Found November 23, 2011 on
Caleb Hanie stepped into a very difficult situation last January when he entered the NFC Championship game after Jay Cutler was hurt and Todd Collins was ineffective. Hanie led the Chicago Bears to two fourth-quarter TDs. He also threw two interceptions in a 21-14 loss to Green Bay. Now the spotlight is on Hanie again.
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It may tough to watch considering the Bears were one game away from the Super Bowl, but hang in there and watch Caleb Hanie’s performance.
If any of you are afraid Hanie won’t be able to help the Bears get to the playoffs this season, you may just be nervous.Hanie shows why he is an NFL quarterback in perhaps the biggest game of his life.
The mistakes are going to happen. The...
It is the nature of the beast that NFL head coaches are public pragmatists when the subject turns to injuries.
No matter how much their stomach is churning at news the starting quarterback's throwing arm has been severed in a lawn-mowing accident -- or, in the case of the Chicago Bears, had his right thumb fractured while confronting a defender on an interception return -- the...
What now for the Bears?
With Caleb Hanie the starter for perhaps the next few weeks the Bears will need to give him some help just in case.
Cutler will likely be on the sideline coaching him up, but rookie Nathan Enderle doesn’t provide the Bears with a good enough backup in case Hanie goes down.
The Bears are going to be looking to sign a veteran quarterback. There aren’t a...
Caleb Hanie is not in a class with Jay Cutler as an NFL quarterback. But is he at least in a class with Koy Detmer, A.J. Feeley, Anthony Wright, Chris Simms, Damon Huard, Luke McCown, David Garrard and Quinn Gray? All of them were young, inexperienced, mostly unheralded backup quarterbacks who stepped...
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Read up on plenty of Caleb Hanie news, how Anthony Adams joked with a young Packers fan, Earl Bennett's visit with the Boys and Girls Club, how the team is faring in Vegas and the newest member of the team.
Despite what Brian Urlacher says, don't expect the Bears to employ the...
Bears QB Caleb Hanie brings an impressive skillset to the position. While he's not the same player as Jay Cutler, using him creatively should give him a good chance to succeed.
A confident Caleb Hanie took the podium Wednesday for the first time this season as the Bears’ starting quarterback.
General manager Jerry Angelo announced Wednesday on the Chicago Bears' team-controlled website that he's "very confident" that Caleb Hanie will perform well in place of injured quarterback Jay Cutler.
We are not going to harp on the Jay Cutler injury around here. For the foreseeable future Caleb Hanie is the starting quarterback of the Chicago Bears and no expansive word count columns from me are going to change that. Here’s what I saw Sunday. I wrote about it earlier in the year and was... Read more »
With Matt Forte having a great season and Caleb Hanie making his first NFL start, the Bears are expecting the Raiders to stack the line of scrimmage Sunday.