Tag Archives: Devin Hester

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:

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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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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Bears wrap up first day of 2009 training camp

July 31st, 2009 - 8:25 pm

As the first day of the 2009 training camp comes to a close, let’s take a look at some of the news, observations, sights and sounds from Bourbonnais. Cutler has slow start: New Bears quarterback Jay Cutler began training camp [...]

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Give me five: Reasons Bears will/won’t win NFC

July 26th, 2009 - 3:42 pm

The countdown to the start of the 2009 campaign is rapidly dwindling. Although the NFL has become a 12-month sport in the past two decades, in my mind the official kickoff for the new season does not begin with free [...]

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All about the numbers

April 30th, 2009 - 2:21 pm

ChicagoBears.com reported yesterday what numbers this year’s crop of rookies will wear as well as a number change for second-year wide receiver Earl Bennett. The following is a list of this year’s Bears draft picks accompanied by which number they [...]

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Assessing the shock waves from the Cutler trade

April 3rd, 2009 - 11:09 am

The day after your favorite team makes a trade, particularly one with the magnitude of the Jay Cutler acquisition, is in some ways similar to the morning after you’ve hosted a party at your house. You fondly remember the previous’ [...]

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Harrison a good fit, but carries a big price

February 24th, 2009 - 8:01 pm

The Colts parted ways with veteran wide receiver Marvin Harrison after 13 seasons together, a move not many would have thought they’d ever see. Then again, nobody ever thought the 49ers would part ways with Jerry Rice, the only player [...]

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