Posted December 09, 2012 on
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Chicago Bears kicker Robbie Gould has a strained left calf, putting his participation for the game at Minnesota in question.
Gould was announced as questionable to play on Sunday after getting hurt during warm-ups. He was kicking mid-range field goals shortly before the game started without trouble, but punter Adam Podlesh handled the opening kickoff.
Later in the first quarter, Bears defensive tackle Henry Melton limped off the field, favoring his left leg. He was taken to the locker room on a cart. The Bears were already missing three defensive starters: nose tackle Stephen Paea, linebacker Brian Urlacher and cornerback Tim Jennings.
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After watching Robbie Gould strain his left calf, the Chicago Bears will bring in a trio of kickers for a tryout, just in case Gould is unable to kick when the Bears battle the Green Bay Packers in a battle that could very well determine the NFC North.
According to Gould, he is fine. In fact, according to CSN Chicago, he is more than fine. He is confident.
“I’m good. Everything’s...
The Chicago Bears were forced to place K Robbie Gould on season-ending IR after he suffered a calf injury during warmups on Sunday. The team signed K Olindo Mare to take his place after they held a tryout on Tuesday that also involved Neil Rackers and Billy Cundiff.
Gould is still under contract for another season, and given that the injury isn’t any things major, he figures...
Fantasy Football News - After week 14′s game, Chicago Bears kicker Robbie Gould said he was just fine and would be good to go in week 15. Apparently the Bears felt otherwise and sent Gould to the injured reserve and promptly signed former long-time Dolphin, Olindo Mare.
FFLockerRoom Take - The Bears kickers have always done relatively well for fantasy but I wouldn’t trust Olindo...
Bears PK Robbie Gould injured himself in pregame warmup and won't do the kickoff work.Fantasy Spin:Gould will try to kick any field goals, but the injury will certainly limit his distance.
The Chicago Bears have placed kicker Robbie Gould on injured reserve, ending his season. Gould pulled his hamstring during warmups on Sunday. He made two point after attempts in Sunday’s loss to Minnesota.
Gould will finish the season 21-of-25 with two of them being from 50-plus. His contract for next season is worth $2.325 million. Before his injury, Gould had recorded 38 touchbacks...
Chicago Bears kicker Robbie Gould will miss the remainder of the
season after injuring his left calf.
The Chicago Bears lost place kicker Robbie Gould for the season when he was placed on the injured reserve list Tuesday. Gould injured his calf during pre-game warm-ups for Sunday’s game with Minnesota. The injury forced the Bears to use punter Adam Podlesh on kickoffs. To fill the void, the team signed well-traveled veteran Olindo Mare. Mare has spent 15 seasons [...]
Bears kicker Robbie Gould, who injured himself in pregame warmup before Sunday's game against Minnesota (strained left calf), has been placed on the IR ending his season.Fantasy Spin:The Bears signed Olindo Mare.
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- Chicago Bears kicker Robbie Gould will miss the remainder of the season after injuring his left calf.
The Bears placed Gould on injured-reserve on Tuesday and signed veteran kicker Olindo Mare to a one-year contract. They also placed cornerback Sherrick McManis (knee) and safety Craig Steltz (chest) on IR while signing linebacker Jerry Franklin to a two...
The Bears today put K Robbie Gould, S Criag Steltz and CB Sherrick McManis on injured reserve.