2004 training camp
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From TVs to toilet paper to a guitar: A look at what Bears players bring to camp

Quarterback Rex Grossman arrives with his TV wrapped in his linens in 2004. (John Smierciak, Chicago Tribune)
Quarterback Kyle Orton opted for a guitar instead of a TV at training camp in 2006. (RedEye)
Bears quarterback Jay Cutler is surrounded by the media after arriving at Olivet Nazarene University in 2009. i (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Offensive lineman Roberto Garza arrives with plenty of Charmin. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Bears head coach Dave Wannstedt is surprised with the media turnout in Platteville, Wis., in 1998. consin. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Bears running back Curtis Enis scares a little fan who was seeking an autograph by picking him up by surprise after exiting his Hummer upon his arrival in Platteville, Wis., in 1999. (Nuccio DiNuzzo, Chicago Tribune)
Linebacker Warrick Holdman carries a television to his dorm room after arriving at Olivet Nazarene University in 2002. (Scott Strazzante, Chicago Tribune)
Quarterback Jim Miller arrives with a binder and some linens in 2002. (Scott Strazzante, Chicago Tribune)
Alex Brown takes a look around after arriving by bus from Halas Hall in Bourbonnais in 2002. (Scott Strazzante, Chicago Tribune)
Linebacker Rosevelt Colvin unloads his belongings from his Range Rover after arriving in 2002. (Scott Strazzante, Chicago Tribune)
Olin Kreutz carries his belongings on a golf cart into the dorm in 2003. (John Smierciak, Chicago Tribune)
Ted Washington walks his bicycle to the dorm in 2003. (John Smierciak, Chicago Tribune)
Terrence Metcalf arrives in 2003 with his TV. (John Smierciak, Chicago Tribune)
Defensive tackle Bryan Robinson carries in equipment for his hyperbolic oxygen chamber which he will use during training camp in 2004. (John Smierciak, Chicago Tribune)
Offensive lineman Ruben Brown arrives for camp on his custom chopper. (John Smierciak, Chicago Tribune)
Guard/tackle Aaron Gibson arrives with his TV in 2004. (John Smierciak, Chicago Tribune)
Defensive end Alex Brown carries a TV to his dorm room in 2005. (Bonnie Trafelet, Chicago Tribune)
Bears defensive tackle Tank Johnson pretends to pull start his bicycle while riding around campus in 2005. (Bonnie Trafelet, Chicago Tribune)
Ruben Brown wheels his massage chair into the dorm after arriving in 2006. (RedEye)
Bears safety Todd Johnson carries his microwave into the dorms in 2006. (RedEye)
Ian Scott with a stuffed “Lightning McQueen” pillow from Cars movie as he reports to training camp in Bourbonnais in 2006. (Scott Strazzante, Chicago Tribune)
Mark Bradley is all smiles as he lifts a big Tv out of his SUV in 2007. (Jim Prisching, Chicago Tribune)
Safety Mike Brown has his pillows and linens for his arrival in 2008. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Tommie Harris video tapes his arrival to Bourbonnais in 2008. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Devin Hester unloads his vehicle after arriving in camp in 2009. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Tight end Greg Olsen arrives with belongings in 2010. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
QB Jay Cutler unloads personal items and heads to his dorm. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
D.J. Moore (right) brings his flat screen as Earl Bennett gives him some ribbing in 2010. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Israel Idonije arrives with his gear in 2010. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Rookie players arrive in camp in Bourbonnais in 2010. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Olin Kreutz, left, and Chris Williams, right, start unloading their gear in 2010. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Safeties Chris Harris (left) and Major Wright head to the training table for dinner. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Defensive lineman Julius Peppers arrives to Bourbonnais in 2012. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Matt Toeaina arrives in camp in 2012. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Wide receiver Earl Bennett takes his flat screen to his dorm room in 2012. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Jay Cutler reports to the training camp in 2012 with a bag from Whole Foods. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Brian Urlacher has his belongings and heads to the dorm after arriving in 2012. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Brandon Marshall needs to know where to check in as he arrives in 2012. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Running back Matt Forte shows up in camp in 2012 with linens. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Matt Forte waves to Jay Cutler as he talks with reporters after arriving in 2013. (Nuccio DiNuzzo, Chicago Tribune)
Long snap center Patrick Mannelly has his hands full with personal belongings in 2013. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Kicker Robbie Gould arrives with pillows and bed linens in 2013. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Wide receiver Brandon Marshall arrives in camp with a segway in 2013. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Jermon Bushrod arrives at Bears training camp in 2014. (John J. Kim, Chicago Tribune)
Jay Cutler unloads his conversion van with help from two assistants after arriving at Bears training camp. (John J. Kim, Chicago Tribune)
C. J. Wilson carries shoes, a game console and luggage as he arrives at Bears training camp. (John J. Kim, Chicago Tribune)
Nate Collins hands off items, including a body pillow that reads: “Same Sheet Different Day” after arriving at Bears training camp. (John J. Kim, Chicago Tribune)
Offensive lineman Kyle Long waits his turn to chat with the media in 2015. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Jay Cutler imakes his way to a media huddle as Bears players report in 2015. (Phil Velasquez, Chicago Tribune)
Defensive lineman Cornelius Washington gets a ride to his dorm as Bears players report to Olivet Nazarene University on July 29, 2015. (Phil Velasquez / Chicago Tribune)
Bears linebacker Sam Acho arrives at training camp on July 29, 2015. (Phil Velasquez / Chicago Tribune)
Bears wide receiver Josh Bellamy arrives for training camp on his hoverboard (and his likeness on his t-shirt). (Anthony Souffle / Chicago Tribune)
Bears quarterback Jay Cutler arrives with ... cricket sticks? ... at training camp on July 27, 2016. (Anthony Souffle / Chicago Tribune)
Linebacker Jerrell Freeman arrives as the Bears report to training camp in Bourbonnais on July 26, 2017. (Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune)
Quarterback Mike Glennon arrives (with pillow) as the Bears report to training camp in Bourbonnais on July 26, 2017. (Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune)
Punter Pat O’Donnell and kicker Connor Barth arrive in a McLaren as the Bears report to training camp in Bourbonnais on July 26, 2017. (Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune)
Running back Jordan Howard gets a ride as the Bears report to training camp on July 19, 2018. (Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune)
Josh Bellamy and Charles Leno as the Bears arrive at training camp on July 19, 2018. (Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune)
Kyle Long rides a bike as the Bears report to training camp on July 19, 2018. (Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune)
Cameramen cover arrivals as the Chicago Bears report to training camp Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais. (Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune) (Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune)
Punter Pat O’Donnell as the Chicago Bears report to training camp Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais. (Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune) (Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune)
Receiver Allen Robinson II as the Chicago Bears report to training camp Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais. (Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune) (Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune)
Receiver Anthony Miller as the Chicago Bears report to training camp Thursday, July 19, 2018 at Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais. (Brian Cassella/Chicago Tribune) (Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune)
Quarterback Mitch Trubisky gets a ride as the Bears report to training camp on July 19, 2018 at Olivet Nazarene University in Bourbonnais. (Brian Cassella / Chicago Tribune)
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