Tag Archives: ESPN

The Bears Beat (07.18.12): McClellin will need to play big role in rookie season

July 18th, 2012 - 6:07 pm

Bears defensive end Shea McClellin will need to play a big role on the defense in his rookie season with the team. ESPNChicago.com’s experts take a look at whether the Bears’ retooled receiving corps can live up to the hype. [...]

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Kevin Seifert on the Urlacher-Sayers dispute

May 22nd, 2010 - 7:55 am

“Brian Urlacher has the same right to question Gale Sayers’ football acumen as Sayers has to make candid comments on the Chicago Bears’ direction.” -ESPN.com writer Kevin Seifert, who writes for the NFC North Blog, on the current spat between [...]

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ESPN’s Clayton says Bears could be a Top 5 surprise team

April 29th, 2010 - 12:49 pm

The Bears could be one of the Top 5 surprises in the upcoming season, writes ESPN’s John Clayton. In his yearly assessment, Clayton forecasts five surprise teams that will be the most likely to sneak up on the rest of [...]

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ESPN’s KC Joyner on Jay Cutler and Bears fans

May 29th, 2009 - 10:57 am

“Regarding Cutler, I’ve said many times and I’ll say it again – he’ll make Bears fans remember Rex Grossman quite fondly.” -ESPN’s KC Joyner about Jay Cutler and Bears fans reactions to him in a chat session.

Bears shoot up the ranks with victory over Colts

September 10th, 2008 - 9:01 am

The Bears found themselves in a comfortable position entering the regular season. They were thrust into the limelight as the underdog, a role they’ve thrived in under Lovie Smith. And as the underdog, they were ranked near the bottom of [...]

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Favre traded to the Jets

August 6th, 2008 - 11:05 pm

ESPN is reporting that Brett Favre has been traded to the Jets. In a previous report, the Jets were rumored to be offering a conditional fourth round draft pick that could become a second round pick depending on how Favre [...]

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Favre says league has reinstated him

August 3rd, 2008 - 10:29 am

ESPN.com is reporting breaking news that Brett Favre has told Ed Werder that NFL commissioner Roger Goodell has reinstated him. The Packers refused to confirm or deny that report because today isn’t an official business day. Favre will fly to [...]

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Favre to a division rival?

July 31st, 2008 - 9:12 am

Brett Favre in a Bears jersey? It’ll never happen, right? Favre donning the purple helmet of the Vikings? Also unlikely. Or is it? ESPN.com, among other media outlets, is reporting that the Packers are considering sending Favre to a division [...]

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ESPN’s Clayton suggests Orton has edge

July 24th, 2008 - 9:25 pm

When the Chicago Bears first announced that there would be an open competition for the starting quarterback job, it was met with some skepticism among Bears fans and football analysts alike. After all, Grossman was the chosen one, a first [...]

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