1. Bears Offer Blue Print For Attacking 3-4 Defense

    The current NFL fad that seems to have taken hold around the league is the 3-4 defense. With the recent success that the Pittsburgh Steelers, New England Patriots have had with the ...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about 5 years ago 1,370 reads 0 comments

  2. Defending Future Hall Of Famer Brian Urlacher

    For some reason there's a lot of talk going on in various Chicago Bear circles about trading Brian Urlacher, or complaining that he's not a great player anymore or even a good player...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about 5 years ago 124 reads 2 comments

  3. Bears 27 Broncos 17 First Impressions

    The Bears played well in their third pre-season game of the 2009 season. Getting all facets of their team in working order, including another strong effort by Jay Cutler...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about 5 years ago 31 reads 2 comments

  4. Bears Versus Giants Live Game Chat

    The Chicago Bears face perhaps their toughest challenge of the pre-season as they go head to head with one of the top NFC contenders, the New York Giants. Tommie Harris likely makes his pre-season debut for the Bears...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about 5 years ago 25 reads 0 comments

  5. Bears vs. Bills Postgame Film Session

    Well it's time to look at the Bears versus Bills game a little bit differently than a lot of people do—similar to how the coaches do with tape, but I'm nowhere near the level of an NFL coach...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about 5 years ago 58 reads 0 comments

  6. Chicago Bears Versus Buffalo Bills Live Game Chat

    If you're a Chicago Bears fan and you're interested I'm running a Live Game Chat tonight at 5:45 pm. We'll kick off our blog 15 minutes before kick off. Feel free to stop on by and check it out if you love to talk football with fellow Bears fans...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about 5 years ago 45 reads 0 comments

  7. Chicago Bears Versus Buffalo Bills What to Watch For

    Well I'd like to say there is more that Bears fans should watch for in this game as far as the Bears being able to compete against the Bills' strengths or weaknesses...

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  8. Chicago Bears' Tommie Harris Had Surgery in March

    Finally, Chicago Bears defensive tackle Tommie Harris explained why he hasn't been practicing much at practice during OTAs and during preseason training camp. Harris stated to the media today that he had exploratory surgery on his knee in March...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about 5 years ago 46 reads 1 comments

  9. Are We Overlooking Dusty Dvoracek?

    Dusty Dvoracek has not been able to finish a season in his three year career with the Chicago Bears. Every year the Oklahoma Sooner alum has wound up on the disabled list with a season-ending injury...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about 5 years ago 111 reads 0 comments

  10. Is Mark Anderson Ready For a Chicago Bears Revival?

    Mark Anderson had 12 sacks as a rookie during the Super Bowl run of 2006. Since then, he has had two sacks over a total of two seasons...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about 5 years ago 66 reads 0 comments

  11. Chicago Bears Training Camp Report Day Seven

    A late evening practice at Olivet Nazarene University was a welcome relief with the recent warm temperatures of the day time hours. The Bears have been going in full pads non-stop a break from the lighter training camps of years past...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about 5 years ago 82 reads 1 comments

  12. Brandon Rideau Quietly Does His Thing

    Hi do you know me? I'm Brandon Ridow, no no Brandon Ridough....no no R.I.D.E.A.U, no letter X like they do down in Louisiana for Geaux Tigers and the like...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about 5 years ago 82 reads 0 comments

  13. Chicago Bears Training Camp Report Day Six

    There were a few things that happened down at camp today that really caught everyone's attention. One really good thing and possibly something to keep an eye on going forward...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about 5 years ago 153 reads 3 comments

  14. Offensive Tackle Chris Williams Fights Through Unfair Bust Label

    Chicago Bears fans are already anti-Chris Williams for the most part. It's hard to find a fan who is happy with the second year player to this point. Rightfully so, to a small extent given Williams' back injury last year...

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  15. Chicago Bears Training Camp Coverage: Day 3

    While the defense has stolen the show for the most part of the first two days, the offense didn't want to take that lying down on day two. The passing game continues to find it's groove with both Jay Cutler and Caleb Hanie getting in on the action...

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  16. Will the Bears Carry Only Two QBs on the Roster in '09?

    It's been done before by teams, in fact some coaches prefer it. Only keeping two QBs on the 53-man regular season roster. The Arizona Cardinals did it last year and the Patriots and Colts have done it in year's past...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about 5 years ago 113 reads 1 comments

  17. Matt Forte Still Nursing OTA Hamstring Injury

    Matt Forte is supposed to be healthy. However is he really healthy? We may never know due to the spin that comes out of Halas Hall...

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  18. Chicago Bears Training Camp Report Part Two

    By all accounts coming out of Bourbonnais today's first practice in pads went well for the Chicago Bears. No injuries to any major players although DT Matt Toeaina came up limping and later had his knee wrapped...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about 5 years ago 123 reads 3 comments

  19. Chicago Bears Training Camp Report Day 1

    The Chicago Bears kicked off training camp 2009 today in front a large crowd of around 6,000 fans. Talk is, the large attendance at practice was a record for the Chicago Bears. Undoubtedly the large crowd came to see one player, Jay Cutler...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about 5 years ago 77 reads 0 comments

  20. Chicago Bears' Rookies to Watch

    The Chicago Bears’ OTAs came and went rather quickly with little fanfare. We all know the main glut of the coverage and excitement was going to come from the start of training camp...

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  21. Broncos WR Brandon Marshall a no show at mandatory mini-camp

    The first sign of trouble is when you have unhappy players not showing up to mandatory mini-camps. Marshall was already tied to possible trade and free agency rumors with the Chicago Bears, now he is skipping a mandatory practice...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about over 5 years ago 59 reads 1 comments

  22. Chicago Bears OTA Report June 10th

    Unfortunately it’s coming down to the end of this season’s OTAs with only a week left until the Bears wrap it up. Although it might be a good thing since the nagging injury bug has taken it’s toll on some of the players this year...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about over 5 years ago 61 reads 0 comments

  23. OTA Brief: Brian Urlacher misses today's workout

    All the talk since the Jay Cutler trade and since the end of last season has been about the Bears and their defense...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about over 5 years ago 75 reads 0 comments

  24. The Super Nova Known as Tommie Harris

    This is a continuing part of my series of roster battles, part of the 53-man roster battle royale. I chose to break in the Tommie Harris evaluation early because of a report I read on the ESPN NFC North blog concerning Tommie Harris’ left knee...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about over 5 years ago 94 reads 3 comments

  25. Hunter Hillenmeyer in Chicago Bears' 53-Man Roster Battle Royale

    Hunter Hillenmeyer has never been on the level of either Brian Urlacher or Lance Briggs as a linebacker. He hasn’t even put together back-to-back seasons of 60 tackles or more...

    Brett Solesky Written by Brett Solesky about over 5 years ago 77 reads 0 comments