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Chicago Bears: Kyle Fuller Is NFC Defensive Player of Week

When he was drafted by the Chicago Bears back in May, Kyle Fuller was met initially with quiet optimism.  His limited preseason and uneventful opener did nothing to sway fans or analysts one way or the other as to whether he had a boom or bust in his future.  Then, on a prime time game in San Francisco, a place the Bears hadn’t won a game for nearly three decades, the rookie...
Via Sports Mockery
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Kyle Fuller called upon to make crucial welcoming to the NFL

It would be very easy to write an article that calls out a rookie or backup player, calling for them to rise up and step in after a star player comes out. It would be too simple to do that for Chicago Bears rookie cornerback Kyle Fuller. Fuller, who was the team’s first-round pick in […]
Via Full Scale Sports
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Kyle Fuller Nominated For Rookie of the Week

Kyle Fuller has been nominated for the NFL Pepsi Rookie of the Week for his performance against the San Francisco 49ers. Fuller had two interceptions and four tackles helping power the Chicago Bears to a 28-20 win. Fuller, along with four other rookies have been nominated to receive the award for week 2. The week 1 winner of the award was Carolina Panthers wide receiver Kelvin...
Via Sports Mockery
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor expected to get three WRs back for ISU game

Not that it actually needed them, but Baylor was down all four of its leading returning wide receivers from 2013 for last Friday’s 63-12 romp over Buffalo. For the Bears’ next game, they should be back to near full-strength in the receiving corps. On his teleconference Monday, head coach Art Briles confirmed that Antwan Goodley (pictured), Corey Coleman and Clay Fuller will...
Via Pro Sports Daily
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Colin Kaepernick Flagged For Saying Naughty Word

Colin Kaepernick had a rather unimpressive finish to Sunday’s game against the Bears. After throwing an interception to rookie Kyle Fuller (he would throw another one a few minutes later), Kaepernick was flagged for “unsportsmanlike conduct for inappropriate language.” Cris Collinsworth suggested that he was flagged for using the N word. [KSK] The post Colin Kaepernick Flagged...
Via Diehardsport
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Bears Rookie Kyle Fuller Had An Incredible Interception

The Chicago Bears took the lead over the 49ers on Sunday after their rookie cornerback Kyle Fuller had an incredible interception.
Via Gamedayr
4 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 8 Baylor gets week off after 3-0 start

AMHERST, N.Y. (AP) The No. 8 Baylor Bears can finally slow down. After opening the season with three lopsided wins in 13 days, capped by a 63-21 win at Buffalo on Friday night, the defending Big 12 champions get two weeks off before opening their conference schedule Sept. 27 at Iowa State. The Bears (3-0) have key players who could use the week off to heal injuries, but the healthy...
Via AP on Fox
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Petty leads No. 8 Baylor in rout of Buffalo

AMHERST, N.Y. (AP) - Bryce Petty threw four touchdown passes, leading No. 8 Baylor to a 63-21 victory against Buffalo on Friday night. Petty went 23 of 34 for 416 yards through three quarters, and Shock Linwood had 98 yards rushing and two touchdowns for Baylor (3-0). Hawthorne Lynx and Jay Lee each caught two touchdowns passes. It was Petty's first game since he cracked two...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Bryce Petty tosses 4 TDs in return to lead Baylor past Buffalo

AMHERST, N.Y. -- Bryce Petty threw four touchdown passes, leading No. 8 Baylor to a 63-21 victory against Buffalo on Friday night. Petty went 23 of 34 for 416 yards through three quarters, and Shock Linwood had 98 yards rushing and two touchdowns for Baylor (3-0). Hawthorne Lynx and Jay Lee each caught two touchdowns passes. It was Petty's first game since he cracked two small...
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Petty leads No. 8 Baylor in 63-21 rout of Buffalo

AMHERST, N.Y. (AP) Bryce Petty threw four touchdown passes, leading No. 8 Baylor to a 63-21 victory against Buffalo on Friday night. Petty went 23 of 34 for 416 yards through three quarters, and Shock Linwood had 98 yards rushing and two touchdowns for Baylor (3-0). Hawthorne Lynx and Jay Lee each caught two touchdowns passes. It was Petty's first game since he cracked two small...
Via AP on Fox
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Petty leads No. 8 Baylor in rout of Buffalo

AMHERST, N.Y. (AP) - Bryce Petty threw four touchdown passes, leading No. 8 Baylor to a 63-21 victory against Buffalo on Friday night. Petty went 23 of 34 for 416 yards through three quarters, and Shock Linwood had 98 yards rushing and two touchdowns for Baylor (3-0). Hawthorne Lynx and Jay Lee each caught two touchdowns passes. It was Petty's first game since he cracked two...
Via Fox Sports Southwest
6 days ago  |  Discuss

2015 NFL Draft: Baylor vs. Buffalo Scouting Preview

Thankfully for the reigning Big 12 Champion Baylor Bears, the injuries sustained week one against SMU won’t hamper their college football playoff hopes. Bryce Petty returns this week, while their receiving corps should return to full health for conference play. That being said, Buffalo should come into this game embarrassed about how things went down a year ago. After scoring the...
Via Optimum Scouting
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor Bears at Buffalo Bulls: Betting odds, point spread and tv info

getty images The Baylor Bears seek their third blowout win to start the season when they travel to take on the Buffalo Bulls. No. 8 Baylor (2-0) will look to pile on the points against Buffalo. (1-1) Coverage of the game between Baylor and Buffalo will air on ESPN and WatchESPN beginning at 8:00 pm ET from UB Stadium in Buffalo, NY. Bryce Petty will start for Baylor but should this...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

No. 8 Baylor presents daunting test for Buffalo

AMHERST, N.Y. (AP) It makes no difference to University at Buffalo football coach Jeff Quinn if Baylor elects to rest its banged-up offensive starters for one more week. The eighth-ranked Bears' backups are a handful, too. ''After watching their game last week, they just have other guys ready to go,'' said Quinn, whose Mid-American Conference Bulls (1-1) prepare...
Via AP on Fox
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Buccaneers Bring In CB Derek Cox, RB Lache Seastrunk, & LB Adrian Robinson For Tryouts

  Field Yates of ESPN is reporting that the Buccaneers brought in free agents CB Derek Cox, RB Lache Seastrunk, and LB Adrian Robinson for tryouts on Wednesday. Cox, 27, was a free agent bust signing made by the Chargers last season. Cox received a four-year contract worth $20 million that included $10.25 million guaranteed from San Diego, but was released after one season...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Briles sees players, not backups, for No. 8 Baylor

Baylor coach Art Briles prefers to avoid certain labels for players not necessarily considered first-teamers in the eighth-ranked Bears' fast-paced, big-play offense. ''We really don't like to view our guys as backups. They're just all players,'' Briles said. ''We've got a bunch of players. You can only play so many at certain times. They all...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor QB Bryce Petty to play Friday vs. Buffalo

WACO, Texas -- Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty will return to the lineup when the eighth-ranked Bears play at Buffalo on Friday night. Coach Art Briles says Petty should be able to go after missing Baylor's last game with two cracked small bones in his back. Petty was hurt on the first series of the season opener, and didn't dress out for Saturday night's 70-6 victory...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Coach says Baylor QB Petty will play Friday

WACO, Texas (AP) Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty will return to the lineup when the eighth-ranked Bears play at Buffalo on Friday night. Coach Art Briles says Petty should be able to go after missing Baylor's last game with two cracked small bones in his back. Petty was hurt on the first series of the season opener, and didn't dress out for Saturday night's 70-6 victory...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor-Buffalo Preview

(AP) - See KD run. See KD catch. That is what Baylor coach Art Briles saw when he watched KD Cannon play a high school game last fall. Now the speedy receiver is already having an impact for the eighth-ranked Bears. ''Not surprised one bit,'' Briles said. Cannon burst past the Northwestern State secondary for TD catches of 50, 81 and 42 yards in the first quarter...
Via AP on Fox
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Bears add Dixon to deep patrol

The Chicago Bears made a roster move to strengthen the depth in their deep patrol, signing rookie Safety Ahmad Dixon from the Minnesota Vikings practice squad. To clear roster space for Dixon, the Bears released second-year CB Demontre Hurst. The team’s official release is below: The 6-0, 210-pound Dixon was selected by the Dallas Cowboys in the seventh round (248th [...]
Via Bears Claws
10 days ago  |  Discuss

QB Bryce Petty could return for Baylor after back injury

  Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty is feeling better and could play this week for the eighth-ranked Bears. Coach Art Briles said Monday that Petty was sore, but not in pain, after being able to run and do some other things. Petty missed the Bears' 70-6 victory Saturday night over FCS team Northwestern State because of two cracked small bones in his back. Briles says he thinks...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Packers Worked Out Former Redskins RB Lache Seastrunk

  Field Yates of ESPN reports that the Packers brought in former Redskins RB Lache Seastrunk on Monday. Seastrunk was among the Redskins’ final roster cuts last a little over a week ago as they trimmed their roster down to 53 players. Many felt as though Washington could sign him to their practice squad, but this is the first reported interest since he was placed on waivers....
Via NFL Trade Rumors
10 days ago  |  Discuss

QB Petty could be back for No. 8 Baylor this week

WACO, Texas (AP) Baylor quarterback Bryce Petty is feeling better and could play this week for the eighth-ranked Bears. Coach Art Briles said Monday that Petty was sore, but not painful, after being able to run and do some other things. Petty sat out the Bears' 70-6 victory Saturday night over FCS team Northwestern State because of two cracked small bones in his back. Briles...
Via AP on Fox
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Bears Expected To Sign S Ahmad Dixon Off Vikings’ Practice Squad

  Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune reports that the Bears are expected to add some safety help in the form of S Ahmad Dixon, who is on the Vikings’ practice squad. Dixon, 23, was taken in the seventh round of this year’s NFL draft by the Cowboys. However, he was unable to make the team out of training camp and was among their final roster cuts. The Vikings later added him...
Via NFL Trade Rumors
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Baylor keeps rolling behind Russell

Baylor didn't need quarterback Bryce Petty to put up points on Saturday. Petty sat out a win over Northwestern State with a pair of small broken bones in his back. So the Bears started backup Seth Russell, who threw for 438 yards and five touchdowns in a 70-6 thrashing of the overmatched FCS Demons. Only Illinois quarterback Wes Lunt (456 yards) threw for more than Russell, who...
Via AP on Fox
11 days ago  |  Discuss
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