Posted December 07, 2011 on
PLAYERS: Caleb Hanie
TEAMS: Chicago Bears
Everyone wants to vilify Caleb Hanie for the Bears' current two-game losing streak, but there is plenty of blame to go around for Chicago's recent struggles on the offensive side of the ball.

Caleb Hanie just isn’t cutting it for the Chicago Bears

I know, 26-year old Caleb Hanie has only started two games and it’s a small sample size, but the Bears are in the playoff hunt and they can’t afford to carry him at QB…especially due to Matt Forte’s injury yesterday.  Hanie has played in 4 games (2 starts) for the Bears so far this year and he has completed 29 of 60 passes (48.3%) for 387 yards with 2 TD passes and 6 interceptions...

Bears' Hanie gets vote of confidence from coach

The Chicago Bears will move forward with Caleb Hanie as their quarterback despite an ugly showing in Sunday's 10-3 loss to Kansas City.Bears head coach Lovie Smith said Hanie would remain the No. 1 guy despite his zero-touchdown, three-interception performance over the weekend.Reports out of Chicago suggest the team may consider speaking with Donovan McNabb, who is available...

NFC North news, notes and quotes

The Bears plan to stick with Caleb Hanie at quarterback, the Lions are getting lectured about being selfish, and Tuesday is the day for that big Packers “investment” for fans. Get news, notes and quotes from the Vikings NFC North rivals.

Martz says Bears will be more aggressive with Hanie

Conventional wisdom would suggest the Bears would dial back their aggression after Caleb Hanie’s six interceptions in the last two weeks.  Hanie was sacked seven times last week. Mike Martz has no use for conventional wisdom. “He did a lot of good things in that game,” Martz said via the Chicago Tribune. “We all –…

Cutler offers take on injury, Hanie

During an appearance Wednesday on ESPN 1000's 'Waddle and Silvy Show' in Chicago, Bears quarterback Jay Cutler discussed his thumb injury, the one thing Caleb Hanie needs to do better and much more:

Smith backs Hanie, says no QBs will be signed

Caleb Hanie is Lovie Smith’s quarterback: The Chicago Bears coach made that clear Monday.

Martz Plans Return Next Season

Good morning and welcome to Bear Bites, your daily rundown of Bears news. Read on for plenty about Martz and Hanie's plans, the legacy all of the Bears QBs bring from college, the D's preparation, and the return of the Mac. Mike Martz says he plans on being back in Chicago next season. (CSN Chicago) He also plans on being more aggressive with Caleb Hanie'...
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