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Game-day photos from the Chicago Bears' second preseason game against the Washington Redskins.

Chicago Bears Roster Battle: Chris Spencer and Chilo Rachal

The battle to be the starting left guard for the Chicago Bears is going to come down to the final days of the preseason.  During my film evaluation of the offensive line, I intently focused in on Chilo Rachal and incumbent Chris Spencer.  Spencer is the starter for the time being based on the fact he was one of the best performing offensive linemen of 2011. He was the starting...

Redskins' RG3 shows inexperience , Brian Orakpo, Brandon Meriweather injured

After showing Washington Redskins fans last week that he can make plays and find open receivers, Robert Griffin III was bound to have a game where he looked like a rookie. That happened Saturday night against the Chicago Bears. With Griffin under center for six first-half drives the Redskins scored just three points with five first downs. He was sacked three times for a loss of...

Smith and Bears await injury updates

Overshadowing what was an otherwise entertaining preseason contest that the Bears rallied to win on Robbie Gould’s 57-yard field goal, Chicago Bears head coach Lovie Smith is awaiting updates on the severity of injuries to a trio of players that are being counted on for key contributions this season. Punter Adam Podlesh (hip) and safeties Chris Conte (shoulder) and Brandon Hardin...

Julius Peppers confirms academic transcript posted on UNC site

Former UNC star and current Chicago Bear Julius Peppers confirmed today that it was his academic transcript that someone posted on the university’s website last week. The school never confirmed the authenticity of the document and no one knows sure how or who posted the link to the transcript. Peppers released a statement through his agent today . “This week has been...

Helu May Be Sideline For Rest Of Preseason

Redskins running back Roy Helu may not play again this preseason due to soreness in both of his Achilles' tendons.Fantasy Spin:John Keim of the Washington Examiner said Redskins coach Mike Shanahan told reporters that Helu was now dealing with issues with both of his Achilles (he had missed time this preseason with left Achilles tendinitis). Helu should go undrafted in most fantasy...

Skins recap, Giants preview highlight “Bears Claws”

A breakdown of the Redskins contest, a preview of the Giants game, and discussion about Brian Urlacher’s injury situation are all on the table Tuesday when “Bears Claws” returns to the air for a preseason special on Blogtalk Radio. Join the guys for a fast-paced 30 minutes of Bears news, discussion, and commentary.  They’ll welcome a Giants contributor who will examine Friday [...]

Bears training camp wrap: offense

The Chicago Bears finished up 2012 training camp this week. Let’s break down the entire offensive roster based on what we saw on the practice fields of Olivet Nazarene University.

Brian Orakpo will undergo an MRI on his shoulder

AP According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Redskins linebacker Brian Orakpo will undergo an MRI on his injured shoulder today. The Redskins don’t believe his injury is serious. Washington LB Brian Orakpo is scheduled to undergo an MRI today on his shoulder but the Redskins don’t believe his injury is serious. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) August 19, 2012  

Bears vs. Redskins: What to watch for

The Bears square off against the Washington Redskins at Soldier Field tonight in the team’s second preseason game. We break down 10 things to watch for during this evening’s contest.

Detroit Lions or Chicago Bears: Who can beat the Packers?

Athlon Sports will preview the upcoming 2012 NFL season with in-depth roundtable debates with our editors and other experts from around the...

Bears vs. Redskins postgame quotes

All the noteworthy quotes from Chicago Bears players and coaches following the team's 2nd preseason game, a 33-31 victory over the Washington Redskins.

Live Interactive Chat: Preseason Week 2

Join JS, and your fellow subscribers, from the press box at Soldier Field throughout tonight's preseason contest against the Washington Redskins.
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