Payton: receiver depth can overcome injuries

When Sean Payton learned Marques Colston’s shoulder injury would sideline the star receiver for a month, he didn’t bother reaching out to any proven free agent to see if they wanted to fill in. ”We’re deep enough and we feel good about guys we have,” Payton said when asked about his receivers. The Saints’ coach ..

Payton: receiver depth can overcome injuries (AP)

When Sean Payton learned Marques Colston’s shoulder injury would sideline the star receiver for a month, he didn’t bother reaching out to any proven free agent to see if they wanted to fill in. “We’re deep enough and we feel good about guys we have,” Payton said when asked about his receivers

Bears rally around Brian;Urlacher leaves team after death of mom; many expect he’ll play

Around 11:45 a.m. Wednesday, the Bears announced that middle linebacker Brian Urlacher was named the NFC’s defensive player of the week. It was more icing to cap a brilliant season-opening 30-12 victory Sunday over the Atlanta Falcons, the NFC’s top seed last postseason. But nearly 90 minutes later, the Bears – on behalf of Urlacher ..

‘O’ gearing up for noise, blitzes

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler, who starred at Vanderbilt, knows all about loud stadiums because he played in the SEC. But Cutler’s not sure what to expect Sunday at the Louisiana Superdome. “Never been, so I don’t know,” he said. “I’m sure it’s going to be interesting. It’s extremely loud, and they really get into it, ..

Report: Brian Urlacher To Play On Sunday Against Saints

Good news is coming for Chicago Bears fans. Defensive captain Brian Urlacher plans to play on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints. According to Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune, Urlacher isn’t going to miss the game on Sunday. As expected by many Bears fans and NFL analysts, Urlacher will play on Sunday even with ..

Packers fear Newton, fearless Panthers (Yahoo! Sports)

N BAY, Wis. — If for a minute the Packers looked at what was next on their schedule right after they gained a hard-earned win in their season opener and thought they were treated to a nice two-week lull, such delusion vanished by Sunday night