Found May 11, 2012 on The Penalty Flag:
PLAYERS: Mike Martz
TEAMS: Chicago Bears
The Chicago Bears and former offensive coordinator Mike Martz departed ways at the end of the 2011 regular season and in 2012 Mike Tice will take over the reins.  Can he recapture the offensive magic from his Minnesota days? Say what you will about the somewhat troubled tenure of Mike Tice as the Vikings‘ head

Bears sign first-round pick McClellin

The Bears signed first-round pick Shea McClellin to a four-year deal with a fifth-year option on Friday, the fifth draft pick signed by Chicago since the April draft. McClellin, the 19th overall pick in the 2012 draft, is likely to earn approximately $8.3 million based on the contract signed by 2011 19th overall pick Prince Amukamara of the Giants. McClellin's humble past...

WR: Rice would've been bad in Miami

New Chicago Bear Brandon Marshall says even the greatest wide receiver of all-time would not have been effective in the Dolphins offense last season. 

McClellin signed, sealed, and delivered for Bears

Continuing to move quickly with the signings of their rookie draft class, the Chicago Bears landed the biggest catch, first round DE Shea McClellin, on Friday, agreeing to terms with the versatile Boise State defender. No terms were announced, but its believed that the deal is four years with a club option on a fifth season. The Bears selected McClellin [...]

Tice shows Bears' new offense to rookies

New Chicago offensive coordinator Mike Tice wants to see the Bears play faster and with more explosiveness. He will have to wait a bit to see all of the options at his disposal. Tice and head coach Lovie Smith got only an abbreviated look Friday at wide receiver Alshon Jeffery, one of their top draft picks. Jeffery, whose conditioning was an issue last season at South Carolina,...

WR Brandon Marshall understands trade to the Chicago Bears

When the Miami Dolphins traded with the Denver Broncos, the franchise thought they were finally obtaining their deep threat that the team had been lacking. Just two seasons later, the relationship between the two sides ended and WR Brandon Marshall now has a new home with the Chicago Bears. Miami acquired Marshall at the same time they believed that QB Chad Henne was starting to...

Bears ink first-rounder Shea McClellin

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Defensive talk Bear’s style

By Columnist Bryan Dietzler The Chicago Bears made several different moves on their defense as of late, primarily though the draft, that need to be looked at.  The defense is typically the most important unit for the Bears because the offense has been so ineffective over the course of the past few seasons but this may change this year thanks [...]

Return of Carimi, Williams will buoy O-line

The Bears didn't draft any offensive linemen due to the return of Gabe Carimi & Chris Williams. We also discuss the role of fourth rounder Evan Rodriguez and seventh rounder Greg McCoy.

Can Mike Tice Bring the Bears that Viking Magic?

Say what you will about the somewhat troubled tenure of Mike Tice as the Vikings' head coach, but he and offensive coordinator Scott Linehan had a three-year run of offensive dominance. In 2002, the Vikings led the NFL in rushing, and by 2003, they led the league in total offense. They stayed equally hot in 2004, riding their fourth-ranked offense into the playoffs and then embarrassing...

The Bears Den: May 11, 2012

Marshall understands trade, takes parting shot at Dolphins QBs - Was it a parting shot? They (over)drafted Tannehill 8th overall, so it looks like their front office agrees that they don't have a QB... Bears add DTs John McCargo, DeMario Pressley - Part of a tryout that included Trey Lewis and last year's Mr Irrelevant. USAToday's Team Report - Your weekly round-up...
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