Found September 01, 2012 on
It didn’t take long for the Chicago Bears to fill out their eight man practice squad. Familiar names dotted the roster when NFL clubs were permitted to sign developmental players at 11am Saturday. The Bears added a third quarterback, rookie Matt Blanchard from Wisconsin-Whitewater, just in case injuries would strike Jay Cutler and/or Jason Campbell. Blanchard was in camp with [...]
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Life is like a roller coaster, experiencing the ups and downs until eventually you get off the ride, but for quarterback Jay Cutler of the Chicago Bears his roller coaster has loops and corkscrews. Coming off a broken thumb that ended his season early in 2012, Jay Cutler must again put the naysayers to rest. [...]
The Chicago Bears have cut backup quarterback Josh McCown.
Agent Mike McCartney confirmed reports that the veteran was let go, with the Bears facing a deadline Friday night to trim their roster to 53 players.
McCown was coaching quarterbacks at a North Carolina high school and hadn't taken an NFL snap since 2009 when the Bears signed him last November. Chicago was looking for...
Chicago Bears GM Phil Emery has been busy today restructuring the Bears' roster in preparation for the regular season opener a week from Sunday.
The Bears traded fullback Tyler Clutts to the Houston Texans for third year CB Sherrick McManis who is originally from the Chicagoland area and a graduate of Northwestern. McManis has primarily been a backup in Houston during...
The Chicago Bears got down to the 53-man roster limit Friday, releasing, among others, quarterback Josh McCown and running back Armando Allen. It was a bitter pill to swallow for both, who came off outstanding efforts in Thursday’s preseason finale against Cleveland. Circumstances worked against both, with the Bears preferring to carry two quarterbacks and investing a lot of money into [...]
The Chicago Bears are in the process of signing DT Amobi Okoye, who was cut by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers due to a knee scope that has kept him out of the preseason.