Tag: franchise tag

The Bears Beat (03.04.13): Why reworking Peppers deal might not make sense

Posted in News and Rumors on March 4, 2013 at 5:46 pm by

A look at why the Bears reworking the Julius Peppers contract might not make long-term financial sense just to free up cap room this offseason. Plus, the challenge the Bears face in freeing up that […] Read the full article »

Game of tag: 2009 Franchise players

Posted in News and Rumors on February 19, 2009 at 7:06 pm by

There were quite a few teams who slapped the franchise tag on players prior to Thursday’s deadline. Some of those players would have looked nice in a Bears uniform but probably would not have found […] Read the full article »

Too much risk involved in pursuing Cassel

Posted in News and Rumors on January 28, 2009 at 7:27 pm by

As the Bears prepare to enter the 2009 off-season with the quarterback position still unsettled, armchair GMs across Chicagoland are offering solutions to fix the decades-long problem. One of the most common names brought up […] Read the full article »