Found December 28, 2011 on Inside the Bears:
PLAYERS: Josh McCown
TEAMS: Chicago Bears
Coming off his first NFL start in nearly four years, quarterback Josh McCown isn’t looking too far ahead as he prepares for the season finale against the Vikings. McCown, who will be an unrestricted free agent in the offseason, said he’s grateful to the Bears for believing in him and providing him with a chance no other team would. “For me, I believe in doing things the right way,’’ McCown said Wednesday. ‘‘And a team gives you an opportunity when no one else would, and you certainly have to give that a long, hard look. To think that I would …

A coach lurks in Josh McCown

Hours before kickoff at Lambeau Field on Sunday night, in his first NFL start in nearly four years, Bears quarterback Josh McCown received a text message from a high-school senior just outside of Charlotte. “Good luck,” the message from Cam Hunt said. “I want to thank you for everything you...

McCown is focusing solely on final game

Another strong performance in Sunday's season finale in Minnesota no doubt would enhance Josh McCown's chances of returning to the Bears as the No. 2 quarterback next season.

Tales from the Tape: Offense

With Josh McCown under center, the Chicago Bear racked up 441 yards of total offense against the Packers. We go to the film room to analyze Chicago’s offensive performance from Sunday.

Angelo: McCown in picture for No. 2 QB job

General manager Jerry Angelo announced Wednesday on the Bears' team-controlled website that Josh McCown merits consideration to be the Bears' No. 2 quarterback next season based on his performance last Sunday against the Packers.

Reader Q&A: Dan Pompei's Bears mailbag

The Tribune's Bears columnist fields questions on free agency, Kahlil Bell, Josh McCown, Henry Melton and more in his weekly mailbag.The Tribune's Bears columnist fields questions on free agency, running back Kahlil Bell, quarterback Josh McCown, defensive tackle Henry Melton and more in his weekly mailbag.

Kurt’s Angle: Don’t expect Mike McCarthy to go anywhere anytime soon

During the Christmas edition of Sunday Night Football, the Green Bay Packers methodically dusted off the Chicago Bears 35-21. That shouldn’t have really been that difficult a job to start; as Ian Darke might say on Premier League Soccer, the Bears roster is currently loaded with a collection of ‘Poets, Passers, and Dreamers…’ That line would make absolutely no sense to this...

Vikings Finale, Draft Preview Topics of Next “Bears Claws”

Join Papa Bear Jeff and the guys to talk Josh McCown, Kahlil Bell, and the Minnesota finale on the next edition of  ”Bears Claws” on Blogtalk Radio.  They’ll recap the Packers loss, look back at where things went wrong, and look ahead to 2012. This week’s guest is Scott Wright of the NFL Draft website, Draft Countdown. Listen here: Listen to [...]

Bears-Vikings prop picks (01.01.12)

Kahlil Bell is inspired to have a big game against his one-time team, the Vikings. Here is a look at hypothetical propositional wagers between the Bears and Vikings. First team to score Bears. It’s hard to pick a Bears team that has lost five straight games to score first on the road, but Minnesota is such a bad team that it’s even harder not to. First Bears player to score Robbie...

Week 17 Fantasy Football Waiver Wire Pickups

Pickups of the Week Josh McCown, QB, Bears (0.2 percent in ESPN standard 10-man leagues) Week 16 stats: 19-28, 242 yards, 1 TD, 2 INT, 8 Carries, 38 yards "You gotta have heart. Miles and miles of heart."- Gene Hackman. It may not show up in the stat sheets, but in Sunday's loss, drubbing against the Packers, the Bears found their interim quarterback. When his wide...

Chicago Bears (7-8) vs. Minnesota Vikings (3-12)

The Chicago Bears have lost five games in a row, and they have looked awful doing it as they have been outscored 121-68 in those contests.  The Vikings snapped a six game losing streak with a 33-26 win last weekend over the Redskins.  The Bears beat the Vikings 39-10 in Chicago earlier this year, but both teams looked a lot different back then.  Here is a look at the matchups...
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