Laurence Holmes

Because the sports world never slows down, Laurence Holmes (@LaurenceWHolmes) keeps the sports talk going when others may have stopped.

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Laurence Holmes

Laurence Holmes


  • Laurence Holmes-- Hour 4-- 10/17/14

    October 18, 2014

    In the fourth hour of the show today Laurence interacted with callers and texters during his "Ask Laurence" segment and answered numerous queestions ranging from television shows to best sporting events he's covered.
  • Laurence Holmes-- Hour 3-- 10/17/14

    October 18, 2014

    In the third hour of the show today Laurence talked about upcoming matchups for this Sunday regarding who will be the best plays for fantasy football. He also continued to preview the Bears home matchup with the Miami Dolphins.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 2-- 10/17/14

    October 18, 2014

    In the second of the show today Laurence talked about ways that sports, mainly the NFL, can enhance their broadcasts for their viewers.
  • Laurence Holmes-- Hour 1 -- 10/17/14

    October 18, 2014

    In the first hour of the show today Laurence talked about the upcoming Bears and Dolphins matchup and what the Bears need to do in order to pick up a much needed home win.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 4 (10/14/14)

    October 15, 2014

    In the fourth of the show today Laurence brought in Herb Lawrence for the always entertaining #AskHerb segment.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 3 (10/14/14)

    October 15, 2014

    In the third of the show today Laurence continued to talk with Bears lineman Lamarr Houston, and was also joined by the Daily Herald's Bob LeGere for some more Bears chatter.
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 4 - 10/14/14

    October 15, 2014

    "Ask Herb" takes place every Tuesday at 9pm. In this week's edition, Herb Lawrence took questions on a hot neighbor, relationship issues, the Illini, etc...
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 3 - 10/14/14

    October 15, 2014

    The Miller Lite Top Draft Show with Lamarr Houston continues & The Daily Herald's Bob LeGere shares his opinions of the 3-3 Bears
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 2 - 10/14/14

    October 15, 2014

    Laurence continues the Bears conversation on what stood out to him from Sunday's win & Lamarr Houston joins Laurence for the Miller Lite Top Draft Show
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 1 - 10/14/14

    October 15, 2014

    Laurence discussed a Matt Forte profile by one of his favorite writers & Matt Bowen called in to go "Inside The Film Room"
  • Zach Zaidman 10/13/14

    October 13, 2014

    In the only hour of the show today Zach Zaidman filled in for Laurence Holmes and took your calls on the Bears victory over the Falcons and gave his thoughts as well.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 4 (10/8/14)

    October 9, 2014

    In the fourth and final of the show, Laurence, Herb, Joe had Hater Wednesday in full effect.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 3 (10/08/14)

    October 9, 2014

    Laurence devoted his entire third hour tonight to preview the Blackhawks. He was joined by The Score's Jay Zawaski, NHL.com's Brian Hedger, Jen LC from Yahoo and The Committed Indian.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 2 (10/08/14)

    October 9, 2014

    In the second of the show today Laurence talked Bulls with Joe Cowley of the Sun Times, and also continued to talk Bears/Falcons. He also played chunks from Peanut Tillman, Marc Trestman, and Joe DeCamillis.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 1 (10/08/14)

    October 9, 2014

    In the first of the show today Laurence asked callers what humorous slogans they'd like to see on their Bears merch. He was also joined by The Score's Dan Durkin to preview this Sunday's big game against the Falcons.
  • Laurence Holmes

    October 7, 2014

    Laurence expressed his anger over the Bears horrible play vs Carolina
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 4 - 9/30/14

    October 1, 2014

    In the 4th hour, Ask Herb returns after going on hiatus during the baseball season
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 3 - 9/30/14

    October 1, 2014

    In the 3rd hour, Laurence continues his sit down with Peanut Tillman for the Miller Lite Top Draft Show & the Bears conversation continues with Adam Jahns of The Chicago Sun-Times
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 2 - 9/30/14

    October 1, 2014

    In the 2nd hour, Laurence was joined by Peanut Tillman for the start of The Miller Lite Top Draft Show
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 1 - 9/30/14

    October 1, 2014

    In the 1st hour, Laurence took calls on the grief Bears fans are catching from Packers fans & Matt Bowen called in to go over the most important plays of the Bears loss
  • Grote and Durkin - Hour 4 - 8/25/14

    August 26, 2014

    In the final hour, the guys talk to Eric Edholm of Yahoo Sports and 120 Sports about the Bears loss, who has improved in the NFC North, and who the top contenders are in the conference. They also discuss what they're excited for with the Bulls.
  • Grote and Durkin - Hour 3 - 8/25/14

    August 26, 2014

    In this hour, the guys are joined by Bob LeGere of the Daily Herald to breakdown the Bears special teams and the linebackers. They also discuss how the defense needs to be better than average, and talk a bit about the offense.
  • Grote and Durkin - Hour 2 - 8/25/14

    August 26, 2014

    In this hour, Mark and Dan talk to Dan Wiederer of the Chicago Tribune about the effects from the loss to the Seahawks, discuss Jordan Palmer signing with the Bills, and bring in David Schuster to breakdown the Bears loss, Derrick Rose's performance for Team USA, and what it means for the Bulls.
  • Grote and Durkin - Hour 1 - 8/25/14

    August 26, 2014

    In this hour, the guys talk about the positives and negatives from the Bears defense Friday night, Craig Steltz's release, and why not to be worred about the Bears offense.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 1 8/19/14

    August 20, 2014

    In the first hour of the show today Laurence talked about Derrick Rose sitting out another day of practice with Team USA due to knee soreness and also discussed the NFL's decision to expand practice squads from 8 to 10 players.

Recent Articles & Blog Posts

Charles Tillman. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tillman: ‘I Guarantee I Will Retire As A Bear’

Charles Tillman doesn’t know if he will be back with the Bears next year.

670 The Score–01/30/2014

Jay Cutler. (Credit: Jonathan Daniel, Getty)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Packers

Time offers the opportunity for perspective, so I thought it would be a good idea to wait each week to give my thoughts on the Bears game.

670 The Score–12/30/2013

Phil Simms. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Over/Unders for Bears vs. Ravens

Phil Simms also says “talked about” every chance he gets
According to Phil Simms Quotes on Twitter…
He gave 28 “Talked about”s last week
Can he go that high again?

670 The Score–11/15/2013

Josh McCown. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Redskins

Josh McCown was terrific in relief of Cutler

670 The Score–10/21/2013

Lance Briggs. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Giants

Time offers the opportunity for perspective, so I thought it would be a good idea to wait each week to give my thoughts on the Bears game.

670 The Score–10/11/2013

Charles Tillman.  (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Tillman On Trestman: ‘He’s Turned The Corner With Me’

It’s no secret former Bears head coach Lovie Smith was adored by his players.

670 The Score–10/03/2013

Matt Forte. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Lions

ime offers the opportunity for perspective, so I thought it would be a good idea to wait each week to give my thoughts on the Bears game.

CBS Chicago–09/30/2013

Jay Cutler.  (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Steelers

Jay Cutler played a composed, if not spectacular, game.

670 The Score–09/24/2013

Tim Jennings.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Vikings

Time offers the opportunity for perspective, so I thought it would be a good idea to wait each week to give my thoughts on the Bears game.

670 The Score–09/16/2013

Brandon Marshall.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Bengals

Here’s what I saw, what I heard and what I was told from the Bears-Bengals game.

670 The Score–09/09/2013

Justin Bieber. (Credit: Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Jingle Ball 2012)

Justin Bieber Poses With Stanley Cup, Walks On Indian Head Logo

If Justin Bieber was looking for a way to anger Blackhawks fans, this is the way to do it.

CBS Chicago–07/10/2013

Brian Urlacher

Trestman On Urlacher: ‘He Could Play On 1st And 2nd Down For Us’

In an interview with 670 The Score’s Laurence Holmes at the NFL owners meetings in Phoenix, new Bears head coach Marc Trestman wouldn’t commit to Urlacher being an every-down linebacker anymore.

CBS Chicago–03/20/2013

Brian Urlacher and Israel Idonije. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bears DE Idonije: ‘I Think Urlacher Is Going To Be Back’

Free agent defensive end Israel Idonije is making his intentions completely clear: He only wants to play two or three more years and he wants to do it in Chicago.

670 The Score–03/08/2013

Jason Goff. (Credit: 670 The Score.)

Listen: Jason Goff On Mixtape Monday

If you missed last night’s Mixtape Monday with 670 The Score’s Laurence Holmes, we’ve got you covered.

670 The Score–03/05/2013

D.J. Moore. (Photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images)

Moore On Fallout With The Bears: ‘It Hurt My Feelings’

D.J. Moore is no more in Chicago.

670 The Score–03/05/2013

Charles Tillman. (Credit: Getty Images)

Tillman: ‘My Heart Bled’ For Lovie

While many questions still linger around Halas Hall in the wake of Lovie Smith’s firing earlier this week, one thing is certain: Smith’s players loved playing for him.

670 The Score–01/03/2013

Cheerleaders for the Illinois Fighting Illini fire up their fans prior to a game.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Illini AD Thomas: ‘We’ve Got To Do Better’ In Chicago

There has long been an apparent gap between Chicago sports fans and the University of Illinois’ athletic programs and Illini Athletic Director Mike Thomas is determined to fix it.

670 The Score–12/19/2012

Julius Peppers and Aaron Rodgers. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Packers

Here’s what Laurence Holmes saw, heard and was told since the Bears lost to the Green Bay Packers Sunday.

CBS Chicago–12/17/2012

Devin Hester. (Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Vikings

Here’s what Laurence Holmes saw, heard and was told since the Bears lost to the Minnesota Vikings Sunday.

CBS Chicago–12/10/2012

Russell Wilson.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Seahawks

Time offers the opportunity for perspective, so I thought it would be a good idea to wait each week to give my thoughts on the Bears game. The idea being that 24 hours allows for me to watch the game over and talk to a few more people. Hence, “The 24 Blog.”

CBS Chicago–12/03/2012