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Belichick: LB Jon Bostic 'gives us depth on all four downs'

The New England Patriots pounced on the opportunity to make a trade with the heavy-selling Chicago Bears, bringing in linebacker Jon Bostic. Bostic is in his third year as a pro after being selected in the second round of the 2013 draft.Bill Belichick had his eye on Bostic since he was with the Florida Gators, and even spent a day with him before the draft."I mean, there were other...
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September 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Bill Belichick: Jon Bostic Gives Patriots ‘Depth On All Four Downs’

FOXBORO, Mass. — The New England Patriots’ linebacker depth took a hit when Brandon Spikes left the scene of a car crash and subsequently was released in early June. The Patriots made due with four linebackers to begin the 2015 season, but they filled their void Tuesday when they acquired Jon Bostic in a trade with the Chicago Bears. Patriots head coach Bill Belichick explained...
September 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Jon Bostic Not Surprised By Trade To Patriots; Bye Week Will Help To Acclimate

FOXBORO, Mass. — Linebacker Jon Bostic already sounds like a member of the New England Patriots just one day after finding out he was traded by the Chicago Bears. Bostic arrived in New England on Monday at 9 p.m. and already had gone through team meetings by the time he met with the media Tuesday at 2 p.m. Bostic said he wasn’t surprised he was traded by the Bears. “One thing...
September 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears See Great Things Ahead For Jon Bostic

More than a few Chicago Bears fans were taken aback when the team made Jon Bostic the 50th overall pick in the 2013 NFL draft.  They hadn’t really heard his name mentioned much in the days leading up to the event over fast-rising talents like Arthur Brown.  However, it seems the Florida product was more in-demand than originally thought.  Linebackers coach Reggie Herring confirmed...
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October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

WATCH: Chicago Bears LB Jonathan Bostic Blowing Up the Jaguars Running Game Like a Beast!

Jon Bostic had a pretty solid rookie season for the Bears last year with 57 tackles (45 unassisted) and an interception. Call me crazy, but I would not be shocked if the former Florida Gator takes it to the next level and takes a big step towards becoming one of the best in the league.Should he continue to blow up guys like Luke Joeckel and make tackles in the backfield I think that...
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August 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Jon Bostic is settling in

It was a tough rookie season for Jon Bostic. The former Florida standout linebacker was thrust into a starting role when middle linebacker D.J. Williams went down with a chest injury. Bostic certainly has the skills to play in this league but he never looked comfortable last year. This year he says things are totally different.   “Some adjustments were made for me and it’s a...
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July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Bears still don’t have a middle linebacker

Last season, the Bears thought they found the middle linebacker of the future when they selected Florida prospect Jon Bostic. He went on to struggle in his rookie season and the Bears will turn to veteran D.J. Williams once again. Bostic will now compete for the other outside linebacker position opposite Lance Briggs. Time will tell whether he can move back to the inside but he looks...
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April 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Chicago Bears Jon Bostic: Busting Out or Just a Bust

Chicago Bears rookie inside linebacker Jon Bostic may have made huge waves in Florida, but he has yet to show Bears fans more than a trickle since stepping up into D.J. Williams shoes as starting middle linebacker once Williams was ruled out for season with a ruptured pectoral muscle. Williams will likely remain unsigned due to his age and the fact that he was injury prone before...
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December 06, 2013  |  Discuss

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