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Despite expressing that they would like to retain the services of DT Amobi Okoye for 2012 and beyond, the Chicago Bears have yet to hit any news wires with contract talks. In fact, the only time Okoye's name has come up recently has been in reference to visiting other teams around the league. Joe Reedy, beat writer for the Bengals, says that Okoye's visit to Cincinnati will be early next week, and Adam Kaplan says the list of other teams interested include the Bucs, Patriots, and Broncos. The Bears contract situation with Okoye will be largely influenced by their planned approach to the Draft next month...

Sun Times Columnist says Matt Forte Isn’t Elite – Obviously I have thoughts on that

Obviously Chicago Bears’ running back Matt Forte is still dangling under the infamous franchise tag with no long term deal worked out yet. In the meantime, the team has signed RB Michael Bush from the Raiders leaving Forte justifiably feeling disrespected. Well, justifiably to some…not Jeff Crowley from the Sun Times who may have written one of the most ridiculous things I...

One Fan's Take On Matt Forte's Contract Situation

The 2012 offseason has been a very productive one for new GM Phil Emery and the Chicago Bears. Emery has wasted no time improving the roster, making a series of prolific moves that has Chicago’s fans excited about their team’s future. But even during this time of great optimism and enthusiasm, the one dark cloud that keeps hanging over everyone’s head is the ongoing contract...

Could Brian Urlacher become a cap casualty?

This is a part of the business of football these types of salary cap scenarios. An old aging player coming off an injury a team in need of salary cap space that old player gobbling up a lot of the needed salary cap space and questions about extending that player this season without knowing how healthy he is.  Urlacher's cap hit is $9.5-million this year with a base salary of...

Bears scouting tour: Vanderbilt

Lovie Smith was in Tennessee for Vanderbilt’s pro day to get an up-close look at eight potential draft picks, including a second-round CB, a mid-round SS and an impressive late-round DE.

Bears Draft Prospects: Center

Chicago may turn to the draft to find an eventual replacement for 33-year-old Roberto Garza. Here is the short list of center prospects likely to be selected later this month.

Chicago Bears early mock draft

With NFL free agency in its “dog days”, attention now turns toward the draft. Here’s one observer’s early projection of how the Chicago Bears 2012 draft could play out: Round 1, David DeCastro, Guard, Stanford: Looking for an additional wide receiver to supplement the offensive arsenal, the Bears are shocked to see DeCastro still on the board and jump on the [...]

The Bears Den: April 02, 2012

Which NFL head coaches are on the hot seat? - Lovie has the third-warmest buttocks in the league. Apparently. '76 Raiders better than '85 Bears? Odd decision - Moon Mullin cites someone who should know better than most. USAToday's Bears Team Report - The usual thorough assessment of where the team stands. Follow WCG on Twitter. #Ditka #daBears #PolishSausage Picking...
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