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Anderson released in desperate measure

October 5th, 2010 - 4:52 pm

From a bird’s eye view a 3-1 record and a seat atop the NFC hardly seems like a desperate situation. But take a closer look and examine things at eye level and the Bears know they’ve entered dire circumstances. In [...]

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Countdown to Camp: Peppers should dramatically improve defensive line

July 22nd, 2010 - 9:09 am

This is Part 6 of the 10-part position analysis leading up to the start of the Bears’ 2010 training camp in Bourbonnais. Lovie Smith will be entering his seventh season as the head coach of the Bears and by now [...]

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Projecting the starters at the “uncertain” positions

June 10th, 2010 - 11:31 am

The Bears are in the midst of their organized team activities and it’s difficult to gauge just how much progress players are making during the summer and without pads on. Hence, it’s still too early to accurately project which players [...]

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Bears fans may not notice loss of Brown

April 2nd, 2010 - 7:42 am

The Bears, as expected, parted ways with eight-year defensive end Alex Brown on Thursday. Talks of the Bears shopping Brown spread quickly last week and after not finding a trade partner, the team released him. After signing free agent Julius [...]

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Bears GM Jerry Angelo on DE Gaines Adams

October 17th, 2009 - 3:36 pm

“He’s prototypical of what we look for in a defensive end, particularly on the right side.” -Bears general manager Jerry Angelo on new acquisition, defensive end Gaines Adams. Angelo’s statement could have two separate meanings. The first, that Adams now [...]

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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:

Ten players to track throughout the preseason

August 3rd, 2009 - 7:35 pm

Adding a Pro Bowl quarterback to a franchise that hasn’t seen stability at the position in quite some time is surely going to draw a lot of attention. That being said, it comes as no surprise that most of the [...]

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Trust in Lovie remains, but wearing thin

January 8th, 2009 - 7:53 pm

I’m a patient, trusting guy by human nature who is willing to give a head coach the benefit of the doubt. Take the Chicago Bulls’ Vinny Del Negro, for instance, who was hired by the team without any prior head [...]

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Thursday news and tidbits

November 13th, 2008 - 6:12 pm

Bears defensive tackle Tommie Harris had a few unpleasant words for members of the media Thursday. Harris, responding to a column in the Sun-Times this week, said the media was fueling the fire by trying to insinuate that there was [...]

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Anderson: Bears are Super Bowl-bound

October 8th, 2008 - 8:00 pm

If only Mark Anderson’s play on the field was as bold as his predictions. ”We’re heading to the Super Bowl,” the 2006 fifth round defensive end said. ”I really feel that way.” That begs the question: does Anderson really believe [...]

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