Found October 17, 2013 on Sports-Glory:

Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman is expected to start Sunday’s road game against the Washington Redskins. Tillman was held out of practice Wednesday, and has been dealing with a knee injury for a month.  The two-time Pro Bowler missed last Thursday night’s win over the New York Giants, snapping a streak of 53 consecutive starts. “We’re going to ease him in this week and give him a little more [Thursday] and 


DeAngelo “WHO”? Jay Cutler says DeAngelo Hall is just another player

Shot’s have been fired folks, if you remember the last time Jay Cutler faced DeAngelo Hall, he had the game of his life. The Redskins cornerback became just the third player since 1970 to intercept four passes and return one for a touchdown (92 yards) in a single game. After the game, a defiant Cutler said he’d […]

Brandon Marshall tweets letter of $10,500 fine for green cleats

Tweet If you’ve watched an NFL game lately, you’ve undoubtedly seen an inordinate amount of pink gear on the field as the league and players support Breast Cancer Awareness Month. On Thursday Night Football last week, Bears receiver Brandon Marshall wanted to raise awareness for something else. In support of Mental Health Awareness Week...

Marshall says he's fined for shoes

Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall says he has been fined $10,500 by the NFL for wearing green football shoes in the Oct. 10 game against the New York Giants. Marshall had said before last Thursday's game he was wearing the shoes to attract attention to Mental Health Awareness Week. Marshall has been treated for a personality disorder in the past. Marshall posted...

Brandon Marshall shares letter from his NFL fine for wearing green shoes

Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall expected to receive a fine for wearing green cleats against the New York Giants last Thursday night, and the league delivered its love letter right on schedule. Marshall, who has been diagnosed with borderline personality disorder, chose to wear the green shoes to bring attention to Mental Health Awareness […]

Brandon Marshall fined $10,500 for his green shoes

To be honest, the NFL is sorry if they don’t donate that 10,500 dollars to tge same cause, what do you think? Brandon Marshall is a class act, hopefully the NFL does the right thing now.

Trestman looking like good fit for Cutler

(Eds: APNewsNow. Will be updated. With AP Photos.) By ANDREW SELIGMAN AP Sports Writer New Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman was trying to learn all he could about quarterback Jay Cutler in the early going. Why not ask Mike Shanahan? Trestman had a chance at the NFL combine and took advantage. Now, Cutler's having his best season in years, and the Bears are tied for the NFC...

Jay Cutler: Redskins corner DeAngelo Hall just ‘another player’

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is more than a little bit familiar with Washington Redskins cornerback DeAngelo Hall. You wouldn’t know that based on Cutler’s assessment of his upcoming opponent. On Thursday, Cutler was asked if he was looking forward to facing Hall again on Sunday. He responded by saying plenty without saying much. “Another […]

Bears' Cutler hoping for early return

The Chicago Bears aren't ruling out an early return for injured quarterback Jay Cutler. Expected to miss at least four weeks because of a torn groin muscle, Cutler hopes to be back sooner. "That's the goal," he said. Cutler addressed the media Tuesday for the first time since he was injured in a loss at Washington on Oct. 20. The Bears said he would miss at least...

Report: NFL rebuffs Marshall’s efforts at raising awareness on mental illness

This work is not mine. Zoneblitz stakes no claim to it. All the credit goes to Da Bears Blog where, earlier this week, Jeff Hughes wrote a highly compelling piece on mental illness, the league’s failure over the years to deal with head injuries among its own and how the NFL reacted when Brandon Marshall wore green shoes to raise awareness. Marshall suffers from Borderline Personality...

Bears expect Tillman to play Sunday

Charles Tillman missed last week’s game with a right knee injury but the Bears “expect” him to play Sunday in Washington D.C. coach Marc Trestman said Wednesday. The cornerback didn’t practice Tuesday. Tight end Martellus Bennett (shoulder) was limited. Trestman said defensive tackle Stephen Paea (turf toe) and linebacker James Anderson (lower back) practiced and “looked good.”

Bears' Tillman, Martellus Bennett questionable

Chicago Bears cornerback Charles Tillman and tight end Martellus Bennett are questionable for Sunday's game at Washington. Both were limited in practice on Friday because of knee problems. The Bears elevated linebacker Jerry Franklin to the active roster from the practice squad and placed middle linebacker D.J. Williams on injured reserve. Williams, signed in the offseason...

Peppers, Briggs believe in 'the new kid'

Veteran defensive end Julius Peppers smiled at the thought of what he might tell Jonathan Bostic as the rookie prepares to start his first game as an NFL middle linebacker. “I don’t think I’ll tell him much of anything” Peppers said. “What worked for me won’t necessarily work for somebody else and everyone has to find their own place. “Besides he’s got a lot of...

Bennett, Tillman questionable for Sunday

Chicag Bears cornerback Charles Tillman and tight end Martellus Bennett are listed as questionable for Sunday's contest against the Washington Redskins, while Stephen Paea is probable.

Bennett, Tillman return to practice

The Chicago Bears got healthier today with Charles Tillman, Stephen Paea and Martellus Bennett all practicing in a limited capacity. Full Week 7 Thursday injury report below.

The Old Man’s Picks – Week Seven

By Jeff Heck, Bears Claws contributor Disclaimer: He who gambles, lives in shambles We’re six weeks into the NFL season and, to me, here are the biggest surprises. The Giants haven’t won a game. The Chiefs and Broncos are undefeated. Somehow the Patriots are 5-1. Jay Cutler has been sacked less than ten times, and Matt Schaub won’t be having [...]
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