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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Lance Briggs

Briggs: Not Stopping ‘Til I Get A Ring

Though he’s been playing one of the world’s most violent sports at the highest level for more than a decade, Briggs isn’t quitting until he accomplishes his goal.

670 The Score–10/25/2012

Charles Tillman.  (David Banks/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Lions

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–10/23/2012

Yelling man. (Photo credit Toru Yamanaka/AFP/Getty Images)

Listen: Hater Wednesday

Hater Wednesday is your chance to let it all out.

670 The Score–10/11/2012

Charles Tillman

Tillman: Strength Rests In Defense As A Whole

Charles Tillman may be having a Pro Bowl-caliber season, but the veteran cornerback knows the strength of this Bears defense is in the unit as a whole.

670 The Score–10/10/2012

Jay Cutler. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears At Jaguars

The Bears will look to improve to 4-1 Sunday in Jacksonville. Should they be worried about a let-down game against a team they should beat?

CBS Chicago–10/05/2012

Major Wright  reacts after he intercepted a pass in the third quarter against the Dallas Cowboys. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Cowboys

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.

CBS Chicago–10/02/2012

Earl Bennett dives for the end zone against the Cowboys. (Getty Images)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears Vs Cowboys

The Bears got back in the winning column last week against the Rams, but now they return to prime time Monday night in Dallas.

CBS Chicago–09/28/2012

Tim Jennings breaks up a pass intended for Brandon Gibson. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Rams

Here’s what Laurence Holmes saw, heard and was told in the last 24 hours.

CBS Chicago–09/24/2012

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

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears Vs Rams

After a dreadful Week 2 performance in Green Bay, the Bears will look to bounce back against the Rams Sunday at Solider Field.

CBS Chicago–09/21/2012

Matt Forte

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears Vs Packers

Check out 670 The Score’s Laurence Holmes as he gives you his “What To Watch For.”

670 The Score–09/13/2012

Jay Cutler congratulates Matt Forte after Forte ran for a second half touchdown. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

24 Hours Later: Laurence Holmes Breaks Down Bears-Colts

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.

CBS Chicago–09/10/2012

Lovie Smith and Brian Urlacher. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears Vs Colts

Check out 670 The Score’s Laurence Holmes as he gives you his “What To Watch For” in the video!

670 The Score–09/07/2012

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

Holmes: Be Patient With Bears Offense

When the Bears traded for Brandon Marshall, it opened up a whole new world of offensive football.

CBS Chicago–09/06/2012

J'Marcus Webb and Chris Williams. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes: Still No Winner At Left Tackle Battle

If Bears coaches know who their starting left tackle is, they aren’t telling.

670 The Score–08/27/2012

Kenny Williams. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes: Is This Kenny Williams’ Best Season?

World Series aside, this may be Kenny Williams’ best season as White Sox general manager.

CBS Chicago–08/20/2012

Brian Urlacher. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Holmes: Should Urlacher Play Against The Colts?

It’s possible that Urlacher will be ready to go in 25 days. He’s a tough guy, fast healer and committed to the rehab process, but it might be better to hold him back.

CBS Chicago–08/15/2012

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

Video: Laurence Holmes & Adam Hoge Discuss Urlacher’s Surgery

Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher had arthroscopic knee surgery Tuesday morning and is status for the season opener Sept. 9 against the Colts is uncertain.

CBS Chicago–08/14/2012

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

Holmes: Urlacher Could Be Ready For Season-Opener

Mystery solved. Brian Urlacher had arthroscopic surgery Tuesday morning on his left knee.

670 The Score–08/14/2012

Jay Cutler. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Stars Sit As Bears Get Crushed In Preseason Opener

As lightning and thunder took over the sky above a soggy Soldier Field Thursday night, the Bears opted to keep their stars off the field.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2012

Lovie Smith. (Photo by Scott Boehm/Getty Images)

Holmes: What To Watch For – Bears Vs Broncos

When the Bears take on the Broncos Thursday night at Soldier Field, you won’t see their cards.

CBS Chicago–08/09/2012