Tag Archives: Nate Collins

Paea, rookie defensive tackles need to fulfill a role

August 25th, 2014 - 11:00 am

The Bears released veteran defensive tackle Nate Collins in the first wave of cuts this weekend, and while Collins wasn’t exactly a Pro Bowl player, he was a solid veteran with a good motor who had a fair amount of [...]

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Bears-Jaguars preview: Progress and pressure from Jared Allen-led defensive line

August 14th, 2014 - 4:30 pm

The Bears’ biggest off-season addition will make his debut with the team Thursday against the Jaguars. After sitting out last week’s game against the Philadelphia Eagles a few days after his wife gave birth, new defensive end Jared Allen will [...]

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Bears-Eagles preview: Does the defensive line have enough depth and talent to rush the passer?

August 8th, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Give Bears general manager Phil Emery credit. While he may not always make the right move — but, really, no GM ever does — he at least recognizes problems and moves quickly to improve them. When the Bears were offensively [...]

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Defensive line will be a different beast this season

June 4th, 2014 - 11:15 am

I’m not a fortune teller, nor am I a gambling man, but from years of analysis and instincts, my gut tells me that the Bears will be much improved along the defensive line in 2014. For starters, the Bears are [...]

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The Bears Beat (02.26.13): Potential Bears offensive tackle target pursues new deal with Saints

February 26th, 2013 - 5:36 pm

One potential free agent target for the Bears — offensive tackle Jermon Bushrod — reportedly is seeking a new deal with his former team, the Saints. The Bears could be interested in re-signing linebacker Nick Roach. And Former Bears quarterback [...]

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