You get one Chicago Bear from the past on this team, who is it?

Discussion in 'Chicago Bears' started by Henry Burris, Sep 7, 2013.

  1. Akuma2000

    Akuma2000
    Expand Collapse
    Veteran

    Joined:
    Aug 17, 2013
    Messages:
    380
    Likes Received:
    179
    Please Register or Log in to Remove this Advertisement!
    Mike Singletary or William Perry
     
  2. Papa_Bear_7

    Papa_Bear_7
    Expand Collapse
    Veteran

    Joined:
    Jul 29, 2013
    Messages:
    272
    Likes Received:
    131
    Covert. As an "outside the box" pick, I'd love to see vintage Hester in he return game this year. The field position that he could offer would help this O a ton!
     
  3. tbear1

    tbear1
    Expand Collapse
    Veteran

    Joined:
    Apr 28, 2013
    Messages:
    787
    Likes Received:
    283
    Covert, but who would get to wear #74? I wish we had problems like that.
     
  4. BossK

    BossK
    Expand Collapse
    Veteran

    Joined:
    Jul 14, 2009
    Messages:
    907
    Likes Received:
    64
    My man crush on Mike Brown will not abate.
    Also, any team would benefit greatly w/ #34 in the backfield.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  5. Tarkus

    Tarkus
    Expand Collapse
    Veteran

    Joined:
    Aug 18, 2013
    Messages:
    351
    Likes Received:
    266
    Gary Fencik

    A defensive General like him would upgrade that secondary in a heart beat.



     
    • Like Like x 1
  6. JustAnotherBearsFan99

    JustAnotherBearsFan99
    Expand Collapse
    Assistant Head Coach
    SuperFan DBS Writer

    Joined:
    May 21, 2012
    Messages:
    13,573
    Likes Received:
    4,328
    We need THIS man. Get him a decent helmet (lose the leather lid) and start taking snaps. Sid would probably have a heart attack when he finds out what QB's make now (he made $5k a year). Let Jay carry his clipboard :)

    [​IMG]
     
    • Like Like x 1
  7. The Benjamin

    The Benjamin
    Expand Collapse
    George Halas
    Staff Member

    Joined:
    Oct 16, 2006
    Messages:
    48,910
    Likes Received:
    2,520
    How about Doug Atkins? That dude was a scary SOB
     
    • Like Like x 1
  8. Henry Burris

    Henry Burris
    Expand Collapse
    Head Coach

    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2007
    Messages:
    19,966
    Likes Received:
    2,520
    Gotta disagree with the Sid luckman choice. Unless we're going by "what they did comparatively in their own era". You could put Rex Grossman back in the 30's and 40's, and "unleash the dragon" wouldn't be a joke.
     
  9. JustAnotherBearsFan99

    JustAnotherBearsFan99
    Expand Collapse
    Assistant Head Coach
    SuperFan DBS Writer

    Joined:
    May 21, 2012
    Messages:
    13,573
    Likes Received:
    4,328
    Old Sid would be 98 years old this season (heck, that's almost Garza-old) so maybe you're right :)

    You make a good point Henry. It's impossible to compare players from different eras. People never seem to agree on these comparisons.

    On a side note, it's amazing they could even throw those old footballs that were shaped like fat rugby balls. Sid was our QB in the NFL Championship game against the 'Skins. We put up 73 points in that game with him at QB. 73-0. Rex Grossman never won an NFL Championship game by 73 points, and I don't think Sexy Rexy will be a Hall of Fame Bears QB either :-)

    Here's an old pic of Sid and Papa Bear at that game. Halas sure looks like a happy camper that day.

    [​IMG]
     
  10. Henry Burris

    Henry Burris
    Expand Collapse
    Head Coach

    Joined:
    Apr 27, 2007
    Messages:
    19,966
    Likes Received:
    2,520
    No, I was just meaning, if we go by how good Sid was for his era, and translate that to today's game, he'd be great. If we're just going off of athletic ability at their height, Rex would've been a GOD, if he played back then.
     
    • Like Like x 1

Share This Page