The Bears Beat (05.23.12): Bears sign DT Collins

May 23rd, 2012 - 5:36 pm

The Bears signed former Jacksonville Jaguars defensive tackle Nate Collins on Wednesday. Matt Forte was not in attendance at OTAs while Michael Bush filled in for him. And receiver Johnny Knox insists he will return from his injury at some point to play for the Bears.

Bears add ex-Jaguar Collins to DT mix
Wed May 23 16:39:00 2012
The Chicago Bears continued to add to their depth at the defensive tackle position Wednesday by signing Nate Collins to a …

Cutler comfortable with Tice’s offense
Wed May 23 16:55:00 2012

Knox may miss all of ’12 Season
Wed May 23 16:20:59 2012
One thing that’s been lost in all of this offseason hubabaloo is the status of Johnny Knox. Management and coaches …

Knox eyeing return to Bears after injury
Wed May 23 16:13:52 2012
Johnny Knox insists he will play again for the Chicago Bears. He’s just not sure when. Knox said Wednesday that he hopes to be …

Bush fills in for absent Forte at OTA
Wed May 23 16:00:44 2012
LAKE FOREST, Ill. — As expected, Matt Forte was not present at the Chicago Bears’ second organized team activity on Wednesday, …

Bears’ Knox facing uncertain future
Wed May 23 15:42:29 2012
Bears wide receiver Johnny Knox continues to recover from the fracture vetebrae suffered in December and isn’t close to …

Video: Wright and JD from OTA
Wed May 23 15:41:07 2012
Michael Wright and Jeff Dickerson report on the latest Bears news during their second OTA of the offseason.

Williams to LT highlights OL shuffling
Wed May 23 15:38:43 2012
LAKE FOREST, Ill. — The Chicago Bears offensive line took on multiple looks Wednesday during organized team activities at …

Punter Andy Lee lands big deal with 49ers (National Football Post)
Wed May 23 15:36:03 2012
San Francisco extends veteran by 6 years

WR Knox eyeing return to Bears after injury
Wed May 23 14:39:51 2012
Johnny Knox insists he will play again for the Chicago Bears. He’s just not sure when. Knox said Wednesday that he hopes to be …

WR Knox eyeing return to Bears after injury (The Associated Press)
Wed May 23 14:33:36 2012
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) Johnny Knox insists he will play again for the Chicago Bears. He’s just not sure when.

Chris Spencer Starting at Left Guard for the Bears
Wed May 23 14:21:24 2012
So much for those knuckleheads that thought Chris Spencer would be playing center. ESPN’s Micheal C. Wright tweeted …

Cutler: Hester having ‘best camp’ of all receivers
Wed May 23 14:07:00 2012
Quarterback Jay Cutler was all smiles after the Chicago Bears’ organized team activity session Wednesday at Halas Hall. …

Knox taking time, staying positive in recovery
Wed May 23 13:48:00 2012
The good news is Johnny Knox was on the field Wednesday for Chicago Bears OTA practices. The bad news is Knox was not …

Brandon Marshall in awe of former Broncos’ reunion with Bears
Wed May 23 12:48:48 2012
SEAN JENSEN: On Tuesday morning, before the first official …

Is This Lovie Smith’s Last Chance In Chicago?
Wed May 23 11:00:30 2012
There is no doubting the general feeling of optimism when considering the Bear’s fortunes this coming season. It is …

Brandon Marshall wants an apology
Wed May 23 10:52:41 2012
The lawyer for Bears receiver Brandon Marshall said last week that he has been cleared of any wrongdoing after he was accused …

Kyle Williams dealt with playoff meltdown by going to work (National Football Post)
Wed May 23 10:32:02 2012
49ers receiver ready to redeem himself

Brian Urlacher won’t go full speed until training camp
Wed May 23 09:39:54 2012
Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher’s recovery after spraining his ACL and MCL in Week 17 hasn’t gone as smoothly as …

Brian Urlacher likely to miss Bears’ OTAs
Wed May 23 08:26:00 2012
OTAs are a necessary endeavor for rookies and players looking to land on a new team — neither which can be said for Brian …