The Chicago Bears will have new grass to play on this Sunday, just in time for their game against Green Bay.Last season, the field drew complaints from both opposing teams and the Bears for being hard to play on and having ruts.
The Chicago Bears play their final pre-season game Thursday night, taking on the Cleveland Browns at 7:00 p.m. So far in pre-season action, the Bears have gone 1-and-2.They have until Saturday to trim their roster down to 53 players.
Soldier Field officials say they're working with the Chicago Bears to make sure a new field is installed in time for the team's Sept. 11 home opener against the Atlanta Falcons.The Bears canceled a practice earlier this month because the field's turf was deemed unsafe for players.
The Chicago Bears went to training camp in Bourbonnais, Illinois to learn the plays, routes and blocks aimed to provide the foundation for their upcoming season--and soon fans could learn who will actually be on the team!
The gears finally changed for football fans--the National Football League owners and the Players Association signed-off on a collective bargaining agreement, ending the four-and-a-half month lockout that threatened the nation’s Sundays and beer sales.