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Josh McCown threw for 157 yards and two touchdowns on Thursday and the Chicago Bears edged the Cleveland Browns, 28-20, in the preseason finale for both teams.
McCown threw a 30-yard touchdown pass to Dane Sanzenbacher and also hit Armando Allen for am 11-yard scoring strike.
Greg McCoy returned an interception 15 yards for a touchdown in the win and Brittan Golden returned a blocked punt 22 yards for a score.
The Browns, who will open the regular season Sept. 9 at home against the Philadelphia Eagles, held out rookie starting quarterback Brandon Weeden.
Colt McCoy got the start for Cleveland and completed 2-of-5 passes for 16 yards with an interception while Seneca Wallace threw for 36 yards on 3-of-4 passing and completed a two-yard touchdown pass to Rod Windsor. Source: Sports Network
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Thursday night in Cleveland will mark the end of the preseason for the Bears and put them that much closer to the start of the regular season.
Game 4 of the preseason often means that most starters may play only a series or two or if at all. The fourth preseason game will give the staff the opportunity to take their final look at players on the bubble.
Here is my list of five players...
The Bears announced that they have signed WR Terriun Crump and waived/injured LB Dom DeCicco on Wednesday.
DeCicco, a second-year veteran, played in all 16 games for Chicago in 2011 and finished second on the team with 17 special-teams tackles. He suffered a serious groin injury in the preseason opener against the Broncos and has been sidedlined ever since.
Crump was with the...
Usually, we hear about the Madden curse. It belongs to whoever is on the cover of the popular video game.
Every year, however, Madden runs a simulation to see how the teams will fare that season. This year, Madden has predicted that the Chicago Bears will finish 12-4 and clinch the No. 1 seed in the NFL.
As well as that, Chicago is destined for New Orleans.
But beware, it...
The Chicago Bears got down to the 53-man roster limit Friday, releasing, among others, quarterback Josh McCown and running back Armando Allen. It was a bitter pill to swallow for both, who came off outstanding efforts in Thursday’s preseason finale against Cleveland. Circumstances worked against both, with the Bears preferring to carry two quarterbacks and investing a lot of money into [...]
Chicago Bears GM Phil Emery has been busy today restructuring the Bears' roster in preparation for the regular season opener a week from Sunday.
The Bears traded fullback Tyler Clutts to the Houston Texans for third year CB Sherrick McManis who is originally from the Chicagoland area and a graduate of Northwestern. McManis has primarily been a backup in Houston during...
The Chicago Bears head to Cleveland Thursday night to battle the Browns in their final preseason game of 2012.
The starters will likely only play one or two drives in this game. This game is about the players on the roster bubble and the key backups.
The Bears roster is currently at 74 players, they need to be down to 53 players by Friday evening.
Here are five players you should...
The Chicago Bears are in the process of signing DT Amobi Okoye, who was cut by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers due to a knee scope that has kept him out of the preseason.
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Are you ready for the Josh McCown show?! No? Well, that’s why God invented beer.
The Chicago Bears (2-1 preseason) take on the perennial also-ran Cleveland Browns ( 2-1 preseason) in a final tune-up in Cleveland Thursday night, before their respective regular season openers on September 9th. The fourth and final preseason games for every team feel more like deflating methadone...