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NFL prospect Kenny Britt on Devin Hester

February 21st, 2009 - 10:00 am

“I feel like I could go in there and see Devin Hester as my mentor.” -NFL prospect Kenny Britt of Rutgers when asked about the possibility of playing for the Bears. If he thinks Hester is going to be a [...]

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Nothing special: Bears fall from top spot

February 8th, 2009 - 2:18 pm

It comes as no surprise that the Bears’ special teams has fallen from the top spot in the NFL rankings compiled by Rick Gosselin of The Dallas Morning News. The Bears have held the top spot the past two years, [...]

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Fixing special teams can help other units

January 22nd, 2009 - 12:00 am

Through all the talk about fixing a stagnant offense devoid of any playmakers at wide receiver, or at last finding that elusive franchise quarterback who can be depended on for a full 16 games, there’s a unit in need of [...]

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Contrary to idiocy, Bears better off sans Berrian

December 16th, 2008 - 11:03 am

It was only a matter of time that the Chicago media would begin formulating ideas about why the Bears did not make the playoffs and what they needed to do to rectify that in 2009. The Bears have yet to [...]

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Friday’s news and tidbits

December 5th, 2008 - 6:40 pm

Five Bears players appeared on the injury report Friday, including defensive tackle Dusty Dvoracek, who is out for the season. Fullback Jason McKie (quadricep) is listed as doubtful, Anthony Adams (foot) and Adewale Ogunleye (shoulder) are both listed as questionable, [...]

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Manning to return kickoffs, Hester punts

November 23rd, 2008 - 10:39 am

Danieal Manning will return kickoffs today against St. Louis and Devin Hester will be relegated to punt return duties, Bears coach Lovie Smith confirmed on Bears GameDay Live on FOX. On the offensive front, wide receiver Brandon Rideau is active [...]

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Devin Hester on the struggles in the return game

November 22nd, 2008 - 12:07 am

“I could sit here and say it’s my fault. But there are 11 guys out there on the field. I’m not the only one out there. I know at the end of the day I get blamed for the return [...]

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Manning to see more returns in place of Hester

November 21st, 2008 - 12:00 pm

When Devin Hester failed to report to training camp on time in July because he felt he had outplayed his contract and wanted it restructured, a line was essentially drawn in the sand. On one side of the line were [...]

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Jerry Angelo answers questions on ChicagoBears.com

November 7th, 2008 - 4:12 pm

Bears general manager Jerry Angelo answered fans’ questions on ChicagoBears.com. Here’s a small sampling of Part 1 of the two part interview: On Kyle Orton and a possible contract extension: Kyle has done a really good job thus far, and [...]

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Hester regresses as kick returner

November 7th, 2008 - 11:33 am

I could have used one of any number of metaphors or clichés as the headline for this post, and Lord knows there are many of them. Departure delayed for Windy City Flyer. No runway available for Windy City Flyer. Windy [...]

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