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The Bears Beat (05.15.13): Frazier: Vikings not pursuing Urlacher

May 15th, 2013 - 6:38 pm

Contrary to previous reports, the Vikings are not close to a deal with former Bear Brian Urlacher, Minnesota coach Leslie Frazier said. Also, wide receiver Earl Bennett says the new Bears offense will be very receiver-friendly. And Matt Forte will …

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Upgrade at receiver is a need, not a want

February 23rd, 2011 - 9:10 am

Dan Pompei wrote a column in the Chicago Tribune in the past few days stating his opinion that wide receiver is a position of want, not need. He then proceeded to pompously — sounds similar to his last name, doesn’t …

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Removing Hester from punt return duties would be “ridiculous”

September 22nd, 2010 - 1:58 pm

It’s been a while since Bears fans have been able to hear the famous call from Jeff Joniak, who does play-by-play for the Bears Radio Network on WBBM 780, “Devin Hester, you are ridiculous!” And quite a few games have …

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Countdown to Camp: Deep corps of receivers the strength of the team?

July 16th, 2010 - 8:59 am

This is Part 3 of the 10-part position analysis leading up to the start of the Bears’ 2010 training camp in Bourbonnais. My, how things can change in a year. It was at this time last year that almost all …

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Ravens-Packers MNF provides preview for Bears

December 8th, 2009 - 7:01 am

Monday night’s game between the Baltimore Ravens and Green Bay Packers provided Bears fans with a glimpse of what is to come in the next two weeks.  The Bears will host the Packers this week at Soldier Field before traveling …

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Monday Morning Quarterback: Preseason Game 2

August 23rd, 2009 - 9:27 am

It’s another Sunday edition of Monday Morning Quarterback, and this one surely has better items to report. Just as I cautioned last week that Bears fans shouldn’t get too low on Jay Cutler and the Bears’ offense following a mediocre …

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Ten things to watch in Bears-Giants preseason game

August 22nd, 2009 - 1:43 pm

The Bears are done with training camp and will face the Giants Saturday night in their second preseason game. It’ll mark the Soldier Field live-action debut for quarterback Jay Cutler. Here are ten things to watch in Game 2:

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Ten things to watch in Bears-Bills preseason game

August 14th, 2009 - 6:03 pm

The Bears will take the field for the first time in 2009 under the leadership of new quarterback Jay Cutler Saturday night against the Buffalo Bills.  While it may just be a preseason game, there will still be plenty to …

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Ten players to track throughout the preseason

August 3rd, 2009 - 7:35 pm

Adding a Pro Bowl quarterback to a franchise that hasn’t seen stability at the position in quite some time is surely going to draw a lot of attention. That being said, it comes as no surprise that most of the …

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Give me five: Reasons Bears will/won’t win NFC

July 26th, 2009 - 3:42 pm

The countdown to the start of the 2009 campaign is rapidly dwindling. Although the NFL has become a 12-month sport in the past two decades, in my mind the official kickoff for the new season does not begin with free …

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