Archive for January 2013

Chicago Bears: Live blogging Marc Trestman introductory news conference

Doesn’t know the personnel on “our football team right now” Values the importance of media and understand the media is the conduit to the fans. Tells the players extremely important for them to have a good relationship with the media. Want the players to know the coaches are giving them an opportunity to be fresh... Read more »

Bears Narrow Their List for a Head Coach to Three: Biographies of the Final Candidates

After conducting an extensive search that reached 13 interviewees, Phil Emery has narrowed his search to three candidates. Bruce Arians, Marc Trestman and Darrell Bevell are the finalists to replace Lovie Smith according to widespread published reports. The three finalists have made it clear that Emery’s directive on hiring a coach with an offensive past... Read more »

The Bears Coaching Search Reaches a List of Ten

The Bears seem to be heading in another direction with the search Lovie Smith’s replacement. Eight offensive coordinators and two special teams coordinators are on General Manager Phil Emery’s list to become the 13th Head Coach in Bears History. The list continues to grow by the day. Over the weekend, six candidates were listed as... Read more »

Dozen Biggest Stories in Chicago Sports in 2012

With the football season concluding (for the Chicago Area College teams and the Bears) this week, we can finally put a wrap on the 2012 Chicago Sports Calendar. Although there seemed to be more disappointment than exhilaration, there is some room for optimism in the future. Chris Sale showed he has the stuff to be... Read more »