When the Bears chose to go in a different direction, one former Bears linebacker wasn’t thrilled with the decision.
Here are Jeff Joniak’s “Keys to the Game” for the Bears game again the Panthers this weekend.
Rarely does a 6-10 season inspire confidence among a franchise, but that’s exactly what happened to the Carolina Panthers.
Reports indicated there was a clash between Rivera and head coach Lovie Smith after the Bears Superbowl run in 2006. The two will meet again as the Panthers travel to Chicago on Sunday in a battle between two 1-2 teams.
After winning a Heisman Trophy and a National Championship, Auburn’s Cam Newton can add No. 1 overall pick to his resume.
The NFL might currently be split on many issues, but there’s one thing that all the coaches agree on, they fully expect for their players to be ready to go when the lockout ends.
The NFL players and owners are currently in a very heated and ugly labor dispute that could put all, or some, of the 2011 season in jeopardy, but caught in the middle of those two sides are the coaches of all 32 teams.
Forced to part ways from the Bears coaching staff after the 2006 Super Bowl appearance, Ron Rivera learned a big lesson.
According to multiple reports, former Bears’ linebacker and defensive coordinator Ron Rivera will be named the next head coach of the Carolina Panthers.
Ron Rivera was the defensive coordinator of the Chicago Bears when they went to the Super Bowl in the 2006 season. And according to a report, is close to becoming the next head coach of the Carolina Panthers.
An NFL source tells the NBC sports site ProFootballTalk.com that the Carolina Panthers plan to interview former Bears great Ron Rivera for the team’s top job.