Tag Archives: Adrian Peterson

(Official) end of an era for Brown, Bears

February 14th, 2009 - 10:23 am

According to the Sun-Times, the Bears have informed safety Mike Brown that he will not receive a contract offer and the team will part ways with the 9-year pro. There was a time in Chicago when Brown was revered by [...]

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Friday’s news and tidbits

December 5th, 2008 - 6:40 pm

Five Bears players appeared on the injury report Friday, including defensive tackle Dusty Dvoracek, who is out for the season. Fullback Jason McKie (quadricep) is listed as doubtful, Anthony Adams (foot) and Adewale Ogunleye (shoulder) are both listed as questionable, [...]

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Stopping “All Day” Peterson requires all day effort

November 29th, 2008 - 3:35 pm

If you haven’t yet heard, the Vikings’ Adrian Peterson’s nickname is A.D., which stands for All Day. He’s also been known as “Purple Jesus”, because some say he is a savior. But what they don’t tell you about Peterson is [...]

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What happened to the two-back system?

November 25th, 2008 - 10:23 pm

The plan was to use two running backs. It’s something Lovie Smith has stressed since he became Bears head coach five years ago. “You need at least two good running backs to make it through a season,” Lovie has said. [...]

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Bears’ dilemma: Peterson or Berrian?

October 16th, 2008 - 1:35 pm

In a perfect world, the Bears would enter Sunday’s game against the Minnesota Vikings and handle them as easily as they did the Detroit Lions two weeks ago. The Bears defense held the Lions to 54 yards rushing and 131 [...]

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Hester out, Peterson up

September 21st, 2008 - 10:37 am

Lovie Smith was on Bears Gameday Live, a pregame show on Fox, and he confirmed that Devin Hester will be out for this game against the Buccaneers and Adrian Peterson will suit up in his place. At receiver, Marty Booker, [...]

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Vikings-Packers game should answer questions

September 8th, 2008 - 12:41 pm

Monday night’s Minnesota Vikings vs. Green Bay Packers game should give us all an idea of where the Bears stand in the thick of the division. Many NFL analysts gave the Bears and Detroit Lions little to no shot at [...]

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10 things to watch in preseason Game 4

August 27th, 2008 - 11:24 pm

In keeping with my previous entries, we’ll take a look at some of the things to watch in Thursday night’s preseason finale against the Cleveland Browns. It’s a bit harder to find ten distinct things in a meaningless fourth game, [...]

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