Tag Archives: Alex Brown

Bears fans may not notice loss of Brown

April 2nd, 2010 - 7:42 am

The Bears, as expected, parted ways with eight-year defensive end Alex Brown on Thursday. Talks of the Bears shopping Brown spread quickly last week and after not finding a trade partner, the team released him. After signing free agent Julius [...]

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Cutting ties with Brown makes smart business sense, poor football sense

March 26th, 2010 - 3:28 pm

I’m going to miss A.B. I write this with confidence that the Bears will ultimately part ways with defensive end Alex Brown, whether by trading him or releasing him. Brown has been one of my favorite Bears over the duration [...]

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Bears GM Jerry Angelo on DE Gaines Adams

October 17th, 2009 - 3:36 pm

“He’s prototypical of what we look for in a defensive end, particularly on the right side.” -Bears general manager Jerry Angelo on new acquisition, defensive end Gaines Adams. Angelo’s statement could have two separate meanings. The first, that Adams now [...]

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Brown “should be good to go”

September 21st, 2009 - 5:31 pm

Bears coach Lovie Smith said defensive end Alex Brown has “no more than” an ankle sprain and “should be good to go.” Brown, the team’s most dependable end over the past seven years, injured his ankle in Sunday’s win over [...]

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Ten things to watch in Bears-Giants preseason game

August 22nd, 2009 - 1:43 pm

The Bears are done with training camp and will face the Giants Saturday night in their second preseason game. It’ll mark the Soldier Field live-action debut for quarterback Jay Cutler. Here are ten things to watch in Game 2:

Monday Morning Quarterback: Preseason Game 1

August 16th, 2009 - 9:51 am

Welcome to the Sunday version of Monday Morning Quarterback. Let’s not waste any time and jump right into it. I have no doubts that much of Chicagoland is feeling melancholy right now. The Jay Cutler debut was far from spectacular [...]

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Alex Brown talks after training camp practice

August 1st, 2009 - 10:47 pm

Bears defensive end Alex Brown talks after training camp practice on Aug. 1, 2009.

Thursday news and tidbits

January 15th, 2009 - 7:04 pm

Charles Tillman did not have one of his best seasons, and as of Thursday, we officially know why. Tillman has undergone surgery on his shoulder, correcting an injury he suffered in a Week 4 victory over Philadelphia. It is a [...]

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Trust in Lovie remains, but wearing thin

January 8th, 2009 - 7:53 pm

I’m a patient, trusting guy by human nature who is willing to give a head coach the benefit of the doubt. Take the Chicago Bulls’ Vinny Del Negro, for instance, who was hired by the team without any prior head [...]

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Alex Brown on the state of the defense

October 27th, 2008 - 5:24 pm

“We’ll get this defense right. And when we do, the offense will still be rolling and the special teams will be rolling and we’re going to be a heck of a team. So just count on that.” -Bears defensive end [...]

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