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Jay Cutler: Fantasy Football ceiling for 2016

Jay Cutler had a relatively rough time in 2015. With most of his wide receivers on the sidelines, Cutler had to make do with Matt Forte and his tight ends. Together, Forte, Martellus Bennett and Zach Miller accounted for 11 of Chicago’s 21 receiving touchdowns. This year things are going to be radically different, for a number of reasons. Let’s take a look at what has changed...
Via cover32
19 minutes ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Defense Will Live up to Hype in 2016

Are you a Chicago Bears fan? Are you scared? I know a small part of me is. I have been a Bears fan since I lived in Chicago in 1984, and that is long enough to give the current buzz at Halas Hall a very familiar feeling. It is one of those that makes you […] Chicago Bears Defense Will Live up to Hype in 2016 - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - A Chicago Bears Fan Site - News...
Via Bears Goggles On
9 hours ago

Bears Questions: Who is the 2nd starting OLB?

The Bears traded up into top ten of this year’s draft to select OLB Leonard Floyd out of Georgia, but despite his lofty draft status as the 9th overall pick he’s not likely to start the 2016 season as one of the Bears starting OLBs. That’s not to say it’s impossible. Floyd could surprise most […] Bears Questions: Who is the 2nd starting OLB? - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles...
Via Bears Goggles On
10 hours ago

Can Chicago Bears Running Game Improve from 2015?

After the Chicago Bears decided to cut ties with running back Matt Forte, there was no doubt in every Bears fans’ mind that Jeremy Langford would be anointed as the team’s feature back heading into the 2016 season. This assumption makes a lot of sense, considering how Langford stepped in when Forte was sidelined for […] Can Chicago Bears Running Game Improve from 2015? - Bear...
Via Bears Goggles On
10 hours ago

Bears' move away from Forte part of change in run-game philosophy

The Bears’ decision to move on from Matt Forte, the No. 2 running back in franchise history behind only Walter Payton in yardage, was not
Via CSN Chicago
11 hours ago

Relationships, opportunity land Brian Hoyer with Bears

From Collins to Caleb. From Campbell to Clausen. Where can the Bears find the next....Josh McCown?It’s been well-documented by now that Jay Cutler hasn’t played an entire
Via CSN Chicago
15 hours ago

Fashion Statement: Kevin White shows team spirit with socks at Bears practice

Bears wide receiver Kevin White and running back Ka'Deem Carey made fashion statements at OTAs on Wednesday, igniting a battle over whose sock game is stronger.
Via CSN Chicago
21 hours ago

Intentional Grounding, Episode 34: Bears OTAs Are Underway

Adam Hoge and Adam Jahns recap the first OTA practice that was open to the media. They discuss Kevin White’s return to the practice field and debate how good the Bears’ defense will be in 2016. http://serve.castfire.com/audio/2763445/2763445_2016-05-25-223845.64kmono.mp3?ad_params=zones%3DPreroll%7Cstation_id%3D3757.mp3
Via WGN Radio
1 day ago

Jordan Howard could start for Bears

There is so much to like about the Chicago Bears’ 2016 class that some players might get lost in the shuffle. One guy who fans don’t want to sleep on is former Indiana running back Jordan Howard, who the Bears picked in the fifth round. To this point my assumption has been that Jeremy Langford will get the lion’s share of Matt Forte’s old snaps. Ka’Deem Carey and Jacquizz...
Via cover32
1 day ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Jahns' analysis on Bears' three main units

Chicago Sun Times' Adam Jahns gives his analysis on the Bears' first three units as OTA's begin.
Via CSN Chicago
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears: Top three concerns for the 2016 season

The Chicago Bears have done a lot this offseason to improve their roster. Not too much pressure is on this team because no one thinks they will be that good. With that being said, they have a lot of work to do this season to prove everyone wrong. Besides injuries, which are unpredictable, I see three major concerns with this team. There are many concerns leading into the season,...
Via isportsweb.com
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears offensive line much improved

The Chicago Bears will have what hopes to be a revamped offensive line after free agency and the draft. They also have two key starters from last year that need to improve to give the Bears a shot into the playoffs. The addition of Bobby Massie in free agency gave Chicago the opportunity to get stronger on the right side and move Kyle Long back to his natural guard spot. Massie was...
Via cover32
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Jay Cutler’s second chance with the Chicago Bears

When Jay Cutler was traded to the Chicago Bears from the Denver Broncos before the 2009 season he came into a situation where the team was fairly ready to compete for a championship. The team finished 7-9 in 2009 where the team lost mostly because Cutler led the league in interceptions with 26. But in 2010 the Bears advanced all the way to the NFC title game before losing. After...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears can finish strong this offseason

The Chicago Bears have had a tremendous offseason thus far. After upgrading their defense by signings linebackers Danny Trevathan and Jerrell Freeman, this was a great start to the offseason. And after Chicago had a rather successful draft, it may seem like the Bears should be content with the work they’ve done thus far. But the Bears should not stop now. They can still improve...
Via isportsweb.com
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Former Bears quarterback Caleb Hanie involved in fatal car crash

Former Chicago Bears quarterback Caleb Hanie is lucky to be alive. According to the Chicago Tribune, Hanie was a passenger in a fatal car crash in Barrington Hills on Monday night and escaped with non-life threatening injuries. The driver, 35-year-old Salvatore DiMucci, was killed after the car struck a tree and crashed into a ditch.Joseph LaRocque, another former Bears player, was...
Via Fox Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Moon's impressions on Bears' rookie minicamp

CSN Chicago's Bears Insider John 'Moon' Mullin gives his impressions from the Bears' rookie minicamp.
Via CSN Chicago
9 days ago  |  Discuss

The Chicago Bears Set an Alarm on a Rookie's Phone to Remind Him to Eat Every Two Hours

When the Chicago Bears drafted Leonard Floyd with the ninth overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft, they envisioned him as a disruptive edge rusher who could terrorize opposing quarterbacks. To help make that vision a reality, the Bears have put Floyd on a dietary program designed to help him consume more calories. At the University of Georgia, the 6-f00t-6 Floyd had no problem making...
Via Stack
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Bears set up alarm on rookie’s phone to remind him to eat

This is next-level stuff right here. It’s also something every single one of us would love to have. Chicago Bears rookie first-round pick Leonard Floyd needs to gain weight in order to hold up in the NFL. At 244 pounds, he’s a bit light to play outside linebacker at the highest level football has to offer. So the Bears came up with an idea. A pretty genius idea. They set up...
Via Sportsnaut
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Bears WR Kevin White compared to Andre Johnson, Reggie Wayne

The Chicago Bears were disappointed when 2015 first-round pick Kevin White missed his entire rookie season with a stress fracture in his shin. They hope he is able to make an impact for them going into the 2016 season and the confidence seems to be there. Bears receiver coach Curtis Johnson worked with some pretty great players during his time at the University of Miami and he thinks...
Via Campus Sports Net
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Brandon Marshall: Matt Forte ‘best all-around back’ in NFL

New York Jets wide receiver Brandon Marshall finds himself reunited with running back Matt Forte after the Chicago Bears let Forte walk in free agency. Happy to be teammates again playing for Gang Green, Marshall proudly boasted about Forte. “This is a guy that, to me, over the past eight years has been the best all-around back our league has had,” Marshall told Darryl Slater...
Via Sportsnaut
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears mascot puts scare in arcade’s claw machine

Some mascots are scary. Some mascots are terrifying. The Chicago Bears’ mascot is just mean. Who among us has not faced the frustration with operating the claw in the arcades in a futile attempt to grab a stuffed animal or another item of your choosing? You know the feeling, when your claw grasps a hold of your coveted prize, only to make you boil as you watch your treasure slip...
Via The Comeback
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Danny Trevathan’s Mother’s Day tweet was a little bit off

Somebody should probably tell Bears linebacker Danny Trevathan how this whole Mother’s Day thing actually works. Trevathan attempted to wish all the moms out there a Happy Mother’s Day on Sunday with a heartfelt tweet. An admirable enough gesture…except perhaps for the execution. Happy birthday to all the beautiful mothers!! — Danny Trevathan (@Grindin_59) May 8, 2016 ...
Via Larry Brown Sports
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Lamarr Houston on Aaron Rodgers: ‘He’s a little too arrogant’

After spending two seasons playing defensive end and linebacker for the Chicago Bears, Lamarr Houston isn’t shy about sharing his opinion of Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, and it’s not exactly pretty. “He’s a little arrogant for me. He’s a little too arrogant,” Houston said, per Jeff Dickerson of ESPN. Houston didn’t stop there with the trash...
Via Sportsnaut
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Bears LB Lamarr Houston: Ezekiel Elliott’s crop-top shirt ‘disrespectful’

Chicago Bears veteran linebacker Lamarr Houston was on ESPN’s SportsNation on Monday, and said that Ezekiel Elliott’s crop-top dress shirt at the NFL Draft last Thursday was “disrespectful”: That half-shirt? That is one topic right there that had me irate. You know, I think it’s kind of disrespectful. A half-shirt at the draft? This is a traditional thing.   Kind of an...
Via The Comeback
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Antrel Rolle blames Bears facilities for serious injury

Now that Antrel Rolle’s time in Chicago is over, the outspoken safety can put his former team on blast, and he has not missed his opportunity. Rolle spoke to the New York Post’s Paul Schwartz on Monday, a day after his release, and put the blame for an injury-riddled season which ended in a torn MCL squarely on the Bears – or more specifically, their practice facilities. ...
Via Larry Brown Sports
24 days ago  |  Discuss
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