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Forte, Bears offense has room for growth

May 29th, 2014 - 9:15 am

Matt Forte had his best season as a pro last year in the first installment of Marc Trestman’s offense. His rushing (1,339) and receiving (594) yards were the highest of his career, as were his rushing touchdowns (9) and receptions [...]

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Chris Williams a potential replacement for Hester

May 28th, 2014 - 11:15 am

A Chris Williams might actually do some good for the Bears, after all. No, it’s not the former first-round draft pick who arrived in Chicago with an injury problem and arms too short to be an offensive tackle. It’s former [...]

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Conte sidelined at start of safety competition

May 28th, 2014 - 10:45 am

Public Enemy No. 1, Chris Conte, was on the sideline while the competition at safety officially kicked off Tuesday at the Bears’ organized team activity. Conte, the man whom many Bears fans blame for the team’s defensive woes last year, [...]

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Bears shuffle Tim Jennings and Kyle Fuller

May 28th, 2014 - 10:15 am

In a move that is somewhat surprising at first mention, but understandably sensible the more you hear it, the Bears moved veteran Pro Bowl cornerback Tim Jennings from the outside into the middle at nickel back. Rookie Kyle Fuller lined [...]

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D.J. Williams absent from OTA

May 28th, 2014 - 9:45 am

Veteran middle linebacker D.J. Williams was absent from Tuesday’s OTA. There was no reason disclosed for his absence, but these practices are voluntary, anyway. Typically, although a player’s presence is not required, it does them no favors to skip the [...]

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McClellin finds himself in the right spot

May 28th, 2014 - 9:15 am

One of the hottest story lines of this offseason was the switch of 2012 first-round draft pick Shea McClellin from defensive end to linebacker. Given his high draft status and the large expectations placed upon him, it’s safe to say [...]

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Expansion of playoffs makes too much sense

May 20th, 2014 - 12:00 pm

The NFL announced that it is putting off discussions on possible playoff expansion until the fall, but I have a hard time comprehending the “con” in the debate. Barring scheduling logistics — which makes or breaks the idea because if [...]

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Bears sign Brandon Marshall to contract extension

May 19th, 2014 - 1:51 pm

The Bears signed veteran wide receiver Brandon Marshall to a three-year contract extension on Monday which will keep the receiver in Chicago through the 2017 season. The move was big news as Marshall was set to enter the final year [...]

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Cowboys sign former Bears defensive tackle

May 16th, 2014 - 12:45 pm

According to ESPN, the Dallas Cowboys have signed former Bears defensive tackle Amobi Okoye to a two-year deal. Okoye joined the Bears 2011 and wound up playing two years with the team, recording just 39 tackles and 5 sacks. He [...]

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Bears agree to terms with defensive tackle Will Sutton

May 15th, 2014 - 8:45 am

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Bears have agreed to terms with third-round defensive tackle Will Sutton. Sutton was the final player among the Bears’ draft class to be signed, making the Bears the first team in the league to [...]

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