Found November 03, 2011 on
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Devin Hester has done it again: The Chicago Bears wide receiver/kick returner has been named NFC Special Teams Player of the Month.
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It was a slow day of news out of the NovaCare Complex, which is probably a good thing after a few weeks where it seemed like everyday a report came out that another job was on the line.
But as the Eagles prepare to take on the Chicago Bears on Monday night, it was business as usual for the players, including running back LeSean McCoy. Here is all the news you need to know from today...
Chicago Bears WR Devin Hester was named NFC Special Teams Player of the Month for the month of October after recording eight punt returns for 130 yards (16.3 avg.) with a 69-yard touchdown and nine kickoff returns for 278 yards (30.9 average) with a 98-yard score. His punt return touchdown was the 11thof his career, which set an NFL record, [...]
Bears star Devin Hester has been named the NFC special teams player of the month after returning a punt and a kickoff for touchdowns.
Devin Hester has been electrifying once again this year for the Bears in the return game. He has returned 15 kickoffs for 402 yards (26.8 avg) with 1 TD return. Hester has also returned 11 punts for 161 yards (14.6 avg) with 1 TD return so far this year! He has been dominating. WR Johnny Knox has also been good when called upon. He has returned 5 kickoffs for 131 yards...
Bears returner could make young kicker and/or punter pay for mistakesDevin Hester likes to play mind games with his opponents — the less experienced, the better.
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When Chris Conte played at California, teammate DeSean Jackson was the best kick returner he had ever seen. In Conte’s first college game in 2007, Jackson returned a punt 77 yards for a touchdown against 15th-ranked Tennessee, and Conte had the honor of providing the finishing block. It was Jackson’s...
Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, Minnesota Vikings defensive end Jared Allen and Chicago Bears return specialist Devin Hester have been chosen as the NFC's top players for the month of October.
Last week, Grizzly Detail named Matt Forte the offensive MVP through the half-season, and Devin Hester the special teams MVP. It was a no-brainer at the time, because both men have had such an important impact on the team.
It turns out that it's not just Chicagoans who have taken notice of Forte and Hester's contributions. Noted football writer Peter King has named...
This week, the Eagles will face the Bears on Monday Night Football. Two prime time games in a row! YAY, but also some of us have DAY JOBS y’all!
I have to admit, in the McNabb era, I tended to worry about night games. If you’ve been reading this blog for any amount of time, you know I have always been a huge Big5 fan. But DMac was often not as his best in the prime time games...
Peter King includes RB Matt Forte and PR Devin Hester on his mid-season All-Pro team in Sports Illustrated this week.
King also names Forte his offensive player of the year, while choosing Packers QB Aaron Rodgers as the MVP.
As impressive as Forte has been running the ball for 672 yards and a 5.4-yard average, he might be even more valuable to the Bears as a receiver. He leads the...