The Bears Den: July 12, 2012


"...where we express ourselves." Big receivers give offense huge boost - In the third of nine position previews in advance of training camp, coach Darryl Drake discusses the Bears WRs.

Ball's fully in Jay Cutler's hands now - Brad Biggs: QB has everything he could want to engineer a strong offense.

Evaluating The Bears Offense Position-By-Position - "The 2012 Bears will feature the most talented QB/RB/WR trio in my lifetime ... but unless the big guys up front do their job, it’s all for naught."

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Cutler isn't certain when Forte will report to training camp - Joined Waddle & Silvy to chat about preseason, impending fatherhood. Audio well worth the listen.

[Video] Matt Forte destined for holdout? - Is Forte the franchised player most likely to hold out for a long-term deal? Willie McGinest and Warren Sapp debate.

670 The Score's Most Important Bears - #10: Bears need Shea McClellin to have an immediate impact.

[Video] Examining D-line, Safeties - Moon Mullin and Matt Bowen discuss the Bears' defensive line and safety situation heading into the 2012 season. Rejoice! Not the talking monkeys.

Bears increase ticket prices for non-season-ticket holders - Price jumped from $74 (for both) to $101, as compared to $76 for season-ticket holders.

Eight hopefuls in Supplemental Draft - WR Josh Gordon the sole high- or mid-round prospect. Lions' ears perk up.

How does the supplemental draft work? - Uses a weighted 3-section lottery system. Harvey Unga was a 7th-round pick, not a 4th. Was at the Bears OTAs.

ProFootballFocus: Three Years of Pass Blocking Efficiency: OTs - The best and worst pass-blocking OTs over the past three years. Will J-Webb and his "Nation" make one of them by this time next year?

Playbook: Defending the goal line fade route - Bowen uses video of Bowe's TD vs. the Colts to talk technique.

Three (more) mistakes NFL players make with their money - Jack Bechta's observations from 25 years of being an NFL agent.

Ex-Bear Shaun Gayle sues NFL over head injuries - Former Bears DB files lawsuit, joining hundreds of former players who say repeated head injuries they suffered on the field have produced debilitating health effects.

[Video] Carimi, Roach hand-deliver Bears season tickets - Staley a hit with the lay-deez (in the background at 1:30 or so).

Know thy enemy - Packers’ depth at WR creates questions.

Know thy enemy - Concerns raised in Green Bay about backup QB Graham Harrell.

Know thy enemy - Lions WR coach: What really sets Megatron apart is what he does when the ball is going to someone else. Hope it's less destructive to humanity than the other Megatron chasing down the All-Spark...

Is there an A-Lane Nation? - Jaguars DE entertaining followers on Twitter. ThorCo will be mildly sorry that we didn't sign Aaron Kampman...

Not too salty!

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