Category: Lovie Smith

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 ...

Adrian Peterson Has Advice for Derrick Rose and Expresses Surprise over Lovie Smith’s Firing

Thursday, January 24th, 2013

Adrian Peterson knows what Derrick Rose is going through. Rose is battling back from an ACL tear just like the one that Peterson recovered from so quickly last year. Peterson might be the MVP only a year after wrecking his knee, and he believes Rose can do the exact same ...

Charles Tillman Says He is Hurting Over the Bears Firing Lovie Smith

Friday, January 4th, 2013

The NFL is very much a "what have you done for me lately?" business and Lovie Smith learned that the hard way. After a late season collapse that caused the Chicago Bears to finish 10-6 and miss the playoffs for the fifth time in the last six years, the Bears ...

Lovie Smith: “It’s a huge game for us. We want to put on a good show on a national stage.”

Monday, November 7th, 2011

The Chicago Bears and Philadelphia Eagles both come into Monday Night Football riding two game winning streaks. The Bears are seeing improvement on their offensive line and look to close the gap in the NFC North. The Eagles may finally be hitting their stride after a very rough start to ...

Lovie Smith and the Bears Try to Tame Undefeated Lions on Monday Night Football

Monday, October 10th, 2011

12 of 13 Week 5 games are in the books, with the Monday Night matchup between the Chicago Bears and Detroit Lions still to come. For Detroit, tonight represents an incredible opportunity to improve to 5-0 and showcase their young, talented squad in what will be their first MNF game ...

Tommie Harris Eager to Get Back to Work Following His Release by the Chicago Bears: “I have to build my image again.”

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011

Another high profile veteran bites the dust. Clinton Portis is out in Washington; Damien Woody in New York; and now Tommie Harris has been released by the Chicago Bears.  Frankly, you should expect even more household names to be released around the NFL in future weeks. Harris' release should come ...

Bears LB Brian Urlacher Talks About Michael Vick, Julius Peppers, and NFC North Division Race

Thursday, December 2nd, 2010

Since the Bears made it to the Super Bowl back in ’06, the Packers and Vikings have had a stranglehold on the NFC North division, but this year things seem to have changed.  Barring an unforeseen collapse by either Green Bay or Chicago, Minnesota’s season is all but done.  So ...

Julius Peppers: “Nobody is really expecting anything more than I am expecting myself.”

Monday, August 16th, 2010

Coming off a season in which the Bears lost Brian Urlacher for all but one game last season, the team struggled and their defense wasn’t quite the same.  After consistently being ranked near the top in every major defensive category and with Lovie Smith’s job being in jeopardy, the Bears ...

Jay Cutler Is Excited About Working With Mike Martz

Monday, August 2nd, 2010

Since  losing Super Bowl XLI to the Indianapolis Colts, the Chicago Bears have seen a lot of change.  There has been a lot of turnover in the coaching staff, there are players who have come and gone, and the philosophy has changed from one of a strong running game with ...

Bears Fans Hope Jay Cutler Will Throw To Teammates This Year

Friday, June 18th, 2010

There are high hopes this season in the Windy City as it is year two of the Bears’ Jay Cutler experiment. In a move that brought Chicago their first Pro Bowl QB a season ago, Bears fans had high expectations for Cutler but, quite frankly, he fell flat on his ...