Posted March 24, 2013 on
PLAYERS: Brian Urlacher
TEAMS: Chicago Bears
While Brian Urlacher’s loss will affect the defense on numerous levels, leadership should not be one of them, as there are more than enough veterans on Chicago’s roster to fill the void.

Brian Urlacher: Did his ego drive him out of Chicago?

For decades the position of middle linebacker has defined the image of the Chicago Bears defense. Larger than life players and personalities such as Dick Butkus, Mike Singletary and most recently, Brian Urlacher, have anchored the Monsters of the Midway with poise and perfection. Recently it was announced that Urlacher and the Bears will part ways after 13 seasons. This not only...

New York Giants a Potential Landing Spot for Brian Urlacher?

Could Brian Urlacher fit as a New York Giant? Since the moment he and the Chicago Bears parted ways, linebacker Brian Urlacher has been connected to the New York Giants through rumor and speculation. That continued recently when Bill Barnwell of Grantland suggesed that Urlacher would be a perfect fit for Big Blue if he desired to remain in a 4-3 scheme. Even Dan Graziano from ESPN...

The Chicago Bears made ‘the right move’ clipping the great Brian Urlacher

Quizzed by the Chicago Sun Times, 12-of-13 NFL executives agreed that the one-year deal for $2 million the Bears offered free agent middle linebacker Brian Urlacher was fair. The 34-year-old Urlacher, Chicago’s pick out of the University of New Mexico with the ninth selection in the 2000 NFL Draft, reportedly refused to agree to a contract worth less than $3.5 million for the 2013...

Bear Report Radio: Urlacher's Legacy

The Brian Urlacher era has come to an end in the Windy City.  The Monster of the Midway that has been the face of one the most successful defenses over the last 13 years has played his last game in Navy and Orange.  We talk about #54's legacy in Chicago, what he has meant to the city, the fans, the franchise and what can the Bears do going forward without their defensive captain.   

Report: Teams showing some interest in Brian Urlacher

According to ESPN’s Ed Werder, a few teams are showing some interest in free agent linebacker Brian Urlacher. A few teams interested in Brian Urlacher but nothing imminent and no visits arranged yet #bears #nfl — Ed Werder (@Edwerderespn) March 25, 2013 I wonder if any teams are willing to offer Urlacher more than $2 million for one season, since that’s what the Bears offered...

Brian Urlacher looking to play for a winning team

Free agent linebacker Brian Urlacher told the Dan Patrick Show today that all he wants to do is play for a team that will win. “I’m an old fart, so I want to go in there and win,” Urlacher told The Dan Patrick Show earlier in the hour. But Urlacher is pragmatic.  ”Maybe nobody wants me,” Urlacher said.  ”But we’re gonna find out.” He thinks that more teams hadn’t...

Bears Sign D.J. Williams To Replace Brian Urlacher

The Brian Urlacher era is officially over now that the Bears have found his temporary replacement.  USA Today is reporting that the Bears have signed former Broncos middle linebacker D.J. Williams to a one year deal. The deal gives Williams a $900,000 base salary with up to $850,000 in incentives, Williams told USA TODAY Sports’ Lindsay Jones in a text message Friday. The 30...

A “Few Teams” Showing Interest In LB Brian Urlacher

According to ESPN’s Ed Werder, a ”few teams” have expressed interest in free agent L B Brian Urlacher. Werder adds that ”nothing is imminent” at this point in time and he currently has no visits setup with any team. The Cowboys, Vikings and Cardinals have all been mentioned as speculative options for Urlacher, but a report from last week mentioned that the Cardinals...
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