Posted August 10, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Alshon Jeffery
TEAMS: Chicago Bears
Bears rookie wideout Alshon Jeffery led the team last night in receptions and reciving yards. Bear Report talked with him after the game about his first live action in the NFL.

Chicago Bears receiver Alshon Jeffery, the most important rookie in recent memory

The Chicago Bears are trying to contend for a Super Bowl championship in 2012 and in order for that to happen they need a boost to their offense.  That offense needs to be efficient and balanced and needs multiple receiving  threats in the passing game. Those factors weigh in heavily as to why rookie wide receiver Alshon Jeffery is the most important Bears draft pick in recent...

2012 Chicago Bears Depth Chart Analysis: Tight End

With tight ends such as Rob Gronkowski and Jimmy Graham changing the way the position is played even more so than Tony Gonzalez and Antonio Gates it has become imperative that teams wanting to compete have an advantage at this position.   The Bears top two tight ends in 2011 had a combined total of 25 catches. Gronkowski alone had 17 touchdown catches in 2011. The Bears must get...

Urlacher back, but not practicing

Brian Urlacher returned to Chicago Bears training camp on Saturday, but continuing left knee soreness prevented him from taking part in workouts. Urlacher watched practice from the sidelines at Olivet Nazarene University on Saturday afternoon. Bears head coach Lovie Smith disputed reports that Urlacher may have been getting a second opinion. “Brian’s knee is sore and he has...

Mike Tice isn’t happy with Bears offensive line

Mike Tice is one of the most respected offensive line coaches in the NFL. So when he’s not happy with how his line is playing, he let’s them know it. According to, Tice was sending not so subtle messages during their preseason game last Thursday night.   Offensive lineman J’Marcus Webb stated: “I’ve got to get better every day and every week,...

Bears Get Trashed in Preseason Opener

  1 2 3 4 F Bears 0 0 0 3 3 Broncos 3 7 14 7 31 Top Performers Pass:  DEN – C. Hanie: 7/14, 79yrds Rush: DEN – X. Omon: 7car, 36yrds, 1TD Defense: DEN – D. Wolfe: 3tack, 2sacks At least it's just the preseason. That's the mindset that Bears fans are in right now after...

BR Rookie Diary: Shea McClellin

Bears rookie defensive end Shea McClellin looked good against the Broncos on Thursday night. He talks with Bear Report about participating in his first NFL contest.

Brian Urlacher back at camp, misses practice

AP Photo Chciago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher was back at training camp on Saturday, but he was not in pads with the rest of his teammates, which likely means he missed practice. LM: Brian Urlacher has rejoined #Bears at training camp. He’s on field at start of practice but not in pads. — Chicago Bears (@ChicagoBears) August 11, 2012 I have no idea when Urlacher will practice...

Brian Urlacher And Jenny McCarthy: Chicagoland Celebrity Dating Jinx?

When I first heard that Bears’ LB Brian Urlacher was dating Jenny McCarthy -Playboy's Playmate of the Year (1993), I immediately went to the biggest Bears fan I know, my friend Bryan, to find out his opinion. As a lifelong fan, and quite frankly having a lil’ bit of a football man crush on Urlacher (see photo below taken in his man cave), I knew my friend would have some...

Alshon Jeffery finding his niche

Bears second-round wide receiver Alshon Jeffery has flashed serious potential in training camp. Bear Report correspondent Beth Gorr goes one-on-one with the rookie out of South Carolina.
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