Bears Barroom Radio – Previewing NFL Combine

The NFL Combine begins this week and Jeff Risdon, Senior Writer for RealGM.com, is headed to Indianpolis to witness the proceedings and collect information. Jeff is also Managing Editor of BrownsWire.com and TexansWire.com. Aldo Gandia talked with Jeff about his

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NFL Offseason Dates

Here’s a quick list, courtesy of NFL.com, of this year’s offseason schedule: NFL Combine Feb. 28: Day one players arrive: Place kicking, special teams, offensive linemen, running backs. March 1: Day two players arrive: Quarterbacks, wide receivers, tight ends. March 2: Day three players arrive:

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Bears Top 50 Free-Agent Targets

We all love playing NFL general manager. That’s what I’ll do here by creating my own Big Board of NFL free agent targets the Chicago Bears real GM, Ryan Pace should pursue. Here’s the criteria I used: Players who fit

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Bears Hour Live – Assessing the Team’s Edge Rushing Situation

Bears Hour Live is held every Sunday. Bears Barroom is one of the places you can find their podcast version of the show. In this episode, co-hosts Phil Ottochian and Lorin Cox went through the edge rushers currently on the Chicago

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Deshaun Watson Takes Center Stage

Deshaun Watson could soon become the franchise quarterback for the Chicago Bears. That’s the hope of more and more people, including Bears Barroom Radio regular Phil Ottochian who recently strongly advocated for Watson. Listen here: With the possibility Watson could

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Scouting LSU Safety Jamal Adams

One of the strongest position groups in the 2017 NFL Draft is at safety. If the prospects live to expectations, there should be at least a few players who will go on to have long successful NFL careers. Sitting atop of that

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Bears Barroom Radio – Trading Jay Cutler

News that Jay Cutler was officially being shopped by the Chicago Bears hit the news this week and the gang got together to discuss trade possibilities. The conversation grew into looking at Cutler’s career in Chicago and the mistakes the

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Bears Fill Out Coaching Staff

With the NFL Combine set to begin next Tuesday (registration day) it was important for the Chicago Bears to fill the vacant spots on their coaching staff and today they did. According to the team’s website the Bears have hired

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It’s Official: Jay Cutler on the Trade Block

With the NFL Combine days away, trade talks for Jay Cutler are expected to heat up. Jeff Darlington of ESPN reports that multiple sources confirm the Bears have begun to actively pursue talks with teams potentially interested in the 33-year old

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Bears On Contract Bubble

This time of the year most of what happens at Halas Hall is devoted to scouting college for the draft and pro players likely to hit free-agency. There’s also time allocated to assessing which players currently under contract for 2017 might

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