Posts in category "Interviews"

Q&A with Dan Pompei: Bears made only move with Jay Cutler, 3-4 defense?

Q&A with Dan Pompei: Bears made only move with Jay Cutler, 3-4 defense?
Let’s check in again with NFL expert/writer @DanPompei regarding the state of the Chicago Bears heading into the offseason. Pompei covers the NFL for Bleacher Nation and Sports on Earth, along with his regular work for WSCR the Score 670 AM. We cover the Jay Cutler extension, what defense the Bears may play, and where... Read more »

Bulls Q&A with ESPN's Nick Friedell: Forman/Thibodeau rift, Rose, Deng

Bulls Q&A with ESPN's Nick Friedell: Forman/Thibodeau rift, Rose, Deng
Derrick Rose will address the media today for the first time since suffering his season ending knee injury. You can be sure there will be plenty of questions thrown at him about his future and mindset following his second major knee injury. With that in mind, I chatted with Nick Friedell, who covers the Bulls... Read more »

Bears Q&A with Dan Pompei: Jay Cutler comeback, Shea McClellin breakout

Bears Q&A with Dan Pompei: Jay Cutler comeback, Shea McClellin breakout
Today we get to check in again with NFL expert/writer @DanPompei. Pompei covers the NFL for Bleacher Nation and Sports on Earth, along with his regular work on WSCR the Score 670 AM. We cover the Jay Cutler speedy comeback, and glimpses from both Shea McClellin and Julius Peppers. TL: The Jay Cutler comeback, do... Read more »
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Q&A with Dan Pompei: Mr. 4th Quarter, Black Unicorn, O-Line

Q&A with Dan Pompei: Mr. 4th Quarter, Black Unicorn, O-Line
Today we check in again with Dan Pompei who has been covering the NFL for 28 years. Pompei recently left the Tribune and will soon begin covering the NFL for Bleacher Nation and Sports on Earth. We talked Jay Cutler, the lines, and the “Black Unicorn.” Follow Dan on Twitter. TL: After 2 games in... Read more »

Q&A with Dan Pompei: Talking Bears draft, Brian Urlacher, Jay Cutler and J'Marcus Webb

Q&A with Dan Pompei: Talking Bears draft, Brian Urlacher, Jay Cutler and J'Marcus Webb
We get to check in with Chicago Tribune NFL expert Dan Pompei regarding the Bears off-sesaon issues such Brian Urlacher, free agency, and of course Jay Cutler. TL: Will the Bears have any money to spend on UFAs? If so who do you they target? DP: Yes I believe they will. Some of it depends... Read more »

Q&A with ESPN's Nick Friedell: Derrick Rose, Kevin Love, and the next Ron Artest? (Jimmy Butler)

Q&A with ESPN's Nick Friedell: Derrick Rose, Kevin Love, and the next Ron Artest? (Jimmy Butler)
TL:  What do we make of Carlos Boozer’s recent play? Any way he continue this level of play when Derrick Rose returns? NF:  This is the best stretch of Boozer’s Bulls’ career. The key for Boozer is he’s been more aggressive on the defensive end and his teammates have taken notice. Obviously, the bigger question... Read more »
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Q&A with DanPompei: Bears coaching search: McCoy, Moneyball, and 3-4 defense

Q&A with DanPompei: Bears coaching search: McCoy, Moneyball, and 3-4 defense
TL: Bears GM Phil Emery was impressive and very thorough in his press conference and he articulated clearly what he wants in a coach. Even though the interview list is growing, is it likely he has a short list or even a guy in mind? DP: I don’t believe so.  I think he probably believes... Read more »