With the Bears coming off their bye week, Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune and The National Football Post joined The Mully and Hanley Show to discuss the NFL Week 8, as well as some of the Bears expiring contracts.
Bears backup running back Marion Barber will not play Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons in the season opener.
The Chicago Bears are letting running back Chester Taylor go, after all. The Bears began the day with 66 players on their roster and had to get down to 53 by the evening.
Vernon Gholston was among five players waived by the Bears Monday.
Bears running back Chester Taylor has reportedly been released.
The writing seems to be on the wall for Chester Taylor’s future with the Bears.
A quick look back at the good, bad and ugly from last night’s 41-13 loss to the Giants.
Bears reserve running back Kahlil Bell may have sparked Saturday night with 73 yards on 13 rushes and 48 yards on two catches, but his true value still lies on special teams.
The Bears surpised the NFL Saturday when they chose to kick from the 30-yard line on two kickoffs in the first half.
Preseason games are about opportunity. When given the chance, can you catch the coaches’ eyes? Saturday night a few Bears players made a good impression and increased the level of competition.
Running back Marion Barber and defensive tackle Amobi Okoye are the latest additions to the Bears, as both players agreed to contracts with the team Saturday.
Tuesday was by far the hottest day of the trip, 85 degrees, but that didn’t keep anyone from the beach. The whole traveling party gathered for beach games with the Bears.
Last night, I moderated a Q & A with the players. When y0u’ve spent 13 years asking questions of athletes, it’s good to get perspective from the people you serve (the fans).
A published report says the Bears are planning to release backup running back Chester Taylor before next season.
In November, the Chicago Bears fell to the Seahawks. Seattle’s blitz schemes resulted in six sacks of Cutler in their 23-10 victory. The Bears are ready for a different result in their push through the playoffs.
How bad was New England’s 36-7 defeat of the Bears on Sunday? Figure this; the Patriots were leading 33-0 at halftime while Jay Cutler and Mike Martz could only lead the beloved to 33 yards of total offense in the first half.
Every Bears loss has felt devastating this season. Jay Cutler was nearly sacked to death in New York. You don’t lose to Seattle at home. You don’t lose to the Redskins at home.
One of the biggest matchups in Sunday’s game will be the Bears’ offense against the Patriots’ defense. The longer the Bears can keep Tom Brady off the field, the better chance they have to win.
Early in the season the lack of rushing yards made many wonder whether Matt Forte’s career would be defined by his rookie season, or the season that followed.
The Vikings are fighting to get back into the NFC North race while the Bears have a chance to tie the Packers for the lead. Both teams have a lot to gain from Sunday’s game.