Posts tagged "Tommie Harris"

Free Agent DT options for the Bears

Free Agent DT options for the Bears
Tommie Harris (29) The Chicago Tribune’s Dan Pompei garnered some attention on Wednesday when he suggested the Bears look to solve their needs at DT by bringing in a three-time Pro Bowler who’s still in his 20s. Sounds great! So, why did Bears fans collectively roll their eyes when Pompei flat-out said it’s time to... Read more »

Happy Birthday, Jay!

HAPPY 28th BIRTHDAY to Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler today. So, what did the team get Jay for his big day? Pass protection. “Gabe Carimi: The Biggest Birthday Present Ever!” Oh yeah, we mustn’t forget our honorable mention: Today also happens to be former Bear Tommie Harris’ 28th B-Day!

Press Release: Bears Terminate Contracts of Three Veteran Players

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Monday, February 28, 2011 LAKE FOREST, IL – The Chicago Bears terminated the contracts of vested veterans DT Tommie Harris, LB Hunter Hillenmeyer and T Kevin Shaffer. Harris was a three-time Pro Bowler (2005-07) for the Bears starting 90 of 104 career games played over the course of seven seasons. He... Read more »

Bears Release DT Tommie Harris

Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images The Bears made several roster moves today, the most significant being the release of DT Tommie Harris. They also terminated the contracts of linebacker Hunter Hillenmeyer and offensive lineman Kevin Shaffer. The Harris release comes as somewhat of a surprise since Lovie Smith just said at the NFL Combine that the defensive... Read more »

Tommie Harris: The Real Deal or Just a Mirage?

Getty Images For a few plays during Sunday’s Divisional round playoff game, Tommie Harris made us remember what he used to be. He used to be the guy who would take one quick step and sack the quarterback. He made it look easy. While he easily had his best game in the last few years... Read more »

2010 Chicago Bears: Most Surprising, Improved and Disappointing Players

Given everything that the Chicago Bears have accomplished this season, one might be quick to say they’ve over-achieved. But, if that’s the case, you have to ask yourself just what you expected from each of the Bears’ players? While there have been quite a few improved and break-out players, others have been just plain disappointing.... Read more »

Rewind: So, Why Did Tommie Harris Leave Twitter and Facebook?

Originially posted by Chicago Bears Huddle December, 2010: If you’ve been keeping tabs on your Bears players via social networking, you may have noticed that Chicago Bears’ defensive tackle Tommie Harris hasn’t been very active. That’s because, by all accounts, Harris has terminated both his Facebook and Twitter profiles. Before I go any further, let... Read more »

The Bears Defensive Line: Talent Is Not Skin Deep

Getty Images When you think of the 2010 Chicago Bears’ defensive line, the first player that probably comes to mind is Julius Peppers. While he has been worth every penny he was paid this season, he is not the only one who has been playing at a high level. The Bears’ defensive line is very... Read more »