Tag Archives: Devin Hester

Countdown to Camp: Special teams consistency an invaluable commodity

July 28th, 2010 - 9:11 am

This is Part 9 of the 10-part position analysis leading up to the start of the Bears’ 2010 training camp in Bourbonnais. With all the attention this off-season focused on the the additions to the defense and a new offensive …

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Countdown to Camp: Deep corps of receivers the strength of the team?

July 16th, 2010 - 8:59 am

This is Part 3 of the 10-part position analysis leading up to the start of the Bears’ 2010 training camp in Bourbonnais. My, how things can change in a year. It was at this time last year that almost all …

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Martz, not Smith, correct about Hester

March 25th, 2010 - 12:05 pm

One of the first players Mike Martz was asked about after being hired as the Bears’ new offensive coordinator was kick returner Devin Hester.  Martz said he liked Hester’s speed and thought he could play the role of the slot …

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Mike Martz on Devin Hester as a slot receiver

February 9th, 2010 - 11:45 am

“Devin Hester in that role could just be stupid good.” -Bears offensive coordinator Mike Martz on how wide receiver Devin Hester would do as a slot receiver in his offense, the same role that Az Hakim played when Martz was …

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Three games remain, but just one with meaning

December 16th, 2009 - 10:03 pm

If there’s anybody out there hoping for a Bears upset over the Ravens or Vikings in the next two weeks, I wouldn’t hold your breath for too long. Typically, when an average team is mathematically eliminated from the playoff chase, …

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Ravens-Packers MNF provides preview for Bears

December 8th, 2009 - 7:01 am

Monday night’s game between the Baltimore Ravens and Green Bay Packers provided Bears fans with a glimpse of what is to come in the next two weeks.  The Bears will host the Packers this week at Soldier Field before traveling …

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Sharpe: Hester has arrived as No. 1 receiver

October 3rd, 2009 - 10:34 am

Former Packers great and current NFL Network analyst Sterling Sharpe had nothing but good things to say about Bears wide receiver Devin Hester. During an episode of Playbook, in which Sharpe and Brian Baldinger analyze upcoming matchups and discuss which …

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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:

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Favre signing, subsequent fallout a good distraction

August 19th, 2009 - 5:54 pm

The best plays in all of football are ones that use misdirection. If set up properly and initiated at the right time, they are difficult to stop and can be very effective. On Saturday night against the Bills, Jay Cutler …

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Ten things to watch in Bears-Bills preseason game

August 14th, 2009 - 6:03 pm

The Bears will take the field for the first time in 2009 under the leadership of new quarterback Jay Cutler Saturday night against the Buffalo Bills.  While it may just be a preseason game, there will still be plenty to …

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