Tag Archives: Julius Peppers

Julius Peppers on the Bears’ defense

April 14th, 2010 - 8:20 am

“We can be the best unit in the league.” -New Bears defensive end Julius Peppers on the Bears’ defense.

Bears fans may not notice loss of Brown

April 2nd, 2010 - 7:42 am

The Bears, as expected, parted ways with eight-year defensive end Alex Brown on Thursday. Talks of the Bears shopping Brown spread quickly last week and after not finding a trade partner, the team released him. After signing free agent Julius [...]

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Bears make significant upgrades with three acquisitions

March 5th, 2010 - 6:42 pm

The Bears took three solid steps toward returning to playoff contention with the acquisitions of free agent defensive end Julius Peppers, running back Chester Taylor, and tight end Brandon Manumaleuna. The three pricey transactions clearly demonstrated how committed to winning [...]

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Now is not the time for Bears to remain cheap

March 3rd, 2010 - 8:46 am

Free agency kicks off at 11:01 p.m. Thursday night. For an organization that values building its team through the draft but does not have a first or second round pick this year, free agency will be the Bears’ draft. Contrary [...]

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Could Bears really be pursuing Julius Peppers?

February 24th, 2010 - 8:44 am

Bears president Ted Phillips recently claimed in an interview that the Bears would not be going “hog wild” in free agency despite the inevitable uncapped year that will officially begin in March. He maintained that the Bears will stick to [...]

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Game of tag: 2009 Franchise players

February 19th, 2009 - 7:06 pm

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 their way to Chicago courtesy [...]

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News and tidbits for Friday

August 1st, 2008 - 10:06 am

Marty Booker celebrated his 32nd birthday on Thursday, and, proving he still has adoring fans in Chicago, was presented wrapped presents and listened to “Happy Birthday” sung by some of his loyal supporters. From a football standpoint, he might be [...]

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