in his second season, Henry Melton’s bigger role, and the competition between Roy Williams and Johnny Knox. Wright much more comfortable this year Wright [...]

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Observations from Bears training camp

August 6th, 2011 - 8:40 pm

I finally had the opportunity to make the trek down to Bourbonnais to get my first look at this year’s Bears squad and I was generally pleased with what I saw. Starting with the offense, I got the opportunity to [...]

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