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NFL fans have used the JaMarcus Russell comeback attempt/secret lap-band surgery as a distraction for the past few months. Every once in a while, there’s a rumbling that teams might be interested in his services as a reserve, but at last one of them has finally stepped forward to identify itself and be ridiculed. Lo and behold, it’s the Bears, who will reportedly bring in JaMarcus along with three other quarterbacks to be the backup to the backup to Jay Cutler.
Actually, given that the Bears top backup is a McCown, there might even be competition for Chicago’s primary QB backup position. Oh, please let this happen. It would just mean we’re the annual Cutler injury away from JaMarcus getting on the field. I’m already excited about this.
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For the next few weeks we’ll be taking a look at a season preview for the Chicago Bears broken down by position, beginning first with the quarterback situation. When Jay Cutler was brought to Chicago from Denver in 2009, fans were relieved that the Bears had finally found their franchise quarterback. Some of those fans have backed off a bit as Cutler hasn’t exactly...
Former Chicago Bears coach and ESPN analyst Mike Ditka feels that Marc Trestman’s offense can work in if he can get all the skill positions involved.
He says they all have to be on the right page and that the ball has to come out of quarterback Jay Cutler’s hand faster than in the past.
He expects a quicker moving offense, one that can strike fast with receiver Brandon Marshall...
We break down film of the work Bears head coach Marc Trestman is doing with quarterback Jay Cutler at organized team activities (OTAs).
Multiple media outlets have reported that on Friday, the Chicago Bears will workout four quarterbacks at Halas Hall. One of those signal-callers is the first overall pick from the 2007 NFL Draft, JaMarcus Russell. Russell has been out of the NFL since 2009 and rightly earned the “bust” label after three miserable seasons in Oakland.
Russell wasn’t just bad in Oakland, he was...
Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported earlier today that Chicago Bears reserve tight end Gabe Miller has been suspended for a total of four games for violating the leagues’ policy on performance enhancing drugs. Seems to be the hot topic of the day, as MLB is also going through its own PED situation.
Miller was quick to make a statement in attempts to salvage whatever chance is...
Bears rookie Christian Tupou, whose collegiate career was derailed by injuries, believes his fierce will to win will make him an asset to the team as the club’s No. 4 defensive tackle.
The JaMarcus Russell NFL comeback story is starting to take a little shape, and Russell might have his first job interview in the near future.
ESPN Chicago is reporting that Russell has been invited to workout for the Chicago Bears according to sources close to the situation.
According to the report, Russell will workout for the Bears on Friday, along with three other quarterbacks...
Due to a shortage of depth along the interior of the defensive line, the Chicago Bears will be working out veteran defensive tackle Sedrick Ellis tomorrow.
Bears wideout Brandon Marshall, who underwent hip surgery in January, has been cleared to resume on-field activities.Fantasy Spin:The news came directly from Marshall's personal Twitter account. Marshall was reunited with Jay Cutler in 2012 and caught 118 passes for 1,508 yards and 11 touchdowns, all of which were career highs. He should easily top 100 catches again in 2013.
Bears GM Phil Emery says Gabe Carimi will have the opportunity to earn a starting position upon his return, although when he actually joins his teammates is truly anyone’s guess.
JaMarcus Russell is receiving more interest on the open market than Tim Tebow or Vince Young.
Now that Russell has slimmed down to 265 pounds, the former No. 1 overall pick has a workout scheduled with the Bears on Friday, according to Michael C. Wright of ESPN.com. The Bears will also be bringing Trent Edwards and Jordan Palmer in to their facility for a tryout, according to Ian...
Today's installment of Choose Your Quarterback pits Russell Wilson vs. Jay Cutler, the Nos. 14 and 17 assets in my rankings of the 32 presumed starting quarterbacks.
Here's a week-by-week fantasy breakdown of Cutler vs. Wilson, just in case you're torn on which quarterback offers better value from Rounds 3 through 6:
Week 1 Cutler (vs. Cincinnati) over Wilson (@ Carolina...