| Apr 8, 2014
| 11:13 PM
NFL Team Report - Tampa Bay Buccaneers - INSIDE SLANT
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers traded wide receiver Mike Williams to the Buffalo Bills Friday (April 4) for a sixth-round pick in this year's draft.
Williams made at least 63 catches in each of his...
| Apr 8, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Second-year quarterback Mike Glennon plans to push veteran Josh McCown for the starting job with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2014.
Glennon started 13 games as a rookie and had 19 touchdowns and nine interceptions after replacing Josh Freeman atop the...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 10:29 PM
The Bears have done a lot of work to build the roster since the end of the regular season and in free agency. What about an extension for wide receiver Brandon Marshall who is entering the final year of his contract? Is that in the cards for Phil Emery?...
| Apr 5, 2014
| 6:24 PM
What a difference a (pro) day makes.
Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel had a great one, consistently hitting his receivers in stride. Louisville's Teddy Bridgewater did not, struggling with his timing and accuracy in a choreographed on-campus workout...
| Mar 15, 2014
| 7:54 AM
Dante Rosario is back with the Chicago Bears, but it took two contracts in a little more than a week to get it done.
Rosario was re-signed Thursday to a one-year contract in a move the club has yet to announce. He was surprisingly released March 10,...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Down, set… shop!
NFL free agency opens this week, and with the salary cap set at $133 million per team, each club has $10 million more in buying power than it did last season.
Although the signing period doesn't begin until Tuesday at 1 p.m....
| Mar 23, 2014
| 11:47 AM
ORLANDO, Fla. – The Chicago Bears are considering veterans as they search for a backup to quarterback Jay Cutler, but coach Marc Trestman feels good about what Jordan Palmer showed late in the preseason last year.
“We give Jordan a lot of...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 2:49 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
Question for the Jacksonville Jaguars: What if you had invested all of your time and money on Tim Tebow over the last three years like you did Blaine Gabbert, the first-round bust whom you finally traded earlier...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 1:48 PM
Devin Hester, you were ridiculous.
The key word is were.
In 134 kickoff and punt returns over the past two seasons for the Bears, Hester took it back all the way once. That's not ridiculous. That's replaceable.
Appreciate a career worthy of the Hall...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 7:40 AM
At present, the Chicago Bears have Jordan Palmer slotted in as their No. 2 quarterback, the current insurance plan behind Jay Cutler.
Last year’s backup hero, Josh McCown, is now with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, readying to become a full-time...
| Mar 20, 2014
| 8:57 AM
Is Phil Emery going to surprise us all and go offense in the first round? -- @fronczak68 from Twitter
You need to learn to never say never in the NFL but I don’t know how the Bears will accomplish remaining work needed for the defense by going...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 5:58 PM
It took Lovie Smith two months to sleep in until 7:30 a.m. last winter.
He was getting money for nothing, part of a severance package after he was fired as coach of the Chicago Bears following the 2012 season. He took full advantage of the situation,...