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How important will it be for the Chicago Bears to re-sign linebacker Nick Roach, a potential long-term replacement for Brian Urlacher, once free agency begins this offseason?
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What has Jay Cutler been up to? Oh, not much besides looking mopey and wearing sweatpants to a Tennessee shopping center where the Bears quarterback was pictured with what looks to be a pack of smokes. You know, he’s Smokin’ Jay Cutler.
According to @dalyrt5, this photo was snapped at 3:30 on Valentine’s Day.
I swear I just saw Jay Cutler at Target in Brentwood…
Kellen Davis showed a lot of promise as a player for the Chicago Bears in his limited action. At one time it was thought that Davis could consistently catch 40 to 50 balls a season and be a very good TE threat for the Bears. He had shown some solid ability speed good hands and he's a big target that can jump.
This was supposed to be the year the Davis broke out and replaced...
Chicago Bears new head coach Marc Trestman mentioned on Thursday that they have yet to discuss a contract extension with QB Jay Cutler.
“I haven’t discussed any of that with Jay or with Phil (Emery) up to this point,” Trestman said, via NFL.com.
Cutler, 29, is entering the final year of his contract and figures to receive a sizable raise, considering that he’s set to make ...
Head coach Marc Trestman of the Chicago Bears addresses the media at the 2013 NFL Scouting Combine at Lucas Oil Stadium on Feb. 21 in Indianapolis, Ind. (AP Photo/Johnny Vy)
New Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman talked to the media at the 2013 NFL Combine in Indianapolis on Thursday.
Here’s a brief summary of his Q&A session with the media.
On how the last few weeks have...
For the second offseason in a row, Bears defensive lineman Israel Idonije is set to become a free agent. Should the team re-sign the veteran or let the 32-year-old walk?
The Bears believe Shea McClellin has the versatility to play either defensive end or linebacker, but general manager Phil Emery clarified that his long-term plan for the former first-round draft pick doesn't include succeeding Brian Urlacher.
"We don't envision him playing middle linebacker here,'' Emery told the Tribune on Thursday at the NFL scouting combine...
The easiest way for the Chicago Bears to create significant room under the salary cap in advance of the March 12 opening of free agency is to restructure the contract of eight-time Pro Bowl defensive end Julius Peppers, Brad Biggs of the Chicago Tribune reports.
The Bears did so two years ago with a move in February 2011 that cleared $8.4 million in cap savings, a year after he...
Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery spoke today at the NFL Scouting Combine, touching on the futures of Devin Hester, Henry Melton, Jay Cutler and more.
Bears general manager Phil Emery called Jay Cutler a "franchise" quarterback. Coach Marc Trestman wouldn't go there.
While the men may differ somewhat in their view of Cutler, they're in lockstep when it comes to Devin Hester, who has suggested he might seek a trade after announcing the day after the season that he could be done with the game.
New Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman put the finishing touches on his initial coaching staff with the addition of Mike Groh as the receivers coach. The 41-year old Groh had served as Alabama’s receivers coach and recruiting coordinator. Prior to that, he coached at Virginia and Louisville. He is the son of former NFL and college coach Al Groh. The younger [...]
INDIANAPOLIS -- Transitioning from the Canadian Football League to the NFL is going to create a learning curve. For new Chicago Bears head coach Marc Trestman, who spent the past five years with the Montreal Alouettes, his research will begin with a history lesson on his team's rivalry with the Green Bay Packers."I'm not as familiar (with the rivalry) as I'm going...
According to a report by 24/7sports.com, Alabama wide receivers coach/recruiting coordinator Mike Groh is leaving for a job with the Chicago Bears. But per a source, the Crimson Tide has already hired Florida State assistant Billy Napier as his replacement.
During today's press conference, Chicago Bears general manager Phil Emery said that the team was close to filling the lone remaining position in new head coach Marc Trestman's offense: The wide receivers coach.
A few hours later, it's been announced that Mike Groh, son of Al Groh, has been hired to fill that role.
Mike has been the WR coach for the national champion...
The Montreal Alouettes have named Dan Hawkins their new head coach- replacing Marc Trestman, who is now coach for the Chicago Bears. All Trestman did was take the Als to back-to-back Grey Cup titles in 2009 and '10 and was named the CFL's coach of the year in '09.
Hawkins last coaching gig was at Colorado where he flamed out gloriously- going 19...