Tag Archives: Cedric Benson

Game Breakdown: Bears at Bengals (10.25.09)

October 25th, 2009 - 9:59 am

Bears offense vs. Bengals defense As odd as it is for you to read it, it’s just as odd for me to type it, but the Bears are riding their offense this season. When the offense fails — as it [...]

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Four Downs: Keys to beating the Bengals

October 23rd, 2009 - 9:43 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat this week’s opponent. 1. Shut down Cedric Benson Benson has certainly revived his career in Cincinnati after a disappointing three-year stint with the Bears. He currently is the third leading [...]

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Carson Palmer on the 2009 Bengals

May 15th, 2009 - 8:38 pm

“We’re gonna be really good, I guarantee it. We’ve got a great thing going this offseason. We’ve got such a good locker room. There’s so much more competitiveness this year. I really think we’re gonna surprise people. They’ll be saying, [...]

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Bears add more depth at safety with Earl

March 24th, 2009 - 9:16 pm

The Bears on Tuesday officially signed safety Glenn Earl to a one-year contract, a move that was expected to occur over the weekend. Earl spent a few seasons with former Texans and current Bears secondary coach Jon Hoke in Houston. [...]

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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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Cedric Benson on Matt Forte’s success

December 16th, 2008 - 10:00 am

“He is having a great year, but when I see the highlights, I see holes. I see them using him in the slot, something they didn’t do with me. If I was there right now with the holes I see, [...]

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Bradley latches on with Chiefs

October 1st, 2008 - 9:36 am

On the same day that fellow 2005 Bears draft pick Cedric Benson signed with the Cincinnati Bengals, second round pick Mark Bradley inked a deal with the Kansas City Chiefs. The 2005 draft class is arguably Jerry Angelo’s worst as [...]

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Bengals sign ex-Bear Benson

September 30th, 2008 - 5:44 pm

Seeking a complement at running back to start Chris Perry, the Cincinnati Bengals on Tuesday signed former Bear Cedric Benson. Benson will take over the role held by DeDe Dorsey, who was placed on injured reserve Tuesday after suffering a [...]

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Props to Boers & Bernstein

August 22nd, 2008 - 4:30 pm

Just like I did this morning with a text message to Laurence Holmes, I sent an email with the same context to Boers and Bernstein and they took it and ran with it. To recap, the drunken meatheads at Soldier [...]

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News and tidbits for Friday

August 1st, 2008 - 10:06 am

Marty Booker celebrated his 32nd birthday on Thursday, and, proving he still has adoring fans in Chicago, was presented wrapped presents and listened to “Happy Birthday” sung by some of his loyal supporters. From a football standpoint, he might be [...]

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