Posts tagged "chris conte"

Bears' Season Over: Potential Offseason Headlines

Is a recap of the game really needed here? The Bears go into Lambeau and get spanked against the Packers, their fourth straight loss to their oldest rivals. With the Bears now officially eliminated from the post season, it’s time to look at the upcoming offseason. Does Mike Martz Stay Or Go? — If he... Read more »

#4thPhase Tweets: Bears win fifth in a row but lose at the same time

#4thPhase Tweets: Bears win fifth in a row but lose at the same time
The Bears beat the Chargers for their fifth straight, the first time since the 2005. While we should be celebrating, many of us are panicking because Jay Cutler could be out for the rest of the regular season. If he can’t go, I’m confident in Caleb Hanie. Hanie showed us something last season against the... Read more »

Give Angelo credit for assembling a winning team

Give Angelo credit for assembling a winning team
After the Bears started out 2-3, the “Fire Lovie, Fire Jerry” chants were getting louder from the 4th Phase. While the chant isn’t as loud as it was a month ago, there are still a few that haven’t changed their stance. The reality is, the players who Jerry Angelo brought in for Lovie Smith’s system... Read more »
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Resurgent defense a key in the Bears turnaround

Resurgent defense a key in the Bears turnaround
A big reason for the Bears’ turnaround and success has been because of a resurgent defense. From ChicagoBears.com: After allowing five plays of at least 50 yards in their first five games, the Bears have not permitted any plays over 40 yards in their last four contests. Promoting Chris Conte and Major Wright, reducing Brandon... Read more »

2011 Bears are better than last season's team

2011 Bears are better than last season's team
We’re at the half way point of the season and the Bears’ record is exactly what it was last season, 5-3. Although the Bears have the same record, this season’s team is better than they were last season. Improved Protection The improved play of the offensive line, is the primary reason for allowing Matt Forte... Read more »

#4thPhase Tweets: Bears ground the Eagles

#4thPhase Tweets: Bears ground the Eagles
Coming into the game, the Bears were 8 point underdogs. Talk about a lack of respect. Not one columnist from the Chicago Tribune picked the Bears to win. On ESPN, only Coach Ditka picked the Bears. This game was not as close as the 30-24 suggests. No one respects this team and gives them credit.... Read more »
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#4thPhase Tweets: Bears Leave Vikings Pondering

After last Monday night’s debacle against the Lions, the Bears played they’re second straight game in front of a national audience. This time around, the Bears played a near perfect game and showed everyone what they’re made of. 1st Phase The Bears made changes to the offensive line by replacing Frank Omiyale with Lance Louis... Read more »

Opportunity Knocks For Wright And Conte

After poor safety play this past Sunday, veteran safeties Brandon Meriweather and Chris Harris were benched. Major Wright and Chris Conte will step in their place. For Meriweather and Harris, I’m sure their disappointed. Both can play at a high level and they’ve been the victims of a lack of a pass rush. They’re veteran... Read more »

The Newest Chicago Bears

Jerry Angelo and Lovie Smith filled every team need. They looked to protect Jay Cutler and give Julius Peppers help on defense. They also added depth to safety and linebacker positions. They also added a quarterback to become Cutler’s eventual backup.  ROUND 1 | 29th Pick  Gabe Carimi | T | Wisconsin  He figures to... Read more »
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