Safety Problems – Bear Dawn (3/1)


The Bears need some help at safety. Antre Rolle is a safety. He’s going to be released by the Cardinals. Make the connection.

The Bears are going to keep their options open in free agency. Great to know.


Jeff Hughes rattles off some intriguing free agents.

Chicago Sun-Times

Here’s former NU quarterback Mike Kafka’s combine journal.

Sean Jensen has a terrific article about how the Bears might be a big player in free agency.

The Bears are beating the bushes for talent, and might sign a total of 15 undrafted players (!) after the draft.

Arrelious Benn didn’t have a good day at the combine.

The Bears appear to not be willing to trade up for a higher pick.

Sean Jensen takes the Bears to task.

Chicago Tribune

Here’s a nice piece on the Bears’ plan to improve the Cover-2.

Danieal Manning might get moved back to strong safety.

Earl Bennett might be hindered by his knee surgery in OTA’s.

The Bears are interested in TE Brandon Manumaleuna.

The Bears really need Jarron Gilbert and Henry Melton to step up.

CSN Chicago

Will Greg Olsen become trade bait?

Daily Herald

Both Lovie and Jerry agree: The Bears need better safeties.

The Bears need their 2009 draft class to step up.

ESPN Chicago

The Bears need to be big free-agent players.

Jon Greenberg: The Bears need to find good talent at the combine.

Here’s a transcript from Lovie’s Q&A at the combine.