Found January 29, 2013 on Bears Claws:
The Chicago Bears signed safety Tom Nelson to a reserve / future contract Tuesday. The 5-11, 200-pound Nelson has appeared in 24 games with three starts over three seasons with the Cincinnati Bengals (2009-10) and Philadelphia Eagles (2011), recording 28 tackles, one interception and two passes defensed. A native of Arlington Heights, Illinois, Nelson played collegiately at Illinois State. Paw [...]

2013 Chicago Bears free agents: Why Urlacher stays

The Chicago Bears have undergone a serious facelift with all the changes amongst their coaching staff this offseason. Typically in the NFL when an organization makes such a drastic shuffle in leadership, major roster changes are soon to follow as the new head coach wants “his guys” on the field. That won’t necessarily be the case for Chicago as the Bears finished the season...

McCoy apologizes for Twitter tirade

Eagles running back LeSean McCoy issued an apology for going on a Twitter tirade against the mother of his young child over the weekend.

Former Oregon quarterback Dennis Dixon expected to join Chip Kelly in Philadelphia, Michael Vick looks to be gone

We’ve seen it done many times before; a college coach brings in one of his former quarterbacks who are familiar with his system. Now, it doesn’t always work, but Chip Kelly is giving it the old college try. Dennis Dixon currently on the Baltimore Ravens practice squad, is expected to join Kelly in Philadelphia by next week. It’s also a sign Kelly is moving on from Michael...

LeSean McCoy Admits He Wasn’t Hacked, Apologizes for Baby Mama Herpes Twitter Beef

I can respect this. We all get caught up from time to time, but you just have to man up and admit you made a mistake and keep it moving. It was unfortunate that LeSean McCoy let his personal business spill over into Social Media, but it won’t be the first or last time someone has that type of lapse in judgement. LeSean McCoy & Baby Mama Twitter Battle About Child Support &...

Vick Likely To Get $3 Million Guarantee As Eagles Decide Next Step

Much has been made of the Eagles having to pay Michael Vick a $3 million guaranteed bonus if he was on the roster 3 days after the Super Bowl. Many assumed because of such a high number that it would be a forgone conclusion that Vick would be released by next week. The Star Ledger via Jason La Canfora says not so fast. La Canfora is reporting that Vick may well indeed receive that...

Eagles “Unlikely” To Make A Decision Regarding Michael Vick Any Time Soon

Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports that sources have informed him that the Eagles are “unlikely” to make a decision regarding Michael Vick‘s future with the team before February 6. This just happens to be the date in which the $3 million of Vick’s $15.5 million salary will become guaranteed. La Canfora’s sources have mentioned that Vick is not willing to take a...

AP Sources: Cavaliers' Lazor to join Eagles staff

People familiar with the situation say offensive coordinator Bill Lazor is leaving Virginia to join the Philadelphia Eagles. The people said Tuesday that Lazor said he will join Chip Kelly's staff. The people spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because no formal announcement has been made by the university or the Eagles. Lazor's departure was first reported...
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