Tag Archives: Charles Tillman

Tillman’s injury no more than a damper on exciting week

July 28th, 2009 - 1:30 pm

The month of July has been one filled with anticipation and excitement as Bears fans have eagerly awaited the beginning of a training camp filled with promise. After the Bears made national headlines by acquiring Pro Bowl quarterback Jay Cutler, [...]

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Keeping Tillman at cornerback the correct decision

February 17th, 2009 - 2:28 pm

For the past few years, the popular topic of discussion around town was moving cornerback Charles Tillman to safety because he’s a big, physical defensive back who can strip the ball with the best of them and also upgrade the [...]

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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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Charles Tillman on Andre Johnson

December 25th, 2008 - 12:03 pm

“Best receiver in the business right now. It will be a challenge. He plays big. I compare him to Steve Smith. Steve Smith is small, but he plays big.” -Bears cornerback Charles Tillman on Texans wide receiver Andre Johnson. Not [...]

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Bears injuries for Week 11

November 7th, 2008 - 4:17 pm

The Bears released their injury report Friday and there are six players on the list. Kyle Orton is listed as doubtful after limited participation Friday. He did not practice on Wednesday or Thursday. Charles Tillman is listed as questionable after [...]

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Let’s hold off on the position switches

October 31st, 2008 - 5:33 pm

With Charles Tillman and Nathan Vasher expected back this week, much has been made about where that leaves Corey Graham, who has developed nicely while filling in for the injured starters. Immediately, antiquated suggestions of moving Tillman to safety and [...]

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Thursday injury news and tidbits

October 30th, 2008 - 6:19 pm

Cornerbacks Charles Tillman and Nathan Vasher had full participation in practice Thursday and should be ready to go for Sunday’s game against the Lions. All players listed on the injury report participated in at least a portion of practice, including [...]

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Déjà vu for the Bears at Ford Field?

October 2nd, 2008 - 7:56 pm

In last year’s 37-27 loss to the Detroit Lions at Ford Field, the Bears limped into Detroit with an entirely different secondary than the one that started that season opener in San Diego. In 2007, the Bears were beat up [...]

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A slap on the wrist for Trueblood

September 27th, 2008 - 1:25 pm

The Bears insist that Tampa Bay offensive lineman Jeremy Trueblood was responsible for starting the fracas in overtime that caused Charles Tillman to be flagged for unnecessary roughness, giving the Buccaneers a second chance to win the game, of which [...]

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Thursday roundup

September 25th, 2008 - 6:01 pm

Fines levied on pair of Bears A pair of Bears were fined this week for penalties in Sunday’s Buccaneers game. Cornerback Charles Tillman was fined $5,000 for his unnecessary roughness penalty in overtime, which gave the Bucs a first down [...]

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