Posts tagged "Marc Trestman"

Monday Monologue: Trestman Under Pressure Thursday Night [AUDIO]

Monday Monologue: Trestman Under Pressure Thursday Night [AUDIO]
REMEMBER. DABEARSBLOG IS MOVING. DABEARSBLOG.COM IS THE ONLY PLACE TO READ THIS CONTENT STARTING NOVEMBER 1. CHANGE YOUR BOOKMARKS!  One of the shortish-term goals of the new DaBearsBlog will be a call in radio show on the Monday after each game in 2014. The show will open with a standard radio monologue and then go... Read more »

Audibles From the Long Snapper: Cutler's Maturation, Garlin, Deadspin on ESPN

Audibles From the Long Snapper: Cutler's Maturation, Garlin, Deadspin on ESPN
POMPEI WRITES LOVELY PIECE ON CUTLER This is an article about how the evolution of a human being, a man, and less about football. (Thanks to Michael C. Wright for spreading the word on Twitter.) It is an absolutely must read and it contains passages like this: Trestman, McCown and Marshall were among the guests... Read more »

Jay Cutler: League's Most Valuable Player Through Three Weeks

Jay Cutler: League's Most Valuable Player Through Three Weeks
I was actually taken aback while reading Peter King’s MMQB column: Offensive rookie of the year? This morning, it’s Chicago guard Kyle Long. The human sack machine, Jay Cutler, has been sacked three times in three games. King may be right but he knows as well as anyone that a right guard is not going to... Read more »
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Audibles From the Long Snapper: Lions Fan, Trestman's Candor, Bar Audio Replay...

Audibles From the Long Snapper: Lions Fan, Trestman's Candor, Bar Audio Replay...
THIS LIONS FAN WAS ENJOYABLE If NFL Network just scrapped their unbearably awful programming and aired thirty-two videos like this on Monday, wouldn’t be a far more popular network? It’s fun to watch a fan start by telling us he’s not upset and then slowly watch him descend into madness. ___________________________________________ STUPID SPORTS MOTIVATIONAL TWEET... Read more »

Hester's Resurgence a Brilliant Success for New Bears Regime

Hester's Resurgence a Brilliant Success for New Bears Regime
Sometimes I spring from my sweat-soaked pillow in the middle of the night, awoken by the howls of neighborhood wolves and the soul-disturbing memories of Devin Hester playing wide receiver. I wipe my brow with a towel, blow my nose in the nearby Kleenex and lay my head back down as my girlfriend calms me... Read more »

Bears are Undefeated: Rapid Fire Reactions

Bears are Undefeated: Rapid Fire Reactions
NOTE: I hear your complaints on the game thread and comments section in general. I’m working to remedy the awfulness. Unfortunately re-launching the site rogue is a time-consuming endeavor. We’ve begun that process but in the meantime I am working to make the experience below better. There are many blossoming themes from Sunday’s thrilling Bears... Read more »
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Trestman, the Anti-Ditka, Very Easy to Root For

Trestman, the Anti-Ditka, Very Easy to Root For
A lot was made last week of Mike Ditka’s return to the Chicago Bears practice field  – reportedly for the first time since his unceremonious dismissal at the hands of the mighty Michael McCaskey. And while I don’t put much stock in symbolic motivation and rah rah speeches, I do recognize the importance of 2013... Read more »

Eight Valid Questions to Ask as Training Camp Opens

Eight Valid Questions to Ask as Training Camp Opens
Training camp begins at 9 AM this morning. Here is a list of questions a Bears fan might be asking as the 2013 campaign begins. (The questions are easy. The answers will be far harder to come by.) Will Jon Bostic or Khaseem Greene work their way into the starting lineup at linebacker or will... Read more »

Rapid Reactions to Pre-Camp Press Conferences

Rapid Reactions to Pre-Camp Press Conferences
Moon Over Blog Post! GM Phil Emery and head coach Marc Trestman addressed the media today in Bourbonnais. I watched them speak. Here’s what I thought:  Marc Trestman made his first brilliant decision as Bears head coach. He put on a hat. Emery acknowledges a number of expiring contracts in 2013 but does not anticipate... Read more »
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Cutler & the Contract: QB Must Improve as Leader of Men

Cutler & the Contract: QB Must Improve as Leader of Men
There’s been a debate on Twitter, the locale of seemingly all sports debates these days, on what Bears quarterback Jay Cutler must achieve in 2013 to earn a lucrative contract extension from Phil Emery and the purse string holders at Halas Hall. The opinions range “HE MUST HAVE A 2012 FLACCO SEASON AND WIN IT... Read more »