Category: Brian Urlacher

Jermichael Finley Says “It’ll Be Awesome” No Longer Having to Face Brian Urlacher in Chicago

Thursday, April 11th, 2013

After some doubt about his long-term future in Green Bay lingered earlier in the offseason, Jermichael Finley was given a $3 million roster bonus to return to the Packers. Now, one of the most dangerous and highest-paid tight ends in the game hopes the Packers can get over the loss ...

Ron Rivera Thinks One-Year Contracts are “Going to be the Trend for a While”

Thursday, March 28th, 2013

The Carolina Panthers have fought through a salary-cap crunch to sign eight free agents this offseason, but every contract they've handed out this month has been a one-year deal. Head coach Ron Rivera says that's a product of the close-to-stagnant salary cap, and he thinks it's becoming a trend inside ...

Brian Urlacher Insists He’s Not Upset with the Chicago Bears

Monday, March 25th, 2013

Brian Urlacher says he's disappointed with how things went down with the Chicago Bears, but that he's never been upset. The Bears decided to move on without the face of their franchise, announcing so very quickly after negotiations weren't getting anywhere between the two sides. While Urlacher insists he isn't ...

Charles Tillman was “Very Optimistic” about Brian Urlacher Coming Back

Thursday, March 21st, 2013

After 13 years in Chicago, it became official on Wednesday that Brian Urlacher's time with the Bears has run out. Urlacher was offered an insulting contract by the team before it was announced that he wouldn't be returning. Now, the future Hall of Famer has to find a new home ...

Brian Urlacher on His Future in Chicago: “I Want to Play for the Bears. That’s my First Choice.”

Wednesday, January 30th, 2013

Brian Urlacher would like to stay in his home of Chicago. The veteran linebacker is hopeful to be back with the Bears, but hasn't heard from the team regarding his future. Urlacher will become a free agent after the Super Bowl. Brian Urlacher joined ESPN Chicago with Waddle & Silvy to discuss ...

Danieal Manning on the Reaction to His Handshake with Brian Urlacher: “It blows my mind”

Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

After the Houston Texans embarrassing performance earlier this season on Sunday Night Football against the Green Bay Packers, the Texans needed to show something this past weekend. They did just that against the Chicago Bears. On a rainy, windy night, Houston beat Chicago at their own game. Led by a ...

Brian Urlacher Doesn’t “Give A Crap” If Chicago Bears Fans Don’t Like Him Congratulating A Former Teammate

Tuesday, November 13th, 2012

In the Sunday night battle of one-loss teams, the Chicago Bears came up on the wrong end of things at home against the Houston Texans. Of course, that loss -- and the loss of Jay Cutler to a concussion -- sent some Bears fans into panic mode come Monday morning. But ...

Brian Urlacher Claims His Knee Is Getting Better Every Week, Doesn’t Understand All The Criticism That Jay Cutler Receives

Monday, October 15th, 2012

The Chicago Bears are looking like one of the teams to beat in the NFL right now. The Bears are 4-1 and had convincing victories over the Rams, Cowboys and Jaguars over the last few weeks. Linebacker Brian Urlacher is still recovering from offseason knee surgery, but the Bears defense sure ...

Jay Cutler On Chicago Bears’ Offense: “There’s Just So Many Weapons”

Wednesday, September 5th, 2012

The Chicago Bears were red hot before injuries to Jay Cutler and Matt Forte derailed their 2011 season. But now Cutler and Forte are healthy again and Alshon Jeffery and Brandon Marshall are in town and the expectations are sky-high again in Chicago. Jay Cutler joined Waddle and Silvy on ESPN ...

Brian Urlacher Says the Bears Not Only Lost Their Quarterback, But the Leader of the Team

Monday, November 21st, 2011

The Chicago Bears are on a roll. Yesterday they won their fifth straight game by taking down the Chargers 31-20. Unfortunately the win is going be very costly for Chicago. Quarterback Jay Cutler fractured his thumb on his throwing hand, he is going to have surgery on it this week, ...