Category Archives: Cleveland Browns

Bears Will Pay What It Takes to Resign Cutler and Other Points of View

Bears Bears defensive backs coach Jon Hoke discusses his coaching style with Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune : “The Bears don’t have a more animated position coach on staff. Hoke is firm and firmer when with players on the … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, Dallas Cowboys, Green Bay Packers, Jacksonville Jaguars, Kansas City Chiefs, New England Patriots, New York Giants, Points of View | Leave a comment

Of Jay Cutler and Cam Newton. And Other Points of View.

Bears This article from ESPN.com‘s Pat Yasinskas is really about Carolina quarterback Cam Newton. But the whole time I read it, I couldn’t stop thinking about Bears quarterback Jay Cutler. Its hard not to contrast Cutler’s reaction to his incident … Continue reading

Posted in Carolina Panthers, Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, Dallas Cowboys, Denver Broncos, Jacksonville Jaguars, New England Patriots, Philadelphia Eagles, Pittsburgh Steelers, Seattle Seahawks, Tennessee Titans, Washington Redskins | Leave a comment

It Appears that Bears-Cowboys Will Be “Who Can Run on Who” and Other Points of View

Bears Mark Potash at the Chicago Sun-Timessays that you might be surprised at the Bears record under Lovie Smith on Monday Night Football. Vaughn McClure at the Chicago Tribune says that Devin Hester is lobbying for more touches. Receivers coach … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, Dallas Cowboys, Green Bay Packers, New York Jets | Leave a comment

“Money” Does Not Equal “Respect” and Other Points of View

Bears Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune on why the Bears moved Henry Melton from defensive end to defensive tackle: “[Defensive coordinator Rod] Marinelli said playing in space didn’t bring out the best in Melton at end as he had … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, New York Giants, New York Jets | Leave a comment

Will the Bears Show More Zone Blitz with New Defensive End McClellin? And Other Points of View.

Bears Mark Potash at the Chicago Sun-Times on newly drafted tight end Evan Rodriguez: “‘Has he been charged with anything?’ “It’s rarely a good sign when the first question for the general manager after announcing a draft pick is about … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, Green Bay Packers, Minnesota Vikings, New York Jets, San Diego Chargers | Leave a comment

A Little Knee Bending for Bears Offensive Line? And Other Points of View.

Bears Brad Biggs, writing for The National Football Post, on the Bears most recent acquisition: “Devin Thomas has never taken off as a wide receiver in the NFL. “What are the odds he will with the Chicago Bears? That’s hard … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, Green Bay Packers, New Orleans Saints, New York Jets, Oakland Raiders, Pittsburgh Steelers | 3 Comments

Charles Barkley Begs for Sanity and Other Points of View

Bears Mark Potash at the Chicago Sun-Times thinks the Bears need something “to get their attention” to get them out of their funk.  I’m not sure what that it, exactly, and I don’t think he is either. The Bears believe they have just … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, Denver Broncos, Tennessee Titans, Washington Redskins | Leave a comment

Lovie Smith: Doing More with Less. And Other Points of View

Bears Mike Mulligan at the Chicago Tribune credits defensive backs coach Jon Hoke for disguising coverages more with the Bears.  I’m not sure that this was so much Hoke’s doing as it is a general recognition by Lovie Smith and … Continue reading

Posted in Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, New England Patriots, Philadelphia Eagles | Leave a comment

The Significance of “Scheme Versatility” and Other Points of View

Bears ESPN‘s Mel Kiper rates the Bears draft: “Top needs: OL, DT, CB, OLB “Summary: The top needs I saw for the Bears were on the offensive line and along the defensive interior, where they’ve had some recent attrition. [Gabe] Carimi … Continue reading

Posted in Baltimore Ravens, Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, Green Bay Packers, Indianapolis Colts | Leave a comment

Ron Rivera Welcomed as a Bear, Will Always be a Bear and Other Points of View

Bears Sean Jensen at the Chicago Sun-Times reports that the Bears won’t use the franchise tag.  Not a big surprise, first because Angelo is known not to like ot use it and second because none of the Bears free agents … Continue reading

Posted in Carolina Panthers, Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns, Green Bay Packers, Miami Dolphins, New England Patriots, Washington Redskins | Leave a comment