Monday, the Bears released former Pro-Bowl d-tackle Tommie Harris, linebacker Hunter Hillenmeyer and O-lineman Kevin Shaffer. Harris, a former Pro-Bowler, has been a mainstay on the Bears defense until this past season. ESPN reports:
A three-time Pro Bowler, Harris started 90 of 104 career games for the Bears in seven seasons, but was released in [...]
Former Chicago Bears great and member of their vaunted 1985 defense , Dave Duerson, committed suicide on Thursday Feb. 17. According to Bumpshack, The cause of death was a shotgun blast to the chest. However, before his last act, Duerson made a very specific request:
In a text message to loved ones, Duerson asked that his [...]
He was drafted out of Notre Dame in 1983. He was a member of arguably the greatest NFL defense of all time with the Chicago Bears in 1985. He went on to play with the Super Bowl XXV Champion New York Giants. Today, former NFL safety and four-time Pro Bowler Dave Duerson was found dead [...]
Some stories just sound too silly and petty to be true. Sadly, that doesn’t appear to be the case with this one. The Chicago Tribune reports that an area salesman named John Stone was actually fired for wearing his Packers necktie to work. The oddest thing about this story, however, is that he didn’t wear [...]
The Chicago Bears weren’t the only team that heard President Obama was interested in attending Super Bowl XLV. The Green Bay Packers heard it too, loud and clear. And since the president doesn’t seem interested in going all the way down to Dallas to watch Green Bay play, Charles Woodson has decided the [...]
The Green Bay Packers showed what an NFL team can do with a Pro-Bowl quarterback and an excellent defense in their 21-14 win over the Chicago Bears in the NFC Championship Game. Even when the quarterback is not exactly firing on all cylinders.
Aaron Rodgers displayed talent on par with Brett Favre in his prime – [...]
Until this season, the last player to both register a sack and score an offensive touchdown in the same game was the iconic William “The Refrigerator” Perry of the Chicago Bears back in 1985. Not only did Perry spend time stuffing the run but he also learned to open big holes on offense. In 2010, [...]
Well, whether it was an “off-the-cuff” response to a reporter or an actual commitment, President Obama stated that he’ll be attending Super Bowl XLV if the Chicago Bears are there.
According to Sports Illustrated:
Obama was asked about his plans Wednesday by reporters being ushered out of his Oval Office meeting with the president of China.
Obama said [...]
At this time of the year, every true football fan has a horse in the race – even if their favorite team’s season has long since ended. So FOX Sports took a shot at ranking the remaining teams vying for a shot at NFL glory and a Super Bowl Championship. Then analysis is impressive, ranking [...]
You know what they say. On any given Sunday…er, Saturday. Well, today was one of those days for the Seattle Seahawks. The 7-9 NFC West Champions were heavy underdogs to the defending Super Bowl Champion New Orleans Saints (11-5), but today it didn’t matter. Seahawks 41, Saints 36.
Running back Marshawn Lynch, aka Beast Mode, ran [...]