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Bears keeping a watchful eye on Santonio Holmes

Chicago Bears wide receiver Santonio Holmes has a reputation for being a distraction and a malcontent, but he's trying to erase that image as he tries to win the slot receiver position. Holmes fought with former teammate and quarterback Mark Sanchez, and was eventually let go for 'salary cap' reasons this offseason, however, his issues in the locker room surely contributed...
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Chicago Bears QB Jay Cutler drops down in 1-32 starting QB rankings

Every week, from now through the Wednesday before the Super Bowl, the editors at cover32 will gather to rank the NFL’s 32 starting quarterbacks. Depending on what’s happened the previous week, some will rise and some will fall, and even some of the names on the list will change. It’s a never-ending evolution, as the status of the league’s top signal callers is always in flux...
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New list says the Chicago Bears are one of the NFL’s most valuable teams

The Chicago Bears finished with an 8-8 record last season and missed the NFL playoffs by the length of a hair on Chris Conte’s stupid fat head. So, that makes them a pretty average team in the grand scheme of things. But what if we determined how good a team is by something other than wins and losses? For example, what if we made it about how much a team’s real dollar value is...
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Jay Cutler says an 'explosive' Santonio Holmes working his way into Bears offense

Chicago Bears quarterback Jay Cutler said that veteran wide receiver Santonio Holmes is working his way back after being out of football. The signal caller expects Holmes to inject himself immediately into the competition for the slot position which opened up with the injury to Marquess Wilson. "You know, Santonio was here, probably had signed his contract and 60 minutes...
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Former Chicago Bear linebacker announces he has ALS

If you click on your Facebook account all you are going to see is an ALs Ice Bucket Challenge. It has taken social media over by storm. Well yesterday former Chicago Bears linebacker Tim Shaw announced on the Tennessee Titans website that he was fiagnosed with ALS. He then challenged the Titans team as well […] The post Former Chicago Bear linebacker announces he has ALS appeared...
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Mushnick labels Marshall ‘a miscreant’; Says Showtime wrong for using him on Inside the NFL

New York Post columnist Phil Mushnick isn’t a big fan of Showtime’s “Inside the NFL” using Brandon Marshall as a regular analyst this year. His Sunday column included an item that labeled the Bears receiver a “miscreant”: “Rinse, lather, repeat: Since his rookie year with the Broncos in 2006, talented WR Brandon Marshall, now with the Bears, has relentlessly coveted...
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Video: Lance Briggs Mocks Brian Urlacher, Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge

A lot of buzz has been made over former Chicago Bears LB Brian Urlacher’s Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS because of his “squeal”. Lance Briggs was happy to oblige-this time.  Briggs did the challenge but first took a shot at good old number 54.  Watch as Lance Briggs mocks Brian Urlacher as he completes the Ice Bucket Challenge.   Picture: 73 total...
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Chicago Bears: Sleeper Team To Watch in 2014?

The offseason presents a ray of sunshine across the NFL landscape. Each team is presented with a clean slate and a golden opportunity to fill various holes through the draft and free agency. It’s no wonder that nearly every year about half of the teams that made the trip to the postseason the previous year fall short of returning to the NFL’s tournament. The Atlanta Falcons and...
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Chicago Bears defensive end David Bass dishes on events in Ferguson

Football is great, but it’s not the only thing in life. Sometimes larger issues in society have to come to the forefront and nothing can help that along like a professional athlete not being afraid to speak his mind. So it goes with Chicago Bears defensive end David Bass. Bass grew up near Ferguson, Missouri, which has become the epicenter of a number of hot-button political issues...
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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...
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Bears’ Kyle Fuller is day-to-day

Bears cornerback Kyle Fuller is considered day-to-day after injuring his ankle this past weekend during their preseason game against the Jaguars. Bears CB Kyle Fuller is day-to-day with a right ankle injury, the team says. — Rich Campbell (@Rich_Campbell) August 18, 2014 var ACE_AR = {Site: '898551', Size: '468060', CallType: 'IFRAME'}; ...
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Chicago Bears: Jordan Lynch Saved by New Practice Squad Rule?

Considered a long shot to make the Chicago Bears roster due to a position switch, was fan favorite Jordan Lynch saved by new NFL practice squad rules? Marc Trestman able to keep more projects in cupboard As rule changes go, it’s not exactly a momentous one but for the right coach it can mean all the difference.  So when the NFL decided to increase the size of team practice squads...
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Marc Trestman not concerned with Santonio Holmes' baggage: 'People change'

The Chicago Bears' newest receiver, Santonio Holmes, comes with some well-known baggage, but the team is hoping it's all in the past. Head coach Marc Trestman is of the belief that a leopard can indeed change his spots, given the right environment. "We spent time with him," Trestman said Monday, via the Chicago Tribune. "I mean, people change. They get...
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Bears sign a very solid kick returner

The Chicago Bears announced on Monday night that they signed Darius Reynaud, a former West Virginia standout. At the NFL level, Reynaud has played for the Vikings, Giants, Titans, and Jets. Reynaud has appeared in 48 regular-season games, and he has returned 102 punts for 985 yards (9.7 ypr) and two touchdowns. He also has […] The post Bears sign a very solid kick returner appeared...
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Bears Sign KR Darius Reynaud

The Chicago Bears announced the signing of KR Darius Reynaud Monday night. LM: #Bears have signed RS Darius Reynaud & CB Peyton Thompson and waived P Tress Way & LS Chad Rempel. — Chicago Bears (@ChicagoBears) August 19, 2014 Reynaud, 29, actually worked out for the Bears back in April, but never received an offer from the team. This move comes after the Bears released...
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