The Bears Beat (03.23.12): Bears RB Barber retires

March 23rd, 2012 - 5:48 pm

Bears running back Marion Barber is planning to retire from the NFL. Defensive back/special teamer Corey Graham is leaving the team to join Baltimore. And more news regarding the Michael Bush signing and the subsequent fallout from Matt Forte.

Marion Barber Announces Retirement from NFL After Seven Seasons
Fri Mar 23 17:00:00 2012
This was a surprise. After the Bears fortified the running back position with the addition of Michael Bush yesterday, today …

Marion Barber says he’s retiring (The Canadian Press)
Fri Mar 23 16:39:12 2012
LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Chicago Bears running back Marion Barber said he plans to retire.

Ravens sign Graham, Ayanbadejo, McClain, Considine (The Canadian Press)
Fri Mar 23 16:39:10 2012
OWINGS MILLS, Md. – The Baltimore Ravens strengthened their defence and special teams by signing a two-year deal with …

Former Gopher Barber retires from Bears
Fri Mar 23 16:05:06 2012
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) — Chicago Bears running back Marion Barber has told the team’s website he plans to retire. His …

Bears RB Marion Barber retires
Fri Mar 23 15:32:12 2012
Bears running back Marion Barber has told the …

Former Cowboys, Bears RB Barber retires (Yahoo! Sports)
Fri Mar 23 15:25:14 2012
Chicago Bears running back Marion Barber announced his retirement Friday. Barber, 28, played for the Dallas Cowboys and the …

Bears RB Barber to retire from football
Fri Mar 23 15:22:00 2012
After playing seven seasons, running back Marion Barber has decided to retire from the NFL.

Prospecting for Gold: Vinny Curry, DE
Fri Mar 23 15:00:09 2012
The general thought since the Brandon Marshall deal has been that the Bears will go defensive end in the first …

Bears running back Marion Barber retires
Fri Mar 23 14:09:00 2012
The addition of Michael Bush to the Chicago Bears’ backfield seemed to spell the end for Marion Barber. But maybe Barber knew …

Breaking News: Bears RB Marion Barber Retires
Fri Mar 23 13:54:00 2012
This was a surprise. After the Bears fortified the running back position with the addition of Michael Bush …

Marion Barber retires
Fri Mar 23 13:47:19 2012
After seven years in the NFL, Marion Barber is hanging up his cleats. Barber has decided to retire from the NFL, the Chicago …

Bears’ Barber to retire from NFL after one season in Chicago
Fri Mar 23 13:45:00 2012
Chicago Bears running back Marion Barber has decided to retire from the NFL after seven seasons, the team announced Friday.

Barber retires from NFL at 28
Fri Mar 23 12:47:08 2012
Veteran running back Marion Barber has retired, the Chicago Bears announced Friday. The 28-year-old spent six seasons with the …

Marion Barber retires
Fri Mar 23 11:34:53 2012

Marion Barber says he’s retiring
Fri Mar 23 11:26:11 2012
Chicago Bears running back Marion Barber has told the team’s website he plans to retire.

Bears on the move in Power Rankings
Fri Mar 23 11:25:16 2012
Despite Chicago’s 1-5 finish to end 2011 with a disappointing 8-8 record, the voters took it easy on the Bears in a special …

Corey Graham leaves Bears for Ravens
Fri Mar 23 10:24:00 2012
OWINGS MILLS, Md. — The Baltimore Ravens have …

DE Irvin will visit Bears before draft
Fri Mar 23 10:17:00 2012
Lovie Smith made the trek to West Virginia last week to take a look at Bruce Irvin and get to know the defensive end a little …

WVU’s Irvin will visit Bears before draft
Fri Mar 23 10:05:00 2012
Lovie Smith made the trek to West Virginia last week to take a look at Bruce Irvin and get to know the defensive end a little …

Which pick did Bears trade to Dolphins?
Fri Mar 23 10:03:04 2012

Video: Has Forte been disrespected?
Fri Mar 23 09:53:56 2012
Jemele Hill, Skip Bayless and Stephen A. Smith debate whether Matt Forte has been disrespected by the Bears’ signing of …

Ravens add Corey Graham
Fri Mar 23 08:17:01 2012
The Ravens have signed their first free agent of the offseason. Cornerback Corey Graham, late of the Bears, told the Chicago …

NFL free agency: Follow all the moves
Fri Mar 23 08:09:43 2012
Another day of NFL free agency is heating up.

Bush excited about signing with Bears
Fri Mar 23 08:03:29 2012

Running back Michael Bush���s addition to Bears sparks backlash
Fri Mar 23 08:03:29 2012

Running back Michael Bush’s addition to Bears sparks backlash
Fri Mar 23 07:14:06 2012
The signing of running back Michael Bush usually would be a …

Chicago Bears Should Trade “Disrespected” Matt Forte
Fri Mar 23 00:41:25 2012
Nov 20, 2011; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Bears running back Matt Forte (22) runs with the ball during the second half against …