12:19 AM EDT, Tue September 02, 2014
Chicago Sun-Times

Santonio Holmes next in line to be Bears’ No. 3 receiver

Did receiver Earl Bennett curse the Bears on his way out of town? Since Bennett was nudged out the door after becoming a third wheel in the Bears’ offense last season, anybody who has dared to replace him has met with an unkind fate — and it’s only August. † Marquess Wilson, the apparent seventh-round steal last year whose big-play potential made Bennett expendable in the first place, suffered a broken clavicle trying to make a diving catch on a deep ball...

Chicago Sun-Times

Bears roll dice, sign WR Santonio Holmes

With an already gaping hole at No. 3 wide receiver only getting larger since Marquess Wilson suffered a broken collarbone two weeks ago, the Bears took a low-risk roll of the dice and signed 2009 Super Bowl MVP Santonio Holmes to a one-year contract Saturday. To make room for Holmes, the Bears cut kickoff returner Eric Weems, whose struggles at wide receiver in the first two preseason games put a spotlight on the dearth of proven receivers behind Alshon Jeffery and...


Recapr presented by Pepsi: Holmes inserts foot while nursing hamstring

Jets wide receiver Santonio Holmes chooses the wrong words while explaining why he doesn't have as many catches as he should at this point through the season.