The Bears Beat (05.09.13): Bears sign Bostic, Long lone remaining unsigned draft pick

May 9th, 2013 - 6:32 pm

The Bears signed second-round linebacker Jon Bostic to a four-year deal on Thursday leaving first-round offensive lineman Kyle Long as the lone remaining unsigned draft pick for the team. Also, Walter Payton’s mother died and more Bears news.

Bears agree to 4-year deal with LB Bostic
Thu May 9 10:09:04 2013
The Chicago Bears have agreed to a four-year contract with second-round draft pick Jon Bostic.

Bostic signs four-year deal; Long remains only pick unsigned (Comcast SportsNet Chicago)
Thu May 9 17:01:59 2013
The Bears announced on Thursday that the team has agreed to terms with second round pick Jonathan Bostic on a four-year …

Ravens trade for C Shipley (The SportsXchange)
Thu May 9 18:00:31 2013
The Baltimore Ravens acquired center A.Q. Shipley from the Indianapolis Colts on Thursday as they seek to fill the void left by …

Cowboys release QB Corp 2 days after signing him (The Associated Press)
Thu May 9 16:57:33 2013
IRVING, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys have released quarterback Aaron Corp two days after signing him. They also waived …

Bears sign second round pick Jon Bostic to 4-yr deal
Thu May 9 15:11:31 2013
The team announced via Twitter that Jon Bostic, the No. 50 overall pick, agreed to a four-year contract. Bostic will compete …

Chicago Bears rookie mini camp to start Friday
Thu May 9 15:00:08 2013
Starting tomorrow, Friday, May 10th, the Chicago Bears will begin their three day rookie mini camp to help acclimate …

Bears sign second-round pick Bostic
Thu May 9 13:54:17 2013
LAKE FOREST, Ill. — The Chicago Bears signed second-round draft choice linebacker Jon Bostic to a four-year deal, the team …

Kyle Long among those ineligible for OTAs*
Thu May 9 13:52:37 2013
This week, NFC West colleague Mike Sando posted the NFL’s little-known rules for rookie participation in offseason programs. …

Don’t Worry About Trestman and Cutler…
Thu May 9 13:40:06 2013
“But, offense! That’s why we fired Lovie! So we can see the real Jay Cutler this year throw for ten thousand …

Bears top draft pick Kyle Long will miss most of offseason training activities
Thu May 9 13:36:25 2013
According to Brad Briggs of the Chicago Tribune, due to NFL rules that prohibit Chicago Bears’ 1st round draft pick Kyle Long …

Bostic in fold; Long last unsigned Bears pick
Thu May 9 13:33:00 2013
As the Chicago Bears prepare for the start of rookie camp Friday, they continue to get rookies under …

Chicago Bears Set to Host 18 Tryout Players at Rookie Minicamp
Thu May 9 13:01:21 2013
The Chicago Bears will open their rookie minicamp at Halas Hall on Friday. Fear not, Kyle Long will be permitted to attended …

Mother of Walter Payton dies
Thu May 9 12:45:41 2013
Alyne S. Payton, the mother of the late NFL Hall of Fame …

Vikings to play at University of Minnesota stadium
Thu May 9 12:26:00 2013
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — The Minnesota Vikings and the University of Minnesota have reached an agreement for the NFL team to play …

Payton’s mother dies at 87
Thu May 9 12:07:19 2013
JACKSON, Miss. — Alyne S. Payton, the mother of late NFL Hall of Fame running back Walter Payton, has died in Jackson, Miss. …

Walter Payton’s mother dies
Thu May 9 11:36:00 2013
Sunday figures to be a particularly somber Mother’s Day for the Payton family.

4 stories to watch at Bears’ rookie camp
Thu May 9 11:22:46 2013
ADAM L. JAHNS: Bears linebacker Khaseem Greene recited his …

Five questions for Bears rookie mini-camp
Thu May 9 10:34:22 2013
The Chicago Bears and new head coach Marc Trestman get their first “live” look at the team’s 2013 rookie class this weekend at …

Five Questions With And The Valley Shook about Michael Ford
Thu May 9 10:30:07 2013
Last week we brought you part 1 of our Q&A with Billy Gomila of And The Valley Shook about P.J. Lonergan, former …

Mike Ditka On Tebow and the Jets Shows How Out of Touch Da Coach Is
Thu May 9 05:44:15 2013
There is no larger lighting rod in the NFL today than former Jets quarterback Tim Tebow. Former Chicago Bears head coach Mike …