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The Chicago Bears and former New York Jets guard Matt Slauson have agreed to a 1-year contract.
The team announced the deal on Friday. Bears General Manager Phil Emery says Slauson's size and strength will make him a challenger for a starting guard position. Slauson, 6-5, 315-pounds, started 48 of 51 games with the Jets. New York drafted him out of Nebraska in 2009. Last season he didn't allow any sacks.
Slauson was listed on New York's injury report with a knee injury last season.
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Brad Biggs is reporting that the Chicago Bears have signed G Matt Slauson to a one-year deal.
Slauson, previously with the Jets, figures to replace Lance Louis who just recently signed with the Miami Dolphins.
Previous reports indicated that Slauson could be an option for the Cowboys, but they chose to sign S Will Allen and LB Justin Durant instead.
Last year, Slauson graded out...
Today’s Turn On The Jets 12 Pack is dedicated to Mark Sanchez: our lazy, coddled, mentally weak, California hippie, noodle armed quarterback….as most Jets “fans” will call him. On to the 12 pack!
1. Yesterday a story was released about Mark Sanchez working with Jeff Garcia for the previous few weeks on learning Marty Mornhinweg’s offense. The response from most people...
The Chicago Bears have quietly put together a very solid off-season. They added LT Jermon Bushrod and TE Martellus Bennett out of the gate on the first day of free agency.
Bennett, 26 has made 48 starts in five seasons, while Bushrod, 28, has made 62 starts in six seasons.
The Bears got two players who were needed desperately. A tall and speedy tight end like Bennett who can stretch...
Reppin’ Jordan Juan…
Jets backup quarterback Tim Tebow is a man of the people. He doesn’t hide out in fear of paparazzi, and he certainly doesn’t avoid his loyal fan base. Check out this tweet from a few fans, “Thank you SO much 4 being so HUMBLE and kind to ur fans! Sorry if we bothered u on ur movie night!” With Tim decked out in Jordan gear, he definitely earned some...
THAT'S MR. GARCIA TO YOU
Mark Sanchez and former Raiders quarterback JaMarcus Russell reportedly are working with former Pro Bowl quarterback Jeff Garcia in California.
Tight end Fred Davis was due to visit the New York Jets to shop his wares on Friday.
On late Thursday, he abruptly pulled out of the visit limiting his choices to the Washington Redskins and the Buffalo Bills.
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The NFL’s “Offseason” is a bit of a misnomer – for any given team’s front office, at least. For owners and managers, the months between February and August comprise the busy season. The NFL is a business, just like any other, so managers and owners spend this time sifting through scouting reports and financial statements, all while analyzing the utility of prospective player...
After an up-and-down season led to a 10-6 finish that did not include the playoffs, the Chicago Bears surprised many observers by firing head coach Lovie Smith, despite his becoming the second coach in the Super Bowl era to take the team to the big game.
So the Bears enter a new era in 2013. Marc Trestman will try to join Bud Grant and Marv Levy as coaches who have had success...