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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Bears defensive lineman Lamarr Houston, right. (Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes On Bears-Bills

Chicago must fix its run defense with more zone read-heavy offenses on the slate.

CBS Chicago–09/08/2014

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. (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