Tag: Jordan Palmer

Luckily It's The Preseason, But Bears Need To Get Their Act Together Quick

Luckily It's The Preseason, But Bears Need To Get Their Act Together Quick
The preseason is there for players to earn valuable reps and get into a rhythm with their respective units, but the Bears found no such luck on Friday night in Seattle. The first-team offense totaled only 163 yards and 10 first downs with three punts on four first-half possessions. Plagued by seven combined drops by starters... Read more »

Jimmy Clausen Not Jordan Palmer Should Be Cutler's Backup and Here's Why

Jimmy Clausen Not Jordan Palmer Should Be Cutler's Backup and Here's Why
The Bears don’t have Josh McCown anymore as a security blanket and they don’t have things figured out regarding the No. 2 quarterback spot just yet. However, there is one big difference between Jimmy Clausen and Jordan Palmer, potential. Yes, Clausen struggled in his one season as an NFL starter, but the former second-round pick... Read more »

2014 NFL Preseason: Five Things To Keep An Eye On In Game One

2014 NFL Preseason: Five Things To Keep An Eye On In Game One
The Bears started training camp on July 27th and now only 12 days later they will take the field against the Philadelphia Eagles in game one of the NFL preseason. A lot has changed since Marc Trestman’s first season ended in a disappointing 8-8 campaign, but the arrow is pointing up for his group. The... Read more »
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The Signing of Clausen Provides More Competition Moving Forward Behind Cutler

The Signing of Clausen Provides More Competition Moving Forward Behind Cutler
Ever since Josh McCown left this off-season to cash in on a big payday in Tampa Bay many wondered who would backup Jay Cutler. On Thursday that picture may have become clearer with the signing of quarterback Jimmy Clausen to a one-year deal. Although the signing hasn’t been officially announced by Bears officials, Clausen and... Read more »

2014 NFL Draft Preview: Bears Quarterbacks

2014 NFL Draft Preview: Bears Quarterbacks
As it stands right now, the Bears have a shaky situation brewing behind starting quarterback Jay Cutler. Jordan Palmer and practice squad man Jerrod Johnson are the two loan arms on the depth chart behind Cutler. Josh McCown did a phenomenal job in spot duty with Cutler out of action last season, but in previous years... Read more »

So Long Josh: Bucs land McCown on a two-year deal

So Long Josh: Bucs land McCown on a two-year deal
The Bears were unable to keep backup quarterback Josh McCown in the windy city. The 34-year-old veteran agreed to a two-year, $10 million deal with Lovie Smith’s Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Wednesday, according to his agent Mike McCartney. McCown will earn $4.75 million in 2014 and $5.25 million in 2015. With incentives he can earn up... Read more »
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