Tag Archives: Marc Trestman

Forte, Bears offense has room for growth

May 29th, 2014 - 9:15 am

Matt Forte had his best season as a pro last year in the first installment of Marc Trestman’s offense. His rushing (1,339) and receiving (594) yards were the highest of his career, as were his rushing touchdowns (9) and receptions [...]

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Matt Forte peeved over Top 100 ranking

May 13th, 2014 - 1:00 pm

The NFL Network came out with its “Top 100 Players of 2014″ and Bears running back Matt Forte was none too pleased about where he was slotted. Forte checked in at No. 91 overall, and apparently was the ninth-ranked running [...]

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An inside look at the road traveled by Bears head coach Marc Trestman

October 9th, 2013 - 7:09 pm

Mark Kriegel, NFL Media analyst for NFL.com, wrote an interesting piece about Marc Trestman, his past, and the road he took to get where he is today. Check it out on NFL.com. Article: Marc Trestman, Chicago Bears hope different approach [...]

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Bears head coach Marc Trestman, on tight end Martellus Bennett

September 19th, 2013 - 10:15 am

“Martellus is from a different place.” -Bears head coach Marc Trestman, on tight end Martellus Bennett’s comment in which he compares Trestman to Willy Wonka.

Four Downs: Keys to beating the Bengals (09/08/13)

September 5th, 2013 - 7:00 am

A look at four keys for the Bears to beat the Cincinnati Bengals. 1. Get Matt Forte involved early We’ll finally get our first taste of the Marc Trestman offense against a real opponent in a meaningful game when the [...]

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Things to watch in the Bears-Panthers preseason game

August 9th, 2013 - 2:00 pm

It’s finally here. Football is back. Sure, it’s just preseason and we’re not likely to see much of the starters — or much from them — but it’s football. The crack of the pads, the thrill of the pursuit, the [...]

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The Bears Beat (05.14.13): Forte has high expectations for new Bears offense

May 14th, 2013 - 5:38 pm

Bears running back Matt Forte expects to return to his Pro Bowl form in new head coach Marc Trestman’s offense. Also, quarterbacks coach Matt Cavanaugh had high praise for Jay Cutler. And third-year offensive lineman Gabe Carimi continues to be [...]

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The Bears Beat (05.10.13): Bears kick off rookie minicamp

May 10th, 2013 - 5:40 pm

The Bears kicked off the first day of their rookie minicamp, an experience that head coach Marc Trestman called an “exciting day.” Also, second-year quarterback Matt Blanchard, who did not officially accrue a year of NFL service, was eligible to [...]

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Emery, Trestman appear to be good match

January 18th, 2013 - 12:09 pm

There is no guarantee that a general manager of a professional sports organization, particularly in the NFL where tolerance for slow turnaround is low, will get more than one chance at hiring the right head coach for the ball club. [...]

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