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The Bears Defensive Free Agent Big Board

Bears Defensive Free Agent Big Board [Potential Contract Figures] 1. DE Greg Hardy [Carolina] 26 years old, 59 tackles 15 sacks, 6 years 96 million/50 guaranteed [Mario Williams] The premiere free agent and a 26 year old player with 26 sacks in the last 2 seasons. Add to the production that he is 6'4" 290lbs and plays the run well and rushes from the inside he would be my #1 target and I would mortgage thin ...

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My Open Letter to the Chicago Bears

Dear Chicago Bears     It is 3 am when I am writing this letter to you. Why you ask am I writing a letter at 3 am, because I cannot sleep. I cannot sleep because again I have watched you let the playoff slip away. I cannot sleep because as a Bears fan I am struggling to wrap my head around how again we find ourselves in what is becoming an uncomfortably common occurrence.     In the 7 seasons since the 2006 ...

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What does a Mel Tucker defense look like?

Let me start by saying that I feel the defensive struggles have more to do with personnel and injuries than it does with Mel Tucker and it would not shock me if Trestman kept Tucker and did not scape goat him.   When Mel Tucker was hired he said that he would keep the defense the same as in the Lovie Smith era, to cater to the existing defensive players.   This was an epic failure as the players got old, in ...

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Bears’ Defense Faces Another Big Test This Week

Bears linebacker Lance Briggs will lead the Bears defense against New Orleans this Sunday. After giving up 40 points to the Detroit Lions last week, the last thing the Bears need is to go up against another high powered offense. But that is exactly what will happen when the Bears welcome the undefeated (4-0) New Orleans Saints to Soldier Field this weekend. The Saints led by Pro Bowl quarterback Drew Brees ...

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Rookie Jon Bostic is ready to make an impact

It didn't take long for Jon Bostic to become more involved in the Chicago Bears defense. It was only the second week of training camp when the second-round draft pick out of the University of Florida took over at middle linebacker for the Bears. Bostic took over for D.J. Williams who is nursing a calf strain and is officially week-to-week according to the team. Bostic is taking in this situation as a chance ...

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Bears vs. Titans Game Ball Accuses Bears of Assault, Kidnappings

NASHVILLE, TN – Chicago Bears defensive back Charles “Peanut” Tillman faces multiple charges of assault and accessory to kidnappings of a local NFL football on Sunday.  Brian Urlacher is also being charged for abducting the victim at the Bears vs. Titans game on November 4th in Nashville. The victim was two-year-old football Sebastian Wilson who told police he was “repeatedly punched in the face” by Tillman ...

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Have the 2011-12 Chicago Bulls Regressed?

Bulls fan expected the 2011-12 Chicago Bulls to build on last year's impressive Eastern Conference Finals berth, but at this point, I can safely say that this year's Bulls team is in a worse position than last season. I hate to say this, especially after last night's thrilling victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Derrick Rose's buzzer-beater, but it needs to be said. Despite minimal roster movement and the N ...

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Chicago Bulls Shut Down New Jersey Behind Rose, Asik

The Chicago Bulls have now won 15 of their last 17 games, as they went into New Jersey and beat the Nets by the score of 84-73. Omer Asik had a monster game.  In 25 minutes of playing time, the rookie center from Turkey scored 11 points with 16 rebounds and two blocked shots.  He and Joakim Noah were a wrecking machines on the offensive glass--- combining for 15 of the Bulls' 17 offensive rebounds.  Though ...

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Bears’ Affairs: Who Should Win the Free Safety Duel, Major Wright or Danieal Manning?

With a seemingly beefed up squad entering 2010, the Chicago Bears are soon to reveal the athletes who earned their starting spot among a team representing Lovie Smith and Jerry Angelo's crucial year. Major Wright, a free safety product from Florida University, has been highly touted in regards to none only but the duo of Smith and Angelo. Fan favorite Mike Brown has even been in comparisons between the two ...

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Bears’ Affairs: What Does Chicago Need to Improve On?

Following an astounding offseason featuring the likes of Julius Peppers, Chester Taylor, Major Wright, and Mike Martz, the Chicago Bears are still considered among the worst in the league. Regardless of what critics believe, Chicago is a very much improved team. What were the weaknesses of the 2009 Bears? -The loss of Brian Urlacher. -Lack of intensity at the beginning of the season. -Pass coverage. -Pass r ...

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