Posted July 23, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Corey Wootton
TEAMS: Chicago Bears
Is Chicago Bears defensive end Corey Wootton, who heads to Bourbonnais as a starter for the first time in his four-year career, on the verge of a Pro Bowl season in 2013?

Brandon Marshall arrives at Bears training camp riding Segway (Photo)

Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall reported to the team's training camp on Wednesday while riding a Segway.  According to sources on the scene, Marshall admitted that Bears GM Phil Emery and new head coach Marc Trestman probably wouldn't like it. Photo via Adam Hoge/Twitter. As long as Marshall made it to camp in one piece, Emery and Trestman probably...

Jay Cutler: Chicago Bears won’t extend quarterback’s contract before 2014

Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery dropped a bit of a bombshell on Wednesday when he announced that the team would not be signing any players to contract extensions during the 2013 season. That means the team’s quarterback, Jay Cutler, won’t be getting a new deal before the 2014 season. Cutler signed a two-year, $30 million contract extension in October of 2009 that altered...

Chicago Bears 2013 Training Camp Preview: Key questions

Rejoice, WCSN brethren!  The long offseason is almost over, and actual football activities are back upon us!  Before the real games begin in September, or even the preseason games in August, we have training camp to look forward to. This is the first in a three-part series previewing the Chicago Bears as they begin their [...]The post Chicago Bears 2013 Training Camp Preview: Key...

Trestman era kicks into gear for Bears

Big changes hit the Bears with the force of a winter wind in Chicago. Now, it's time to see how all the moves play out. The Marc Trestman era kicks into a higher gear with the start of training camp this week and the Bears looking for more after missing the playoffs for the fifth time in six seasons. A second straight collapse cost former coach Lovie Smith his job. Now, the...

Bears' Cutler likely has to wait for new deal

If quarterback Jay Cutler wants a new contract from the Chicago Bears, it looks like he'll have to wait until the end of the season. General manager Phil Emery says he doesn't see the Bears extending contracts this season, meaning several high-profile players could hit the open market. He spoke Wednesday as players arrived for the start of training camp, their first under...

Chicago Bears Training Camp Preview WRs: Sending Out An SOS For Brandon Marshall

The Chicago Bears have never had a wide receiver like Brandon Marshall, and if they aren't careful they may not have him for very long.  During the 2012 season no wide receiver was targeted at a higher percentage of a teams pass attempts than Brandon Marshall.  If the Bears were passing 40-percent of the time the ball was going to Marshall, higher than any percentage since...

Kyle Long not that far behind

Despite missing OTAs and veteran minicamp, Chicago Bears rookie offensive lineman Kyle Long should be able to get quickly up to speed once training camp begins this week.

Lovie Smith quit on his team, should not have coached beyond ’07

As the Marc Trestman era dawns with the opening of Chicago Bears training camp tomorrow, there is one more chance to vent about the scandal that never was regarding his languid predecessor, Lovie Smith. Yes, Smith’s regular season record as Bears head coach was a successful 81-63.  Yes, he led the Bears to three playoff appearances in his nine-year tenure, including a berth in...

Brandon Marshall Showed Up To Training Camp On a Segway… Because Brandon Marshall.

Brandon Marshall showed up to report to Bears training camp in Bourbonnais, Ill while riding a segway.  He also acknowledged that his coach and owner wouldn’t like the contraption.  Buckle up, Chicago. via [Adam Hoge]   Article found on: Next Impulse Sports

Bears open “Camp Trestman”

After nine years with Lovie Smith at the coaching helm, the Chicago Bears began a new chapter Wednesday when players officially reported and Marc Trestman ushered in a new era as the 14th head coach in the storied franchise’s history. A series of six 50 yard shuttle runs will greet players as part of the new staff’s conditioning approach, but [...]

Chris Johnson, Devin Hester to race a cheetah for Nat Geo Wild’s ‘Big Cat Week’

Two of the planet's fastest human beings, Chris Johnson and Devin Hester, are going to be racing a cheetah in Nat Geo Wild's "Man vs. Cheetah" special for Big Cat Week.

Bears Training Camp Preview: 4 Days

Can Devin Hester once again be a dominant kick and punt returner for the Chicago Bears now that he’s been stripped of his duties as a wide receiver in Marc Trestman’s offense?

Trestman: “Time is of the essence”

Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman will be bringing a fresh approach to training camp this season, which includes earlier practice sessions, limiting veteran days off and more.
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