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Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall spoke at the eighth annual Comcast Family Fest at Solider Field on Friday night and had a secret to tell the 27,352 fans that attended the event.
“This is just between us, so keep it here,” Marshall Said.
Bears head coach Lovie Smith didn’t mind Marshall’s prediction.
“It would be hard to tell guys, ‘hey, let’s try to win eight games,’ ‘let’s try to win the division,’” Smith said. “[Super Bowl] is the ultimate goal, what everybody in the locker room is trying to achieve. No problem with that at all.”
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Bears receiver Brandon Marshall, who hasn't masked his excitement about joining the Bears, fired up those in attendance at Family Fest Friday night. After answering a couple of questions after practice over Soldier Field's public address system, Marshall playfully told the crowd, "This is just between us, so keep it here." Then, he said, "Super Bowl,"...
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Today, Chicago Bears wide receiver Devin Thomas has decided to retire from football (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)
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Practicing before more than 27,000 fans at Soldier Field, the Chicago Bears showed off their revitalized passing game Friday night before an enthusiastic ”Family Night” crowd. Quarterback Jay Cutler fired several passes to wide receiver Brandon Marshall in 7-on-7 and 11-on-11 drills. Marshall, enjoying a strong camp after being acquired from Miami, looks forward to the support...
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Bears wide receiver Devin Thomas, a former Michigan State star, retired from football today at the age of 25.
"I have decided to retire from the NFL," Thomas posted on his Twitter.
Devin Thomas holds the MSU record for all-purpose yards in a season with 2,590. (State News Photo)
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