Found January 08, 2013 on
In The Neutral Zone:
Did I miss something? Did Chicago Bears General Manager Phil Emery say that lunatics were welcome to apply for the team’s head coaching job? Absurd to think he would, of course. So why give Mike Singletary an interview? Tradition? Please. It really is time for Bears fans to let go of [...]
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Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is excited by the Bears’ search for a new head coach.
Cutler discussed the situation in his weekly radio show on ESPN 1000 via the Chicago Tribune.
“I am generally excited,” Cutler said. “I have a lot of confidence in [G.M.] Phil Emery and everyone down there.”
The 6-3, 220-pound QB was asked whether he’d spend time with any of the...
EDEN PRAIRIE, Minn. The Chicago Bears wide-ranging search for a new coach has extended to the Minnesota Vikings.
Minnesota coach Leslie Frazier confirmed Tuesday that Chicago has asked to speak to Mike Singletary, the Vikings co-linebackers coach and special assistant to Frazier, and special teams coordinator Mike Priefer. The Bears reportedly have or are planning to interview at...
NewsThe Eagles will interview former Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith on Thursday. Smith is a defensive coach at heart, so he’ll to have to overcome Jeffrey Lurie’s desire to hire an offensive minded head coach.
I regard him as a long shot.
Defense wasn’t Smith’s problem in Chicago where he always had more defense...
Armando Allen, a Notre Dame graduate, is the only Chicago Bears player to play for either team in the BCS Championship game. We sat down with Allen to get his thoughts on tonight’s game.
Lovie Smith, the next head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles? Image via Lehigh Valley Live It’s only been a little over a week since the Philadelphia Eagles parted ways with Andy Reid, but somehow it feels much longer. Perhaps the fact that Reid was signed, sealed and delivered to Kansas City within the same week he found himself out on the street in Philly provided a somewhat unrealistic...
Saying Chicago Bears General Manager Phil Emery is undertaking a wide-ranging search for the team’s next head coach is akin to saying that the Super Bowl is kind of a big game. To date, at least 13 candidates have been identified, with about half of those individuals either having spoken with Emery , or scheduled to meet with the Bears [...]
Minnesota assistants Mike Singletary and Mike Priefer will interview for the Chicago head coaching vacancy.
Vikings coach Leslie Frazier confirmed Tuesday that the Bears made the request. There are at least 10 other coaches reported to be under consideration to replace the fired Lovie Smith in Chicago.
After an unsuccessful stint as coach of the San Francisco 49ers, Singletary...
The Eagles will interview Lovie Smith for their coaching vacancy on Thursday.
Smith was fired after nine seasons with the Bears. He led Chicago to three division titles and one NFC championship. He lost his job after the team went 3-5 following a 7-1 start and missed the playoffs.
The Eagles, who fired Andy Reid after 14 seasons, also plan to interview Indianapolis offensive coordinator...
In the first of our 10-part series looking back at the 2012 Chicago Bears, we break down the play of the team’s safeties, a position that featured a number of inexperienced players.
We use All 22 coach’s film from the 2012 Chicago Bears season to analyze the play of the team’s starting safeties, Major Wright and Chris Conte, against the run this year.
Former Chicago Bears head coach, Lovie Smith will interview for the Philadelphia Eagles head coaching position on Thursday. The Eagles search remains wide open as they look to replace Andy Reid. Combining Smith’s time as defensive coordinator with the Rams and his time as Bears head coach, Smith’s defenses finished ranked in the NFL’s top…