The Chicago Bears took a weak receiving corps to Bourbonnais for training camp, but two unknowns, Brandon Rideau and Devin Aromashodu, have both taken this opportunity to get noticed. After playing well in a 17-3 preseason win over the Giants, Bear Report's Beth Gorr spent some time with them.
August 23, 2009
Despite the fact that Brandon Rideau has been in the NFL since 2005 and around the Chicago Bears organization for a while, he is yet to make his first catch. Look for all that to change this year. Here is what Rideau told Bear Report after a morning mini practice Wednesday in this exclusive interview.
August 19, 2009
The Monsters of the Midway are looking for help at wide receiver, but some of the lesser-known names currently on the roster are doing great. There were also plenty of turnovers Friday because of the rain. Bear Report had a front-row seat at Chicago Bears training camp and made these observations ...
August 7, 2009
Needless to say, the Chicago Bears have a lot of questions to answer at the wide receiver position. Should Devin Hester be a No. 1? Can Earl Bennett connect with Jay Cutler again? Is Rashied Davis still a viable option out of the slot? In Part III of a five-part series, we look at the WRs.
July 1, 2009
The Chicago Bears have many needs heading into the 2009 NFL Draft, but none is more glaring than wide receiver. With Devin Hester and Earl Bennett currently in the starting lineup, there is room for a rookie to make an immediate impact. Bear Report breaks down what to expect this weekend.
April 20, 2009
The Chicago Bears could really use a veteran wide receiver to help QB Jay Cutler's transition, but the front office does not appear to have any interest in bringing back Marty Booker or Brandon Lloyd next year. With both of them quite available on the open market, maybe nobody wants them.
April 16, 2009
Darryl Drake, the receivers coach for the Chicago Bears, has been piling up the frequent flyer miles lately. He recently worked out Juaquin Iglesias of Oklahoma. Sooners expert Greg Powers drops by to give his insider's take on Iglesias. Here's what you need to know ...
April 9, 2009