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Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher confirmed reports that he will be out two to four weeks and possibly out for the rest of the regular season.
The eight-time Pro Bowl player, who is in the final year of his contract, may have played his last game as a member of the Bears.
Urlacher, 35, admitted to the possibility, telling FOX Chicago: "I do not think that's going to happen. But, if it does, I have had a really good and long career so I would be sad, but I would not be crushed."
Urlacher has played his entire 13 NFL seasons with Chicago. He isn't giving up on a possibility to play again for the Windy City, saying he is "100 percent" going to play in Chicago's potential playoff game.
The Bears will likely move Nick Roach to strong side middle linebacker and Geno Hayes to strong side linebacker. The Bears also added depth to the position by signing linebacker Dom DeCicco to a two-year deal Tuesday.
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Chicago Bears linebacker Brian Urlacher is being fined for the second time in two weeks for horse collar tackles. Urlacher was penalized $15,750 just a week ago for his horse collar take down of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson.
This time, Vaughn McClure of the Chicago Tribune has reported that Urlacher is being fined $21,000 for taking down Seattle Seahawks RB Leon...
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Bears QB Jay Cutler wants to keep his team’s payroll flexible and would take less money in his next deal if it meant that Chicago could bring in new talent, the signal caller mentioned on ESPN 1000′s “The Jay Cutler Show”.
“I want to be on a successful team, and I know that paying one or two or three players premium (salaries) hurts your chances of being able to bring in...
Chicago Bears defensive leader/middle linebacker Brian Urlacher may be out for the remainder of the regular season.
According to reports, the Pro Bowl veteran injured his right hamstring on the second-to-last play of the Bears ‘overtime loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday.
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Chicago Bears MLB Brian Urlacher was slapped with a $21,000 fine, his second in consecutive weeks by the NFL for a horse-collar tackle during the Bears 23-17 overtime loss to Seattle. The fine was levied after Urlacher tackled Seahawks running back Leon Washington. Last week, the league fined Urlacher $15,750 for a tackle on Minnesota’s Adrian Peterson. Urlacher plans to appeal...
Chicago's defense has caught the injury bug, the worst of which is Brian Urlacher, who could be done for the season. As a result, Jay Cutler says the offense must raise its level of play.
He's the latest in the long tradition of Chicago Bears middle linebackers. It started with Dick Butkus in the 60's and 70's. Mike Singletary continued it in the 80's and early 90's. And since the beginning of the new milennium, it's been Brian Urlacher. But with an injury to his hamstring, he could [...]
The Vikings’ respect of Bears middle linebacker Brian Urlacher runs deep, and they expect his absence will affect Chicago’s defense. Vikings players spoke in glowing terms of Urlacher, who won’t play Sunday.
The 23-17 loss to the Seattle Seahawks Sunday was a costly one for Brian Urlacher, not only did the Bears middle linebacker strain his right hamstring, Urlacher was also fined $31,500 for a horse-collar tackle on Seahawks running back Leon Washington late in the second quarter, according to a league source.
On the play, Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson completed a screen pass...
We review what went wrong in last week's contest against the Seahawks. We also discuss Brian Urlacher's hamstring injury with Dr. Bob, The Sports Doctor, and break down Bears-Vikings with Tim Yotter of VikingUpdate.com.
The Chicago Tribune reported Tuesday that the team signed linebacker Dom DeCicco to the 53-man roster, bringing back DeCicco three months after he was released with an injury settlement.
Urlacher suffered a right hamstring injury during overtime of the Bears' 23-17 loss to the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday and Bears coach Lovie Smith said during his Monday press conference that...
The Chicago Bears' defense is finding it difficult to close out games and showing signs of some real wear and tear.
Playing without injured linebacker Brian Urlacher and with several other lineup changes, the Bears will have to find a way to turn it around Sunday against a Minnesota Vikings offense that can run opponents into the ground behind Adrian Peterson. A win would also...
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