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Chicago Bears No. 1 receiver Brandon Marshall survived an injury scare not long after Devin Hester survived an injury scare of his own. After the two devastating and season crushing injuries that the Bears suffered last season with Jay Cutler and Matt Forte both going down, any sort of scare is going to make Bears fans hold their breath.
The 12,000 fans in attendance had one of those moments with Marshall, when the receiver leapt up for a catch but landed awkwardly.
“A little scare there early on, but of course there was nothing to it. But you always fear it whenever you see one of your best players going down like that.”
Marshall was checked out by the Bears medical staff and returned to practice shortly thereafter. As a good faith measure to fans, Marshall showed everyone that he’s okay, Marshall connected with Jay Cutler on several deep bombs, embarrassing Charles Tillman in the process.
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After the first few days of practice, the Chicago Bears receiving corps has looked dominant. This is what the team's coaches and management was hoping for when they went out and brought in multiple weapons in the offseason.
Brandon Marshall dominated every defensive back that lined up against him during drills on Sunday. However, corner Kelvin Hayden had him on lockdown,...
Newly appointed Chicago Bears offensive coordinator Mike Tice has been in constant contact with quarterback Jay Cutler throughout training camp thus far.
Tice, who was the team's offensive line coach for the past two seasons, has said he wants Cutler to indicate his 'likes' and 'dislikes' about the plays they run. He wants his quarterback to be comfortable...
The Bears wrapped up their second day in pads and fourth practice overall in Bourbannais on Sunday afternoon in front of another enthusiastic crowd.
Julius Peppers participated in individual drills but received a veteran's day off during seven on seven and 11 on 11 action.
On the day the offense did not execute very well in the passing game but there seemed to be a strong...
Shea McClellin should send a thank you card to Brian Price because Price's workout on Tuesday was bad enough that it knocked the rookie off the front page of Bears camp reports.
Brian Price struggled mightily in his first full practice in pads with the Bears, raising early alarms about the young players skills. The naysayers should relax a little, it was one practice and...
Games Played: 10
Completion Percentage: 58%
Passing Yards: 2,319
QB Rating: 85.7
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In this three part series, we will be breaking down the Chicago Bears schedule and predicting how the Monsters of the Midway will fare in 2012.
The Chicago Bears finished last season in the most average and disappoint way that a team could finish a season. After starting the season 7-3, Chicago lost Jay Cutler in what would end up being their fifth straight win and they lost...
If there's a sense that Shea McClellin is getting piled on by me writing this blog, then throw another log on the fire.
I don't want to sound overly dramatic because there is plenty of that going around as well.
There's no reason to panic because we're only four practices into camp and there's a long long ways to go.
The best way to evaluate this is to say...
Bears offensive coordinator Mike Tice expresses his frustration with the offensive line, Matt Forte talks about the addition of fellow running back Michael Bush and much more.
Chicago Bears’ head coach Lovie Smith has led his team to the playoffs three times in his eight years as the man in charge.
The Bears have only finished above 23rd in the league during his time as the head coach.
They ranked 15th out of the 32-team NFL in 2006, the season the went to Miami to take on the Indianapolis Colts in Super Bowl XLI.
The defense has always been the unit...
Boundless speculation will come out of today's practice as J'Marcus Webb is practicing ahead of Chris Williams at LT. With Mike Tice saying earlier that Williams and Webb will split reps at LT and split days and Webb practicing with the first team for the second consecutive day, Tice is not sticking to his words.
Further adding to the speculation is Chris Williams...
Just a couple of weeks ago I brought you a dreadful performance of "Take Me Out to the Ballgame" by Bears QB Jay Cutler. Now it is University of Illinois football coach Tim Beckman's turn at the famous song.
It wasn't a great performance, but it added more enthusiasm to it than Cutler did. Hopefully, Beckman and the Illini play with this enthusiasm during the...
In our first Chicago Bears training camp video, we offer film work and commentary on today's live-action goal line drills from Bourbonnais.
WR Brandon Marshall reportedly flashed his skills all night long in front of 10,000 Bears fans in Bourbonnais. He was helped off the field after landing "awkwardly" on the ground. But he quickly returned to the field and continued to make plays.
He’s going against a good football player most of the night in Charles Tillman, Smith said via CSNChicago.com. But you know...