Archive for May, 2008

Jerry Angelo and Cedric Benson

Cedric Benson is innocent until proven guilty, of course. And the friends lucky enough to be invited onto his luxury yacht are coming to his defense, stating he did nothing wrong and was manhandled. How that situation will play itself out, only time will tell. Regardless of how that situation plays itself out, in my [...]

Adam Archuleta Released

The mad, awful science experiment is over. The Bears released safety Adam Archuleta today. Whew. Thank God. Hey, I’m as guilty as anyone else. One can probably search on this blog and read me raving about the 2007 trade that brought him to Chicago. How wrong I was, as well as the guys who get [...]

So, About Minicamp

Lost in the Cedric Benson he said, she said is the fact that there was a rookie minicamp at Halas Hall last weekend. Here’s how it wrapped up. Benson’s camp still insists, of course, that he did nothing wrong and was mistreated by police. But the police have their side of the story, despite what [...]

He Didn’t Do It

In the interest of fairness, everyone is innocent until proven guilty. Cedric Benson says he didn’t do it. Time will tell to what conclusion the law will come. Share

So I Had Good Reason…

…to be disgusted when the Bears selected Cedric Benson with the fourth overall pick in the 2005 draft. Jump back to 1998. When the Bears selected Curtis Enis, I grabbed the heaviest item within reach that wouldn’t break my vintage 1985 console screen and threw it. Enis, of course, turned out to be a flop, [...]

That WAS a Bear Fan

Slow news week but should pick up with the rookie minicamp at Halas Hall starting today. This Chicago Bears Fan ran a marathon in Boston in Packers gear to raise money for veterans. What a class guy. I don’t know if I could bring myself to do it, but good for him. The best part [...]