Archive for the ‘Chicago Bears’ Category

Andy Dalton is the bridge Bears fans never wanted. But is his ownership of the starting QB role exactly what the team needs?

Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

CHICAGO — Andy Dalton is the bridge that few Chicago Bears fans want built, a placeholder who separates an eager city from its full Justin Fields experience. That Fields action flick is coming soon — but later than many outsiders desire. Which is why Dalton’s entrance into what likely will be his only Bears training camp could have been awkward if he allowed it to be. Yet when Dalton spoke ...

Bears’ Justin Fields: Possibility to start Week 1

Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

Coach Matt Nagy dodged the question when asked whether Fields could impress enough in camp to be the opening-day starter, possibly opening the door for Fields to start the year under center Alyssa Barbieri of USA Today reports. At this point, the report is attempting to read between the lines of an answer that was not directly stated.

Matt Nagy didn’t rule out possibility of Justin Fields winning Bears’ starting QB job

Tuesday, July 27th, 2021

Bears coach Matt Nagy just left the door open for Justin Fields to win the starting quarterback job.

What would Aaron Rodgers’ return mean for Bears?

Monday, July 26th, 2021

John A. Schubert Jr. and Amy Schubert are each charged with knowingly entering or remaining in a restricted building and violent entry and disorderly conduct on Capitol grounds. The charges are misdemeanors.

Shaw Local’s 2021 Bears training camp primer

Monday, July 26th, 2021

LAKE FOREST – The Bears will kick off their 2021 training camp this week with players arriving Tuesday and the first practice on Wednesday. For the second consecutive year, training camp will be held at the team’s Halas Hall training facility in Lake Forest. Shaw Local will have all the news, notes and analysis to help Bears fans through camp.

Report: Bears Add Tight End Jesse James

Monday, July 26th, 2021

The Bears should have the tight end spot nailed down now after they took advantage of extra salary cap money caused by the departure of Anthony Miller. They've signed former Steelers and Lions tight end Jesse James, according to the Tribune's Brad Biggs. Miller wasn't a big cap savings for the Bears as he was due $1.21 million in the final year of his contract.

Projecting Bears 2021 Fantasy Football Totals

Sunday, July 25th, 2021

The updated 2021 BearDigest.com projections for Bears players with last year's statistics and key numbers from their careers for the start of camp .

Bears put RB/returner Tarik Cohen on PUP list

Sunday, July 25th, 2021

The Chicago Bears placed running back/return specialist Tarik Cohen on the physically unable to perform list on Sunday. Cohen sustained a torn ACL in his right knee in Week 3 of last season. Cohen, who turns 26 on Monday, has 1,101 rushing yards in 51 NFL games (22 starts) but is a force as a returner.

News, Weather, Talk

Sunday, July 25th, 2021

The Houston Texans have acquired wide receiver Anthony Miller in a trade with the Chicago Bears, a source confirmed to ESPN. The Texans and Bears also swapped late-round draft picks in the trade, which was first reported by NFL Network. Miller indicated he was changing teams Saturday night on social media, tweeting, “Houston Let’s Get It!!!!!!!

The Ryan Pace Bracket Challenge Semifinal 2 (Management)

Sunday, July 25th, 2021

On the management side of things, fans have mixed opinions of the work he has done in assembling a team that always seems to be “almost” ready to turn the corner. However, it’s also pretty clear that fans feel one side of the ball has been managed better than others. The candidates for his best two moves both involve defenders, and those players have defined the reinvented defense.