Tag: Jordan Howard

Five Bears to Watch: Week 6 vs. the Jacksonville Jaguars

Five Bears to Watch: Week 6 vs. the Jacksonville Jaguars
The Bears aren’t getting healthier and that won’t help them win games as they sit at 1-4 heading into Sunday’s home meeting with the Jacksonville Jaguars. 15 players are listed on the Week 6 injury report including one player who has been ruled out in rookie cornerback Deiondre’ Hall and three doubtful players in quarterback... Read more »

Cup of Joe: Carrying the torch

Cup of Joe: Carrying the torch
Written by Joe Tidei/Special to Bears Backer Indianapolis, Indiana: Bears 2008 season opener against Peyton Manning and the Colts. First quarter, a rookie named Matt Forte takes the handoff from quarterback Kyle Orton, gets to the second level, makes a ridiculous cut on cornerback Antoine Bethea and takes it to the house for a 50-yard... Read more »

Final Thoughts: The Bears do just enough to control the clock and pick up a win

Final Thoughts: The Bears do just enough to control the clock and pick up a win
After opening up the season 0-3, the Bears accomplished something they only did once a year ago, winning at Soldier Field. The visiting Detroit Lions came to town sporting a potent offense, but the Bears held them to just 263 total yards and 4.7 yards per play in a 17-14 win. With the victory, the... Read more »
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Five Bears to Watch: Week 4 vs. the Detroit Lions

Five Bears to Watch: Week 4 vs. the Detroit Lions
The Bears enter Week 4 winless and still beaten up. After two rough performances in primetime against Philadelphia and Dallas, the Bears welcome rival Detroit to town. Five players were listed as doubtful by head coach John Fox in running backs Ka’Deem Carey, Jeremy Langford, quarterback Jay Cutler, defensive tackle Eddie Goldman and linebacker Danny... Read more »

Recap and roster projections after the Bears' preseason finale victory in Cleveland

Recap and roster projections after the Bears' preseason finale victory in Cleveland
The Bears wrapped up the preseason slate with a 21-7 victory in Cleveland. It was a nice night for John Fox’s group as Brian Hoyer played the entire first half along with Kevin White on offense and Leonard Floyd played nearly the whole game on defense. By Saturday’s 3:00 p.m. CT final cut deadline, 22... Read more »

Offense is the choice in the fifth round with running back Jordan Howard

Offense is the choice in the fifth round with running back Jordan Howard
After taking three defensive players in the fourth round of Saturday’s draft, the Bears grabbed a running back in Indiana’s Jordan Howard in the fifth round. Howard is a bruiser at 6’0″, 230 lbs. He played only one season at Indiana, but it was a big one. He carried the rock 196 times for 1,213... Read more »
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