This is all kinds of awesome. This clip is from the NFL Today after the 1984 Bears/Redskins playoff game. Recently retired Terry Bradshaw joins Brent Musberger and tells him how he’s never seen a harder hitting defense than the Bears. Then they toss it to Irv Cross, who gets postgame thoughts from a very sweaty [...]
Ha! Dig this video from April of last year when Lovie and Jerry talk about 3rd round picks Jarron Gilbert and Joaquin Iglesias. They talk them up and apparently like them so much that Gilbert played in all of 3 games and 1 tackle. Iglesias? 3 games and no catches. Have a plan much? I [...]
I’m all for a little snark here and there, but ripping on a player and his team just minutes after news of his death hits the net? Too soon, to be sure. The wisdom of Homer Simpson would come in handy for these insensitive keyboardists. As Homer said to Bart, “Bart you say these things [...]
Out of curiosity I clicked on the year end coach’s ratings at ESPN’s Sports Nation. Lovie Smith’s was worse than I had expected. You know why I included Jim Mora? Because he was dead last. The Bears won their last 2 games and Lovie pulled a 23% approval. Wow.
Big changes up at Halas Hall. Ron Turner, Pep Hamilton and Rob Boras are out. But the biggest news is that Rod Marinelli may move up to Defensive Coordinator. If that’s the case, then the Bears might hire a man of infamy. Meanwhile, Joe Cullen, Marinell’s defensive line coach when Marinelli was the head coach [...]
Your task: take the Bears roster and find 10 players you really want to keep. Can it be done? Here’s my try… Zack Bowman- I got down to “B” before I could find one, but I like Bowman. He’s a decent-sized corner that has a knack for making plays. He also might benefit from a [...]