Posts Tagged ‘Jerry Angelo’

Tim Ruskell an Option to Take Over as Bears GM for Fired Jerry Angelo

Bears Director of Player Personnel Tim Ruskell is an in-house candidate to replace Jerry Angelo, who was fired last week. Ruskell is currently serving as the interim general manager while Bears president Ted Phillips conducts a general manager search. The 55-year-old Ruskell has worked in the NFL since 1987 and was the Seattle Seahawks’ general […]

Where The Coaches Want To Go

I’m predicting Gary Kubiak, Lovie Smith, Marvin Lewis and John Fox get fired while Jeff Fisher gets one more chance (perhaps because the best candidates get signed before Bud Adams acts). Where would the most attractive spot be? I must say that while I think the top 3 spots are a tier slightly above the […]

Bears demise related to bad picks by GM Jerry Angelo

If a general manager’s performance is based on the success or failure of his drafts, Jerry Angelo might want to post his resume on In 2006 the Bears were coming off a Super Bowl appearance, due in large part to Jerry’s handling of drafts, inherited players and free agent pickups. But since then, with […]

New Bears OC Martz Expects to Have Growing Pains in the Offense

Sporting News reports that new OC Mike Martz is ready to have some early issues with the offense once camp starts in a few weeks: Although Bears GM Jerry Angelo likes the scheme offensive coordinator Mike Martz is installing, he also knows patience is key as the players work on grasping all the little things […]

Bears GM Jerry Angelo speaks…and we offer a no-BS translation

Bears GM Jerry Angelo sat down with to address some of the latest happenings from a very busy couple of last weeks. Here’s a look at what he said…and more importantly, a translation as to what he really meant. Jerry on…Chris Harris’s return to Chicago: “Bringing in a veteran like Chris Harris obviously bodes […]

Bears Owner Angelo Likes What He’s Seen from Urlacher This Offseason

If the Bears are going to take a step forward in the NFC North this year, they need top-notch play from their defensive leader – MLB Brian Urlacher. Owner Jerry Angelo is the latest to talk about Urlacher, and loves what he’s seen from him, and told it to the Tribune: Bears GM Jerry Angelo […]

Bears Say They Are Not Going After Former Giants WR Burress

Thinking the Bears have interest in troubled wide out Plaxico Burress? Forget it. Bears General Manager Jerry Angelo has basically killed any thoughts of the team going after Burress, saying that they were not one of the two teams agent Drew Rosenhaus said had an interest in Plax. “Are we one of those two teams?” […]

Very Sneaky Jerry, Very Sneaky

I have to admit that I was duped for a moment when everything went down. The combination of the Cutler and Pace signing was a shock that stunned me. With everyone rushing to get on the bandwagon, it was a frantic haze with kool-aid cups left everywhere. A lot of people quickly ran for their […]