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


  • Jordan Mills Gets In Depth About Bears Football and MLB Money – Laurence Holmes | Hour 2

    November 20, 2014

    In hour 2 of the Laurence Holmes show, Bears offensive lineman Jordan Mills joins Laurence to talk about the status of the Bears, guarding Cameron Wake, and how o-lineman get better. They also got a chance to answer some questions from the listeners and talk MLB contracts.
  • Pick your poison, Lovie or Detroit? - Laurence Holmes | Hour 1

    November 20, 2014

    Laurence spent the first hour of Wednesday's show asking Bears fans if they would rather lose to former coach Lovie Smith or the Detroit Lions on Thanksgiving. Laurence also talked about NBA commish Adam Silver's response to domestic violence compared to Roger Goodell's. Dan Durkin from 670 The Score also joined the show to preview Bears/Bucca
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 2 - 11/18/14

    November 19, 2014

    In hour two of the show, Laurence talked with Ric Flair for a half hour & reflected on how he became such a fan of The Nature Boy
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 1 - 11/18/14

    November 19, 2014

    In the first hour of the show, Laurence checked the temperature of Bears fans as they sit 4-6 & goes into The Film Room with Matt Bowen
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 2 -- 11/14/14

    November 15, 2014

    In the second hour of the show today Laurence and Joe Ostrowski took a look at the Vegas perspective for this upcoming Sunday in the NFL and provided their best plays for week 11.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 1-- 11/14/14

    November 15, 2014

    In the first hour of the show today Laurence talked about Brandon Marshall's odd comments on twitter and how the Bears will matchup with the Minnesota Vikings this upcoming Sunday.
  • Laurence Holmes [hour x] [x/x/xx]

    November 15, 2014

    In the first hour of the show today Laurence talked about Brandon Marshall's odd comments on twitter and how the Bears matchup with the Minnesota Vikings this upcoming Sunday.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 4 [11/12/14]

    November 13, 2014

    In the last hour, Laurence and the guys let their hate out. It's Hater Wednesday! Plus, Oliver Purnell made his weekly appearance to preview all things DePaul buckets.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 3 [11/12/14]

    November 13, 2014

    In the 3rd hour of the show today, Laurence took a break from the Bears and sprayed to all other fields. What's Rose done to his public image now? And what's the latest from the MLB GM meetings in Arizona?
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 2 [11/12/14]

    November 13, 2014

    The 2nd hour of the show featured more Bears conversation. The guys racked up the best audio of the day from Halas Hall. Wait until you hear what Mel Tucker said about this week's starters on D.
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 1 [11/12/14]

    November 13, 2014

    In the 1st hour of the show today, LoHo broke down what the Bears need to do in order to right the ship before the Vikings come into town. There's no way this season's still alive, right?
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 4 11/112014

    November 12, 2014

    In the fourth and final hour of the show Hub welcomed in Kevin Fishbain A Chicago Bears beat writer for ChicagoFootball.com Hub also took calls from listeners.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 3 11/11/2014

    November 12, 2014

    In the third hour The Miller Lite Top Draft Show continues to roll along with Jon Bostic joining Hub who's sitting in for Laurence. They talk locker room, mood after the GB game and Bears' practice. Later Hub is joined by Jack Worth.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 2 11/11/2014

    November 12, 2014

    In the second hour of the show Hub is joined with Bears linebacker Jonathan Bostic for the Miller Lite Top Draft Show. Jon talked about what went wrong in Green Bay, the Bears lockerroom and players feeling towards the coaches as well as taking all calls from fans.
  • Laurence Holmes 1st Hour

    November 12, 2014

    Hub Arkush sat in for Laurence Holmes today. In the first hour of the show Hub talked all Bears and took phone calls on the awful loss to Green Bay.
  • Laurence Holmes 11-10-14

    November 11, 2014

    In the only hour of the show today Laurence talked about the Bears crushing defeat to the Packers
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 4- 11/7/14

    November 8, 2014

    In the final hour of the show today Laurence answered questions during his weekly Ask Laurence segment ranging from his thoughts about television shows, to college hoops to his career in radio.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 3-11/7/14

    November 8, 2014

    In the third hour of the show today Laurence breaks down the best matchups for fantasy football in week 10 and discusses ways the Bears can limit the Packers offense this upcoming Sunday.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 2- 11/7/14

    November 8, 2014

    In the second hour of the show today Laurence talked about newly hired Cubs manager Joe Maddon and some of the free agents the club may target during the offseason. He also spent some time analyzing the upcoming Bears and Packers matchup.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 1- 11/7/14

    November 8, 2014

    In the first of the show today Laurence talked about the upcoming Sunday Night matchup between the Bears and Packers and go over some of the best bets in the NFL for week 10.
  • Laurence Holmes hour 4 11/5/14

    November 6, 2014

    In the final hour of the show today Laurence had Hater Wednesday, so he found out what you were hating on. Also with the DePaul season on the horizon, Laurence had the 1st Oliver Purnell Show.
  • Laurence Holmes hour 3 11/5/14

    November 6, 2014

    In the 3rd hour of the show today Laurence continued the Miller Lite Top Draft Show with Bears punter Pat O'Donnell. They had a couple surprise guests in Bears kicker Robbie Gould and Giants punter Steve Weatherford. After the Top Draft Show, 670thescore.com's Dan Durkin came on with Laurence to break down the importance of the Bears game against t
  • Laurence Holmes hour 2 11/5/14

    November 6, 2014

    In the 2nd hour of the show today Laurence had the first hour of the Miller Lite Top Draft Show with Bears punter Pat O'Donnell. They spoke about Pat's NFL experience so far, where the Bears are at right now, how to punt properly and more.
  • Laurence Holmes hour 1 11/5/14

    November 6, 2014

    In the 1st hour of the show today Laurence talked about Lance Briggs' comments about not being focused in meetings. Laurence also spoke about Derrick Rose and his usage with 670 the Score's Bulls reporter David Schuster. Laurence also spoke with Bleacher Report and the Chicago Tribune's Matt Bowen about where the Bears stand going into the Pac
  • Laurence Holmes 3rd Hour 11/4/2014

    November 5, 2014

    In the third hour of the show today Laurence and Charles Tillman continued Bears conversation. Charles also talked about how fun it was to tailgate for the first time. Later in the hour Laurence is joined by The Score's Bruce Levine to talk more about Joe Maddon.

Recent Articles & Blog Posts

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

Brian Urlacher awaits medical attention against the Minnesota Vikings.  (Photo by Adam Bettcher /Getty Images)

Holmes: Urlacher Misses Another Practice

With Urlahcer missing so much time, it lends credence to the idea that the MCL injury suffered against the Vikings was more serious than most believed.

CBS Chicago–08/06/2012

Anthony Adams

Video: Former Bear Anthony Adams Has Sense Of Humor About Being Unemployed

Former Bears defensive tackle Anthony Adams is still a free agent looking for work.

08/02/2012

Shea McClellin (Photo by Brian Kersey/Getty Images).

Holmes: McClellin Has Ability To Succeed In NFL, But…

In the first few days of padded practices, first-round draft pick Shea McClellin has had a hard time.

670 The Score–08/01/2012

Defensive End Alex Brown (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Holmes: Former Players Give Their Training Camp Advice

Anthony Adams, Matt Bowen, Alex Brown, Dez Clark and Hunter Hillenmeyer give you the good, the bad and the ugly from their training camp experience.

CBS Chicago–07/25/2012

Jay Cutler and the Bears in Bourbonnais. (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes: Bears Training Camp Survival Guide For Fans

I thought I’d share some tips with you on surviving camp and offer up suggestions to increase your enjoyment of the experience.

CBS Chicago–07/24/2012

The Score Interrogation Room.

Video: Laurence Holmes In The Interrogation Room

Check out the video of Laurence Holmes in The Score Interrogation Room, hosted by Nick Shepkowski.

670 The Score–06/28/2012

The Score Interrogation Room.

Submit Your Questions For Laurence Holmes

All right, now it’s time to take you inside the mind of The Score’s Laurence Holmes.

670 The Score–06/25/2012

Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall works out during a minicamp practice at Halas Hall on June 12, 2012 in Lake Forest, Illinois.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Holmes: Marshall Impresses, But D Still Plans To Rule The Bears

There weren’t any real epiphanies that came out of day 2 of Bears Mini-Camp, but there was some interesting stuff. Here’s what I saw, heard and was told at Halas Hall on Wednesday.

670 The Score–06/13/2012

Devin Hester. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Holmes: Thoughts And Observations From Bears Mini-Camp

As Lovie Smith says, mini-camp is the end of the Bears offseason. It’s three days where the foundation is laid and the scene is set for Bourbonnais.

CBS Chicago–06/12/2012

Gymnast Dominique Moceanu of the USA in the Womens Individual All-Around Competition during the 1996 Olympic Games at the Georgia Dome inAtlanta, Georgia.  (Credit: Mike Powell /Allsport)

Olympian Dominique Moceanu Discovers Biological Sister, A Gymnast With No Legs

Before Dominique Moceanu, a member of the 1996 gold-medal-winning US women’s gymnastics team, gave birth to her first child in 2007, she received a letter than would change her life forever.

670 The Score–06/11/2012

Shea McClellin.  (Photo by Otto Kitsinger III/Getty Images)

Holmes: Perplexed By McClellin Pick

Considering the amount of quality players that were available at a position of need for the Bears, it would’ve been pretty hard for Phil Emery to make a selection that left fans scratching their heads, but somehow he did it.

670 The Score–04/27/2012

Gabe Carimi of the Chicago Bears is helped off the field at the Louisiana Superdome. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)

Biggs: Bears Need To ‘Hit’ With First Pick

​Here’s a message to Phil Emery: If you want to further win over your fan base, simply draft a player with the No. 19 pick who will have an immediate impact on the team.

CBS Chicago–04/25/2012

Devin Hester.  (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Roundtable: Draft The Best Football Player Or Best Athlete?

When drafting in the NFL, what’s more important: selecting the best football player or selecting the best athlete who you can develop into a football player?

CBS Chicago–04/25/2012