Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Bears Beat (03.29.13): Bears sign G Matt Slauson

March 29th, 2013 - 5:18 pm

The Bears signed former New York Jets guard Matt Slauson to fill the hole left by the departed Lance Louis. The team also re-signed quarterback Josh McCown. Plus, Tony Romo gets ridiculous money from the Dallas Cowboys and more news [...]

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The Bears Beat (03.28.13): Backup RB Armando Allen signs exclusive rights tender

March 28th, 2013 - 5:31 pm

Backup running back Armando Allen signed his exclusive rights tender with the team on Thursday. Also, could the Bears’ linebacking corps be better in 2013? And more news from around the NFL. Bears’ Allen signs exclusive rights tender (The Associated [...]

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The Bears Beat (03.27.13): Bears lose G Lance Louis to the Dolphins

March 27th, 2013 - 5:58 pm

Former offensive lineman Lance Louis signed a deal with the Miami Dolphins, leaving the Bears thin at the guard position. Also, the Bears are still searching for a backup quarterback after last year’s backup Jason Campbell signed with the Browns. [...]

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The Bears Beat (03.26.13): Would Bears have interest in Manti Te’o?

March 26th, 2013 - 5:37 pm

Notre Dame had its pro day on Tuesday and linebacker Manti Te’o ran a faster 40-yard dash than he did at the combine. Could the Bears have interest in him with their first round pick? Also, the Bears are heavy [...]

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The Bears Beat (03.25.13): Bears re-sign OT Jonathan Scott

March 25th, 2013 - 5:48 pm

The Bears agreed to a one-year deal with free agent offensive tackle Jonathan Scott. Plus, a report that some teams are showing interest in Brian Urlacher. And news and analysis regarding next month’s NFL draft. Jonathan Scott, Chicago Bears agree [...]

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The Bears Beat (03.22.13): Bears sign MLB D.J. Williams to replace Urlacher

March 22nd, 2013 - 5:56 pm

The Bears agreed to terms with former Denver Broncos middle linebacker D.J. Williams on Friday to replace veteran Brian Urlacher — at least temporarily with a one-year deal. Also, Urlacher shared his thoughts and feelings on the Dan Patrick show. [...]

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End of an era: Bears and Urlacher will part ways

March 20th, 2013 - 5:42 pm

Multiple news outlets reported that the Bears have announced they will not be bringing back Brian Urlacher next season. In Urlacher’s 13 seasons with the Bears, he grew into the face of the franchise and led a Hall of Fame [...]

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The Bears Beat (03.20.13): Bears sign DE Turk McBride

March 20th, 2013 - 5:34 pm

The Bears signed defensive end Turk McBride to a one-year contract on Wednesday. Also, running back Matt Forte defiantly says he’ll save up money for the inevitable fines he’ll incur after learning that the NFL passed a new rule that [...]

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The Bears Beat (03.19.13): Former Bears nickel back Moore signs with Panthers

March 19th, 2013 - 6:16 pm

Former Bears nickel back D.J. Moore signed a one-year contract with the Carolina Panthers. Also, what will the Bears do about their thin linebacking corps? And the NFL passes two safety-related rule changes. Ex-Bears DB Moore signs with Panthers Tue [...]

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The Bears Beat (03.18.13): Bears interested in TE Maneri

March 18th, 2013 - 5:37 pm

The Bears got their pass-catching tight end in Martellus Bennett — who can also block — but now it appears they’re looking to add a blocking tight end as reports say they’re showing interested in former Chief Steve Maneri. Also, [...]

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