“My very first thought is it will be ‘Washington’ the whole game,” Simms says.
Many consider the name to be racially offensive, and Washington has come under heat.
The big news is that Ian Eagle and Dan Fouts are now the No. 2 tandem.
Leading announcing crew Jim Nantz and Phil Simms will work Thursdays, get some Sundays off.
Following the 2013 season, Bears general manager Phil Emery will have to make the most important decision in his tenure with the team.
For you perhaps, or for the casual fan, or for your guests at a rousing chaotic gathering, I offer further levels of couch enjoyment.
There was the Bears quarterback Thursday, standing at the podium, being peppered by questions about what his critics are saying about him.
As the Bears prepare to take on the Detroit Lions on Monday Night Football, many are comparing the merits of the two polarizing quarterbacks.
The notion of having a true, No. 1 wide receiver wearing a Bears jersey on Sundays still may be foreign to some fans.
Gregg Williams and others may have broken the rules as they tried to get the most out of their defensive players, but they were not making NFL football something inherently worse than it was, is, or will be.
Some have called Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck the best NFL prospect to ever play college football.
Like most things in sports, no two athletes do something the same. In baseball, some batters use pine tar and some use batting gloves. NFL quarterbacks can be similar when it comes to the way they throw the football and the condition of the ball as well.