Tag Archives: 2011 NFL lockout

First Bears preseason game one month away?

July 7th, 2011 - 5:45 pm

The Hall of Fame Game — the first preseason game each year, played in Canton, Ohio, at the site of the Pro Football Hall of Fame — is just one month away and it will feature the St. Louis Rams [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (07.06.11)

July 6th, 2011 - 5:40 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 6, 2011, including where Skip Bayless ranks Julius Peppers among the best defenders in the NFL, how the lockout will affect the Bears’ chances of playing in the Hall of [...]

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Gould confident labor deal will be reached

July 5th, 2011 - 8:41 am

Bears player representative Robbie Gould says he’s confident that “we’re not going to miss the season” and that there’s still hope that training camp will begin on time. While I share his belief that the season will take place because [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (07.04.11)

July 4th, 2011 - 8:04 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for July 2-4, 2011, including Robbie Gould’s optimism about a new labor deal, Julius Peppers’ rank in the Top 100, and a look at the 2011 Bears offense. Robbie Gould, “We’re not [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (06.24.11)

June 24th, 2011 - 5:52 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for June 24, 2011, including progress on NFL labor talks, a look back at the Bears and Cowboys in 1985, whether the Bears will conduct training camp in Bourbonnais, and the Bears’ [...]

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The Bears Beat: Chicago Bears news and views (06.21.11)

June 21st, 2011 - 6:00 pm

A look at Chicago Bears news and views for June 21, 2011, including optimism about a new collective bargaining agreement, felony charges dropped against Garrett Wolfe, and more on Dhani Jones’ diss of Brian Urlacher. Very interesting animation on the [...]

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Judge denies NFL’s request for stay

April 27th, 2011 - 9:21 pm

U.S. District Judge Susan Richard Nelson denied the NFL’s request for a stay of her decision to lift the owners’ lockout of the players. The owners will take their case to the 8th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, but the [...]

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WR Davis planning player workouts

March 25th, 2011 - 8:15 am

My biggest concern about a prolonged NFL lockout has always been that it might cut into offseason team workouts and set back the Bears as they enter the 2011 season — assuming there is one. Granted, all NFL teams would [...]

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Adrian Peterson the latest dimwitted player failing to grasp reality

March 15th, 2011 - 3:42 pm

Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson caused a stir with recent comments he made comparing the NFL labor situation to “modern-day slavery.” “It’s modern-day slavery, you know?” Peterson said to Yahoo! Sports. “People kind of laugh at that, but there [...]

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