The Bears Beat (08.16.12): Urlacher intends to play Week 1 vs. Colts

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Bears middle linebacker Brian Urlacher said he still plans on being back on the field by the first week of the regular season following his arthroscopic knee surgery. Redskins rookie quarterback Robert Griffin III figures to be a good test for the Bears defense in preseason game 2 on Saturday. And training camp comes to a conclusion in Bourbonnais.

Urlacher still expects to start first game
Thu Aug 16 16:05:00 2012
Speaking to the media for the first time since undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery Tuesday, Brian Urlacher reiterated that he …

Griffin III should be good test for Bears’ D
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Thu Aug 16 15:51:10 2012
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Goal remains same for Brian Urlacher following scope (National Football Post)
Thu Aug 16 15:26:07 2012
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Brian Urlacher still aiming to be ready for opener on Sept. 9
Thu Aug 16 15:01:37 2012
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Thu Aug 16 15:01:11 2012
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Mayor Mongo? McMichael to run
Thu Aug 16 14:31:16 2012
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Urlacher expects to be ready for Sept. 9 opener
Thu Aug 16 14:19:30 2012
Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher isn’t counting missed practices or offseason surgeries. He’s keeping but one thing top of mind …

Urlacher and McCarthy reportedly are splitsville
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Urlacher remains optimistic: ‘I feel relief right now’
Thu Aug 16 12:52:00 2012
BOURBONNAIS – Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher, who underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left knee early Tuesday morning, …

Jay Cutler and Robero Garza star in NFL women’s apparel ad (Video)
Thu Aug 16 12:42:00 2012
The ad wizards over at NFL apparel recently decided to put together this classic commercial starring Chicago Bears quarterback …

Brian Urlacher remains focused on Week One
Thu Aug 16 12:39:49 2012
Having arthroscopic surgery on his left knee this week hasn’t changed Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher’s belief that …

Urlacher still eyes opener despite scope
Thu Aug 16 11:46:36 2012
BOURBONNAIS, Ill. — Even two days after undergoing arthroscopic knee surgery, Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher refused …

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Thu Aug 16 10:56:08 2012
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Thu Aug 16 10:18:39 2012
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Thu Aug 16 10:08:36 2012
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NFLRA fires back at NFL’s public stance
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Redskins going max protect on Griffin
Thu Aug 16 08:58:25 2012
Redskins take cautious approach with new face of franchise.

So far, Bears’ Brandon Marshall earning raves as a leader
Thu Aug 16 02:24:38 2012
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Forte excels as dual threat
Thu Aug 16 00:17:00 2012
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