The 75-man roster was formed by the Chicago Bears with the release of quarterback Matt Blanchard on Tuesday.
The Bears reached an injury settlement with the second-year Wisconsin-Whitewater product. Blanchard suffered a fractured knuckle on his left hand in Week Two of the preseason against San Diego.
Jordan Palmer will start in his place on Thursday night against Cleveland with...
The Chicago Bears recently lost third-string quarterback
Matt Blanchard for an undisclosed period after he suffered a fractured knuckle
on his left hand during Thursday’s second preseason contest against the San
Diego Chargers. Now minus a quarterback, Bears coach Mark Trestman told
reporters – including Michael C. Wright of ESPN Chicago – that the team will
look to work quickly...
The Chicago Bears “beat” the San Diego Chargers 33-28 in the second preseason game on Thursday, but somehow I doubt either team cares much about the final score. Much more important to the Bears was that they avoided any major injuries, although third string quarterback Matt Blanchard did leave the game with a fractured knuckle […]The post Chicago Bears show improvement and...
During Thursday night’s preseason win over the San Diego Chargers, Bears second-year QB Matt Blanchard suffered a fractured a knuckle on his left hand.
“Certainly that’s something that we’re gonna have to repair fairly quickly to get a third quarterback on the roster,” Bears HC Marc Trestman when asked about the possibility of signing another quarterback at some point...
Chicago Bears quarterback Matt Blanchard had little chance to impress coaches last season or during an April minicamp, so he did what he could to make the most of his chance to throw at the team's rookie camp that ended Sunday.
That included wearing a camera on his helmet.
To get a better idea how Blanchard understands the offense, the Bears had him wear a unique helmet camera...
Matt Blanchard had a strong preseason, compelling Chicago to stash him on the practice squad. The Bears now have a talented, young, developmental signal caller in the pipeline.
It didn’t take long for the Chicago Bears to fill out their eight man practice squad. Familiar names dotted the roster when NFL clubs were permitted to sign developmental players at 11am Saturday. The Bears added a third quarterback, rookie Matt Blanchard from Wisconsin-Whitewater, just in case injuries would strike Jay Cutler and/or Jason Campbell. Blanchard was in camp with [...]
The Bears' quarterback situation isn't quite what we thought it would be for 2012.Aside from Jay Cutler and Jason Campbell, it seemed like Josh McCown was a shoe in for the third-string spot at the beginning of the year.After all, it was McCown who kept the Bears competitive against Green Bay back on Christmas Day.It was McCown who led the Bears to victory against Minnesota...
Chicago QB Matt Blanchard looked as good, or better, as any Bears signal caller in the preseason opener. Bear Report goes one-on-one with the undrafted rookie out of Wisconsin-Whitewater.
Quarterback Matt Blanchard was one of seven undrafted rookies signed by the Bears following rookie minicamp. Bear Report caught up with the signal caller from Wisconsin-Whitewater.