The Chicago Bears are taking a little road-trip as they leave cozy Bourbonnais and Olivet Nazarene University, where they’ve been at training camp for over week now, and head up to Chicago for Fan Fest.
They’ll conduct today’s practice at Soldier Field, and lets all cross our fingers that the field is in pristine condition for this afternoon’s showcase of the 2017 Bears. I’m not saying that the Hroniss Grasu injury from a year ago was from the field, I’m just saying I hope there’s perfect conditions to eliminate that threat.
If you remember a year ago, Grasu was having a fine camp, as the Bears starting center, before the non-contact knee injury stole his entire 2016 season. Last year’s Fan Fest also saw a mini-brawl that centered around reserve offensive lineman Ted Larsen, who is now injured and in Miami with the Dolphins. The Dolphins... I seem to recall hearing some recent chit-chat about the Dolphins and a potential quarterback...
If any of you guys are out there today, make sure to share your good pictures and videos on Twitter, and tag @WCGridiron, so we can retweet our favorites.
Keep in mind this is an open thread, so it’s rated WCG-MA, but you still gotta follow our rules.
Here are a few Training Camp in-case-you-missed-its...
- Robert was joined by Lorin Cox of The Bears Wire and Pro Football Focus, on the latest edition of WCG Radio.
- My latest T Formation Conversation podcast, subscribe now on iTunes, went over one key roster battle at each offensive position group.
- The Bears made a roster move, and Patti has the details right here..
- Stop worrying about a few rookie fumbles says Josh.
Our own Robert Zeglinski, who has been covering every second of camp, is at Soldier Field and he’ll be tweeting out his observations.
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But wait, there’s more!
Jacob Infante is at Soldier Field too, and you can follow him right here: