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Wootton, McClellin still battling for starting DE job

August 13th, 2013 - 7:29 am

According to new defensive line coach Mike Phair, there remains an open competition for the starting defensive end spot opposite Julius Peppers. Fourth-year pro Corey Wootton finished the 2012 season with the first-string defense but second-year man Shea McClellin will …

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10 Bears story lines to pay attention to in Bourbonnais

July 22nd, 2013 - 8:15 am

It’s training camp week! I enjoyed a nice summer break from the nitty gritty of the business of professional football. We got to enjoy an admirable playoff run from the Bulls and an even better one from the Blackhawks, the …

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The Bears Beat (07.16.13): Cutler not distracted by contract status

July 16th, 2013 - 8:59 pm

Bears quarterback Jay Cutler said he would not be distracted by his current contract uncertainty. Also, with Julius Peppers getting up there in age, the Bears need their young defensive ends like Shea McClellin and Corey Wootton to step up. …

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The Bears Beat (04.23.13): Tillman, Peppers, and McClellin earn Piccolo honors

April 23rd, 2013 - 5:56 pm

Veterans Charles Tillman and Julius Peppers and rookie Shea McClellin were named this year’s recipients of the Brian Piccolo Award. Tillman answered questions about Brian Urlacher and the nature of the tough NFL business. Plus more NFL news and Draft …

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The Bears Beat (04.17.13): Bears’ McClellin looking for jump in Year 2

April 17th, 2013 - 5:33 pm

Defensive end Shea McClellin is looking to take a big step in his second year in the NFL. Also, a look at the life of the defense without Brian Uralcher. And more news from Bears minicamp. McClellin hopes to take …

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Bears DE Shea McClellin on fan expectations and concern

August 9th, 2012 - 4:56 pm

“People can think whatever they want. I’m just going to go out there and give 100 percent every day and just get better, and if that’s not fast enough for them, oh, well. I’m going to go as fast as …

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Much too early for concerns about McClellin struggles

July 30th, 2012 - 5:51 pm

From the files of “desperately seeking an early training camp story,” word out of Bourbonnais is that first round draft pick Shea McClellin has had his share of trouble. The defensive end from Boise State, who is playing at a …

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The Bears Beat (07.18.12): McClellin will need to play big role in rookie season

July 18th, 2012 - 6:07 pm

Bears defensive end Shea McClellin will need to play a big role on the defense in his rookie season with the team. ESPNChicago.com’s experts take a look at whether the Bears’ retooled receiving corps can live up to the hype. …

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