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


  • Hub Arkush Hour 4 12/23/14

    December 24, 2014

    In the final hour of the show Hub Arkush takes calls on the Bears and explores where they go from here.
  • Hub Arkush Hour 3 12/23/14

    December 24, 2014

    In the 3rd Hour of the show Hub spends more time with Bears linebacker Jon Bostic, and then takes your calls on reaction to the Bears.
  • Hub Arkush Hour 2 12/23/14

    December 24, 2014

    In the 2nd Hour of the show Hub Arkush is joined by Bears linebacker Jon Bostic to discuss the Bears and the turmoil of a lost season.
  • Hub Arkush Hour 1 12/23/14

    December 24, 2014

    Hub fills in for Holmes, and in the 1st hour of the show today Hub took calls on the dysfunctional Bears. He also visits with Kevin Fishbain of Chicago Football.
  • The Bears Drop Their 4th Straight & Where Does the Team Go From Here? - Hour 2 - Laurence Homes - 12/21/14

    December 22, 2014

    In hour 2, Laurence wraps the show up with more Bears talk, following their home loss to the Lions. He fields some more calls from fans, and speculates on what may happen this off-season.
  • Reaction to another Bears loss & Jimmy Clausen's Bears Debut Start - HOUR 1 - Laurence Holmes - 12/21/14

    December 22, 2014

    In hour one, Laurence reacts to the Bears home loss to the Detroit Lions, their 4th straight. He also fields some calls from fans and gives his thoughts on Jimmy Clausen's performance. While also speculating upon where this leaves Jay Cutler and this Bears offense.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 4- 12-12-14

    December 13, 2014

    In the fourth hour of the show today Laurence talked about the job Phil Emery has done since arriving as General Manager and if the franchise is due for a shakeup in management.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 3- 12-12-14

    December 13, 2014

    In the third hour of the show today Laurence talked about how the comments made by Aaron Kromer were fitting to how the season has gone beacuse of Marc Trestmans lack of accountability for his team.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 2- 12-12-14

    December 13, 2014

    In the second hour of the show today Laurence talked about how the comments made by Aaron Kromer will affect the future for Jay Cutler with the Bears and if the proper actions were taken.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 1- 12-12-14

    December 13, 2014

    In the first hour of the show today Laurence talked about the comments that Aaron Kromer made regarding Jay Cutler and the impact it will have in the locker room for the remainder of the season.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 4 12/5/14

    December 6, 2014

    In the fourth hour of the show today Laurence featured his "ask Laurence" segment answering a wide range of questions ranging from the Bears to the baseball offseason and more.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 3 12/5/14

    December 6, 2014

    In the third hour of the show today Laurence talked with Bears Right Tackle Jordan Mills on Brandon Marshall going down and being out for the season and Trestman's future with the Bears.
  • Laurence Holmes hour 2 12/5/14

    December 6, 2014

    In the second hour of the show today Laurence was joined by Bears Right Tackle Jordan Mills who breaks down Thursday night's loss to the Cowboys and the state of the locker room.
  • Laurence Holmes Hour 1 [12/5/14]

    December 6, 2014

    In the first hour of the show today Laurence talked about the Bears Thursday night loss to the Cowboys and what state the team is in for the final three weeks of the season.
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 3 - 12/3/14

    December 4, 2014

    In the third hour of the show, it's Hater Wednesday & Illinois St football coach Brock Spack talks to Laurence about entering the playoffs as the 5th seed
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 2 - 12/3/14

    December 4, 2014

    In the second hour of the show, Laurence bounces around between Steve Smith's life & looking ahead to Bears-Cowboys
  • Laurence Holmes - Hour 1 - 12/3/14

    December 4, 2014

    In the first hour of the show, Laurence discusses whether or not there's anything that can happen in the last 4 games that would make Bears fans want to keep Marc Trestman & Dan Durkin explains why the offense has struggled so much
  • Laurence Holmes 7pm hour

    December 3, 2014

    In the last 30 minutes of the show today Laurence spoke with Derek Rackley of 120 Sports & Big Ten Network joined Laurence to talk about NCAA Football
  • Laurence Holmes 6pm hour 12-2-14

    December 3, 2014

    In the 1st hour of the show today Laurence talked about the Bears, Bulls, Sox and Cubs with David Schuster and Matt Bowen
  • 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.

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