Posts tagged "Charles Tillman"

Takeaways: Chicago Bears defeat New York Jets 27-19

Takeaways: Chicago Bears defeat New York Jets 27-19
With five Week-1 starters out, I have to admit I was a bit nervous (but cautiously optimistic) about the Chicago Bears chances in Monday night’s game. Only three weeks into the season, the Bears have lost Charles Tillman (replaced by Kyle Fuller) to a triceps injury, who is now out for the season and helping... Read more »

With Charles Tillman out, Bears look to future in Kyle Fuller

With Charles Tillman out, Bears look to future in Kyle Fuller
The shot NBC got on the Chicago Bears’ sideline of veteran cornerback Charles Tillman in tears broke the heart of anyone who has followed the guy they call “Peanut” throughout his career. Tillman has become the backbone of this defense in recent years, thriving on his uncanny and unmatched ability to turn the ball over.... Read more »

Bears-Packers preview with help from Tony the Packers Fan and Back to the Future

Bears-Packers preview with help from Tony the Packers Fan and Back to the Future
I first met Tony the Packers Fan in the fall of 1996, right around the time of Brett Favre’s apex. I mistakenly invited Tony to my Super Bowl XXXI party in January of 1997, making him the only person in my parents’ house (they had a party, too) who left happy that night. We’ve been... Read more »
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Chicago Bears quarterly review: Debunking 4-0, assessing the scene, handing out awards

Chicago Bears quarterly review: Debunking 4-0, assessing the scene, handing out awards
It’s 7:00 a.m. Friday morning and the sun is rising slowly over Chicago. Out the window on my quiet block I can see folks heading to work, or running with their dogs, but I’m inside thinking about that fire-starter Drew Brees and his band of Saints coming to Soldier Field. The Bears haven’t lost to... Read more »

Chicago Bears depth chart projection series: Cornerback

Chicago Bears depth chart projection series: Cornerback
Today we take a look at the cornerback position in our Chicago Bears depth chart projection series: Starters Starting LCB (left cornerback): Charles Tillman Last year in the preseason, we thought we were finally seeing the inevitable age decline in Charles Tillman. However, he proved once the season started that not only is he not... Read more »

Chicago Bears' needs heading into the Draft

Chicago Bears' needs heading into the Draft
The Chicago Bears finished the most important part of Free Agency with a group of players that will not only improve this team in 2013, but, in my opinion, give them a shot at winning the NFC North. Phil Emery worked fast and definitely and used the “legal tampering” period prior to the start of... Read more »
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Charles Tillman nominated for Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year award

Charles Tillman nominated for Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year award
Chicago Bears’ cornerback Charles Tillman is the Bears’ nominee for the Walter Payton NFL Man of the Year Award. The award, of course, is named after the legendary Bears’ running back, who tragically passed away from advanced bile duct cancer in 1999. The award strives to recognize an NFL player’s off-the-field community service, as well... Read more »

Bears' players lead in Pro Bowl votes among two positions in NFC

Bears' players lead in Pro Bowl votes among two positions in NFC
With about a month and a half left before the NFL announces the teams for the 2013 Pro Bowl on December 26, the League released the current leading vote getters in three categories on Wednesday: Top-10 overall Vote Getters AFC Leading Vote Getters by Position NFC Leading Vote Getters by Position The NFL’s Pro Bowl... Read more »

Charles Tillman named NFC Defensive Player of the Month

Charles Tillman named NFC Defensive Player of the Month
Chicago Bears’ cornerback Charles Tillman was named NFC Defensive Player of the Month on Thursday. Throughout the month of October, Tillman tallied two interception returns for touchdowns, two forced fumbles, one fumble recovery, five passes defended and 23 total tackles. Tillman was named NFC Defensive Player of the Week for weeks five and seven during... Read more »
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Who is the Bears' defensive MVP?

Who is the Bears' defensive MVP?
The Bears’ defense as a unit, from the front seven to the secondary, has contributed in a big way this season. It’s been a complete and total team effort from Rod Marinelli’s defense, which has been the driving force behind the Bears’ 6-1 record, putting Chicago second overall in the NFC. The Bears’ defense has... Read more »