Tag Archives: Charles Tillman

Tillman and Ratliff absent from OTA, Williams back

June 4th, 2014 - 10:15 am

Cornerback Charles Tillman and defensive tackle Jeremiah Ratliff both were absent from Tuesday’s organized team activity. These practices are voluntary, of course, so neither absence comes as a big shocker for two players who have been in the league a [...]

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The Bears Beat (07.19.13): Tillman: Bears in ‘win right now mode’

July 19th, 2013 - 6:44 pm

Bears Pro Bowl cornerback Charles Tillman said the Bears are in a “win right now mode” for the 2013 season. Plus, Jay Cutler seen in an obnoxious outfit with wife Kristin Cavallari at an ’80s-themed charity function. And more NFL [...]

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The Bears Beat (07.17.13): Marshall expecting big things from Bennett

July 17th, 2013 - 6:13 pm

Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall said he expects new tight end Martellus Bennett to be “awesome” this year for the team. Plus, is this Charles Tillman’s last season with the Bears? And more news from the Bears and around the [...]

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The Bears Beat (04.23.13): Tillman, Peppers, and McClellin earn Piccolo honors

April 23rd, 2013 - 5:56 pm

Veterans Charles Tillman and Julius Peppers and rookie Shea McClellin were named this year’s recipients of the Brian Piccolo Award. Tillman answered questions about Brian Urlacher and the nature of the tough NFL business. Plus more NFL news and Draft [...]

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NFL players need to stop with the crybaby act

August 3rd, 2012 - 9:14 am

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, one of the most disliked men in NFL locker rooms these days, visited Bourbonnais on Wednesday to review the new practice regulations put into effect with last year’s collective bargaining agreement. He also was on hand [...]

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The Bears Beat (07.20.12): Offensive questions remaining as Bears head to camp

July 20th, 2012 - 4:34 pm

A look at what questions remain on offense as the Bears prepare to head to training camp. Also, the importance of Charles Tillman to the cornerback position as well as the entire defense. And Brian Urlacher says “there’s no doubt [...]

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Countdown to Camp: New faces, places to help stabilize secondary

July 26th, 2010 - 9:15 am

This is Part 8 of the 10-part position analysis leading up to the start of the Bears’ 2010 training camp in Bourbonnais. Bears fans have to feel good that arguably the weakest group on the team was heavily addressed in [...]

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Bowman’s development gives Bears depth, flexibility

August 2nd, 2009 - 9:56 am

During the 2008 draft, while skimming through one of four draft guides I had bought, I came across an interesting nugget. As I’m sure most of you are aware, most draft guides have some kind of graphic that lists one [...]

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Bowman, not Graham, will open camp at cornerback

July 30th, 2009 - 10:58 am

According to ChicagoBears.com, it will be second-year pro Zack Bowman, not Corey Graham, that will open training camp filling in for the injured Charles Tillman. Bowman appeared in one game last year, the Bears’ 48-41 victory over the Minnesota Vikings [...]

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Manning to free safety, Graham to cornerback

July 29th, 2009 - 5:19 pm

With Tuesday’s revelation of an injury to one of the most influential defenders on the team, the Bears will be shuffling around players to make up for the loss. With Charles Tillman scheduled to miss extended time, Danieal Manning will [...]

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