Posted August 28, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Henry Melton
TEAMS: Chicago Bears
Chicago head coach Marc Trestman says the team expects Pro Bowl defensive tackle Henry Melton to be ready when the Bears host the Bengals in the regular season opener.

Melton expected to be ready for opener

Chicago Bears defensive tackle Henry Melton is expected to be medically cleared next week from a concussion and be ready for the regular season opener against the Cincinnati Bengals on Sept. 8. Melton who suffered the concussion on Aug. 9 wore a helmet and participated in the individual open portion of practice on Wednesday but he is remains off-limits to the media per NFL rules...

Brandon Marshall leaves Bears for 'personal reasons'

Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall was given an excused four-day absence from the team, head coach Marc Trestman said after practice. “This was a planned-out miss today for personal reasons,” Trestman said, via the Chicago Tribune. “I let him go for personal 

Chicago Bears Film Evaluation: Grading the Offensive Line Through Three Games

A funny thing happened in the midst of all the excitement surrounding the play of the of the offensive line, EVERYONE FORGOT THAT IT'S THE PRESEASON.  Okay that's not a completely true statement, because there has been the occasional small reminder mixed in with the overwhelming excitement.  Kyle Long and Jordan Mills played great together in the second game against the...

Bears trying for better balance in offense

The balance sought all training camp by the Chicago Bears offense came against Oakland in the third preseason game. Yet quarterback Jay Cutler believes it can be even better. So does wide receiver Brandon Marshall. Marshall said on Tuesday his play is helping to hold the offense back and the Pro Bowl receiver believes he isn't physically where he needs to be after offseason...

Report: Bears looking to trade Earl Bennett

According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the Chicago Bears are looking to trade wide receiver Earl Bennett. Bears have had some discussions about trading WR Earl Bennett. Trades not easy to make this time of year, though. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 28, 2013 Need NFL Tickets? Loading... ZergNet The post Report: Bears looking to trade Earl Bennett appeared...

Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall complaining about conditioning, admits hip may not be 100%

Tweet Brandon Marshall, No stranger to being outspoken about topics expressed his displeasure with Bears coaches with pushing him too hard. Marshall is coming back from off-season surgery and has been working hard to return to last season’s form. However he missed practice Wednesday due to a “planned” absence according to Bears coach Mark Trestman. Marshall was […]

Bears stars to get breather in preseason finale

The Chicago Bears got the balance they sought on offense last week. Now, their starters are getting a breather. Don't expect to see Chicago's top stars on the field during Thursday night's final preseason game against Cleveland. Their dress rehearsal for the opener against Cincinnati on Sept. 8 came last week, when they dominated Oakland in the first half. Now, Jay...

Bart Scott talks Chicago Bears (exclusive)

CBS NFL analyst Bart Scott is from the Midwest. Originally, from Detroit, Scott is familiar with Chicago, having played in the NFL for 11 seasons. Bart Scott is known being opinionated; and he’s taken the media to task on a few occasions. This should serve him well with his new NFL pregame show on CBS Sports. I had an exclusive with him at NFL on CBS Media Day. And we talked Chicago...

Chicago Bears Podcast: Bear Report Radio Preseason Week 3 Wrap Up

Wrapping up the week three match up against the Oakland Raiders and previewing the final roster battles set to take place in the fourth and final preseason game. 
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