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Wilson to approach match with Holmes like any other

BY NICK ST. DENISCornerback Kyle Wilson has spent time in practice opposite Santonio Holmes when the pair were teammates from 2010-13.The next time they face off, it will be for real. Wilson will be lining up opposite Holmes Monday night when the New York Jets host the Chicago Bears."I’ve got a little familiarity with him, but still it’s not going to change anything,"...
Via AFC East Daily
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Despite what Rex Ryan says, New York Jets hated Santonio Holmes

On Monday Night the New York Jets will host the Chicago Bears, so they’ll have to face wide receiver Santonio Holmes, who they released back in March. Just before the season began the Bears lost a couple of receivers to injury so they went out and signed Holmes. Holmes can still play well enough, but the main reason why the Jets cut him loose was his negative impact on the locker...
Via cover32 - Jets
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

2 Quarterbacks that will break out this NFL season

Other than Christmas, there is no day that compares to the opening of a brand new NFL season. Every team has altered their personnel, some more than others (cough cough, Oakland), you never know what you are going to get. Will Seattle continue their reign of dominance? Will Peyton Manning and the retooled Broncos make it back to the big game? Will Blake Bortles see the field this...
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Bears very happy with Santonio Holmes

According to,  the Chicago Bears are very happy with what they’ve see from Santonio Holmes. Bears are very pleased with WR Santonio Holmes; expect him to make the team and to have a real role. — ProFootballTalk (@ProFootballTalk) August 29, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; ...
Via Pro Football Zone
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Holmes stakes claim to roster spot

Chicago Bears WR Santonio Holmes hauled in a short pass and raced  32 yards for a touchdown while adding a nifty 30-yard punt return to help his cause for a roster spot in the Bears 33-13 loss to the Browns in the preseason finale at Cleveland Thursday night. The former Super MVP is hoping his two week audition impressed coaches and [...]
Via Bears Claws
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Preseason Week 4: Santonio Holmes Alert

Losing the game wasn’t as important for the Chicago Bears as was evaluating key players and their performances.  So what stuck out in Cleveland? David Fales shows poise against Brown #1 defense Putting up three points with 2nd and 3rd stringers against the #1 Browns defense is a victory by itself.  In truth David Fales showed a lot of the attributes that drew him to Chicago,...
Via Sports Mockery
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Santonio Holmes Contract, Phil Emery Does it Again

As most people are now well aware of, the Chicago Bears signed WR Santonio Holmes on Saturday. Now, the details as to what the contract entails have been officially released. Low-risk move: WR Santonio Holmes' deal with the Bears is 1-year at the veteran minimum of $855,000, none of which is guaranteed. — Field Yates (@FieldYates) August 19, 2014 One-year, at the veterans...
Via Sports Mockery
August 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears: Purpose of Santonio Holmes Signing Revealed

Fans were left to wonder what exactly the Chicago Bears were expecting from Santonio Holmes.  Recent breaking news gave them their answer. Marquess Wilson expected to miss half the season for Bears Initial estimates in regards to how long receiver Marquess Wilson would be out after suffering a fractured clavicle in training camp sat somewhere between six and nine weeks.  That would’ve...
Via Sports Mockery
August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Santonio Holmes still has something left in the tank

Yesterday the Chicago Bears signed former Super bowl MVP wide receiver Santonio Holmes to a one-year deal. The move gives the Bears more depth at what may already have been their strongest position on the roster, but the big question is just how much does Holmes have left in the tank? It wasn’t too long ago that Holmes was averaging about 800 receiving yards per season and hauling...
Via cover32 - Bears
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Santonio Holmes signs with Bears

ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports the Chicago Bears have agreed to terms with veteran WR Santonio Holmes. Chicago unfortunately lost Marquess Wilson to a fractured clavicle a little over a week ago, so they could use some help for at least the remainder of the preseason. Last year, Holmes caught 23 passes for 456 yards receiving and a touchdown over the course of 11 games. The post...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
August 16, 2014  |  Discuss
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