Monthly Archives: February 2016

Bears Offseason Todo List

I was recently asked to construct a “Todo List” for the Bears offseason by the boys over at the Next Fan Up Podcast. I’m occasionally a guest on this podcast as the Bears representative. If you aren’t listening, you’re missing … Continue reading

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Considering the Possibility of a Free Agent Guard

Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune answers your questions: “Can you name one or two under-the-radar free agents similar to Pernell McPhee that the Bears may be targeting? — @BearsFanPete “I don’t know that the McPhee signing was totally under … Continue reading

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Worrying about the Status of Alshon Jeffery

Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune answers your questions: “Would you agree that if Ryan Pace doesn’t sign Alshon Jeffrey he should be fired? Four years at $15 million per year sounds about right. Dumping Matt Forte was stupid enough. … Continue reading

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Sounds Good to Me

Steve Rosenbloom at the Chicago Tribune talks about what he thinks is a less than ideal situation that former Bears offensive coordinator Adam Gase finds himself in. He is now the head coach in Miami: “[Owner Stephen Ross] went on … Continue reading

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What Will the Bears Miss Without Matt Forte?

Dan Wiederer at the Chicago Tribune asks one of the many questions that follow the exits of Matt Forte: “What will the Bears miss without Forte? “Where do you even start? Probably his football intelligence. Or his durability and toughness. … Continue reading

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Forte’s Exit Highlights the Bears Depth at Running Back

Dan Wiederer at the Chicago Tribune discusses the exit of running back Matt Forte. In doing so he exposes the real reason for Forte’s exit: “Behind Langford, Ka’Deem Carey made strides in 2015, first earning greater opportunity as a special … Continue reading

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Where is Matt Forte’s Next Stop?

Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune speculates upon where former Bears running back Matt Forte may land now that he is officially entering free agency: “The question now is where will Forte land? He would be an ideal fit for … Continue reading

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Alshon Jeffery Is as Good as Franchised Now

Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune discusses the case of wide receiver Alshon Jeffery. “It’s time for the Bears to take care of one of their own, and they aren’t in position to let highly productive players in their prime … Continue reading

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C.J. Anderson Wins One for the Little Guys

Mike Florio at profootballtalk.com passes on a comment from Broncos running back C.J. Anderson on whether he would feel comfortable handling a bigger load, as he did in the Super Bowl on Sunday. “‘Oh, I know that’s something I can … Continue reading

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Will Matt Blanchard Get a Shot to be the Bears Quarterback of the Future?

Brad Biggs at the Chicago Tribune answers yet another of your questions: “When will Bears give backup quarterback Matt Blanchard a shot?” “– Steve, Park Ridge” “The Bears signed Blanchard to a reserve/future contract in January so he will be … Continue reading

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