This is the December 12, 2012 news archive. View today's Bears rumors and news.
We’re nine years into Lovie Smith’s tenure with the Bears. For nine years, we’ve blankly watched Smith blankly watch football games from the Bears’ sidelines.
Share TweetADAM L. JAHNS: Wide receiver Brandon Marshall went into the Bears’ first meeting with the Green Bay Packers as if it was “like any old game.” But he quickly learned it wasn’t. After hearing all the trash talk from the Packers, Marshall won’t sayShare TweetThe injuries have been piling up for the Bears in recent weeks and there were so many aching bodies on Wednesday that coach Lovie Smith decided the team would be better served by scaling down their practice time to a walkthrough instead of a normal full…Share TweetGreen Bay Packers safety Charles Woodson will remain sidelined for this week's showdown against the rival Chicago Bears, coach Mike McCarthy said Wednesday.
Packers-Bears II: JWebb Nation, stand upUpdated Dec 12, 2012 Share TweetThe Chicago Bears didn't practice Wednesday because their beat-up roster needed an additional day of recovery. Clearly, however, their players' mouths -- literal and virtual -- are unaffected. We've already discussed receiver Brandon Marshall's challeng…
Amobi Okoye back with BearsUpdated Dec 12, 2012 Share TweetThe Bears made a flurry of roster moves on Tuesday and left themselves with one open roster spot when everything was said and done. That spot is no longer open. The Bears announced that they have re-signed defensive tackle Amobi Okoye two weeks after cu…Share TweetVikings running back Adrian Peterson has his eyes on the single season rushing record thanks to performances like the one he put up against the Bears last Sunday. If he should fail to reach Eric Dickerson’s historic mark, Peterson will be able to take sShare TweetThe Packers will be playing to win the NFC North title against the Bears this weekend, so you might think they’d be glad that Chicago will be playing without linebacker Brian Urlacher at Soldier Field. According to Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers, tha
Packers-Bears II: Right-side runningUpdated Dec 12, 2012 Share TweetGreen Bay Packers offensive lineman T.J. Lang (ankle) was healthy enough to be in uniform for last Sunday night's game against the Detroit Lions. That progress has led to reasonable speculation that he will be ready to play this Sunday against the Chica…
Packers promote Jordan Miller from practice squadUpdated Dec 12, 2012 Share TweetWith the Packers set to head to Chicago this week with a chance to take full control of the NFC North, Green Bay has promoted former Bears defensive tackle Jordan Miller to their active roster from the practice squad. Miller spent 15 weeks on the Bears …Share TweetThe Chicago Bears placed kicker Robbie Gould on the injured reserve list with a season-ending calf muscle injury Tuesday and signed veteran kicker Olindo Mare. Mare beat the NFL Odds by winning a tryout Tuesday morning at Halas Hall, which included Bill…Source: bearsgab.com
Still Hope For The BearsDec 12Brandon Marshall says the Bears can still accomplish their goal of winning the Super Bowl.
NFL Live OT: Packers-Bears PreviewDec 12Tedy Bruschi says the Bears' defense is under a lot of pressure.
Marshall channels his inner Charlie BrownDec 12Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall compares his hope for his team to Charlie Brown's Christmas tree.
Countdown Daily AccuScore: GB-CHIDec 12Prim Siripipat goes inside the numbers for the Packers-Bears
Rashard Mendenhall, Pittsburgh Steelers running back, skipped team's most …Dec 12Pittsburgh Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall's one-game team suspension is for not attending last Sunday's game against the San Diego Chargers, according to a multiple sources.